This makes a 12" block, and is pieced using regular templates!

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** Preparing the Pieces and Sewing the Block ** 


First lay out the corner and center square templates on your Color 1  10" x 15" rectangle. Cut out four corner shapes, and one center square...



Then lay out and cut your trapezoids from the 2-1/2" x 40" strip of Color 2...


Next layout and cut the eight small Color 3 triangles from a 3-1/2" x 13" strip, and the four large triangles from a 5-1/2" square...


Sew a small Color 3 triangle to the top right and bottom left of each corner piece, using 1/4"seams. Press seam allowances towards the corner unit. Make four like this...on to Page 2!

May 5 2001 Marcia Hohn

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Traditional Block