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Monday Musings – my quilting progress

Tonight’s post is going to be a little more like a journal entry than anything else. I had set a goal this year of wanting to improve my free motion quilting skills. I’m finding that right now, I’m working on

March Mini Madness Project – Under the Wire!

  The new class of Island Batik Brand Ambassadors received our newest box of goodies from the home office, along with our first Challenge. We were challenged to create a small mini piece, using the March Mini Madness theme. I’ve

Monday Musings – Using my indoor word(s)

It’s become fashionable at the beginning of the year to pick one word and use that as a touchstone of motivation and inspiration for the rest of the year. I’ve used words such as focus (made a mug rug of

Monday Musings –

It’s been a while since I posted on a Monday – life has been crazy with the schedule from heck this past month. I’ve been in a bit of a fog trying to put schedules together.  But I’m starting December

Monday Musings – You Can Quilt! Blog Hop

Another week, another blog hop! I’ve often said that I have the absolute best girlfriends in the industry on the planet, and I’ve been working on this for a while now. I was thrilled to be asked to participate in

Monday Musings….Tiny Quilt Challenge

Today, I’m switching gears up fabric wise a bit on you.  I was playing around last night with ideas for the American Made Brand fabric’s Tiny Cloth challenge.  The month of August is packed with deadlines to work on, why

Monday Musings – Row by Row License plates

First off, I’m happy to thank all of you who have stopped by over the past week to leave comments for the Our Favorite things blog hop. We’re having a blast participating (I’m looking at the others for tips to

Monday Musings – Our Favorite Things Blog Hop

Happy Monday, and welcome to the kickoff to the Our Favorite Things blog hop from the Brand Ambassadors of Island Batik! Over the next 17 days, we’ll be sharing pictures of our workspaces as well as highlighting some of our

Throwback Thursday – Part 2 (Almost)

In last week’s post, I shared with you the sad, sad story of my son’s quilt – and it’s desperate need for a new binding. I didn’t find any fabric that would work last weekend, but I did want to

Throwback Thursday – A boy and his quilt

We recently unearthed a relic from days gone by when my second son was packing up things to move out of the house.  Andy is in the picture at the left, getting fitted for his wedding suit – I can