Fraser Valley Quilters' Guild
March 2001 block

March 2001


"Fence Rail"


12"block
(12 1/2 " unfinished)


Instructions
Fabrics needed:
0103 Block
  • 3 strips Peach - ranging from light to dark - 1 1/2" Wide X 28" Long
  • 3 strips Green - ranging from light to dark - 1 1/2" Wide X 28" Long

Method
  • Sew your strips of fabric ranging from the lightest to the darkest.
  • Always press toward the darker fabric. Cut apart to make a 6 1/2" block.
  • Sew as in the diagram.

Hint: To check the accuracy of your 1/4" seams, cut three strips of 1 1/2" x 6" and sew together. You should have a perfect 1" strip in the middle.

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