The Sunshine quilted wall hanging is a unique pattern that uses four Sunshine Day quilt blocks to create a complete sun. The fabrics you choose will really set the tone for this piece. Download the two-page Sunshine quilted wall hanging pattern as a PDF, and print out the pattern. You'll need to enlarge the quilt block 125% before you get started.
To make the Sunshine quilted wall hanging pattern:
Make 4 blocks, and stitch together as shown. Add double picture frame border (see Borders page). Finished size is about 27 inches square.
To make the Sunshine Day quilt block:
A: Cut 1. B: Cut 4. C: Cut 4. D: Cut 1, and cut 1 from reverse pattern. E: Cut 2. F: Cut 1, and cut 1 from reverse pattern. G: Cut 1, and cut 1 from reverse pattern. H: Cut 1.
Stitch D to B, then stitch E to other side of B. Stitch B to other side of E, and stitch F to other side of B. Make 2. Stitch C to G, and stitch another C to other side of G. Make 2. Stitch H to CGC, and stitch reverse CGC to other side of H. Stitch DBEBF to one side of this piece, and stitch other DBEBF to other side (rays). Stitch rays to A.
Like this quilt block? It is part of the Fresh from the Garden quilt design. Love the garden theme? Make a quilt from our Garden and Floral Quilt Patterns.
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- Flip through our Quilt Blocks to find one for your next quilting project.
- Find a quilt you love on our Quilt Designs page.
- Jazz up the walls in the rest of your house, with these Quilted Wall Hanging Patterns and Quilted Kitchen Wall Hanging Patterns.
- Learn How to Quilt or brush up on the basics with our refresher course.
ABOUT THE QUILT DESIGNER:
Phyllis Dobbs is the author of Dimensional Quilts and Fun with Flannel. Her designs appear in many books and magazines. She teaches and demonstrates quilt and stitch techniques at local and national levels and has designed a whimsical fabric collection for Hancock Fabrics. Dobbs is a member of the Society of Craft Designers.