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Owl Quilt Block: Modern Twist on Tradition

Snowy Owl Quilt Block

In the world of quilting, every stitch tells a story. And what better way to piece that story together than a sampler quilt? Block Mania is the perfect way for you to get a wide variety of quilt blocks for free. Meet Snowy Owl Quilt block, my take on a modern whimsy owl. This block is the perfect addition to your quilting pattern archive that can add a dash of charm and a sprinkle of magic to your quilts.

Snowy Owl Quilt Block

Today, I am yet again joining in on this month’s Block Mania blog hop, where us designers are sharing beach-themed quilt blocks. The Snowy Owl Quilt Block stands out because it is not your typical beach scene, but beaches are the homes for a large variety of animals throughout the year. Some live there year-round and some are seasonal visitors. The hobby that I would love to get into is bird watching. So, when I researched beach animals, I couldn’t resist passing up the opportunity to make an owl.

Owls have long been symbols of wisdom, mystery, and grace. They watch over the night while looking for their next hunt. In this quilt block, they come to life in vibrant colors and playful patterns, adding a sense of wonder to any quilt they adorn. With its contemporary flair and fun appeal, this block is traditionally pieced.

Pieces cut for the Snowy Owl Quilt Block

Whether you’re an experienced quilter or just starting on your quilting journey, this block offers endless possibilities for creativity. Mix and match fabrics, experiment with different arrangements, and let your imagination take flight.

Block Mania

The generosity of the quilting community always impresses me through events like Block Mania, where fellow quilters come together to share their passion and creativity. For a whole month, quilters everywhere have the opportunity to get quilt block patterns for free. To get my Owl Quilt Block Pattern, just fill out the form below. It will automatically email a link for you to download the pattern. If you are already on my email list, don’t worry, you can use the same email address and you will get an extra star by your name. The form is automated and will email you the block whether you are a current subscriber or if you are a new subscriber. If you don’t receive the email, don’t forget to check your spam folder. It probably found its way into that folder, but if you have any trouble, please let me know.

Working on the eye in my owl Quilt Block
Don’t forget to check out the other amazing blocks from the other quilters using the links below.

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Sharing the Snowy Owl Quilt Block

Share your hand quilt block on Instagram using #SnowyOwlQuiltBlock and tag me @BrownBirdDesigns. Tell me in the comments below what your favorite part of a quilt snuggle is. Thanks for being here and I truly appreciate you!

2024 Block Mania Quilt Block Recap

February – Made With Love
March – Grey Goose
April – Snowy Owl

Happy Tuesday!

Let the block collecting begin!

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The Comments

  • Lori Smanski
    April 2, 2024

    thank you for this very different yet important block. i would say my favorite part of quilt snuggles are the memories that it gives me.

  • jacqulyn
    April 4, 2024

    I signed up to get the Quilt Mania Beach snowy owl…Can you send the pattern to me at

    Thanks in advance

    Jacqulyn Thompson

    • Elisabeth DeMoo
      > jacqulyn
      April 4, 2024

      I see that you have been added to my the list and would be happy to send it to you. You might have already received the automated email… it could have been put in your spam folder but I will send it to you as well so you might get two emails from me. Happy Quilting!!