Fraser Valley Quilters' Guild
0211 block

November 2002


"MAPLE LEAF"


9" x 9"block
( 9½" unfinished)


Instructions:
Cut:
Three 3½" squares assorted fall leaf colours
One 5" x 1" strip for stem
Two 3½" squares background fabric (beige)
Two 3 7/8" squares, leaf colour   ) cut in half diagonally
Two 3.7/8" squares, background ) cut in half diagonally

0211 sketch

Cut one 3½" beige square in half diagonally, and with a scant ¼" seam, sew to each side of stem.
Press seams towards stem. Trim square to 3½"

With right sides together, join each background triangle to a triangle of leaf colour, being careful not to stretch the diagonal edges.
Press towards leaf colour. Trim points

Assemble block as shown


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