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Quilt As You Go Challenge

After opening my new box of goodies from Island Batik, I dreamed up a new quilt for this challenge. I just couldn’t wait to use the Leah Day designed medallions.  I cut a large square, about 20 inches for the … Continue reading

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Oh Baby!

How exciting for me to have July challenge from Island Batik, a baby challenge.  My niece, Maria gave birth to her first child, JJ on 7/22/2017! I had already made a quilt for JJ and sent it along to the … Continue reading

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Curvalicious Baby Toy

Have you ever purchased a ruler and decided to use it in a unique way? Not the way the pattern was written?  It happens to me all the time.  Does the designer mind? Of course not! Inspiring you by a … Continue reading

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Adventurous Applique

This month as an Island Batik Ambassador, I was challenged to create a small quilt and be adventurous with applique. If you remember last month, I tried mini English Paper Piecing the Dresden Plate.  This month, I combined Clamshell English … Continue reading

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Celebrate with Flowers

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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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