A Gathering *6-Month Block of the Month Appliqué Quilt Pattern* By: Barbara Persing

$25.50 $30.00


Free Domestic Shipping on order totals (after applied discounts & before taxes) of $50 or More.

***PATTERN ONLY NOT A FINISHED ITEM***

"A Gathering " BP-2506
By: Barbara Persing

* Paper Printed Pattern
* Project: Quilt
* Finished Size: 49" x 57 ½"
* Technique: Applique, Standard Machine Sewing
* Applique templates included
* Includes: Complete BOM Set
* Skill Level: Confident Beginner
* See listing photos for fabric and supply list

I use to live in the desert Southwest and it always made me smile to see the quail in the early morning. Especially in the Spring, when the mama quail would take her little band of chicks to the water in the early morning for a drink. It was almost inconceivable how itty-bitty those little baby quail are! It is always such a treat. When I saw this quilt, I knew that other quilters would want it for their own.

This pattern was originally set up as a block-of-the-month. This listing is for the whole pattern and NO FABRIC IS INCLUDED. The original sample quilt was made using Island Batik fabrics. This pattern does use the fusible applique method. There is a YouTube video, about an hour long, on this pattern. You will get a lot of useful tips and tricks watching this video first, before cutting or fusing your fabrics. I have included the link to the video below.

**YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q-CNJodk55I

These are large motifs and have full-size layouts as well. A confident beginner could easily make this quilt, so long as they are familiar with quilting terminology and techniques. If you are beyond that level, it is still a magnificent quilt and will be another addition to your accomplishments.

NOTE: This is for the pattern set only and is NOT A FINISHED PRODUCT. No Fabric, embroidery floss or embellishments are included. Also, because of copyright laws, this item cannot be returned.

**FOR DETAILS ON FREE SHIPPING OFFER - SEE STORE POLICIES**

Shipping from United States

Processing time

1-3 business days

Customs and import taxes

Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply. I'm not responsible for delays due to customs.

Payment Options

Secure options
  • Accepts Etsy gift cards

Returns & Exchanges

I gladly accept cancellations

Frequently Asked Questions

Free Shipping Offer Details

The Free Domestic Shipping Offer is based on your cart total. To receive Free Shipping, your cart total (after all discounts) must be $50 or more. Unfortunately, there are times when items would have free shipping at their regular price, but once the sale price is applied they are no longer eligible. The Etsy system does not correct the Free Shipping Ad based on the discounted price.

When you receive Free Shipping, WE RESERVE THE RIGHT to ship all items in a manner that your purchase qualifies for and in keeping with good business practices, regardless if you have been offered or selected Priority by Etsy. Etsy shipping is not always accurate on weights and sizes when items of different postal requirements are taken into consideration.

Shipping Cost and Package Tracking

It is important to understand most items are sent USPS First Class with a stiffener, this requires package rates for shipping. Please be aware that First Class shipping usually does NOT include insurance, so if your package is damaged or lost, you have no recourse with the post office.

If your item is sent USPS Priority Mail and your package is damaged or lost, we can assist in filing a claim with the post office for compensation.

If a package is scanned delivered by the post office but NOT received by you, it does become your responsibility to contact your local post office to try to locate or find out what happened to the package. We cannot be accountable once the package was delivered to and scanned by the post office.

Can you send a pattern via PDF or download?

As much as we would like to offer this, none of our patterns are available for purchase as a PDF or digital download. The designers of our patterns have retained the copyrights for their work. All of our patterns are physical patterns which will be shipped to you via USPS.

If you are looking for a PDF pattern, we highly recommend reaching out to the pattern designer.

Do you refund for shipping overage charges?

Yes. We do our best to combine separate orders occurring on the same day and ship orders at the lowest rate possible based on the size and weight. Any shipping overage of $1 or more will be refunded to the payment account.

Please note: our patterns are sent via USPS and ship at package rates NOT letter rates. This is due to a larger envelope size and a stiffener we place with our patterns, which makes them more rigid to protect them from being bent or damaged by the postal service machinery,

Do you offer price adjustments for sale pricing?

We do NOT offer adjustments for special promotions, including %’s off (e.g., 25%, 40%, and 50%, etc.) and $’s off for items purchased before a sale. We offer various sales over the week and on the weekends, so be sure to favorite our shop to keep up to date on our most recent sales and items.

Fabric Care

Our fabrics come directly from the manufacturer and are not pre-washed. If you are new to working with pre-cut fabrics, the manufactures recommend that they not be washed until your whole project is complete. If you want/need to be able to pre-wash the fabric, we would recommend yardage for your project.

Are you fabrics COLORFAST?

No matter what type fabric you get, you cannot assume that anything is colorfast and will not run or bleed. This can be a nightmare when you have spent a lot of money for beautiful fabric, only to have your project or quilt ruined because of bleeding issues. In order to make many dark colors vibrant, manufacturers have to use a lot of dye. The more dye, the greater the propensity the fabric has to bleed. If you have questions about the colorfastness of a fabric, please test it first. You may have to pre-treat the fabric to better "set" the dye. Even then, it may not be enough and you may have to re-think your project and the fabrics you use. Either way, we will not be responsible for its colorfastness, nor will we replace your fabrics

Are your items new or used?

All of our items are new directly from the distributor or designer. We do our best to ensure that items arrive to you in the best condition possible but cannot guarantee that the shipper will handle them with the care that we ourselves would take.

Are patterns printed in color or black & white?

Patterns vary in how they are printed. Some patterns provide full color illustrations, others have no illustrations at all, some have hand drawn illustrations, and some illustrations are in black and white only. These are all at the discretion of the designer and the printer. If you would like to know more about a specific pattern, please feel free to contact me.

Wonderful pattern love it love it


Love it! Love it! Love it!


Love, love, love this pattern.



Exactly what I was expecting. Great service. Thank you!


Legal imprint