Add an optional verso applique as a guide for quilting interest. Flag finishes 10.5" diameter.
4" Dresden wedges created with Easy Dresden Ruler, or you can cut wedges 4" long with 1" wide base and 2-1/4" top. Requires 22 total wedges. Cut 7 blue wedges, 7 red, and 8 white. You will also need a 6.5" scrap for center, a 12" scrap of batting and 12" square of backing fabric.
Optional: fussy cut a clever shape and apply ironon interfacing for verso applique.
With 12" square scraps of batting and backing fabric, create "Quilt Sandwich": Layer flag with center scrap over batting and backing. Hold together with basting spray and/or pins.
Long may she wave!