Maryland State Block
April 28, 1788
12″ x 12″
American Made Brand Fabrics:
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- Print 3 copies of Unit A paper piecing pattern.
- Print 3 copies of Unit B paper piecing pattern.
From the light sky fabric, cut:
(1) 7″ square, cut in half diagonally
(1) 13″ square, cut in half diagonally
From the light tomato fabric, cut:
(2) 4 1/2″ squares, cut in half diagonally
Paper piece Unit A using the numbers for placement order. Make 3.
Paper piece Unit B using the numbers for placement order. make 3.
Sew Unit B to a 4 1/2″ light tomato triangle, matching the 90 degree point first.
Sew Unit A to the other side of the light tomato triangle.
Trim the light tomato triangle to match the paper piecing units.
Remove the papers.
Make 3 triangle units.
Arrange the units as shown in the block assembly diagram below. Sew the units together making a triangle, then sew to the sky blue triangle.
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.