My big quilt of nature
consists of 80 blocks around the theme "nature". Therefore I designed eight
collections with nine or twelve blocks each.
The motivs of the collections are:
wildflowers, birds, leaves, trees, butterflies, skies, animals and one
add on with bugs and more. Some of them were block of the month through
the years 2009 - 2013.
You can order all
block collections 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.
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
Please click on the small pictures to enlarge them and find all the
blocks made by my homepage visitors. Finished quilts can be seen in my
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