My big quilt of nature
consists of 80 blocks around the theme "nature".
Therefore I designed eight series with nine or twelve blocks each.
The motivs of the sets are:
wildflowers, birds, leaves, trees, butterflies, skies, animals and one
add on with bugs and more.
If you scroll down this page
you can take a look at every single block enlarged and see the wonderful
photos of blocks mady by quilters all over the world.
You can order all
block-series in my
All blocks are 6 x 6 inch
size. Some of them are embroidered.
These patterns are for advanced paperpiecing skills.
They contain many very small pieces and therefore you have to
manage a lot of thick seam allowances.
For testing the patterns
the California Sea Lion from the set "animals" stays free for download,
as well as the general guidance including the ivy border for the quilt.
California Sea Lion:
If you are new to
paperpiecing, it's possible to enlarge the pattern to 200 % (12 inch
Many printers have the opportunity to scale up pages
or print at 100 % and use a photocopier
for enlargement. Add new seam
For reading and
printing the file you need Acrobat Reader:
Please click on the small pictures to enlarge them and find all the
blocks made by my homepage visitors.
The name and the series of the block will appear by moving the curser
over the photo.
I will be happy, if you send
me photos of your blocks :-)
You can order the series
"Wildflowers", "Skies", "Trees", "Leaves",
"Butterflies", "Animals", "Add on" and
"Birds" in my patternshop: