Welcome to the Quilting Board!

Already a member? Login above
loginabove
OR
To post questions, help other quilters and reduce advertising (like the one on your left), join our quilting community. It's free!

Results 1 to 8 of 8

Thread: Iris-flower block making1

  1. #1
    Senior Member tothenci's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2011
    Location
    Tata, Hungary
    Posts
    898
    Blog Entries
    10

    Iris-flower block making1

    Talk about the pictures...
    3+1 pieces:Name:  3+1 pieces.JPG
Views: 2438
Size:  122.9 KB
    cutting 1Name:  cutting1.JPG
Views: 2461
Size:  449.6 KB
    cuttung 2Name:  cutting2.JPG
Views: 2458
Size:  469.9 KB
    sorted piecesName:  sorted pieces.JPG
Views: 2435
Size:  482.2 KB
    sewingName:  IMGP6505.JPG
Views: 2451
Size:  455.5 KBName:  sewing.JPG
Views: 2417
Size:  467.2 KBName:  IMGP6506.JPG
Views: 2422
Size:  473.1 KB
    the four elements Name:  IMGP6511.JPG
Views: 2401
Size:  412.6 KB
    Enci

  2. #2
    Senior Member tothenci's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2011
    Location
    Tata, Hungary
    Posts
    898
    Blog Entries
    10

    Iris-flower block making2

    Name:  IMGP6512.JPG
Views: 2349
Size:  258.9 KB Name:  IMGP6514.JPG
Views: 2341
Size:  226.5 KB Name:  sárga írisz-blokk.JPG
Views: 2356
Size:  39.5 KB Name:  IMGP6518.JPG
Views: 2341
Size:  234.8 KB

    flower stalks
    Name:  IMGP0338.JPG
Views: 2358
Size:  992.9 KB Name:  IMGP0319.JPG
Views: 2337
Size:  1.02 MBName:  IMGP0340.JPG
Views: 2304
Size:  1.03 MB .....Name:  IMGP0373.JPG
Views: 2300
Size:  1.02 MB
    Enci

  3. #3
    Senior Member tothenci's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2011
    Location
    Tata, Hungary
    Posts
    898
    Blog Entries
    10

    Iris-virág blokk making3: flower leaves

    cutting1Name:  IMGP0341.JPG
Views: 2249
Size:  978.9 KB
    cutting2(into the stalks-block)Name:  IMGP0342.JPG
Views: 2202
Size:  1.04 MB
    sewing as the flower stalk block Name:  IMGP0344.JPG
Views: 2084
Size:  983.9 KB
    the other leaf Sewing Name:  IMGP0346.JPG
Views: 2010
Size:  929.0 KBName:  IMGP0351.JPG
Views: 1957
Size:  851.7 KB
    one flower Name:  IMGP0329.JPG
Views: 1900
Size:  800.4 KB...and the other Name:  IMGP0353.JPG
Views: 1870
Size:  903.3 KB Name:  IMGP0369.JPG
Views: 1830
Size:  1.01 MB...
    twin-pillows Name:  IMGP0373.JPG
Views: 1779
Size:  1.02 MB
    Enci

  4. #4
    Super Member Pinkiris's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Location
    NE Wisconsin
    Posts
    1,059
    Blog Entries
    2
    Enci--

    These blocks are just beautiful! Iris are my favorite flowers, as you can tell from my screen name. I just have a couple of questions for you:

    Do you have measurements for the size of your beginning squares?
    Can you tell us how far your cuts are from the corners of your stacked squares?
    Do you use a bias strip of fabric for your stem and leaf pieces?
    Are the leaf pieces made essentially like the stems?

    Thanks for showing us a new way to make a beautiful block!
    Sue

  5. #5
    Senior Member tothenci's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2011
    Location
    Tata, Hungary
    Posts
    898
    Blog Entries
    10


    These blocks are just beautiful! Iris are my favorite flowers, as you can tell from my screen name. I just have a couple of questions for you:

    Do you have measurements for the size of your beginning squares?
    Can you tell us how far your cuts are from the corners of your stacked squares?
    Do you use a bias strip of fabric for your stem and leaf pieces?
    Are the leaf pieces made essentially like the stems?

    Thanks for showing us a new way to make a beautiful block!
    [One of quarter block made from 3+1 pieces 12X12 cm square-fabric. The four sorted element-blocks are parts of the iris-block(cca.15X15cm!). To start of the leaves sewing are also higher-longer raw material needed!The supplement-pieces can be read on the plan/QUOTE]
    Enci

  6. #6
    Super Member Latrinka's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Location
    New Iberia, Louisiana
    Posts
    6,181
    Thanks for sharing!
    If a woman's work is never done....why start?

  7. #7
    Super Member nancia's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Location
    my heart is in texas, philly and london
    Posts
    4,505
    Blog Entries
    1
    very nice!! i was confused at first, and then it all came together. cleverly done!
    The only bad days are the ones you don't get.

  8. #8
    Power Poster erstan947's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2010
    Location
    Louisiana
    Posts
    12,044
    Blog Entries
    47
    Beautiful.....thank you for the tutorial. Your work is always amazing

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  

SEO by vBSEO ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.