*Note* All steps have now be posted! Please be sure to catch up on any missed steps. For the best price, now would be a great time to purchase. Finishing at about 95 x 111 inches, this marvelous quilt project is geared towards the confident beginner. As always, the pieced blocks will highlight my favorite Sneaky Piecing Tricks. The applique is bold and beautiful, but created with simple to applique shapes. I'll be using my Hand Applique by Machine technique for this stunning quilt. This introductory file is posted as free. Each pattern step will be available for download for one month at a nominal $1 fee. After that initial month, each step will be available for download for $2. The steps will be available from my Craftsy pattern store, and will be announced on my blog and FaceBook page. Please bear with me through these first few months, as we travel through the changes in our lives. I will do my best to post the steps as close to the stated dates as possible. BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY Basic piecing skills, basic applique skills SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS 95" x 111"