Let Your Imagination Fly Away With These Bird Quilt Patterns

Birds are always such a delight to feature on a quilt. Whether you stitch a nest for them on a table topper, wall hanging or a child’s quilt, they are a great way to display both color and cuteness.

Spread your wings and quilt one of these beautiful bird quilt patterns!

Applique bird wall hanging

Photo via Feed Dog Design

This 36.5″ x 45.5″ adorable wall hanging, made using a turned-edge appliqué, brightens any room. Small bits and pieces of prints and solids of your favorite fabrics make these birds delightful to see. What a great size to practice your free-motion quilting! Labelled as for beginners, you will be ruffling your feathers to get this pattern.

bird wall hanging

Photo via Crabby Maudie

Small, modern and completely whimsical is the best way to describe this next bird quilt pattern. An adorable, fun and fast project that measures 18.5″ x 24.5″. With some simple piecing, you create the zigzag border at the bottom that lends a bit of funkiness to the quilt. Try putting the birds at different heights.

a block turned into a wall hanging of a bird

Photo via Alexa’s World

This sweet goldfinch has a few secrets! You can purchase him and several other of his buddies if you want to make a full sized quilt using appliqué. Measuring 12″ x 14″, this little fella gives realism a new meaning. Combining embroidery and appliqué, you create a wonderful wall quilt for the bird lover in your life.

love bird mug rug

Photo via Sher’s Creative Space

This sweet mug rug is sure to brighten anyone’s day. With the cuteness of the two birds and the highlights of the embroidery around the hearts and birds, it makes anyone smile. Measuring 6 1/2″ x 10″, it is a fast project to accomplish. Put some borders on it and you have a fun placemat or table topper.

fused wall hanging

Photo via ArtFabrik

With the color scheme of spring, you can’t help but be drawn into this next quilt. Notice all the detail in the stitching that emphasizes the objects. It is a 14″ x 17″ fused art quilt that will bring spring right into your home!

To learn more about this bird quilt pattern featured here, and to create more using her techniques, check out Laura Wasilowski’s Craftsy class Hand-Stitched Collage Quilts.

bird on a spool mug rug

Photo via Stitches of Love Quilting

This bright and cheery pattern is packed with polka dots and features a bird perched on a spool for all to see. Using machine appliqué, this mug rug measures 5 1/2″ x 7 1/2″, but why not hang it on a corner wall or some little nook that needs a facelift?


Don’t stop here, check out more bird quilt patterns on Craftsy!

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7 Responses to “Let Your Imagination Fly Away With These Bird Quilt Patterns”
  1. Linda334

    Why can’t premium members watch classes without having to purchase them? Why are you showing pictures of classes and patterns that are not available? Why would we want to pay for a membership when we are cut out of classes and patterns?

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  2. Marilyn Rodway
    Marilyn Rodway

    this class does not show us anything except the patterns we can use, and not how to quilt these designs. Not happy

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      Hello Marilyn, I am sorry to hear that. I have forwarded your comments to the proper department. We value your opinion and it will help with the development of our online streaming community. We will continue to listen and work hard for your complete satisfaction.

  3. Marilyn Rodway
    Marilyn Rodway

    why are we having to pay for the bird patterns, that they are trying to teach us.?