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Block of the Month

2015 Block of the Month

We will not be having a Block of the Month this year - participation has shown us we need a break! Not sure when we will resume.

2014 Block of the Month: from "The Union Quilter" by Jennifer Chiaverini.

This year's blocks came from the book "The Union Quilter" by Jennifer Chiaverini. Please make your block similar to the color photos that are found in each month's directions.

Due on February 11th - Campfire - 12-1/2" block

Due on March 11th - Manassas - 12-1/2" block

Due on April 8th - Farm In The Valley - 12-1/2" block

Due on May 13th - Pennsylvania - 12-1/2" block

Due on June 10th - Union Hall - 12-1/2" block

Due on July 8th - Jonathan's Sachel - 12-1/2" block

Due on August 12th - no block due this month!

Due on September 9th - Gettysburg - 12-1/2" block

Due on October 14th - Corner Stone - 12-1/2" block

Due on November 11th - Charley Stokey's Star - 12-1/2" block

2013 Block of the Month: Amish-style quilt blocks.

Amish-style quilts typically feature two or three dominant colors. An inner border is added to frame the quilt; a second border (twice as wide as the first) is added.

Due on January 8 - Sheepfold - 12-1/2" block

Due on February 5 - Hole in the Barn Door - 12-1/2" block

Due on March 12 - Shoo-fly - 12-1/2" block

Due on April 9 - Tulip Time - 12-1/2" block

Due on May 14 - Friendship Star - 12-1/2" block

Due on June 11 - Jerusalem Cross - 12-1/2" block

Due on July 9 - Eight-pointed Star - 12-1/2" block

Due on August 13 - Old Grey Goose - 12-1/2" block

Due on September 10 - Ohio Star - 12-1/2" block

Due on October 8 - Flying Geese - 12-1/2" block

Due on November 12- Pinwheel - 12-1/2" block

December block finishes the quilt - Variable Star - 12-1/2" block

(Any questions may be directed to Linda Winder - Chair), Connie Harrison, Peggy Mobley or Rowena Reed.)

2012 Block of the Month: designs from Charlotte Simpson.

Tools - makes 12" finished square

Gingham Scottie Dog With Collar - makes a 10-1/2" unfinished block

Bird Tracks - 12-1/2" unfinished block

Farmer's Daughter - 10" finished block

Thrifty - 9" finished block

Four Corners - Makes a 9" finished block.

Black & White - Make (4) 6" blocks to create a 12" finished block

Buttercup - 9" finished block

Dublin Steps - 12" finished block

Button My Shoe - 9" finished block

Something Borrowed - 12" finished block

Arkansas Cross Roads - 8" finished block

(Any questions may be directed to Charlotte Simpson.)

 

2011 Block of the Month Designs:

Four Score - 12-1/2" unfinished block

Nine Patch Discovery - 12-1/2" unfinished block

Turn, Turn, Turn - 12-1/2" unfinished block

Star Player - 12-1/2" unfinished block

Shimmering Sunset - 12-1/2" unfinished block

Summer Winds - 12-1/2" unfinished block

Best Friends - 12-1/2" unfinished block

Rocky Road - 12-1/2" unfinished block

Town Square - 12-1/2" unfinished block

 

2010 Block of the Month Designs:

Double Four Patch - 8-1/2" unfinished block

Crossroads To Jericho - 9" unfinished block

Bow-tie - 12-1/2" unfinished block

Log Cabin Star - 12-1/2" unfinished block

Maple Leaf - 9-1/2" unfinished block

Old Maid's Puzzle - 11-1/2" unfinished block

Town Square - 12-1/2" unfinished block

Ask & Answer - 12-1/2" unfinished block

 

2009 Block of the Month Designs: Underground Railroad

Birds of the Air - 12-1/2" unfinished block

Jacobs Ladder - 12-1/2" unfinished block

Monkey Wrench - 12-1/2" unfinished block

Flower Basket - 12-1/2" unfinished block

Bear's Paw - 12-1/2" unfinished block

Log Cabin - 12-1/2" unfinished block

Drunkard's Path - 12-1/2" unfinished block

Sailboat - 12-1/2" unfinished block

Flying Geese - 12-1/2" unfinished block

Wagon Wheel - 12-1/2" unfinished block