The Greek Cross quilt block has to be one of the perfect blocks to learn to quilt. It just cannot be any easier. Just half square triangles and a bit of strip piecing.
Making a scrappy Greek cross quilt could be a real challenge. I might try it!
Cutting Instructions for the Greek Cross quilt block
Always remember FINISHED SIZE means the size it will be in a completed quilt. The measurements given already have the ¼ inch allowance included.
|Finished Block Size||Cut 2 squares from dark and white/light fabric||Cut 1 strip from dark and white/light fabric||Cut 1 square from dark fabric|
|6 inches||2 7/8”||1.5” x 10.5”||2.5”|
|9 inches||3 7/8”||2” x 15”||3.5”|
|12 inches||4 7/8”||2.5” x 20”||4.5”|
The Greek cross has the exact same variations as the Churn Dash. So click on the Churn Dash quilt block to find out more.