The Wyoming Valley is NOT in Wyoming, it is Pennsylvania. Did you already know that? I didn’t, but Sister Jaquelyn made me take Calculus and not Geography my senior year of High School. I may not know what is East and West of me, but boy I could derive integrals like nobody’s business way back when. (secret: I honestly loved Calculus and all Math, but I still wish I could have taken Geography too)

Now that I’ve got that off my chest, let’s get on with Block #10 in First Notes of the Quilt Concert Series.

I really love the options to this block. By playing with value and color placement, you can create so many star shapes out of one quilt block!

Block 10 can be found at The (Not So) Dramatic Life Etsy Shop.

I cannot wait to see all the interpretations this week. That’s been such a wonderful part of this Quilt Concert, I really love seeing all the different ways each block is made. I cannot wait to see all the quilt tops!!!

Week 11 Sponsors!!!

We have two wonderful Sponsors this week!!!

Dabble and Stitch is a wonderful online shop of beautifully curated fabrics. I’m actually excited because by the time you read this, I’ll have gone to their local pop up shop that they are having today and tomorrow! They are sending one U.S. resident a $50 gift card to the online store.

The Sewing Loft has amazing single block patterns ready to download. Seriously, they are all so cute it is hard to pick one. Luckily the winner will be able to choose a 10 block bundle! I’m a little bit jealous to be honest.

Giveaway Rules

In order to enter for the prize drawing you must do the following

1-post a photo of your Wyoming Valley on Instagram using a public Instagram account by 11:59 Eastern on Thursday, August 26, 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)

2-follow @cassandrabeaver@lovinglylissa, @dabbleandstitch and @thesewingloft

3- include the hashtags #quiltconcert2021 and #quiltconcertblock9

4- Write in your post the country you live in. <<<——DON’T FORGET THIS!!!!

Winners will be selected by random drawing and will be contacted via Instagram direct message by Saturday, August 28, 2021. The winner must claim their prize by responding to the message with their mailing address by 11:59pm on Monday, August 30, 2021. If the prize is not claimed at that time, we will select an alternate winner.

Please be aware that there are now scammers on Instagram who pose as accounts with giveaways.  No one involved in this giveaway will ever ask for anything other than a mailing address.

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

Are you new to the Quilt Concert Series?

You can find all the information you need at Quilt Concert Series 2021 and Quilt Concert Series FAQ. The cutting directions and all previously released even number blocks can be purchased at The (Not So) Dramatic Life. Previously released odd number blocks can be found at Shoppe Lovingly Lissa.

PJ Jam Party Zoom!!

We are having so much fun getting together on Friday nights! Our zoom sew-ins are Friday night at 9:30pm Eastern time! The link to the zoom is only available to newsletter subscribers, so make sure to sign up!

Lovingly, Lissa

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