|This blue and yellow bag has logs 3/4 inch wide.|
|For the blue one I went down to half an inch wide.|
I started to wonder how small I could go with these log cabin blocks. Valerie Campbell-Harding's book Strip Patchwork is the best book I know on working with strips. Although it was published a hundred years ago in 1983 you can still find it on Amazon. She suggests using a piece of calico as a foundation fabric for folded strips. Using this method I was able to get down to 1/8 inch strips although by first attempt is not very square. Here is is in the machine:
This is my first blog post. I am not expecting loads of visitors, but if by some accident you find yourself here, you are welcome to leave a comment. If I can work out how to do it, I will link up with Crazy Mom Quilts for finish it up Friday.