As requested…

These were left over from demonstrating Eccentric Log Cabins (not so much a Log Cabin, more a Pile of Sticks, see the image at the top for my Dusk quilt…) at Festival of Quilts in 2017. Oddments like this are inclined to reappear at moments when I really need to tidy up. I gave them to a student, who is really good at working with leftovers, and she gave them right back…

So. start by trimming all to one exact size. In the first photo the bottom right one came out at a hair over 6-1/2 inches square, so that is what I made the rest match. (You don’t have to make squares, by the way, as long as all the blocks are the same size they can be rectangular..

This is what I do with almost any layout – I make a Scribble. I want to unite these with sashings and cornerstones, so I draw out and count… Xs are sashings, which I cut to 6-1/2 inches (exactly the side of the square blocks) by 2-1/2 inches (because I liked the size)
Ys are cornerstones, cut 2-1/2 inches square (because they need to match the sashings in both directions, duh!)

I cut the sashings (purple here) to accent the colours in the blocks, and the cornerstones (black) to make a contrast so you can see what I’m on about.

Sew the A rows (see the Scribble) here I had three cornerstones and two sashings in each, and four rows.
Press towards the sashings (purple here) (shown both sides)

And here are the B rows, with the blocks in. If you squint, you can see my little bits of label paper to keep them in order. Do This. Or take a photo. Or just be a bit random… Press to the sashings again, this makes the seams alternate nicely

Check the layout…

Pin the rows, where you plan to sew, and turn up to check the matchings

And sew together. Bigger quilt, more blocks, make the diagram and sew…

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