Ohio Star Block
Beginner | 16 min 19 sec
In this class, Heather Jones shares how to make the iconic Ohio Star quilt block. Using half square triangles and quarter square triangles, you will learn how to precisely sew the pieces together to create this crisp, geometric design. Bind and finish your block to create a quilted wall hanging, or use the block to make a funky, modern throw pillow.
Here’s what you’ll need:
Finished Size:
  • Unfinished block 12 ½” x 12 ½”, finished block 12” x 12”
  • Fat quarter of three different fabrics. Heather uses:
  • Fabric 1 (pink): (1) 4 ½” x 4 ½” for A Square (2) 5 ½” x 5 ½” squares to make B Blocks
  • Fabric 2 (gray): (4) 4 ½” x 4 ½” for C Squares (1) 5 ½” x 5 ½” square to make B Blocks
  • Fabric 3 (yellow): (1) 5 ½” x 5 ½” square to make B Blocks
  • Materials:
  • 6 ½” x 12 ½” clear, gridded ruler
  • Snips
  • Rotary cutter
  • Cutting mat
  • Pins
  • Pencil
  • Sewing machine
  • Neutral thread
  • Iron
  • Ironing surface
Learn how to:Make half square triangles
Make quarter square triangles

What You'll Get: 
  • A detailed beginners class on how to make the iconic Ohio Star quilt block
  • 2 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Detailed supplies list and downloadable PDF template ($16 value) 
  • Step-by-step expert instruction from Heather Jones
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions, and interact with other students
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Class Reviews
234 users recommended this class to a friend
L. Gwen Jackson
Thanks for great class. I have more confidence to do this block
January 9, 2023
Yvonne Ramsey
Brilliant class and excellent teacher. Thank you!
More than 3 months ago
I followed along and made a block, really enjoyable! I did make some mistakes so perhaps a little too quick, I failed to put the right sides together so my 4 squares were wrong as I used a print fabric. Nonetheless, I loved it!
More than 3 months ago