Grandma Hattie's Knick Knack Shelf Blocks
part 4 of series
8 in the series:
In this part 4 we have two new free quilt pattern blocks: a bonsai tree and a house. Both need your creative "embellishment" to personalize them. You can use embroidery and/or applique.
Knick Knack block 7: A Bonsai Tree
the "bare" paper
pieced tree block
and one possible look is below with green leafy circles added. The circles could be Yo-Yo blocks or just fused-on circles of green fabrics. See more ideas for appliquéing from bark cloth on the additional Bonsai Tree block page.
Knick Knack block 8: A Little House a free quilt block to paper piece and to embellish with doors, windows, flowers, chimney, etc. This block is an easy one to paper piece - it's all done in one unit.
Here's what the
little basic house
block looks like
With some embroidery and some applique you can turn the house into a variety of different looks. Here's one simple example:
With some small pieces of fabric you
can fuse or
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These blocks are all designed by Susan Druding using Electric Quilt 4 software.
copyright ©2000 Susan C. Druding
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