Category: Island Batik

Revisiting a Favorite – Island Star

This week’s blog post gets it’s inspiration from #throwbackThursday…this is Island Star, one of the last big projects that I did for Island Batik when I was an Ambassador. It’s hangs in pride of place in my sewing room, right

Christmas RAPPing Blog Hop

I’m delighted to be back to blogging with a quick project this week, and this is a great idea to take a deep dive into. I have been invited by Margaret Willingham and Nan Baker to help to promote their

Back – Welcome to the Island Batik Ambassador Alumni Blog Hop!

 Welcome to my stop on the Island Batik Use it Up Blog Hop. As a quilter who participated in the program for 3 years, I have tons to use up, and I use it whenever I can. For my project

My last UFOs for the Year – Done!

A couple of weeks ago, I created a post about 5 changes I’m making to Christmas this year – and I’ve loved hearing from many of you about changes you’re making.  I confess to you all that although I had

The Magic of Houston – It began with Ice Cream

Ok, most of the great stories of my life include ice cream, so there’s nothing new with any of that.  This week, it’s Houston show time – Market was last weekend, and Festival is this weekend. I’m not there because

Batiks Go Retro Blog Hop – Solving one of my problems!

Hi, and welcome to my stop on the Batiks Go Retro Blog Hop! I’m Linda, and I’m loving playing with the great fabrics that are part of Tammy’s new line of fabrics for Island Batik. I’ve known Tammy for several

Random thoughts – Batiks Go Retro Blog Hop

I hope this evening finds you well. It’s been a particularly crazy week this week (and it’s only Wednesday night?) I just want to put it out there that I am grateful to all who have had my back this

Tuesday Tales – Tranquility Nights

Tonight’s blog post is one that I’ve been wanting to write for a while. I want to take a moment to tell the story of this quilt, which is destined for a very special purpose, and I’m thrilled beyond belief

Finally Friday – Questions on Island Star

Hello…and welcome to February!  I’m in New England, and if the rest of the winter is like what we’ve had so far (thank you, Mr. Groundhog!), this one won’t be all that bad. However, since I became engaged during the

Sunday Special – Coastal Mist Blog Hop

Welcome to this Sunday Special entry on the blog – I’m thrilled to be participating in the Coastal Mist Blog Hop, hosted by Tammy Silvers of Tamarinis. I’ve had the good fortune to collaborate with Tammy on a number of