Island Batik Ambassador Update…

The Fed Ex man delivered a wonderful package of goodies on Friday. This is the second box of fabric that I’ve received for being an Island Batik Ambassador. Most of the fabric is fabric that is being released in the upcoming Fall/ Winter. There are some gorgeous colors in the box. I’m excited to see…

Quilty Fun Update…

It’s been a while since I worked on my Quilty Fun quilt. This week I sewed the blocks for the row of mittens.   It’s kind of hard to get a photo of the finished row, but aren’t they cute? I added the row of mittens to some of the rows that I sewed previously.…

Island Batik Giveaway Winner…

I’m so excited to announce the winner of the Island Batik Dotalicious Stamp Pack Giveaway. The winner of this yummy pack of Island Batik Fabrics is MaryBeth who said, “I love using batiks in quilts. These are so rich.” Congratulations MaryBeth your fabric is on the way and I hope you enjoy using it in…

Farmer’s Market and A Gift I Received…

So I’m the kind of girl that goes to the Farmer’s Market on a Sunday specifically to buy some Palisade Peaches (if you’re from Colorado you know) and I buy a bundle of dill to put in a vase, because I love the smell of dill. To me dill smells like summer. It reminds me…

Oh Baby! Reveal… and a Giveaway…

Today is the day that I share the final reveal of the baby quilt I made for the Island Batik Ambassadors Oh Baby! Challenge. This quilt turned out to be a fun exercise in using color. I won’t go on and on about that because I think the quilt shows all that I could possibly…

Stash Bee For July…

…and just like that I am ready for Autumn. For the month of July the HIve 4 Queen, Lori, asked that we make these cute 8 1/2″ pumpkin blocks. She has a great tutorial written up at the Stash Bee site if you want to make one.  I think it took all of 30 minutes…