Watering Can Quilt Block

©2007 Publications International, Ltd. You'll find this and other garden-themed blocks on the

What could go better on your garden-themed quilt or other quilted project than this delightful Watering Can quilt block? It's just one of the many fun-to-make blocks you'll find on the Fresh from the Garden quilt design. Download the Watering Can quilt block as a PDF to print out the pattern. You'll need to enlarge the quilt block 125%.

To make the Watering Can quilt block:


Background: Cut 1. All other pieces: Fuse double-sided webbing to fabrics. Watering can pieces: Cut 1 each. Flower petals: Cut 4. (Do not add seam allowances to fused pieces.)

©2007 Publications International, Ltd. Adorable print fabrics are a great option for this block.


Place and fuse all pieces. By machine, applique all fused pieces using a narrow zigzag stitch. Sew a large button to bottom of petals.

©2007 Publications International, Ltd. Vibrant colors are another pretty fabric choice.

Like this quilt pattern? Use it to make the Freshly Watered quilted pillow pattern. Want to try other pillows? Peruse these quilted pillow patterns. Done with this quilt block? Check out the other garden quilt blocks.

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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.