This will be your one-stop-page for all information relating to the the Farmer’s Wife 1930’s Sampler Quilt Sew-along for 2018. Below are all the details and links to get you started on your Farmer’s Wife journey and to help you make the most of the event.
Farmer’s Wife 1930’s Sampler Quilt Sew-along in a nutsell:
Timeframe: Starts 1 January 2018 to 10 December 2018
List of Block Tutorials: Click here for the complete list of block tutorials.
List of Block Conversion Charts: Click here for the complete list of block conversion charts.
We will be covering the blocks in numerical order starting with Block 1 and ending with Block 99. As I have previously made the blocks I will not be remaking them, instead I will be sharing the tutorials as a prompt for you to make the block.
Block Prompt Days: Prompts for which blocks to make will be posted on Monday’s and Friday’s in the Farmer’s Wife 1930’s Sampler Quilt Facebook Group.
FAQ’s: You can find answers to some of the questions that we’re being asked by clicking here.
Book: The Farmer’s Wife 1930s Sampler Quilt: Inspiring Letters from Farm Women of the Great Depression and 99 Quilt Blocks That Honor Them by Laurie Aaron Hird – available from: Amazon | Pink Door Fabrics | Fat Quarter Shop | The Quilting Company | Interweave (Affiliate Links)
I’ve partnered with Marti Michell to provide you with conversion charts that show which Marti Michell Perfect Patchwork Template sets you can use to help with your accuracy and fabric cutting.
From Marti Michell Perfect Patchwork Templates: Find information about the templates and a list of templates that you can use to make the blocks by clicking here.
Here’s a handy link list of the must-have template sets for the sew-along so you don’t have to go hunting for them:
- Template Set A #8251 – click here to purchase
- Template Set B #8252 – click here to purchase
- Template Set D #8254 – click here to purchase
- Template Set N #8956 – click here to purchase
- Template Set S #8166 – click here to purchase
Sponsors & Prizes: Information will be available shortly.
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