Medium Flickering Lone Star on Oak Quilt Block

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Medium Flickering Lone Star on Oak Quilt Block

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$125.00

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Item details

Handmade item

Vintage from the 1980s

Materials

wood, wenge, ash, oak

This is a Medium “Flickering Lone Star” quilt block with a Oak background. It is made using diamonds and triangles from different kinds of wood, all in their natural colors. There are 468 pieces on this block, 192 diamonds and 264 triangles, all full size. It measures 16 ½” square and is 5/8” thick. To finish them, I use 5 or 6 coats of a clear wiping varnish, rubbed in by hand.

The alternating black and white rows give the star the illusion of movement like its “Flickering”.

It has a hanger on the back for hanging it on the wall.

The type of wood is listed on the back from the center out. On this quilt block the wood is “Wenge” from West Africa, “Ash” and “Oak” from Missouri.

I made this quilt block in 1987. On the back I signed it, listed the wood, and dated it.

Go to my ”Shop Polices” and “Profile” page to see my return policy and other information on how I make these. To see other quilt blocks I’ve made, click on “Quilt Blocks over 25.00” or whatever gets your interest under “Sections in this shop”. The “Home” page itself can be rather confusing with everything mixed up. The “Sections in this shop” lets me show you all like items together as a unit.

Payment can be made using Pay Pal for immediate shipment, money order or check. Checks will have to clear before shipment is made.
This is a Medium “Flickering Lone Star” quilt block with a Oak background. It is made using diamonds and triangles from different kinds of wood, all in their natural colors. There are 468 pieces on this block, 192 diamonds and 264 triangles, all full size. It measures 16 ½” square and is 5/8” thick. To finish them, I use 5 or 6 coats of a clear wiping varnish, rubbed in by hand.

The alternating black and white rows give the star the illusion of movement like its “Flickering”.

It has a hanger on the back for hanging it on the wall.

The type of wood is listed on the back from the center out. On this quilt block the wood is “Wenge” from West Africa, “Ash” and “Oak” from Missouri.

I made this quilt block in 1987. On the back I signed it, listed the wood, and dated it.

Go to my ”Shop Polices” and “Profile” page to see my return policy and other information on how I make these. To see other quilt blocks I’ve made, click on “Quilt Blocks over 25.00” or whatever gets your interest under “Sections in this shop”. The “Home” page itself can be rather confusing with everything mixed up. The “Sections in this shop” lets me show you all like items together as a unit.

Payment can be made using Pay Pal for immediate shipment, money order or check. Checks will have to clear before shipment is made.

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Returns & exchanges

I gladly accept returns and exchanges

Contact me within: 7 days of delivery
Ship items back within: 14 days of delivery

I don't accept cancellations

But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.

The following items can't be returned or exchanged

Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:
  • Custom or personalized orders
  • Perishable products (like food or flowers)
  • Digital downloads
  • Intimate items (for health/hygiene reasons)

Returns and exchange details

If you don’t like it, you have 7 days to send it back undamaged, for your money back. You pay the shipping both ways.

Shipping policies

I use USPS Priority Mail with Insurance to get it to you fast and protect us both. Charges will be listed on the item page. Will combine shipping of multiple item purchases. Email for charges.

Additional policies

Why are some of these things so old?

I did shows for 16 years, then had to stay closer to home as both my and my wife’s folks were living with us and needed more care. I made a lot of my things at shows and would finish them up at home. This way I built up quite an inventory of goods I would pack away in boxes. These are not like cars that wear out with age. They just set in a box and stay new. If when you get it, it is not what you want I have a very good return policy above.