Monthly Archives: February 2017

Let the Designing Begin!

A box full of Island batik fabric, charm squares, 5″ rolls, and yardage along with Aurifil thread and Superior Masterpiece and Fantastico thread arrived from California. My heart was pounding as I caressed these pieces of precious cloth. Now the … Continue reading

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Fast Friends Animal Shelter

    Today I enjoyed meeting two young ladies at the Fast Friends animal shelter.  I donated two boxes of Milk Bones and 6 kennel quilts. This was my first donation made with Island Batik fabrics.  They were very thankful. … Continue reading

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“Gal”entines Day!

This is not a typo! I’ve been informed that Feb. 13th is “Gal”entine’s Day.  It’s a day to celebrate our girlfriends! In celebration this year I was challenged to make a mug rug from specific fabrics in my Island Batik … Continue reading

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Island Batik Ambassador

Last November I saw an exhibit of quilts by Island Batik Ambassadors from around the world at the Connections Quilt Show in Nashua, NH. I’m so glad that I stayed for the talk that Linda Pearl shared about each quilt. … Continue reading

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Kennel Quilts

As I wait for my Island Batik box of goodies, I made some kennel quilts 12″ x 18″ with all cotton batting and fabrics. Since it’s close to Valentine’s Day, I started with some Valentine fabric and dog paw print … Continue reading

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