Blocks-A-Go-Go: Flying Dutchman Quilt Block

| Quilty | Episode 240

Learn how to make a quilt block from Flying Dutchman, which is featured in Love of Quilting Jan/Feb ’12. This block is a great lead up to flying geese and the pinwheel block. This block can be measured easily by using the Fons & Porter Half & Quarter Square Ruler. For more quilting tips and techniques pick up Quilty magazine or watch Quilty episodes at

Hint: click on the photos to view the Quilty Jan/Feb ’12 issue, the Flying Dutchman’s digital pattern and the Fons & Porter Half & Quarter Square Ruler.

     Flying Dutchman Digital Quilt Pattern     



  1. I love the Quilty videos. I’m a relatively new quilter and always learn something when I watch.
    My question is- how can I get Quilty magazine? I bought the premier issue & LOVE it. I want to subscribe. Can I? I haven’t seen it in stores here in Hawaii.

    Sue Laufer, 2 years ago Reply

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    BLOCK Friday – Flying Dutchman quilt block | Fons & Porter Blog, 1 month ago Reply

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