2023 RBD Block Challenge – Amanda Niederhauser Block 5

We hope you enjoyed having a last week to catch up. We’re jumping right back in with a new block pattern!

If you are new to the RBD Block Challenge you can read our announcement post HERE for more details.

Block 5 – Cheerful Churn Dash designed by Amanda Niederhauser

Amanda is sewing with her collection, Leafy Keen! This block is great for fussy cutting!

We are sewing along with our brand new Expressions Batiks AND our classic Confetti Cottons!

Prefer a video tutorial? Cindy will be sewing each block on YouTube to help beginner quilters! Prefer a printed pattern? Click below to download!

Be sure to join our private FB Group to connect with a community of makers sewing along too! Not on Facebook? Share your posts with #rbdblockchallenge on Instagram!

We’ll see you next week for Block 6! Happy Quilting!

Looking for the previous blocks? Check out those blog posts below and find all the released patterns HERE.

Block 1 –

Cottage Garden

Block 2 – Fanfare

Block 3 – Threaded

Block 4 – Tiptoe

Thru the Tulips

Block 5 – Cheerful

Churn Dash

Block 6 – Jack in

the Box

Block 7 – Honey


Block 8 – Splice

Block 9 – Star


Block 10 –

Follow the Leader

Block 11 –

Sparkle & Shine

Block 12 –


Block 13 –

Needle Point

Block 14 –

Mountain Peaks

Block 15 –

Playing with Blocks

Block 16 –

Coming Together