I also got in some sewing and I want to share with you how far I have come on my Happy Fish Quilt. After cutting and cutting and cutting, I had piles of large and small squares----------------->
Below are my completed piles of squares and triangle/squares. I matched each larger square to 5 smaller triangles/squares:
Can you see the black metal piece on the side...that is the guide! Love this foot for quilting when accuracy is of extreme importance.
Here I stitched two squares together. Can you see the straight seam on the left....that is due to the foot!
After stitching two squares and three squares together, I was to attach them to the large square. It was to make a 5" fish block! And here's what happened... can you spot my mistake?
Yep, I reversed the blocks somehow. So I seam ripped it out and started again. I developed a little system so I could lay out my small squares and orient them to the larger block. Here is my fixed fish...