"...I am perfectly delighted with him, if I had a heart to lose, I think it would be in danger. God bless both of them, spare time to our Country, and crown them with Victory, in the battle which awaits them...."
Isabella Buchanan Edmondson
It's a super easy block and I took the really easy way out of making it. I could have rotary cut the fabric and sewn it, but I used the foundation paper that I printed from Rosemary's companion CD to the book. I pretty happy with how the corners all met....
|I picked fabric out of my Civil War stash that resembles the fabric in the Civil War Diary Book.|
|Love this handy dandy mini, tiny iron! Makes those quick ironing moments, like ironing a small seam down so easy! Don't have to leave my sewing chair, it's right by my sewing machine.|
|Sewing on the line using a tiny seam....|
|The four sections of the block are done and trimmed up. Just need to sewing the sections together.|
|'Meeting General Lee'|
July 8, 1864
Happy quilting and perfect stitches to you,