Because we added ten more blocks to the book than are on the blog I asked Roseann Smith to make 8" versions. She used the reproduction fabric line 1862: Battle Hymn that we did earlier this year at Moda.
Courthouse SquareIt's a very somber collection, reflecting the sorrows of the war.
Old Maid's Puzzle
Roseanne loves to fussy cut and miter corners.
Sanitary Commission Nine Patch
So I said to her, "Let me put those blocks together." She said "Let me see those blocks."
I handed them over. They have been confiscated.
My theory is she didn't want me messing with her very nice blocks. She has a point. When she gets them together I'll show you.