LynnHyman on craftsy.com

Civil War Quilt Blocks

Eye Icon Follow
+ Add a Project
Small magnify icon
i
Photo Details:

Birds in the Air

Created in this Craftsy Course

Re-Piecing the Past: Civil War Blocks Then & Now taught by Kaye England

Learn Kaye England's precise piecing methods and make 12 traditional blocks, inspired by the stories of strong women of the Civil War era.

Other projects made as part of this class:

Quilting
Easy
See All Class Projects »

Offer some kudos...

Join the conversation...

Ask a question...

Add your comment...

Here are some details about my project:
Category Quilting
Type Home Decor
Style Traditional
LynnHyman on craftsy.com

What materials did you use? Civil War prints

LynnHyman on craftsy.com

What are you most proud of? That I finished this block. I sewed the wrong seams together 3 times and had to unsew and try again. Finally I got it right. Whew!

LynnHyman on craftsy.com

What advice would you give someone starting this project? Take your time on this one. If you are spatially-challenged like me, you might need to double check before sewing the four quadrants together.

LynnHyman on craftsy.com

perfect points!

07/08/2012 Flag

Great job, nothing wrong with taking it apart to get it right - some days my seam ripper is my most used tool !

07/09/2012 Flag

I love this block! The colors brought me to this comment. Nice!

07/13/2012 Flag

What are measurements for this block

09/15/2014 Flag