Block 14 – Flying High

14 Splendid Sampler Janet Clare Block multi

Designer: Janet Clare

Techniques : Applique

Blocks by Designers (L to R, Top to Bottom): Janet Clare, Lynn Harris, Joan Ford, Katja Marek, Melanie Barrett, Frances Newcombe.


Are you looking for the downloadable pattern? As from 19th February 2017, they are no longer available at this site.  For your convenience, we have placed them all in one comprehensive book which will be available  April 2017. 

  • 100 eye-catching designs from over 80 designers that use a wide range of techniques, including traditional patchwork, applique, foundation paper piecing, and embroidery
  • A number of the 6-inch blocks are shown in two colorways for twice the creativity
  • Be inspired by gallery quilts featuring carefully selected placement options for your Splendid Sampler blocks
  • Bonus blocks projects are not included in the book and can be found here.

Pre-order your copy here.  Amazon US, Book Depository, Fat Quarter Shop


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Janet tells us:  My motto is  ‘she believed she could and so she did’ it’s embroidered on my apron!

Janet Clare is a designer for Moda and makes the most delightful quilts, embroideries and applique. This is one of my favourite photos of Janet wearing her Artisan Apron.


Janet has prepared a post about today’s block.

I am in love with Janet’s latest Moda collection – The Wordsmith. It is Janet’s 5th collection for Moda. Buy it here.


Janet Clare The Wordsmith 35 Fat Quarter Bundle Moda Fabrics 1390AB

Janet has also published many books filled with beautiful stitcheries and applique projects. Filled with designs that have inspired her through her journey as an artist and mother.

Buy here Home Quilt Home: Over 20 Project Ideas to Quilt, Stitch, Sew & Applique


Buy here The Wordsmith

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