This foundation paper pieced design is inspired by the rafters and over-sized ceiling fans found in the Horticulture Building at the Ohio State Fair.
This quilt finishes at 60" x 60"
25 Blocks measuring 12"x 12"
The Raise the Roof pattern is a PDF download and includes full color instructions and black and white foundation paper piecing templates. Templates must by printed at 100% or "actual size" ON LEGAL SIZE (8-1/2" x 14") PAPER. 100 black and white copies of the foundation paper pieced template (pattern page 9) are required to complete the quilt as shown. Measure the 1" square on the template to ensure printing accuracy prior to constructing the quilt.
This is an intermediate level pattern that does not include specific instructions for foundation paper piecing techniques.
1-5/8 yards Light Blue
1-5/8 yards Light Grey
3/4 yard Light Pink/Peach/Cream
3/4 yard White
3/4 yard Medium Pink
3/4 yard Dark Pink
3/4 yard Medium Violet
3/4 yard Dark Violet
5/8 yard Medium Orange
5/8 yard Dark Orange
1/4 yard Medium Blue
1/4 yard Dark Blue
All fabric amounts are based on 40" width of usable fabric. Fabric amounts are calculated for a single cut of fabric. If you desire a scrappier look (as shown), you may require additional fabric.
Copyright 2019. This pattern is intended for a single user. The original purchaser of this pattern may make and distribute their creations for personal use, display at quilt shows, or for small scale production for craft fairs or small scale online sales. If items are publicly displayed or sold, the design should be attributed to The (not so) Dramatic Life. Mass production is strictly prohibited.