Wednesday, December 19, 2012

Fundamentals Sew Along - Week 51

Hi Everyone:

     Block 51 everyone, we are almost there.   I will understand if you are not keeping up this week.    It is a crazy busy time for alot of you.  But if you are fantastic!

     This weeks block is called Beacon Lights.  Sew your small square using colour #2 to colour #1 triangles creating a pieced triangles.  Make 4 of these.

Pieced Triangle
     Next sew two triangles from colour #2 to medium square of colour #1 lining up the centre of the triangle to the squares.  See photo below.  Make 4 of these.

Pieced Block Segment

     Sew fabric #3 rectangles in place.

Pieced Block Segment
     Layout two pieced triangles and one pieced block segment and sew them together to create a larger pieced triangle.  Make two of these.
Pieced Triangle Block Segment

     Layout the remaining two block segments with your fabric #1 square in the middle and sew them together.

Centre Block Segment

     Piece together your three block segments to create your block.

Three Block Segments
     These are your finished blocks.
Beacon Lights 30's Fabrics
Beacon Lights Stonehenge Fabrics.
     One more to go!  For those of you who Celebrate Christmas I wish you a very Merry Christmas and I will see you next week for our last block.


Marla's Crafts said...

I like those blocks. They are really nice.

Marjorie's Busy Corner said...

lovely blocks.