Posts Tagged ‘August bee blocks’

This month Ara Jane was the designer of the Love circle of the Do. Good Stitches quilt. She chose to have us make improvisationally pieced blocks using pinks, yellows, browns, and tans. I love making improv blocks (like I did for the scrappy greens quilt), and this past weekend I made these:

do good stitches August bee blocks

And then, to follow it up, I decided to work on the blocks I needed to make for the Ann Arbor Modern Quilt Guild. We received some of Jay McCarroll’s Habitat fabric, and we decided that everyone would make as many 12.5 inch square blocks as we can to put together into some quilts for charity. We could use any style we wanted for the blocks, and I decided to stick with the improv style. I felt it went really well with the colors and patterns of the fabric.

habiat block

habitat blocks 2

I was able to get quite a few blocks out of my stack of fabric!

habitat blocks

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