Finally, I worked on FMTM again! Block 3 is complete so I'm a little less behind. I arranged my colors different from the examples and I am pleased with the result.
However, my center square makes this Block not quite go with the other two. So I have decided that when I stitch Blocks 5 & 6 I will reverse the positioning so that #6 will be on the opposite end from #3. Six looks like it is similar, so I can use this color layout again & it should balance the piece.
Here's what the whole thing is looking like so far: