Skill Level INTERMEDIATE
Finished Size 12″ x 12″
Step 1. Pin match points together and sew from edge to edge, Template A red print half-rectangle to Template A cream half-rectangle (Diagram I). Make 1/1R red print and cream and 1/1R green print and cream pieced rectangles total.
Step 2. Draw diagonal line on wrong side of two 3 1/2″ x 3 1/2″ squares. Place one square on corner of red solid 6 1/2″ x 6 1/2″ square. Sew on drawn line and trim away excess fabric (Diagram II). Repeat for opposite corner to make pieced square.
Step 3. Sew 3 cream squares 2″ x 2″ and 1 gold 2″ x2″ together (see Diagram III for layout) to make 4-patch unit. Make 1.
Step 4. Using Diagram IV as guide, sew cream 3 1/2″ x 3 1/2″ squares to pre-pieced units to make rows. Sew rows together to make Flower Bud Block.