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March/April 2019 Block Lotto – Mountain View Paper Piecing

The March and April Block Lotto pattern will stretch your creativity and build your paper piecing skills.  Simone has put a detailed post together on her blog found here. A detailed paper piecing pattern is available for download here. Make as many blocks as you would like – each block is entered in our drawing for the… Continue reading March/April 2019 Block Lotto – Mountain View Paper Piecing

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January/February 2019 Block Lotto – Skipping Rocks

Our 2019 Block Lotto program promises to be fun and creative – encouraging you to try new techniques using a modern aesthetic!  We are fortunate to have the talents of our own Simone Bradford for our 2019 Block Lotto program!  For the new year, we’ve decided to do this program bi-monthly so you’ll have plenty… Continue reading January/February 2019 Block Lotto – Skipping Rocks

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November 2018 Block Lotto – No Waste Flying Geese

This is my version of following the online tutorial here. There are quite a few tutorials out there for this version of flying geese, but I liked this one best.  I tried the Eleanor Burns method and I didn’t care for it – mostly because I like matching things. I’m a quilter after all. This… Continue reading November 2018 Block Lotto – No Waste Flying Geese

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October 2018 Block Lotto – Triangles 4 Fun

This month’s block is called ‘Triangles 4 Fun’.  You’ll start by printing out the one-page pattern to show the cutting diagram here. The rest of the instructions are found below for constructing your triangle block!  Happy Triangles! You SHOULD spray and iron your fabric before cutting triangles; as you can see – I didn’t.    … Continue reading October 2018 Block Lotto – Triangles 4 Fun