Welcome to Week #53 of the MODA BLOCKHEADS 3 SEW ALONG. It feels like I go in groups of 2 these days with everything else we have going on around here [Winter Solstice Sew Along, Stitchery Sampler Sew Along, Embroidery Sew Along, etc. etc]. I hope you are outpacing me or at least ready to work on these next two blocks along with me. We are SO VERY CLOSE to the end of this project… only 3 more after this one!
THIS MONTH’S BLOCK #53: BEAR CUBS AROUND THE CAMP FIRE
It’s Robin’s day today and this block has such a great feel and such a great name! I love it Robin! For our block, it was a perfect chance to do a little fussy-cut floral in the middle, sashed by a lighter red and a few stronger reds in the bearpaws.
Here is the PDF DOWNLOAD, CLICK HERE on Robin’s blog to get the block and read her inspirations. Go grab yours!
We chose a 12″ size for our version of this one. It was a great one to feature larger we felt.
And since we missed posting for last week, and many of you have checked in to see what we did, HERE IS THE INFO on what we did for last week’s post, Block #52, Stacy’s block, INTERSECTION. Go HERE for this one!
We did this one as a 6″ version with a light red and a dark red along with a little scrap of a favorite cream dot on the inside and a simple tone on tone cream for the outer background.
For those of you who were still looking for the layout we will be doing here it is here below. Photos of what we have done so far below and more photos coming later with better light!
Here is our LAYOUT, click HERE for PDF.
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For those of you who are following our layout exactly, this is what we have so far… more photos coming.
CLICK HERE FOR THE ARCHIVE OF ALL OF THE MODA BLOCKHEADS 3 BLOCKS WE HAVE HAD SO FAR!
This Archive will be updated each week by MODA, in descending chronological order, with the newest block at the top. This is such a fabulous resource! We will keep this link in each week’s post here ON OUR BLOG as a resource.
If you have any questions at all, ask me in the comments below. Happy sewing friends!
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Here is a list of all the designers participating this year in the order that they have posted their weekly blocks. We are starting the last round, “round 4” so each designer already has 3 block on their blogs and we are now starting again at the top. Go check them out! They are a great group of ladies!
1 – Corey Yoder – https://corianderquilts.com/
2 – Sherri McConnell – https://www.aquiltinglife.com/
3 – Betsy Chutchian – http://betsysbestquiltsandmore.blogspot.com/
4 – Jan Patek – http://janpatek.blogspot.com/
5 – Brigitte Heitland – https://www.brigitteheitland.de/blog
6 – Lisa Bongean – https://lisabongean.com/
7 – Lissa Alexander – http://modalissa.com/
8 – Laurie Simpson – http://minickandsimpson.blogspot.com/
9 – Vanessa Goertzen – https://lellaboutique.blogspot.com/
10 – Stacy Iest Hsu – https://www.stacyiesthsu.com/blog/
11 – Robin Pickens – https://www.robinpickens.com/
12 – Janet Clare – http://janetclare.co.uk/blog/
13 – Jen Kingwell – www.jenkingwelldesigns.com/blog
14 – Joanna Figueroa – https://blog.figtreeandcompany.com/
Somehow I missed this lovely interview/article that MODA FABRICS posted on their blog last…August 4, 2021