A Blue Bird and The Cat

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 I wanted to include a tulip in my project. The … Continue reading A Blue Bird and The Cat

Count my Blessings Quilt

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 Precuts or Stash, by Wendy Sheppard.  You know, when I … Continue reading Count my Blessings Quilt

Wendy Sheppard Book Hop!

Projects to Inspire you and a Book Giveaway. Welcome to Week 2 of the Wendy Sheppard Book Hop featuring projects from Wendy Sheppard‘s newest book, Creative New Quilts & Projects from Precuts or Stash! During the hop, the Island Batik Ambassadors will be featuring some of the fabulously fun projects from the book using Island Batik fabrics. My project is ready to share, but it … Continue reading Wendy Sheppard Book Hop!

Leprechaun Laundry

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Whether you are Irish or not, on March 17th, we all turn our inner Leprechauns loose.  Maybe you like to cook a big St. Patty’s day dinner, indulge in Irish potatoes, or sip an ice cold green beverage.  Me?  I’ve been busy working on some Leprechaun Laundry.  I’m not talking about tiny green jackets, hats, and boots. I’m talking about chain piecing tiny … Continue reading Leprechaun Laundry

Jersey Shore – Catch All Caddy ByAnnie

Welcome to the the Planes, Trains, and Automobiles Blog hop!  Today we are hopping in the car and heading down the shore! Just the thought of the Jersey Shore brings me to memories of the Boardwalk, Seagulls, Laughter, and Good Times. When I first saw that Island Batik had named a collection of fabrics after one of my all time favorite places, I knew I … Continue reading Jersey Shore – Catch All Caddy ByAnnie