The Black Cat finished quilt block size options are 3 1/2″ (9 cm), 6″ (15 cm), 9″ (23 cm) and 12″ (30.5 cm) square. You may use this block in quilts, mini-quilts, table runners, hot pads, pillows, cushions, bags, etc.

Instant download contains:
• step by step instructions on how to cut and sew
• full-size patterns in 4 sizes for traditional piecing (NO PAPER)
• illustrated block assembly directions

SKILL LEVEL – confident beginner;

What is remarkable about this technique is its simplicity (absence of paper) and suitability for any skill level, including total beginners. It’s a quick and easy technique to use or to master.

As this pattern is low volume patchwork, no material list attached. You may use your fantastic scrap fabric stashes for this project.

Aside from the book “Moments in Pieces” and publications in magazines, you may also know Olesya because of her year-long challenge. In May of 2018, Olesya challenged herself to make a 3 1/2″ quilting block every day for one year (#365daysquiltscraps). And she succeeded in her challenge, finishing a new quilting block every day. You may see the results on Olesya’s Instagram: or Olesya’s blog: