Etoiles Rouges

Forty-nine traditional variations on the Ohio Star block!

Registrations Closed for 2022.

Express Interest for 2023

Block-of-the-Week

92″ x 92″

Features 49 variations on the traditional Ohio Star block.


Detailed Instructions

Step by step, illustrated instructions guide you through the blocks.
Special tutorial on Aunt Eliza style blocks to get the tricky points to match.

“your instructions were great and easy to follow” -Karina Webb, Etoiles Rouges 2017

“Thank you Kathryn , your patterns and instructions are fantastic” -Kaye Jones, Etoiles Rouges 2019


Learn Quilt-as-you-Go

Complete the project as Quilt-as-you-Go! Tutorials and instructions included.


Your Instructor


Kathryn Kerr
Kathryn Kerr

I've been sewing since I could hold a needle, making my own clothes, soft furnishings and even my wedding dress ... until I discovered patchwork and quilting about 25 years ago. Now I hardly ever make clothes!

Many of you know that in 2015, I had an idea for a challenge quilt for my local groups of friends. It was simple: make a quilt block every day for a year to build a sampler quilt. I thought maybe a dozen people would make the quilt. I created a Facebook page … and next thing I knew, quilters from all over the world were interested in my quilt! The 365 Challenge was born! At the end of 2019, there are over 30,000 subscribers … and the list is still growing.

The success of the 365 Challenge gave me the courage to design and send my patchwork patterns out into the world. My little business is that dream come true. But it is about so much more than quilts! For me, the magical part of the 365 Challenge was working on a project with like-minded people, sharing our ups and downs, and making amazing friends from all over the world. So, my catch cry is …

Make Quilts: Make Friends

My aim is to bring you projects through which we can recapture the magic of the 365 Challenge, work together and make great friends along the way.


Course Curriculum


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Frequently Asked Questions


When does the course start and finish?
The course starts 16 January, 2021, for 50 weeks.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
I would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact me in the first 30 days and I will give you a full refund.
What does the price cover?
Once off payment US$25 for the pattern, tutorials, and Quilt-As-You-Go instructions, over 50 weeks.
How difficult is the quilt?
Intermediate level. The blocks are a manageable 9″ x 9″. Techniques used: Rotary Cutting and Quick Piecing.
How large is the quilt?
92" x 92" If you wish to make your quilt larger, consider enrolling in the BONUS add-on which includes another 49 blocks!
I've purchased this pattern previously; how do I get access?
Just drop me a note at [email protected] with your name, email address with which you registered and the year you registered (if you can remember). I'll send you a special coupon code to follow along this year for no additional cost.
Where is the BONUS package?
As you checkout, you will have the option to add the BONUS package, which includes 49 more blocks, the EQ file, and a taxonomy of Ohio Star blocks for an additional $15.

This course is closed for enrollment.