Block Series - Modern Style - Block 8Mar 08, 2023
As I have been quilting these blocks trying to stay true to the 'modern style' I just couldn't bring myself to hide the shape of this star. In many of these blocks, I am making my own shapes and trying to make the quilting the star of the show (yes pun intended). But here I decided to try and let the star continue to be a star.
Here is a link to the YouTube Video:
And a link to the panel and pattern information:
Here was the concept behind the start block.
I suppose the only thing I really changed was the diagonal piano key (has anyone noticed a theme here?). I have actually changed a lot of the planned piano key design details to something else, the reason for this is that it was really hard for me to see around the camera at a good angle to do the best job.
I'm happy with the outcome and not changing the shape of the actual block too much. Here are some FAQ's:
The machine is an older Handi Quilter Avante with a stitch regulator.
I am using Glide Thread in the colour white.
The marking pen I use is a Kering blue water-soluble marker (any blue one will do).
I used my Rocket Ruler by Silly Moon Quilt Co. and my BFF from the Quilted Pineapple
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