. . .and my patience is fraying. But I shall persevere because they are going to be beautiful.
First, the Brackman Civil War blocks in the X setting:
The other Civil War sampler from the books I talked about before is progressing but I ran out of navy fabric and had to hunt the internet for it, finally finding a bit at a Montana quilt shop (thank you, online shopping). I have 13 setting blocks I can finish when the fabric arrives next week. By that time hopefully I'll have the above quilt pieced. The blue one will look like
And after all this I have 18 blocks left over than will go on the back of the first quilt and 12 patriotic blocks to make into their own quilt.