When Karen looks at this painting she sees the rail fence block, so, for June, rail fence it is. Karen encourages people to dig into their scrap baskets for this one and make lots of 5 strip blocks. Below is a sample block. Click on the BOM tab above for Krieghoff’s bio and more info about design.
This block is due June’s meeting.
I'm sure I say this every month, but that's just because it's true; Karen's interpretation of this painting is fantastic. She uses 4 color palettes; (1) slates to represent the lone farmer in the field, (2) mostly medium grey-greens to represent the sprout crop, (3) dark grey-greens to represent the mature crop, and (4) golds to represent the ripe crop.
Below are two options for the block construction -
Check out the BOM tab above for full details of the block construction and a brief bio of William Kurelek.