Wednesday, February 17, 2010

Block of the Week – Block 7 – Bear’s Paw – Racine County

Jen Buettner – Cre8tive Quilter

Wisconsin Quilt Blocks on Barns - Block of the Week

Block #7 – Bear's Paw – Racine County

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Your block will finish to 6”. This means that it will physically measure 6-1/2” X 6-1/2” before it is sewn to other blocks.

Cutting Instructions & Piecing Locations for 6” Paper Pieced Block:


Cut the following pieces:

(4) 2-1/4” Squares – Yellow – A1, D1, G5 & I5
(8) 2-1/4” Squares – Yellow, sub-cut clip_image006 into 16 pieces – A3, A5, B1, B3, C1, C3, D3, D5, F1, F3, G1, G3, H1, H3, I1 & I3

(4) 1-3/4” X 3-1/2” Rectangles – Yellow – C6, E1, E3 & H6

(1) 2-1/4” Square – Red – E2
(8) 2-1/4” Squares – Red, sub-cut clip_image007 into 16 pieces – A2, A4, B2, B4, C2, C4, D2, D4, F2, F4, G2, G4, H2, H4, I2 & I4

(4) 2-1/2” Squares – Red – B5, C5, F5 & H5

Click HERE to print a clean Bear’s Paw Instruction Sheet.
Click HERE to download and print the Bear’s Paw Foundation Pattern.

**You will want to Download the file and then print the .pdf file.  When you print, make sure that scaling is turned off enabling the document to print at 100%.  Take a moment to measure.  The Solid Line along the bottom edge of section E should measure 6".  If you print directly from the Google Docs screen you might come out with a slightly smaller sized block.**


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1 comment:

Rhonda said...

This is a great post! I may be able to join in the fun soon. Again, great post.