Nine Patch Uneven Nine Patch
The Uneven Nine Patch style of quilt block is so named because not all of the nine individual patches are the same size as is the case in a regular nine patch quilt block. This style of quilt block is often used in 10" quilt block to make the math easier, but you will find this construction method in many other quilt blocks as well.

Garden of Eden

Sample Quilt Layouts

The Garden of Eden quilt block is a smart choice to learn how to make the square in a square patch -- a frequently used unit in quiltmaking. This uneven nine patch block is easy to sew and makes for some wonderful quilt designs.

The quilt layout shown on the left uses the blocks set side by side, with sashing strips and additional blank blocks to form a geometric design. The quilt layout on the right uses a standard on point setting of the blocks with additional plain sections in the form of setting triangles with the idea of showcasing your quilting skills.

More "Biblical" Quilt Blocks
~ Cain and Abel
~ David and Goliath
~ Joseph's Coat
~ King David's Crown