Category Archives: Island Batik

Spring Fling Blog Hop – Use it Up!

I really enjoyed the monthly challenges given to me as a 2017 Island Batik Ambassador.  I loved them so  much, I’m traveling around now with a new talk, “Stranded on Island Batik.” I share how I accomplished each challenge and … Continue reading

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March 26th -Quilting through March

March continues to be exciting with 4 Nor’easter storms in one month! I finished the second and third blocks for my wool project.   I gave my “Stranded on Island Batik” talk to a full house at New England Fabrics … Continue reading

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Springtime Migration

We are enjoying a very white winter here in New England. Rest assured Spring is coming! I have been working with the Island Batik Elementz Collection. This collection is very bright and cheerful.  There are modern elements such as triangles, … Continue reading

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Scrappy Table topper

At our Thanksgiving meal, I was seated next to someone who was born and raised in Austria. She was telling me about how she has started knitting again. I was thinking about the Island Batik Winter line of fabrics I … Continue reading

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So Thankful!

Every Thanksgiving our family talks about the current year.  We remember fun times and new adventures.  Rocky is the writer of our family Christmas letter.  He takes copious notes and then writes the letter from his perspective. This is his … Continue reading

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Borders and Bindings

This month’s Island Batik challenge is to make a quilt with interesting borders and / or bindings. If you have been following my Island Batik journey from the beginning, February 2017, you may remember my reaction when I pulled the … Continue reading

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Island Batik Back to School Blog Hop

Welcome to my blog! This is my first blog hop. I will be hopping along with you to all the other Island Batik Blogs this month. This is sure to be fun and educational too! Please read all the way … Continue reading

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