Upcoming Meetings

Over the Mountain Quilters 
Our next monthly meeting is scheduled for 
Tuesday, May 8, 2018.  
        Fat Quarter raffle:  Blue    // Special offer - Scissor Sharpening $5 per pair.
Extra Demo: Betty from Ryan’s Sewing & Vac presenting her specialty of Picture Threading

Traditional Pieced Block
Fabric Requirements:
1/3 Yard Background
Fat Eighth Red
Fat Eighth Black

Cutting Instructions:
**From the Background fabric cut:
Twenty-Four 1 1/4” squares
Eight 2” squares
Eight 1 1/4” x 5” rectangles
Two 1 1/4” x 12 1/2” rectangles (borders)
Two 1 1/4” x 14” rectangles (borders)
Two selvage to selvage 2 1/4” strips (binding) Note: If you would prefer, use a fabric of your choice for your binding.
**From the Red fabric cut:
Eight 2 1/2” x 5” rectangles
**From the Black fabric cut:
Four 2” x 3 1/2” rectangles
Four 1” x 5” rectangles
Sixteen 1 1/2” circles (You could use 1” black buttons if you would prefer.)



Foundation Pieced Block
Fabric Requirements:
Fat Quarter Background
Scraps of Black
Fat Eighth Wing Fabric 1(Medium Blue Print in Illustration)
Fat Quarter Wing Fabric 2(Red in Illustration)


Cutting Instructions:
**Butterfly Body
One 2 1/2” x 11 1/2” rectangle, black
One 2” square, background, cut in half diagonally
Two 1 1/2” x 4” rectangles, background
**Butterfly Head
One 2 1/2” square, black
Two 2” squares, background, cut in half diagonally
**Upper Right and Left Butterfly Wing
Two 4 3/4” x 5 1/4” rectangles, wing fabric 1
Four 1 1/2” x 2 3/4” rectangles, wing fabric 2
One 2 1/2” square, wing fabric 2, cut in half diagonally
Two 1 1/2” x 5” rectangles, wing fabric 2
Two 1 1/2” x 4 1/2” rectangles, wing fabric 2
Two 1 1/2” x 5” rectangles, wing fabric 2
Two 1 1/2” x 5 1/2” rectangles, wing fabric 2
Two 3 1/4” squares, background, cut in half diagonally
One 2 3/4” square, background, cut in half diagonally
**Lower Right and Left Butterfly Wing
Two 4 3/4” x 5” rectangles, wing fabric 1
Four 1 1/2” x 2 3/4” rectangles, wing fabric 2
One 2 1/2” square, wing fabric 2, cut in half diagonally
Two 1 1/2” x 4 3/4” rectangles, wing fabric 2
Four 1 1/2” x 5” rectangles, wing fabric 2
Two 1 1/2” x 5 1/2” rectangles, wing fabric 2
Two 3 1/4” squares, background, cut in half diagonally
One 2 3/4” square, background, cut in half diagonally
Two 1 1/2” x 6” rectangles, background
**Borders and Binding
Two 1 1/4” x 12 1/2” rectangles, background(borders)
Two 1 1/4” x 14” rectangles, background(borders)
Two selvage to selvage 2 1/4” strips, background(binding) Note: If you would prefer, use a fabric of your choice for your binding.

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Please bring your quilts and other fiber projects to Show & Tell when done so we can all ooh and ahhh! 
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