Dove in the Window
Skill Level BEGINNER
Finished Size 12″ x 12″
Step 1. On wrong side of 2 5/8″ background fabric, draw diagonal line with the marking tool of your choice. Layer square with 2 5/8″ pink print square, right sides together. Sew 1/4″ seam on each side of marked line; cut apart on marked line. Press open to make pieced squares (Diagram I-A). Make 16.
Step 2. Sew 2 pieced squares together to make pieced-rectangle unit. Make 4/4 reversed (Diagram I-B).
Step 3. Using Diagram II as a guide, sew pieced rectangle to 4″ square. Sew reversed pieced rectange to 2 1/4″ square; sew rows together. Make 4 large pieced squares.
Step 4. Using Assembly Diagram as placement guide, sew 2 large pieced squares to 2″ x 5 3/4″ background strip. Make 2; top and bottom rows. Sew 2 background strips to 2″ pink square to make middle row. Sew rows together to make Dove In the Window Block.