Section 5 The Black Hole

(Make
one 12" block)

(A) Black

Cut 2 squares 4 7/8" then cut once diagonally

Cut 1 square 5 1/4", then cut twice diagonally

Cut 1 square 3 3/8"

(B) Green

Cut 1 square 4 7/8", then cut once diagonally

Cut 3 squares 2 7/8", cut once diagonally

(C) Red

Cut 1 square 4 7/8" then cut once diagonally

Cut 3 squares 2 7/8", cut once diagonally

(D) Yellow

Cut 1 square 5 1/4" then cut twice diagonally

(E) Purple

Cut 1 square 4 7/8", cut once diagonally

Cut 3 squares 2 7/8", cut once diagonally

(F) Blue

Cut 1 square 4 7/8" then cut twice diagonally

Cut 3 squares 2 7/8", cut once diagonally

Assembly & Block Construction of The Black Hole

1. Referring to diagram 1a sew (1) one (E) Purple HST and (1)
one (C) Red HST to each side of (1) one (A) Black QST. See
diagram 1a for placement.

2. Sew (1) one (E) Purple HST and (1) one (C) Red HST to each
side of (1) one (D) Yellow QST. See diagram 1b for placement.

3. Sew the 2 Units together. Press and label Unit 1.

4. Referring to diagrams 2 thru 4 repeat steps 1 and 2 using
colors as shown in diagrams. Press and set aside.

5. Sew (1) one (A) Black HST to (1) one (E) Purple HST. See
diagram 5 for placement. Press and set aside.

6. Repeat Step 5 for (C) Red, (B) Green and (F) Blue HSTs. You
will have one HST from each color left over.

7. Sew (1) one (E) Purple HST and (1) one (F) Blue HST to
opposite sides of (1) one (A) Black 3 3/8" square. See Diagram 6
for placement.

8. Referring to diagram 6 sew (1) one (B) Green HST and one (C)
Red HST to the remaining sides. Press.

Referring to Block Construction diagram do the following:

Lay the Units out into rows.

Sew rows together.

Sew each row together to complete your block.

Press and your block is complete!

Measurement check Block should measure 12 1/2

Assembly
& Block Construction of the Starburst

(Make two 6" blocks)

(A) Black

Cut 8 squares 2"

Cut 2 squares 4 1/4" then cut twice diagonally

(B) Green

Cut 4 squares 2 3/8" then cut once diagonally

(C) Red

Cut 1 square 3 1/2"

(D) Yellow

Cut 1 square 3 1/2"

(F) Blue

Cut 4 squares 2 3/8" then cut once diagonally

1. Sew one (F) Blue HST to one (A) Black QST. See diagram 1 for
placement.

2. Referring to diagram 2 sew one (F) Blue HST to the unit from
step 1. Flying geese unit made.

3. Repeat steps 1 and 2 three more times for a total of 4 flying
geese units.

4. Sew one (A) Black 2" square to opposite sides of one Flying
Geese unit. See diagram 3 for placement.

5. Repeat step 4 one more time for a total of two row 1's. Press
and label Row 1 and Row 3.

6. Sew one Flying Geese unit to opposite sides of one (D) Yellow
3 1/2" square. See diagram 4 for placement. Press and label row
2.

7. Sew rows together as show in block construction diagram to
complete the block.

8. Press and your block is complete.

9. Measurement check - Block should measure 6 1/2" x 6 1/2"

10. Repeat all steps using fabrics (C) Red & (B) Green to
complete the second Starburst Block.

Section
5 HST Filler Block

(Make six 2" blocks) (INSERT FILLER BLOCK)

(B) Green

Cut 1 square 2 7/8" then cut once diagonally

(C) Red

Cut 1 square 2 7/8" then cut once diagonally

Cut 1 rectangle 2 1/2" x 12 1/2" (used for section assembly)

(D) Yellow

Cut 1 square 2 7/8" then cut once diagonally

(E) Purple

Cut 1 rectangle 2 1/2" x 12 1/2" (used for section assembly)

(F) Blue

Cut 3 squares 2 7/8" then cut once diagonally

Assembly & Block Construction of the HST Filler Block

1. Sew (1) one (F) Blue and (1) one (C) Red HST together. See
diagram 1 for placement.

2. Repeat one more time for a total of 2 Red HST blocks.

3. Repeats Steps 1 and 2 for (B) Green and (D) Yellow HST
blocks.

4. Measurement Check - Blocks should measure 2 1/2" x 2 1/2"

5. Lay blocks out and sew together as shown in Diagram 1.

6. Press and set aside.

Assembly for Section 5

Finished
block size is 12" x 24"

Referring to the color photo sew your blocks together as follows

1. Referring to the Section 5 Block Construction diagram lay the
blocks out including the Red & Purple 2 1/2" x 12 1/2" rectangle
filler blocks.

2. Sew the blocks together as shown.

3. Press and your Section 5 block is complete.

4. Check your measurement. This block should measure 12 1/2" x
24 1/2".