Quilting Magic: Tricks for Disappearing Blocks | Quilting Daily

Have you mastered Four-Patches, Nine-Patches, and Pinwheels? Then watch closely as we make these simple blocks…disappear! Quilts made with disappearing blocks are intriguing—and oh-so-fun! But just what are they and how are they made? A disappearing block starts with a fairly simple block. By carefully slicing it into sections and rearranging those sections, you can magically give the block an entirely new look. Now gather ‘round as we demonstrate the clever tricks for transforming your blocks! Let’s start with a simple Four-Patch: Behold! The meek Four-Patch Make a couple of slices horizontally and vertically… Look away as we cut… Now