Road to California Quilt Block

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Similar to the Jacob's Ladder Block, the Road to California Block consists of  four-patches and half square triangles arranged in alternating fashion.

Skill level: Confident beginner

Block Construction

Image of Exploded version of the Road to California Quilt Block
Exploded version of the Road to California Quilt Block

Patches required:

 

Patch
# to cut  2 4 2 2

3x3 Grid Patch with 4-Patch units embedded

Examples: Jacobs ladder
Finished
Block Size
Patch ShapeShape to cut
to make patch
Size to CutSubcut?
6"Dark Triangle-IconDark Square-Icon2 7/8"
6"Dark Square-IconDark Square-Icon1 1/2"no
9"Dark Square-IconDark Square-Icon2"no
9"Dark Triangle-IconDark Square-Icon3 7/8"
12"Dark Triangle-IconDark Square-Icon4 7/8"
12"

Dark Square-IconDark Square-Icon2 1/2"no
15"

Dark Square-IconDark Square-Icon3"no
15"Dark Triangle-IconDark Square-Icon5 7/8"