These blocks can help you ease into quilting as you work on just a few skill sets with each block. They can be used for small projects (potholder, pillow top, etc.), the One Block Quilt or just as practice squares. If you really like the pattern, you could repeat the block to make a whole quilt or use it in a sampler quilt.
Learn about sew order, flying geese units, and matching points.
Learn about rotary cutting 1/2 square triangles. No rotary cutter? Try using templates. You will also learn about sew order while working with triangles and rectangles.
Learn about cutting rectangles and matching seams.
Learn about triangles and matching 8 points at the center seam.
Learn about triangles and matching intersections.
Learn how to sew a partial seam while making flying geese units.
Learn how to sew a Y-seam.
Learn how to make a star with only squares and other rectangles and four matching intersections.
Learn how to rotary cut this simple basket block.
Learn how to use quick corners to make these Simple House blocks.
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