Celebration Sampler Quilt Along: Block 36

4

Join us for the Celebration Sampler Quilt Along! We are counting down to our Fall Paducah QuiltWeek Show & Contest and our 35th Anniversary celebration. We will be marking the days with fun 8″ quilt blocks.

celebration sampler quilt along

66″ x 66″

Want to make your quilt just like ours?

Each day a new block pattern will be released, for a total of 36 blocks.

Click Here to find the fabric requirements and all the blocks as they are published!

Thank you for joining us in this adventure. Be sure to share your progress, questions, and ideas with us in the AQS Project Parade Facebook Group. We do a monthly Show & Tell and want to be sure you’re included!

Block 36

8” x 8” finished

Cutting Instructions

From the cream fabric, cut:
(1) 2 ½” x 7”
(1) 2 ½” x 6”
(2) 1 ½” x 6”

From the tan fabric, cut:
(2) 1 ½” x 7”

From the orange fabric, cut:
(1) 2 ½” x 7”
(1) 2 ½” x 6”
(2) 1 ½” x 6”

From the teal fabric, cut:
(2) 1 ½” x 7”

Unit Assembly

Strip Piecing Narrow Row Units
Sew together a tan 1 ½” x 7” rectangle and an orange 2 ½” x 7” rectangle along the long side. Press towards the tan. Repeat with a tan 1 ½” x 7” rectangle on the other side of the orange rectangle.

Cut (4) 1 ½” sections from the strip set to make the top and bottom rows.

Repeat with the teal 1 ½” x 7” and cream 2 ½” x 7” strips to cut (4) 1 ½” sections.

Strip Piecing Wide Row Units
Sew together an orange 1 ½” x 6” rectangle and a cream 2 ½” x 6” rectangle along the long side. Press towards the cream. Repeat with an orange 1 ½” x 6” rectangle on the other side of the cream rectangle.

Cut (2) 2 ½” sections from the strip set to make the center rows.

Repeat with the cream 1 ½” x 6” and orange 2 ½” x 6” strips to cut (2) 2 ½” sections.

Block Assembly

Use the block diagram below to layout the block into rows.

Sew the units into rows.
Sew the rows together to complete the block.
Block measures 8 ½” x 8 ½” unfinished.

Click Here to find the fabric requirements and all the blocks as they are published!

Show off your progress, connect with other quilters, get ideas, motivation and more!

Join us in the AQS Project Parade Facebook Group and piece along with us!

Members get even more…

AQS Members can access hundreds of patterns and all past issues of American Quilter at any time!

Find quilt along series like Forever & A Day, 30 Days of Birds and more.

Not a member? Join today!

 

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Related Posts

Leave a Reply

  Subscribe  
Notify of