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BH3 Block 25 - Corner Garden

BH3 Block 25 - Corner Garden

Written by: 
Carrie Nelson

We've got a block, some beautiful color studies, and a giveaway.  So let me get to it. 

BH3 Robin Pickens Corner Garden

This is Corner Garden by Robin Pickens - Block Heads 3 Block 25.  The instructions can be found here -  Robin Pickens Blog.

Robin's block can be made in four sizes - 4", 6", 8" and 12" finished.  (All block images are by Robin Pickens.)

Have you seen the Color Study's that Robin has been sharing on social media?

BH3 Robin Pickens Block 23 Color Study

These are Robin's color ideas for Vanessa Goertzen's Block 23 - Lucky Penny.

BH3 Robin Pickens Block 22 Color Study

Hen & Chicks - Laurie Simpson's Block 22.  Simply mixing up the colors and value placement completely changes the look of the block.

BH3 Robin Pickens Block 17 Color Study

Block 17 - Crossroads by Betsy Chutchian.  Any one of these would make a spectacular quilt - especially using Robin's Thatched collection.

BH3 Robin Pickens Block 15 Color Study

Wouldn't a quilt made with these blocks be gorgeous?  This is Block 15 by Corey Yoder - Starry Eyed.

All of the Moda Block Heads are All-Stars.  Do you know the Moda All-Star books? 

CT Moda All-Stars Books 1

There have been nine books since the first one in 2015.  Each book has a theme and at least a dozen projects, and each one benefits a charity.  The books and charities are:

  • All In A Row – No Kid Hungry
  • Scraps Made Simple – Alzheimer's Association
  • Mini Marvels – Texas Rite Scottish Hospital
  • All In A Row Again – Give Kids the World
  • Lucky Charm Quilts – Alex's Lemonade Stand
  • Merry Makers – Marine Toys For Tots
  • Mini Charm Quilts – Lutheran Church Charities K-9 Comfort Dogs
  • On A Roll – School on Wheels
  • Mix It Up – Feeding America
  • Two, Four, Six, Eight – Special Olympics

CT Moda All-Stars Books 2

Together with the nice folks at Martingale, we're giving away two sets of books - each includes four different Moda All-Stars books and an assortment of Designer Charm Packs.  We've also got two e-books of the Moda All Stars Two, Four, Six, Eight to share.  Just leave a comment by Midnight CST on Friday, July 3, and you're entered to win.  

Just tell us if you're sewing a long with Block Heads 3, and if you're caught up with blocks.  (You're still entered in the contest if the answers to one or both questions is "yeah, right..." following by laughing emojis.)

Just in case you were distracted by Robin's beautiful color studies, the instructions for Corner Garden can be found here - Robin Pickens Blog

And if you need the instructions for any other blocks - Block Heads 3 Archive.  (It is updated every Wednesday and Friday.)

Be sure to check out what the other Block Heads are sharing - there are sure to be a few tips and variations:

Be sure to check out the Block Heads Facebook Group and look for Block Heads 3 on Instagram - #modablockheads and #modablockheads3.

Have a good Wednesday - maybe do a little gardening. 

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