12/21/21 Tucker University Class#9 Diamond Rects
1-901 Diamond Rects
If the Storm at Sea pattern is on your bucket list, but you don’t want to paper piece it, the the Diamond Rects has just become your new best friend. Once you learn how to make Diamond Rects units you will no longer avoid, what you thought was a complex technique. The Diamond Rects is seen in the Studio 180 Design pattern entitled Sea Glass as well as Sager Creek’s Smooth Sailing. Don’t miss the boat, jump on board now.
Required Tools: Diamond Rects
Required Technique Sheet: Diamond Rects
*These items can be purchased at Ready Set Sew.
Basic Sewing Supplies:
Sewing Machine with power cords and manual (just in case)
Snips or trimming scissors
Basic Quilting Supplies:
Rotary Cutter with a sharp blade
Marking Pencil (Mechanical will do)
Small Cutting Mat
Straight Edge Ruler approx. 6”x12” or so
Best Press or light starch (optional)
(1) 2 1/2” WOF (width of fabric) strip of one fabric for the diamond center
(1) 3” WOF strip of contrasting fabric for the sides of the triangles or background of the unit
NOTE: If possible, students should bring with them the units they have made from previous classes.