For December, we were tasked with a really simple block to keep the work happening and the donations coming in over the silly season. This i-spy block was just a simple framed 10″ square.
With the end-of-school craziness hitting and a long list of gifts still to finish, I didn’t think I’d be able to complete the full quilt top so just put together 12 blocks from my black/white/red stash.
There were actually supposed to be 15 to each top, but I mis-read the instructions, whoops. My blocks just made a little quilt this time.
Later on though, in looking around for some fabrics to use to do an extra couple of October blocks, I found these fabrics that I thought would make good i-spy-type blocks. By this point, it was that lovely after-Christmas lull so I decided to whip up another quilt top. I really should know by now that there is no such thing as a “quick” quilt top, though!