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Placemat Challenge

It's a new year with new Island Batik challenges ahead. I'm so excited. I have been watching our new Island Batik Ambassadors as they unpack their boxes of supplies for the next six months and start off running with their first challenge. The creativity of this group is amazing, and inspiring! I will be posting… Continue reading Placemat Challenge

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Medallion Quilt

I have thouroughly enjoyed my time as an Island Batik Ambassador this year. The monthly challenges have been good for me in "expanding my borders" and getting to know other quilters and designers has been inspiring. The fabric from Island Batik, needles from Schmetz, dies and cutters from AccuQuilt, thread from Aurifil, batting from Hobbs… Continue reading Medallion Quilt

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Creative Borders and Bindings

This month's challenge was to make a quilt with creative borders and and binding.  I wanted to use the Whispering Feathers 2 1/2" strips that were designed by Kathy Engle.  In order to do that, the main fabric in my borders could not be wider than 2 1/2".  No limits however on the background fabric.… Continue reading Creative Borders and Bindings

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Rapid Fire Lemoyne Star My Favorite Tool

If you have ever seen me doing a demonstration at a Quilt Show it will most likely be of the Rapid Fire Lemoyne Star.  It is my all time favorite Studio 180 Design tool!  This tool makes ten different sizes, from a three inch to a twelve inch block; the design possibilities are endless:  Liberty,… Continue reading Rapid Fire Lemoyne Star My Favorite Tool