In this class Philippa starts by showing how to draft a pattern for the Double Wedding Ring block in any size. Philippa then uses her pattern to create foundation piecing templates using bank paper. (The class includes downloadable templates for you to print).
Having created the templates Philippa demonstrates the best techniques for assembling the melon sections and then joining the sections together into the double wedding ring design. Tips include how and when to press the seams.
Moving on to the Pickle Dish block Philippa shows how to modify the Double Wedding ring pattern to become the Pickle Dish block. She them demonstrates two methods for creating the Pickle Dish melons.
Finally Philippa reviews the design process including fabric choices and design ideas.