Signature Block Tutorial – Part 2

Where were we? Oh, yes, piecing the block. This is how my pieces lined up.

This is what it looks like with both triangles added. Those little dog ears make it look odd.

This is how I press my blocks. It will be important later.

Looks a bit wonky!

And here is the alternative method I promised to share. I cut two background squares and one big square of the other fabric. For 3 inch finished blocks, cut the big square 3 1/2” and the two smaller squares 2 inches. Draw a line from corner to corner on the smaller squares with a pencil.

Lay the smaller squares on top as shown and sew along each line.

Trim a quarter inch away from the seam.

Ta daaaa!

Press both seams to the same direction.

To be continued….

Have a great day!

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!
This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.

1 Response to Signature Block Tutorial – Part 2

  1. rl2b2017 says:

    Thanks, Katy! That’s how I make my autograph blocks, although I don’t press them that way. I am intrigued to find out why! Hmm. Happy Thursday! ~smile~ Roseanne

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s