
** Preparing the
Pieces and Sewing the Block ** 


From Color 1 cut one strip 21/2" x 81/2", one strip 21/2" x 5"cut in half to make two 21/2" squares,
one strip 21/2" x 18" cut into four 21/2" x 4 1/2" rectangles, one
strip 21/2" x 26"cut into four 21/2" x 61/2" rectangles, one
strip 21/2" x 161/2", and one strip 41/2" x 9"cut into two 41/2" squares... 


From Color 2 cut one strip 21/2" x
9"cut into two 21/2" x 41/2" rectangles, one strip 21/2" x
15"cut into six 21/2" squares, one strip 41/2" x 9" cut into two
41/2" squares.
From Color 3 cut one strip 21/2" x 10"cut into four
21/2" squares...



From Color 4 cut one strip 21/2" x 20"
cut into eight 21/2" squares...
From Color 5 cut one strip 27/8" x 53/4" do NOT cut
this one further at this time, one strip 21/2" x 10" cut into four 21/2" squares...



From Color 6 cut one strip 21/2" x 33"
cut into two strips 21/2" x 161/2", one strip 21/2" x 201/2",
one strip 5" x 221/2"  cut into eighteen 21/2" squares, one strip 41/2" x 17" cut into two 41/2" x 81/2" rectangles, one strip
5" x 36" cut into sixteen 21/2" x 41/2" rectangles, and one strip
27/8" x 53/4" do NOT cut this one further at this time... 

I'm going to take us Row by Row for this one,
first explaining the units/pieces needed for that row, and then showing how it goes
together...on to Page 2!

