Block of the Month

Visit this page each month for links and instructions for the upcoming Block of the Month project.
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Block of the Month - Bring to the JULY 2017 Guild meeting. 

Colors: Cream background, red stars and blue center. Or make the stars blue and the center red. Your choice!

Make the Ohio Star block available here:

http://www.mccallsquilting.com/patterns/details.html?idx=8252

Call Cathie Smith if you have any questions.
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Block of the Month - Bring to the JUNE 2017 Guild meeting. 

Make a 16 patch block using any SOLID colors you'd like. Use up those leftover scraps from the challenge!

Cut 16, 2 1/2 in squares and sew them together in a 4x4 block.

Call Cathie Smith if you have any questions.
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Block of the Month - Bring to the MAY 2017 Guild meeting. 

Colors: Two contrasting Asian prints, solid black and solid cream (instead of website green)

Make the Lantern block available here:

http://www.azpatch.com/bom/bom2008/06jun08/bom08jun.htm


Online instructions are for 2 blocks. Halve cutting instructions for 1 block.

Call Cathie Smith if you have any questions.
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Block of the Month - Bring to the MAR 2017 Guild meeting. 

Colors: Green (print or solid) and white (tone on tone or solid).

Make the SHOOFLY block available here:



Call Cathie Smith if you have any questions.
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Block of the Month - Bring to the FEB 2017 Guild meeting. 

Colors: Red and white. Tone on tone, but no prints.

Make the Square and Star block available here:



Call Cathie Smith if you have any questions.
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Block of the Month - Bring to the JAN 2017 Guild meeting. 

Use the 4" block pattern.

Colors 
Background: winter sky (grey, bluish grey, clouds)
Tree: green
Snow: white
Trunk: brown

Make the Winter Pine block available here:

http://forestquilting.com/paperpiecing_free/paperpiecing_free_pdfs/winterpineup.pdf

Note: Your block will be the mirror image of the picture shown. 


Call Cathie Smith if you have any questions.
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Block of the Month - Bring to the NOV 2016 Guild meeting. 

Colors - 30's prints and a pastel solid and black.

Make the 30's Courthouse block available here:

http://www.azpatch.com/bom/bom2007/08aug07/bom07aug.htm

Note: Online cutting instructions are for two blocks. Cut the quantity in half for one block.


Call Cathie Smith if you have any questions.

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Block of the Month - Bring to the OCT 2016 Guild meeting. 

Colors - Any fall colors: gold, rust, green, tan etc.

Block:  Your choice! Make any 12 1/2 (unfinished) block in fall colors


Call Cathie Smith if you have any questions.

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Block of the Month - Bring to the SEPT 2016 Guild meeting. 

Colors -
Background: White/White on white
Cards: Any bright colors or prints

Make the Card Trick block available here:

http://www.mccallsquilting.com/content_downloads/Card_Trick.pdf

This site has enhanced piecing instructions and pressing details:

http://www.generations-quilt-patterns.com/card-trick-quilt-block.html

Call Cathie Smith if you have any questions.

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Block of the Month - Bring to the AUG 2016 Guild meeting. 

Colors - Yellow/gold and dark blue fabrics per the pattern.

Make the Firelfies block available here:

http://www.azpatch.com/bom/bom2004/01jan04/bom04jan.htm

Call Cathie Smith if you have any questions.

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Block of the Month - Bring to the JULY 2016 Guild meeting. 

Colors - Any red, white and blue fabrics per the pattern.

Make the Shimmer block available here:

http://www.mccallsquilting.com/content_downloads/Shimmer_Block_15322.pdf


Call Cathie Smith if you have any questions.

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Block of the Month - Bring to the JUNE 2016 Guild meeting. 


Background - White or white on white
Colors - Bright summery fabrics. Very scrappy.

Make the Magic Scrappy Pinwheel block available here:

http://www.azpatch.com/bom/bom2002/08aug02/bom02aug.htm


Call Cathie Smith if you have any questions.

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Block of the Month - Bring to the MAY 2016 Guild meeting. 

Colors are described in the instructions.

Make the Victorian Tulip block available here:

http://www.azpatch.com/bom/bom2002/02feb02/bom02feb.htm


Call Cathie Smith if you have any questions.

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Colors:  
White-on-white and 30's prints as noted in the directions.
Make the Jacob's Ladder block available here:

http://www.sewquilty.com/History/9806.html


Call Cathie Smith if you have any questions.

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Block of the Month - Bring to the FEB 2016 Guild meeting

Colors:  
White (solid/reads as a solid) for the background
Red (solid/reads as a solid) for one half of the heart
Pink or red prints for the other half of the heart

Make the Nine-Patch Heart Block block available here:

http://www.mccallsquilting.com/content_downloads/Nine-Patch_Heart_Block_7515.pdf


Call Cathie Smith if you have any questions.

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Block of the Month - Bring to the JAN 2016 Guild meeting

Colors:  Use the jewel tone colors specified in the file below.

Make the Comforts of Home block available here:

http://www.sewquilty.com/History/0410.html


Call Cathie Smith if you have any questions.

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Block of the Month - Bring to the NOV 2015 Guild meeting

Colors:  Any fall colors. Light background, medium/dark geese and center. If one is medium, make the other dark. Do NOT use the colors displayed in the file.

Make the Whirling Geese block available here:

http://www.mccallsquilting.com/content_downloads/Whirling_Geese.pdf


Call Cathie Smith if you have any questions.

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Block of the Month - Bring to the OCT 2015 Guild meeting

Cut squares are 5".

Colors:  And color Batiks. A dark color for the center block. Medium for the corners and lights between the mediums. Can be scrappy. Do NOT use the colors displayed in the file.

Note: After cutting the nine patch in half both ways, rearrange and sew back together using the example in the middle at the bottom of the page.

Make the Disappearing Nine Patch block available here:


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Block of the Month - Bring to the SEPT 2015 Guild meeting

Colors:  Dark plaids and cream/tan solid, print or plaid. Can be scrappy. Do NOT use the colors displayed in the file.

Make the Snail's Trail block available here:

https://wiggio.com/web/folder/view_file?docid=7963603

Call Cathie Smith if you have any questions.


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Block of the Month - Bring to the AUG 2015 Guild meeting

Colors:  White background and any bright color/print

Make the HOME CIRCLE block available here:

Call Cathie Smith if you have any questions.



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Block of the Month - Bring to the JULY 2015 Guild meeting

Colors:  Scrappy red, white and blue. Prints and/or solids.

Make the String Block block available here:


Call Cathie Smith if you have any questions.



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Block of the Month - Bring to the JUNE 2015 Guild meeting

Colors:  Scrappy spring colors and white

Make the Great Granny Square block available here:

Call Cathie Smith if you have any questions.



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Block of the Month - Bring to the APRIL 2015 Guild meeting

Colors:  Scrappy lights and darks with a RED center block

Make the Log Cabin block available here:

Call Cathie Smith if you have any questions.



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Block of the Month - Bring to the MARCH 2015 Guild meeting

Colors:  Civil War
Color 1: Any dark or dark/med
Color 2: Any coordinating med
Color 3: Cream shirting

Make the Hayes' Corner  block available here:
http://www.quilterscache.com/H/HayesCornerBlock.html


Call Cathie Smith if you have any questions.

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Block of the Month - Bring to the FEBRUARY 2015 Guild meeting

Colors:
Cream: Solid or tone on tone
Dark print: Any dark Asian fabric that will contrast with the cream
Make the Garden Path  block available here:

http://www.mccallsquilting.com/patterns/details.html?idx=15047%20Garden%20Path



Call Cathie Smith if you have any questions.

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Block of the Month - Bring to the JANUARY 2015 Guild meeting

Colors:
Any colors. Make it scrappy. Just use high contrasting fabrics for the four patches.

Make the Triple 4 Patch block available here:

http://www.quiltsfromtheheart.org/patterns/triple-4-patch.pdf

Cut pieces A & B 12 1/2" long.

Call Cathie Smith if you have any questions.

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Block of the Month - Bring to the NOVEMBER 2014 Guild meeting

Colors:
Autumn/fall colors

Make the Double Necktie block available here:

http://www.quilterscache.com/D/DoubleNecktieBlock.html

I will have handouts available at the October 2014 Guild meeting.

Call Cathie Smith if you have any questions.


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Block of the Month - Bring to the OCTOBER 2014 Guild meeting

Colors:
Any light/bright colors

Make the California Block available here:

http://www.quilterscache.com/C/CaliforniaBlock.html

My sample block:

I will have handouts available at the September 2014 Guild meeting.

Call Cathie Smith if you have any questions.


Block of the Month - Bring to the SEPTEMBER 2014 Guild meeting

Colors:
Bright batiks - two high contrasting colors

Make the Urban Block available here:

mccallsquilting.com/content_downloads/Urban_Block.pdf

I will have handouts available at the August 2014 Guild meeting.

Call Cathie Smith if you have any questions.


Block of the Month - Bring to the AUGUST 2014 Guild

meeting

Colors: Neutrals

Light - Creams, grays, light tans

Medium - Tans, grays, mixtures of both

Dark - Black

All fabric can be solids, tone on tone or prints that


'read' like a solid.

If your LAST name begins with A - L:

Make the Hug Block available here:http://www.mccallsquilting.com/content_downloads/Hug_Block.pdf

If your LAST name begins with M - Z:
Make the Kiss Block available here:http://www.mccallsquilting.com/content_downloads/Kiss_Block.pdf


I will have handouts available at the July 2014 Guild meeting.

Call Cathie Smith if you have any questions.



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Block of the Month - Bring to the JULY 2014 Guild meeting
Patriotic Star Blocks by Allison Harris
Colors:
Any combination of red, white and blue.

Full instructions are on the Cluck Cluck SEW website:
http://www.cluckclucksew.com/2011/06/tutorial-july-star-blocks.html

I will have handouts available at the June 2014 Guild meeting.
Call Cathie Smith if you have any questions.


Block of the Month - Bring to the June 2014 Guild meeting

Scrappy Mountain Majesties by Bonnie Hunter

Colors:
Light square: white, cream or light tan
Dark square : blue, green or brown

Make sure there is enough contrast between your light and dark fabrics.

Cut one 8 1/2" square of the light and the dark. This will result in two completed blocks. Make as many as you'd like!

Full instructions are on Bonnie's website:

http://quiltville.blogspot.com/2005/06/scrappy-mountain-majesties.html

I will have abbreviated handouts at the May 2014 Guild meeting.

Call Cathie Smith if you have any questions.


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