This quilt is the 2023 Block of the Month quilt for The Quilt Show. It was designed by Sarah Fielke exclusively for The Quilt Show and is only available at The Quilt Show. The best news is it's FREE for Star Members of The Quilt Show. Each month in 2023 a new part of the quilt is released for download to Star Members.
Even if you are not making this quilt, these tips may be of interest on other projects.
RESOURCES TO HELP YOU:
Watch BOTH videos Sarah provided for Month 2.
Watch the Show again to remind yourself of all the goodness to come.
Read the pattern carefully before beginning.
This blog is also intended to supplement the pattern and will often show what I did wrong to save you from the same mistake.
This month we start making circles, a lot of circles. Sarah calls this design Hollyhocks:
There are 116 circles in 5 different sizes--we make some this month and the rest in Month 3.
Sarah has a nifty way of making turned edge circles using cardboard templates and aluminum foil. You simply must watch the show--it's FREE for EVERYONE all of 2023--to see her amazing method: Show 3201 Those who bought the optional Accessory Kit have these templates for her method: