Star Blocks never go out of style. They make wonderful quilts. Here is the paper-pieced star block I made the other day… and here is the free pattern if you want to make one. Hopefully you can click on the image below and print it out, or email it to yourself and then print it out.
Towerhouse Quilts Star Block Pattern
And if you are inspired by stars, check out this book. It might just need to be added to your quilting library! (Click on link below photo to take you to amazon.com)
Star Quilts: 35 Blocks, 5 Projects – Easy No-Math Drafting Technique
I made a block for the space challenge!
I love star blocks and haven’t made one for awhile. So I sat down with my EQ6 software and did a quick design for a paper pieced star block. Here is my concept block. I thought it would look good with a blue-ish background and hot colors for the star points.
And here is my actual block…
So what are you waiting for? It’s just ONE block. You can do it! For more information about the challenge from the Quilts, Inc. website.
Download a PDF of the Astronomical Quilts! Block Challenge rules and details
Happy quilting! And if you DO decide to submit a block, send me a photo and I’ll post it here! And speaking of which, here is one from Carol…
Carol V’s Star Block