## Windmill Quilt Block

## Materials

- Red print, white print, and blue print scraps

**Finished block:** 8" square

## Cut the Fabrics

**From red print, cut:**

- 1—5-1⁄4" square, cutting it diagonally twice in an X for a total of 4 triangles

**From white print, cut:**

- 1—5-1⁄4" square, cutting it diagonally twice in an X for a total of 4 triangles

**From blue print, cut:**

- 2—4-7⁄8" squares, cutting each in half diagonally for a total of 4 triangles

## Assemble the Block

1. Sew together one red print triangle and one white print triangle to make a pair **(Diagram 1)**. Press the seam allowance open. Repeat to make a total of four pairs.

2. Join a blue print triangle to each Step 1 pair to make a windmill unit **(Diagram 2)**. Repeat to make a total of four windmill units.

3. Sew together the windmill units in pairs **(Block Assembly Diagram)**. Press the seam allowances in opposite directions. Then join the pairs to make a block. Press the seam allowance in one direction.