Welcome to my day on the Island Batik Seaside Summer blog hop! I’m happy to share the Sea Canyon collection with you today. The color palette is inspired by the vibrant colors of a desert sunset in the Grand Canyon. Just look at these great fabrics! I’m excited to get started. Lets Get Started… Continue reading Pattern Editing – Go for it!
For Gabi and Mia, this was their first time at a sewing machine.
All fabric was “shopped for” in grandmoms stash.
Now that you’ve set off your firecrackers and burned down the sparklers, its time to jingle your sleigh bells and get some holiday sewing started. I’m talking about Christmas in July, and the Island Batik Ambassadors are going to help jump start your creative muse with a Christmas in July blog hop. Whether you… Continue reading Christmas In July
It’s play time! The May challenge for the Island Batik Ambassadors is Playful Paper Piecing. The rules were pretty simple: Select any fabric in the current collections, use either foundation paper piecing or English Paper Piecing, and create something playful. The projects can be any size but the theme of ‘Playful’ was open to our… Continue reading Power of Playful Piecing
The Island Batik Ambassadors have been having a good time with our April Challenge. The challenge was to create a project using an April Showers theme. We could include anything speaks April: rain, umbrellas, rain gear, spring, spring flowers. You get the picture, right! One of my favorite things in April are the Tulips, so… Continue reading A Blue Bird and The Cat
A happy and cheerful congratulations goes out to… Lori Smanski ! Your name was drawn in my Creative New Quilts and Projects from Precuts or Stash Thank-you for reading Lemon Tree Snippets and entering this drawing! I will be reaching out to you for an address, the book will be drop shipped from Landauer Publishing.
Hello! Today is the final day of the Creative New Quilts blog hop. This two week hop, hosted by the Island Batik Ambassadors, has been such a breath of fresh air! I am just blown away with some of the creative projects I’ve seen. The hop features projects from Creative New Quilts and Projects from… Continue reading Count my Blessings Quilt