Tuesday ~ Block Day

After cutting the   2 1/2 inch squares I needed for my Gwennie Medallion quilt, I was able to start piecing my star blocks.

Along with the squares, I pulled out these little bins of leftover triangles to use for the points.



Since I was working on these, I used my Twist blocks as leaders/enders for the stars and the stars as leader/enders for the Twist blocks!

If all goes according to plan, I should be done with this set soon.

My pile is definitely growing!I just need to get another audio book started.

Have a great day!

Linking up with The Quilting Room with Mel , Free Motion by the River

About katyquilts

I am a wife, mom of four amazing adult kids, and a former librarian. I love making everything from traditional quilts to art quilts. I am thankful to God my Father and Creator for the gift of creativity!
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7 Responses to Tuesday ~ Block Day

  1. Connie Kresin Campbell says:

    Great blocks and love your sewing machine!

  2. Joy says:

    I’ve just started piecing with leader and enders. I’ve cut 2.5 inch squares from my pink scraps and I’m going to make an Irish Chain quilt. I was amazed at how many squares I got out of my scraps because I don’t consider a chunk of fabric a scrap until it is quite small. I admire your method of two leader ender projects at one time. Something for me to aspire to.

  3. Cathy says:

    I love your twist blocks. I’ve been putting aside fabric to make a quilt using this block. Hugs

  4. Louise says:

    Love your Gwen stars…she has definitely inspired so many quilters.

  5. Kathi Riemer says:

    You have a great pile of blocks. I am anxious to see how this quilt turns out. Don’t you just love audio books!

  6. Val W says:

    A lot of us are looking at your twist blocks and thinking ‘I should do that’. I can’t wait to see how you lay out the quilt.

  7. Cécile says:

    I think we are all going to make Wonky stars but I love them ! 🙂

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