Block Preview

By: Jill Finger

Jan 22 2018

Category: Uncategorized

1 Comment

Focal Length:4.15mm
Shutter:1/0 sec
Camera:iPhone 6s Plus

This is the mystery block as the designer, Bonnie Hunter, intended it, except I champned some of the color placement.  There was too much melon/orange foe my taste. In between the blocks there was supposed to be orange sashing which I am leaving out all together. This is a nice block, but it doesn’t make my heart sing, so I started moving the units around. 
I took the last three pictures from a text message on my phone, so they look a little weird.

 In this block I turned the flying geese units around and a dark brown square formed around the center.  Hmmmm, I like this.

I put the flying geese units back where they were and turned the corner pieces around. Now there’s an orange square around the aqua square. I like this one too.

Then I turned the flying geese units around again.  Ding. Ding. Ding. We have a winner! I like this one the best, so far. Once I get all the units made and can lay out a few blocks,  seeing if there is a secondary pattern between them, then it will be final decision time. Isn’t quilting exciting?

One comment on “Block Preview”

  1. It will be fun to see what you finally
    decide on. I think I will like it better when
    I see a few more blocks together. Yes it is exciting how you can change the look just by moving pieces around!


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