Assemble an 11x8" Folk Art Pumpkin block.

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Materials

• 11-1⁄2 ×8-1⁄2" rectangle of tan-and-beige check

• Orange print, green print, blue check, red check, and black-and-gold print scraps

Finished block: 11x8"

Cut the Fabrics

Click on "Download this Project" above for pattern piece. Before beginning, read All About Appliqué in the download. Choose a method of appliqué, then refer to the instructions for your chosen appliqué method to make templates (if necessary), cut fabric pieces, and prepare them.

From orange print, cut:

• 1 of Pattern A

From green print, cut:

• 1 of Pattern B

From blue check, cut:

• 3 of Pattern E

From red check, cut:

• 1 of Pattern D

From black-and-gold print, cut:

• 1 of Pattern C

Assemble the Block

1. Prepare and position the appliqué pieces on the tan-and-beige check 11-1⁄2 ×8-1⁄2‟ rectangle (Appliqué Placement Diagram).

2. Using small slip stitches and threads that match the fabrics, appliqué the pieces in place, starting with the stem and working toward the top.

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