Mini Madness Reveal…

Aren’t those lovely threads? These threads were provided to me by Aurifil and Superior Threads since I am an Island Batik Ambassador this year. I always use Aurifil for my piecing and quilting but I have never used Superior before. These variegated threads were such a perfect match for the paper pieced mini that I…

Executing A Plan…

For the month of March, Island Batik Fabrics has asked the Ambassadors to create a mini quilt using the paper piecing method. I’ve done paper piecing in the past but it is not my favorite method of making a quilt. Of course I wanted to challenge myself more than necessary and decided that I wanted…

Paper Piecing Brainstorming…

  Well this is a little different because there’s no fabric in this post. For the month of March, the challenge for the Island Batik Ambassadors is paper piecing. For these challenges as Island Batik Ambassadors we can use any pattern we want or we can use our original designs. Of course I take that…

Snowflakes On A Sunny Day…

Paper Piecing is one of those things you either love or hate. I honestly don’t love it. It’s not because I find it difficult, I don’t have a problem doing it. This time around I figured out why I don’t love it. Machine piecing usually comes really simple to me and I get lost in the…