Lindsay at Craft Buds shows how to make a whirligig block without any special tools or templates. She adds,
It’s the perfect quilt block for using up your scraps!
Hear, hear! And I’ll add a comment. This design is a good way to use large motifs since your eye has plenty of room to rest, see all the white in Lindsay’s example. Click HERE to get the tutorial.
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