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***PATTERN ONLY NOT A FINISHED ITEM***
By: Judy Niemeyer
* Paper Printed Pattern
* A Paper Pieced / Foundation Quilt Pattern
* Finished Size: 68in x 68in
* Pattern Includes: Instructions, Cover Sheet, Yardage Information, Foundation Papers
* Skill Level: Intermediate or Advanced Quilter
Wintergreen is part of the Courtyard Mixer series. It includes the sections referred to as Groups A, B, and C, and these group sizes have been standardized so that you can use interchangeable blocks in each space.
If you want to experiment and mix and match the pieces included here with those from other designs, Quiltster is the perfect tool for you to make a quilt completely your own. Likewise, you can use many of the groups in this pattern to make other layouts as well. At the time of publication, the Group A blocks also fit the Meadow Star Mixer layouts. The Group B blocks are exclusive to the Courtyard Fountain Mixer layouts (and there are three different sizes). The Group C blocks can be used in the Cattail Wall Quilt Mixers, the Summer Solstice Queen Mixer, and the soon to be released Stella Maris Mixers. Explore each of these layouts to learn new ways to incorporate these blocks into future projects as well!
The foundation piecing designs are printed on newsprint and because it is light weight, it tears away from the stitches without damaging the threads. If you want to make the quilt larger, you can special order additional foundation papers.
**TOP TIP** There are excellent tutorials (video and photographic) that Judy has done on YouTube, and on her website. I just love tutorials because they take the learning curve for making a new pattern to a much more manageable level. So... I recommend that you grab a cup of tea and a little break (I know your excited) and enjoy!
QUILTSTER COMPATIBLE: Quiltworx.com has loaded a layout for Irish Thistle into Quiltster. This layout can be colored with your own fabric swatches to preview your quilt before you make it. Use Quiltster to mix and match these blocks with other to create your own unique design. This layout can be colored with your own fabric swatches to preview your quilt before you make it.
NOTE: This is for the pattern and foundation papers for this pattern only and is NOT A FINISHED ITEM. No Fabric, notions, rulers, batting, quilt-back, embroidery floss or embellishments are included. Also, because of copyright laws, this item cannot be returned.
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Jul 28, 2023
Thank you, It was perfect and shipping was fast!