Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Mystery A6 - A QOV mystery Clue #2

Clue #2


Dark #2 – Or Red in my Example


1.    Cut 1 strip Width of Fabric 9 ½ inches Wide
a.    Sub Cut into 4 – 9 ½ in squares
2.     Cut 2 WOF strips 10 inches wide
a.    Sub Cut into 8 – 10 inch squares
3.    Out of your scrap – cut   1  - 5 inch square
4.    Cut 1 – 2 ¾ inch WOF strip
a.    Use your easy angle ruler and cut 4 pairs of Wings
IF YOU DO NOT HAVE AN EASY ANGLE:   Cut 4 - 3 1/8 inch squares and Cut them on the diagonal for 8 *wings*

( ps the photo is missing the 1 - 5 inch square)




Step #2
1.    Take 5  Dark #2 10 inch Squares and 5 of your  Background 10 in Squares
a.    Draw a line diagonally on the back of the Background squares
b.    Stitch ¼ inch on each side of the line
c.    Slice and Iron.    Open


2.     Take 1 Dark #2 10 inch square and 1 Dark #1 ( navy in mine) , cut them diagonally , save the extra halves, and stitch one half together into a Dark #1 and a Dark # 2 square
3.    Take the remaining ½ square of Dark #2, and a 10 inch background square, cut on the diagonal, stitch together as a ½ square.













Step #3
1.    Take the 4 pairs of wings, and pair them with 4 of your background *geese* and make 4 2 ¾ inch by 5 inch flying geese
2.    Grab 4 background 2 ¾ inch squares, and your 5 inch Dark #2 square
3.    Make a Sawtooth Star











You should have
*1 Sawtooth Star
*11 Dark #2/BG ½ squares

*1 Dark #1/Dark #2 ½ square




For the PDF file you can find it here:    Alycias Craftsy site - look for Clue #2

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4 comments:

Mari said...

That red star really pops!

The Joyful Quilter said...

I'm still deliberating about how my fabric fits into your pattern. I normally choose and use, but since I changed the colors...

desertskyquilts said...

Another fun Monday's work for me! Thank you.

Kate said...

Love the fabrics you are using.