Welcome to the Part 8A of our Mystery Hexagon Quilt!
I hope everyone had a joyous Christmas! I really enjoyed spending time with my family, sitting around the table with great food and plenty of sunshine!
We are almost at the edges of the quilt with Part 8A and 8B. The remaining parts will be turning our hexagon shape into a rectangle!
This fortnight we will be making 6 blocks. This is another easy fortnight, however after this one it will be full speed ahead to complete our quilt.
Colour Values Reference
D - Dark
M/D - Medium Dark
L/M - Light Medium
You will need to make the following
36 Light Hexagons
72 Medium Dark
6 Dark Hexagons
Sewline Fabric Glue Pen
Follow the diagram below to assemble the block.
Each block requires the following
1 Dark Hexagons for the centre
6 Light Hexagons for row 1
12 Medium Dark Hexagons for row 2
Make 6 Blocks
Sew a row of 6 Light Hexagons around a middle Dark Hexagon.
Then add another row of the 12 Medium Dark Hexagons
Make 6 Blocks in total
Joining Part 8A
Use the diagram below as a guide for joining these 6 Part 8A pieces to the Centre Part.
Watch the orientation of your quilt for placement.
Here is my quilt so far
See you in 2 weeks for Part 8B
I hope everyone has a Happy New Year!
We all hope 2021 will be a better year than 2020
If you would like to prepare for part 8B you will need the following
72 Light Hexagons
144 Medium Dark
12 Dark Hexagons
Happy EPP Sewing!