1. Place 16-1/2x34-1/2" batting rectangle on a flat surface. Layer green chicken print 16-1/2x34-1/2" rectangle right side up on batting. Referring to Diagram 6, center pocket atop green chicken print rectangle; baste. (The pocket is wider than green chicken print rectangle to accommodate height of casserole or baking pan.)
2. With right sides together, layer outer carrier section atop pocket. Gently pull straps through opening to allow layers to be flat. Pin together along all edges.
3. Using Corner Cutting Pattern and a water-soluble marking pen, mark cutting line on a short end of Step 2 unit (Diagram 7). Repeat at remaining short end. Trim layered unit along marked lines, adjusting pins as needed. Sew together along all edges. Turn right side out through opening at center; press. Slip-stitch opening closed to complete carrier.