Quilt Concert: First Notes Block 11

August 27, 2021

Let’s go fly a kite with this week’s block, Flying Kite!

Block 11 Instructions

It’s time for take off!

Flying Kite is block number 1294 in Barbara Brackman’s Encyclopedia of Pieced Quilt Patterns.

Sponsor and Prize of the Week

This week’s amazing sponsor is Aurifil, and they are giving one lucky winner from anywhere in world three Aurifil Color Builder Boxes. Two boxes are 40 weight and one box is 50 weight. Each box contains three large spools of thread, and the winner can select the colors they would like!

How to Win!

All prizes will be drawn based on Instagram posts, so make sure you have a public account in order for us to see them!

  • Follow both hosts on Instagram: Lissa and Cassandra
  • Follow our weekly sponsor on Instagram: Aurifil
  • Use the primary and weekly hashtags: #quiltconcert2021 and #quiltconcertblock11
  • Tell us in your post if you are a US or international resident.
  • Post a photo of block 11 using a public Instagram account by 11:59 Eastern on Thursday, September 2, 2021 (if you don’t want to make your primary account public, you can always create a second, public account to use for this quilt along and other projects like this)
  • Winners will be selected by random drawing and will be contacted via Instagram direct message by Saturday, September 4, 2021. The winner must claim their prize by responding to the message with their mailing address by 11:59pm on Monday, September 6, 2021. If the prize is not claimed at that time, we will select an alternate winner.

(This giveaway is not sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with Instagram.)

Congratulations to our Week 10 Winner!

The winner for week 10 is @ck_got12many, who will receive three back issues of Curated Quilts Magazine! Congratulations to our winner and a giant thank you to Curated Quilts for Sponsoring this week’s prize!

For more information about the quilt and our sponsors, check out the following posts:


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