Kanata Quilt Guild

Charity Block Archive

November 2022Birdhouse Block

October 2022 There are 2 blocks: Preppy Pups or any other puppy/kitten block measuring 9 1/2 x 12 and for using your strips and scraps, Krista Moser’s Morsels Quilt with a triangle ruler click here, if you don’t have the ruler, make strip sets at 6 1/2″ that someone else can cut down for you.

September 2022 Pinwheel block,  7”x7” finished (please follow directions in link for size specifications). This block instruction sheet comes courtesy of She Quilts a Lot

May 2022 – Pat Sloan’s Quilters Stand for Ukraine Pattern, this finished block will measure 18” x 18”, and the star will be in blues and yellows with a white background.

April 2022 – Pinwheel block with border

March 2022 – Chicken block from Sew Inspired Blog

February 2022 – Heart block from project called Yesterday from Free Spirit Fabrics 

December 2021 –  Block 1 – Quilts for Survivors

For the ‘Quilt for Survivors’ block challenge, we will be making 7” Half Square Triangles (HST) using a combination of either 2, 3 or all 4 of these colors – Orange, light grey, cream, white.  Need help with this block?  If you search “easy half square triangles” for tutorials, many come up, here is the link for one we selected by Janet Wickell.

Block 2 – This month’s charity block is also by Janet Wickell, it is her Christmas Tree Quilt Block.  

November 2021 –  Confetti block

October 2021-   Peek in the Tiny Window

September 2021 – Log Cabin  

Let’s start with a nice easy block challenge.  Start with a 5.5″ square of grey and add 2 colours from your stash. To print the instructions, click here

March 2021 – Friendship Star block by Generations Quilt Patterns

February 2021 – Heart block pattern by Cluck Cluck Sew  

January 2021 – Tulip Block   Background should be light blue – pattern is here 

October 2020 – Square Cross 


Colour for Cross – Fabric A – Approx 9 x 11

        From fabric A: cut 1 4 1/2″ square and 4 rectangles 4 1/2″ x 2 1/2″

Background colour – Fabric B –  approx 10 x 16

       From fabric B:  cut 4  4 1/2″ squares and 4 rectangles 4 1/2″ x 2 1/2″

Sew one Fabric A rectangle to one Fabric B rectangle, press to dark side.  Assemble rows as per photo, pressing towards square pieces.

2019/2020 block – Northern Lights Block from Beth van Wyngaarden.

Northern Lights Pattern is here