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Thread Painting

This month's challenge was about the beautiful Aurifil thread colors and of course, the also beautiful Island Batik fabrics. We were to use the Aurifil for quilting, shading, dimension, and just general fun. I decided to start with an appliqué shape and see how I could enhance with the thread. The fabric I choose for… Continue reading Thread Painting

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Try a Tool by Studio 180 Design

This month our challenge was to make a quilt using the Studio 180 Design tool that came in our second Island Batik Ambassador box. I was given the Star 60 tool, Studio 180 Design's newest tool, used to make 60 degree quilt designs with 17 size options! If you have been following me, you would… Continue reading Try a Tool by Studio 180 Design

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Island Batik Ambassador Box 2

Box 2 What a crazy year it has been! I'm so glad to get beautiful Island Batik fabric, Aurifil thread, Accuquilt, Studio 180 Design tools, Hobbs batting and by Annie supplies delivered to my home. Makes everything a little more bearable. In case you want a closer look here are some photos of what was… Continue reading Island Batik Ambassador Box 2

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Tumbleweeds in River Valley Fabric

I just loved making this fun Tumbleweeds pattern by Sarah Furrer, for Studio 180 Design. What made it even yummier was Island Batik's River Valley fabrics designed by Kathy Engle for Deb Tucker. The beautiful greens and blues made me think of days spent canoeing on the Wacissa river here in Tallahassee, Florida. Sarah called… Continue reading Tumbleweeds in River Valley Fabric

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Island Batik Free Theme

This month Island Batik Ambassadors were given a free time to create anything we wanted. The timing couldn't have been more perfect. I had just received my Studio 180 Design Star 60 tool and couldn't wait to play. The Star 60 tool will make hexagon, diamond, and triangle shapes to make star points, or you… Continue reading Island Batik Free Theme

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One Die Wonder with Accuquilt Project

What a month this has been!  People quarantined in their homes with the people they love (hopefully).  My husband and I have been joking "It's a good thing I like you."  Not too much has changed for us though.  My husband works from home, and I'm a quilter.  If I was locked in my home… Continue reading One Die Wonder with Accuquilt Project

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Island Batik Unboxing Video

  I am so excited to be an Island Batik Ambassador for 2020.Let me first give credit to my son, David Renna, of  RennaVation Studios for making this video for me.  Thank you for watching.  I know you may not have gotten a good look at all the goodies in the box so let me… Continue reading Island Batik Unboxing Video