The Card Trick Quilting Block
The Card Trick Quilt Block is another 9-patch block that is most often used in sampler quilts.
If you isolate these patches, you can see it more clearly.
corners: half square triangles
center: quarter square triangles
Choose your patch size and your colors, and then follow the links to review how to make these blocks. Draw your blocks on a piece of paper, and use crayons, colored pencils, or pieces of fabric to clearly mark which colors go where in each patch. If you follow these steps, you won't get confused.
Sew your block together using good piecing techniques, and you are done.
Wall Hanging any size
Baby 36x36 up to 52x52
Lap 52-68 x 52-96
Twin 64-72 x 86-96
Full 70-88 x 88-100
Queen 88-99 x 94-108
King 94-108 x 94-108
Pre-cut Quilt Squares
Many beginning quilters like to buy quilt pre-cut quilt squares. While itis convenient, be aware you will need a lot of them. Here is approx how many 4-inch squares you need for the following size quilts without borders.
Finishing Your Project