5 Inch Hummingbird Block

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5 Inch Hummingbird Block Pattern


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Quilting: 5 Inch Hummingbird Block
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5 Inch Hummingbird Block Hummingbird Blocks
5 Inch Hummingbird Block Hummingbird Blocks
5 Inch Hummingbird Block Hummingbirds Quilt
5 Inch Hummingbird Block Hummingbird Blocks
5 Inch Hummingbird Block Hummingbird Blocks

Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

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Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • To construct this block you will need to be familiar with the foundation paper piecing technique.

Pattern Description:

This is a Foundation Paper Piecing Pattern for a 5 inch Hummingbird Block.

The pattern consists of a single foundation and is clearly numbered in sequential order for foundation paper piecing. Seam allowances are included.

Foundation Paper Piecing instructions are NOT included however I have written a detailed tutorial - including photos of every step required to successfully foundation paper piece this block - which you will find on my blog. Included also are useful instructions and tips to assist you in successfully completing this project including fabric placement and cutting instructions:


Turn your Hummingbird blocks into a pillow cover or keep going and make as many blocks as are required to make a patchwork quilt.

Please print ACTUAL SIZE. Do not reduce or scale to fit.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • The Hummingbird block is 5 inches x 5 inches - finished.


  • Rotary Cutter, Ruler and Cutting Mat
  • Sewing Machine
  • Scissors
  • Printer
  • Iron
  • Fabric
  • Thread

You Will Also Need:

  • Paper for printing foundation papers. I have used standard copy paper for my foundations.

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