The Quilter's Block Puzzle paper digital cutting design available by Snapdragon Snippets through Silhouette America's online store can provide some fun pattern play for adults and children. A tray holds 16 paper "blocks" that have colorful patchwork patterns cut and adhered to the top (and for this pattern, the back, too). The blocks can be re-arranged into various patterns that recreate traditional patterns. Following are a few for the "Crooked Mile". Copy these 8 patterns with your cut and assembled set, Can you make more original fun patterns?
This block pattern is called "Jockey Caps".
This block is called "Seplechre" or "Summer Pavilion".
This block is called "Farm Furrows".
This block is called "Whirligig" or "Toy Jacks".
This block is called "Snowballs"
This block is called "Beach Balls".
This block is called "Winding Way".
This block is called "Seagulls". (Can you visualize the four birds in the corners flying around in a circle with wing tips touching at the block's center?)