McCall's Quilting - March/April 2018 - 14
11 Fold Center in half both ways and
Assembling the Quilt Top
NOTE: Refer to Assembly Diagram for
9 Sew together 6 each Flying Geese 3's
and Flying Geese 4's, alternating as
shown. Repeat and sew joined Geese
to opposite sides of Center. Watching orientation at end of strip, sew
together 8 each Flying Geese 3's and
Flying Geese 4's. Repeat and join to
remaining sides of Center.
lightly crease the folds. Matching centers by aligning folds, sew section 5's
to opposite sides of Center. Press and
join remaining section 5's as shown.
12 Sew together 8 each unit 2's and
unit 3's, watching orientation, to make
pieced border. Make 4. Matching
centers and ends, join pieced borders
to both sides of quilt. Join unit 2
and unit 3 to each end of remaining
pieced borders as shown. Matching
centers and ends, join to top and bottom of quilt.
10 Join 2 sage texture and 1 navy dot
28½˝ strips as shown to make pieced
strip. Make 4. Join 2 pieced strips to
opposite sides of Center. Sew section 4's to both sides of remaining
pieced strips and sew to remaining
sides of Center.
Quilting and Finishing
13 Layer, baste and quilt. Peg machine
quilted a combination of feather motifs and curved lines that correspond
with the piecing. Bind with navy dot.