Wednesday, October 24, 2018

A rainbow canoe quilt

Did you see this rainbow canoe quilt on Accuquilt’s blog yet?

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I made this with FQ batiks from Island Batik

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and the crossed canoe die from Accuquilt


I cut out sets of 4 from each of 24 fabrics (12 colors)

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sewing them together they looked like ice cream cones!

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and quickly the blocks were together!

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Here’s half of the blocks.

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and then all the blocks, notice how I did the rainbow order and the repeated for the next 12 and it worked out that if I alternated which block had the dark and light cross or a light or dark background, they were still alternating in the last 12 blocks.

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I quilted it in a feather swirl design and added a sort of rainbow batik as binding

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A super fun and easy quilt to make!

1 comment:

Michele said...

Very pretty. I like the bright colors.