A Sunny Patchwork of the Crosses Block

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A very orange Patchwork of the Crosses block was made last night.

Why am I making more of these? Because last weekend, when I got out the Patchwork of the Crosses blocks I had done and had a good look at them, I realized that I was going to have a fairly small quilt with the ones I’ve done that I want to put in this quilt. There are a few that aren’t going to make it into this quilt top. I decided that I need to make eight more blocks. I’m so glad I had printed lots of extra shapes as I was able to find perfect combinations for the last eight blocks. The only thing I’ll need to print are more of the cream hexagons for the frames on each block.

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The back, after pressing. The seams aren’t yet graded.

That was the other thing I realized on the weekend. I haven’t graded any of the seams on the finished blocks. So sometime over the next week or so, I will get that done.

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“Aliens Opt For A Closer Look.” There has been a spaceship hovering in the ‘toons the last couple of days and it seems the aliens have decided to come have a closer look at the kitties and their pals. Don’t ask where these ideas come from. Mr. Q.O. has quite the imagination!

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Baxter spent a lot of time in his kitty tree yesterday, looking to see what was going on out on the roof garden. The gardeners were doing a lot of work out there yesterday and Baxter was making sure he kept his eye on them.

3 thoughts on “A Sunny Patchwork of the Crosses Block

  1. Love that orange, you can never have enough brights in my opinion! Oh my, a spaceship in cottage country…..that’s scary, fortunately we didn’t see any when we drove through. Baxter, you make sure those gardeners are working, won’t you?

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  2. That is a spectacular block — love the orange, and of course always appreciate the back view with your perfect pressing. Baxter looks very handsome in that photo.

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