Delaware State Block
December 7, 1787
12″ x 12″
American Made Brand Fabrics:
- Print 8 copies of Unit A foundation paper piecing pattern.
- Print 16 copies of Template B or make a freezer paper template.
- Print 1 copy of the Placement Diagram for the applique unit.
Paper piece Unit A using the numbers for placement order. Make 8.
Sew two units together to create a rectangle. Match the outer side-point of piece 1 first, when sewing the units together.
To keep the center point from shifting, sew the units together from the center out.
This rectangle unit measures 3″ x 5 1/4″ unfinished.
Make 4 rectangle units.
Using the Placement Diagram and applique Template B, applique the quarter circles to the 5 1/4″ background squares.
Quarter Square Triangle
Cut a 4″ light yellow and aqua square. Make a Quarter Square Triangle.
Need help making a Quarter Square Triangle, watch this tutorial.
Trim to 3″ square.
Arrange the units as shown in the block assembly diagram below. Sew the units together into rows, then sew the rows into a block.
Block measures 12 1/2″ x 12 1/2″ unfinished.
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Special thanks to Bonnie Browning for use of her book for reference, Vintage Quilt Blocks State by State by Bonnie K. Browning.