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                                    Bear Tracks                                     Assemble Block
                                    (Finished block: 12" square)                    1. Join one light pink print triangle and
                                                                                    one pink print triangle to make a triangle-
                                    Cut the Fabrics                                 square. Press seam toward pink triangle.
                                    From white print, cut:                          The triangle-square should be 31⁄2" square,
                                    • 8—278" squares, cutting each in half
                                           ⁄                                        including seam allowances. Repeat to make
                                      diagonally for 16 triangles total             16 triangle-squares total.
                                    • 4—21⁄2" squares
                                    From each assorted pink print, cut:             2. Lay out triangle-squares in rows (Block
                                    • 2—278" squares, cutting each in half
                                           ⁄                                        Diagram). Sew together triangle-squares in
                                      diagonally for 4 triangles total              each row. Press seams in one direction,
                                    • 1—41⁄2" square                                alternating direction with each row. Join
                                                                                    rows to make a block. Press seams in one
                                    Assemble Block                                  direction.
Bear Tracks                         1. Join one white print triangle and one
                                    pink print triangle to make a pink              King’s Crown
                                    triangle-square. Press seam toward pink         (Finished block: 8" square)
                                    triangle. The triangle-square should be 21⁄2"
                                    square, including seam allowances. Repeat       Cut the Fabrics
                                    to make four matching pink triangle-            From dark pink print, cut:
                                    squares.                                        • 4—21⁄2" squares
                                                                                    • 1—51⁄4" square, cutting it diagonally
                                    2. Lay out four pink triangle-squares, a          twice in an X for 4 large triangles total
                                    white print 21⁄2" square, and a matching        From pink print, cut:
                                    pink print 41⁄2" square in sections (Block      • 1—41⁄2" square
                                    Diagram). Sew together pieces in each           • 4—278" squares, cutting each in half
                                                                                            ⁄
                                    section. Join sections to make a Bear’s Paw       diagonally for 8 small triangles total
                                    unit. Press all seams in one direction. The
                                    unit should be 61⁄2" square, including seam     Assemble Block
                                    allowances.                                     1. Sew two pink print small triangles to
Windblown                                                                           short sides of a dark pink print large triangle
                                    3. Repeat steps 1 and 2 to make four Bear’s     to make a Flying Geese unit. Press seams
                                    Paw units total, one of each print.             toward pink triangles. The Flying Geese unit
                                                                                    should be 21⁄2×41⁄2", including seam
                                    4. Sew together Bear’s Paw units in pairs       allowances. Repeat to make four Flying
                                    (Block Diagram). Press seams in opposite        Geese units total.
                                    directions. Join pairs to make a block. Press
                                    seam in one direction.                          2. Sew Flying Geese units to opposite edges
                                                                                    of the pink print square (Block Diagram).
                                    Windblown                                       Press seams toward Flying Geese units. Join
                                    (Finished block: 12" square)                    a dark pink print 21⁄2" square to each end
                                                                                    of remaining Flying Geese units to make
                                    Cut the Fabrics                                 a strip. Press seams toward dark pink print
                                    From light pink print, cut:                     squares. Join two strips to the remaining
                                    • 8—378" squares, cutting each in half
                                            ⁄                                       edges of the dark pink print square to make
                                      diagonally for 16 triangles total             a block. Press seams to one side.
King's Crown                        From pink print, cut:
                                    • 8—378" squares, cutting each in half
                                            ⁄
                                      diagonally for 16 triangles total

quilt pink day september 30, 2006
                                       ®




  American Patchwork & Q u i l t i ng® ’s
  R adiant R ipples
  The staff of American Patchwork & Quilting magazine gathered
  together to create Radiant Ripples (shown at right) for their Quilt
  Pink contribution. For downloadable instructions on creating this
  quilt and others, visit www.quiltpink.com.



                                    Double X                                         Prairie Queen
                                    Finished block: 9" square                        Finished block: 9" square

                                    Cut the Fabrics                                  Cut the Fabrics
                                    From light pink print, cut:                      From white print, cut:
                                    • 3—378" squares, cutting each in half
                                            ⁄                                         • 8—2" squares
                                      diagonally for 6 triangles total                • 2—378" squares, cutting each in half
                                                                                              ⁄
                                    From pink print, cut:                               diagonally for 4 triangles total
                                    • 3—378" squares, cutting each in half
                                            ⁄                                        From dark pink print, cut:
                                      diagonally for 6 triangles total                • 8—2" squares
                                    From dark pink print, cut:                        • 2—378" squares, cutting each in half
                                                                                              ⁄
                                    • 3—378" squares, cutting each in half
                                            ⁄                                           diagonally for triangles total
                                      diagonally for 6 triangles total                • 1—31⁄2" square

Double X                            Assemble Block                                   Assemble Block
                                    1. Join a light pink print triangle and a dark   1. Join a white print triangle and a dark pink
                                    pink print triangle to make a dark pink          print triangle to make a triangle-square. Press
                                    triangle-square. Press seam toward dark pink     seam toward dark pink triangle. Repeat to
                                    print triangle. Repeat to make three dark        make four triangle-squares total.
                                    pink triangle-squares total.
                                                                                     2. Sew together two white print squares and
                                    2. Join a pink print triangle and a dark pink    two dark pink print 2" squares in pairs. Press
                                    print triangle to make a pink triangle-square.   seams in opposite directions. Join pairs to
                                    Press seam toward dark pink print triangle.      make a Four-Patch unit. Press seam in one
                                    Repeat to make three pink triangle-squares       direction. Repeat to make four Four-Patch
                                    total.                                           units total.

                                    3. Join a light pink print triangle and a pink   3. Lay out triangle-squares, Four-Patch units,
                                    print triangle to make a light pink triangle-    and dark pink print 31⁄2" square in rows
                                    square. Press seam toward pink print triangle.   (Block Diagram). Sew together pieces in
Prairie Queen                       Repeat to make three light pink triangle-        each row. Press seam toward triangle-squares
                                    squares total.                                   and center square. Join rows to make a block.
                                                                                     Press seams in one direction.
                                    4. Lay out triangle-squares in rows (Block
                                    Diagram). Sew together pieces in each row.
                                    Press seams in one direction, alternating
                                    direction with each row. Join rows to make a
                                    block. Press seams in one direction.

                                                                                            quilt pink day september 30, 2006

				
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