pdf Digital Download


Home Decor
Need help? Visit our Help Center »

Have you made this pattern?

Share with the Craftsy community.

About the designer

Trained as an art historian, my love for modern design and traditional craft techniques led me to the fields of quilt pattern and textile design. My husband and two young sons keep me happy, busy, ...

Read More » View all patterns by designer (5) »
Photo of Casey York


from Casey York Design
(7) Name: 'Quilting : Onwards

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • basic applique familiarity; quilting

Pattern Description:

Get some perspective with this striking applique pattern. Winner of the 2013 Modern Quilt Guild Madrona Road challenge and inspired by a seventeenth-century Dutch painting, this quilt embodies a feeling of moving forward.

Large-scale appliques are easy to apply using double-sided fusible web. Instructions are given for finishing raw-edge appliques with embroidery, and a bonus stitch guide illustrates two useful hand stitching techniques.

This pattern features seventeen pages of full-size printable applique templates, as well as a suggestion for quilting.

Quilt pictured features the Madrona Road collection by Violet Craft for Michael Miller fabrics.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 48" long X 51" wide


  • Appliques, large front trees: (2) 1/2 yd. cuts, various fabrics
  • Appliques, medium trees, second from front: (2) fat eighths or 1/4 yd. cuts, various fabrics
  • Appliques, small back trees: (6) fat eighths, 1/4 yd. cuts, or large scraps, various fabrics
  • Background: 1 1/2 yds 60" wide premium muslin
  • Backing: 3 yds
  • Batting: 1 1/2 yds. 90" wide cotton batting (twin size)
  • Binding: 1 yd. (for 3" wide bias-cut strips)
  • Double-sided light fusible web: (10) 9" X 12" sheets or 2 1/2 yds. 12" wide web

You Will Also Need:

  • Optional: 6-stranded cotton embroidery floss to match each applique fabric
  • Computer printer, 8.5" X 11" copy paper, and tape for printing applique templates

Read blog or news article about this pattern »