Busy Day Drunkard's Path

Busy Day Drunkard's Path

Busy Day
Drunkard’s Path

Prizewinning British quilter Barbara Barber explained her quick and easy method for making the Drunkard’s Path block in the June 2008 issue of QN. If you’re looking for ideas and pictures of the numerous variations possible with this classic pattern, you’ll find examples in state documentation books and other books about antique quilts. Check out your guild library or favorite online bookseller for these other references:

Encyclopedia of Pieced Quilt Patterns by Barbara Brackman (American Quilter’s Society, 1993)

Happy Trails: Variations on the Classic Drunkard’s Path Pattern by Pepper Cory (C&T Publishing, 1991)

65 Drunkard’s Path Quilt Designs by Pepper Cory (Dover Publications, 1998)

A Shortcut to Drunkard’s Path: Easy Applique Curves by Ann Frischkorn and Amy Sandrin (Martingale & Company, 2005)

A New Turn on Drunkard’s Path by Mary Sue Suit (Martingale & Company, 2002)


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