PUBLISHED: FEBRUARY 2003
Take a trip on the Underground Railroad! Join Eleanor Burns and Sue Bouchard as they guide you through the story of the Underground Railroad. Learn how fifteen quilt blocks may have played a significant role in communication between the slaves and how it helped them on their way to freedom.
The book has 168 full color pages with step by step instructions for each of the 15 blocks. There are also directions to make a miniature Underground Railroad quilt. The book contains yardage and cutting charts in addition to fabric identification pages that will assist the quilter in cutting and marking her fabric for this beautiful sampler. "Underground Railroad Sampler" also includes a color page depicting the "Story of the Underground Railroad" that can be photocopied onto Photo Transfer Fabric and included in the quilt.
Patterns included: Underground Railroad, Monkey Wrench, Wagon Wheel, Carpenter's Wheel, Bear's Paw, Basket, Crossroads, Log Cabin, Shoo-Fly, Bow Tie, Flying Geese, Birds in the Air, Drunkard's Path, Sail Boat, North Star.