The Parrot’s Puzzle quilt block is a variation of the traditional Chinese Puzzle block, adapted for easy foundation piecing. The Parrot’s Puzzle pattern PDF has pattern pieces for making a 6-inch finished size blocks and line drawings for you to color when planning your fabrics. When making a larger quilt, enlarge the block to at least 8 or 9 inches for quicker piecing and bolder pattern.
Below shows how the block above looks when set with together with a second block using green and orange in place of the red and blue.
The two examples below use the exact same block; the only difference is how the blocks are arranged. Which do you prefer?