Re-Piecing the Past: Civil War Blocks Then & Now

3h 47min intermediate Resources

Learn Kaye England's precise piecing methods and make 12 traditional blocks, inspired by the stories of strong women of the Civil War era.

Episode descriptions

1 . Episode: Introduction

Meet legendary quilter Kaye England and go over what you'll learn in this class.

2 . Episode: Supplies

Kaye shows you her favorite tools and supplies, including rulers, cutters and mats.

Remember Me & Sherman's March
3 . Episode: Remember Me & Sherman's March

Cut, sew and assemble the Remember Me and Sherman's March blocks.

Birds in the Air Block
4 . Episode: Birds in the Air Block

Learn about and assemble the Birds in the Air Block.

Flying Geese
5 . Episode: Flying Geese

Make three different blocks using flying geese: the Barbara Fritchie Star, Yankee Puzzle and Temperance blocks.

Union and Southern Pride
6 . Episode: Union and Southern Pride

Create blocks based on flags of the American Civil War.

Harriet Beecher Stowe Block
7 . Episode: Harriet Beecher Stowe Block

Cut, sew and assemble the Harriet Beecher Stowe Block.

Shiloh Block
8 . Episode: Shiloh Block

Kaye walks you through the creation of the Shiloh Block.

Julia Ward Howe Block
9 . Episode: Julia Ward Howe Block

Assemble a 100-piece, 12" block designed by Kaye in honor of Julia Ward Howe.

Setting the Quilt
10 . Episode: Setting the Quilt

Learn how you can assemble all 12 blocks into one magnificent quilt.

About the Teacher

Kaye England
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