So I worked on construction of the pieces:
(because some of the blocks got a little wonky I ended up cutting a LOT off to make them uniform. I will definately be more accurate in the future because of the process steps!!!)
But now here is my HUGE delima. Layout.
I have 40 squares.
So my first thought was a 5 by 8 layout which I have here (pardon the pictures. I do my layouts on my classroom floor for the extra space and only have my cell for pics.
Here's one direction:
And the other.
But then I think what about six by six.....and colorblocked.
It makes a square quilt that measures 51 before borders.
UGH....now I'm just confused.....What do you think?