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Quilting Affection Designs Island Batik Ambassador Vintage

Quilting Affection Designs Island Batik Ambassador Vintage

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This month's Island Batik Ambassador Challenge takes the Log Cabin and puts a new twist on them. I was excited to make my first log cabin quilt, ...

After I finished my march Island Batik challenge, I started working on ideas for the next one. For April, we were tasked to do something a little different ...

March's challenge for the Island Batik Ambassadors is to take something vintage, and make it new. I played with a number of designs in EQ8, ...

The first project for the 2019 Island Batik Ambassador were challenged with was to make a Magnificent Mini that measured 24" x 24 or smaller.

My inspiration came while I was looking through my old quilting books for an idea for Bea's Dust off a Quilting Book Blog hop!

For my project, I wanted to make a modern looking mini out of my Studio 180 Design tools and some of the fabrics from my Island Batik Ambassador leftover ...

... Wool Bend that was provided to use by Hobbs company in our Island Batik Ambassador Box. I think the batting provided an antique look to the quilt.

Island Batik Vintage Reimagined

Vintage Reimagined -Cabins in the Stars. The March Challenge for the Island Batik Ambassadors ...

These fabrics all came in my latest Island Batik Ambassador goody box and I based my fabric pull around the mottled "peacock" accent fabric.

Stars on Ice: Vintage Reimagined

As an Island Batik Ambassador, all products in this post were given to me by Island Batik, Aurifil thread and Hobbs Batting.

If you're interested in what the other Island Batik Ambassadors are making, you can check out their blogs. There are 45 ambassadors this year!

Island Batik Ambassadors · Crazed Diamonds finished quilt top at Clever Chameleon Batik Quilts, Scrappy Quilts, Quilt Inspiration

Jennifer Strause, the Dizzy Quilter and I will be showing off the gorgeous colors and furry designs in the Island Batik "Fur-ocious Friends," fabric ...

In flipping through some of my pictures for inspiration, I came across this photo taken a few years back, which I really like. It's a Royal Gala apple, ...

Reinterpreting the very popular Drunkard's Path quilt block for the Island Batik ambassador challenge was opportunity to practice curve piecing.

This month's Island Batik Ambassadors challenge was to create a quilt that makes a secondary pattern using our Island Batik Fabrics.

Designing quilts is my dream job, but for 40 years now, I've made my living as a radio announcer. So, when I'm involved in an interview, I'm usually the one ...

So when I read the task, I thought about some patterns that my mom gave me that belonged to my Great Grandmas. She ordered patterns that she saw from ads in ...

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A History lesson on the 54-50 or Fight Quilt Block goes back to the election campaign of James Polk in 1844, the slogan for his campaign was 54-40 or Fight.

This is a miniature of my "X and O" quilt from "Quilting Beauties". across, it was made to answer the first Island Batik Ambassador challenge of

"Designing to Inspire"

By having the star points meet, the background creates a nice secondary diamond shape. I changed the background for the points that meet in the center to ...

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... quilting and create a quilt inspired by the history. The fabrics featured in this post were given to me by Island Batik and are a part of the Mountain's ...

There is not a pattern for this quilt in the book, just a photograph. I am so inspired by the way the Amish have used solids with black to make wonderful ...

For my project, I wanted to make a modern looking mini out of my Studio 180 Design tools and some of the fabrics from my Island Batik Ambassador leftover ...

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The Great Outdoors Island Batik Ambassador Blog.

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The Great Outdoors Blog Hop with Island Batik

Fat Quarter Shop Classic and Vintage Rocket Star block pieced and quilted by Geraldine Wilkins using

This month's Island Batik Challenge is to create a quilt that incorporate STARS! The fabrics featured in this post were given to me by Island Batik.

Island Batik & AccuQuilt Ready. Set. GO! Baby Quilt Challenge

Island Batik Four Seasons Blog Hop Giveaway Winner! — The Inquiring Quilter

Category: Antique Quilt. Antique Quilt, Island Batik Ambassador ...

Since I'm also a Studio 180 Design Certified Instructor, It was a no-brainer that I would make my quilt using the tools. The Studio 180 Design tools I used ...

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The Great Outdoors Island Batik Ambassador Blog Hop

The month of March for the Island Batik Ambassador's challenge project was called Vintage Reimagined. We are taking old vintage blocks and quilts and ...

I used the book Walk by Jacquie Gering to get some ideas for quilting. I quilted two 18" square blocks using the "shattered quilting" technique and made a ...

... from the Island Batik Ambassadors with all of Island Batik's newest fabric lines. If you see something you like, check with your local shop now to see ...

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This month the Island Batik Ambassadors were challenged to make a Modern Quilt. What is a modern quilt? For me it has a lot of negative space and uses a ...

MAGNIFICENT MINIS!

The Great Outdoors Island Batik Ambassador Blog.

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Flower Child Hippie Van Art Quilt Pattern featured in Island Batik Canterbury Manor Fabrics

If you're interested in what the other Island Batik Ambassadors are making, you can check out their blogs. There are 45 ambassadors this year!

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Vintage to Modern with Island Batik

All the background fabrics are scraps of Island Batik from being an Ambassador the last four years.

Sweet Tweets Spring/Summer 2018 Island Batik Collection

The Island Batik challenge for March is Vintage Reimagined. We are to take a vintage quilt or quilt block and “re-imagine” it using Island Batik fabric.

The bright colors are from the 5"x40" stashbuilder strips; the gray background fabric is one of the solids available from Island Batik (**Island Batik ...

Of course, you probably want to see the back of the quilt also. I had a lot of fun quilting this small quilt. I used several quilting motifs that I have ...

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I liked how it looked with sashing and cornerstones, especially after turning the center block's direction, and the pattern that developed.

This month the Island Batik Ambassadors were challenged to make a Modern Quilt. What is a modern quilt? For me it has a lot of negative space and uses a ...

Boxes of goodness have arrived!

For the month of March the Island Batik Ambassadors were challenged to take a vintage quilt and reimagine it in a newer way.

Island Batik, as well as industry sponsors Aurifil, Accuquilt, and Hobbs, supply us with amazing products to use in our projects.

Modern Batik Challenge: Scrappy Squares

The Great Outdoors Island Batik Blog Hop

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TQPM Small Kennel Quilt Team was formed by TQPM (The Quilt Pattern Magazine) in cooperation with the Petfinder Foundation to help animal shelters affect by ...

I was going to tweak it a bit but not too much – it is so cool just the way it is that maybe just a little “freshening” up would be nice.

Saltwater Taffy: A Vintage Quilt Reimagined

Thanks to the lovely people at Island Batik, Hobbs Batting, Aurifil Thread and Accuquilt for the materials used in making this project!

I used my walking foot on my new-to-me Baby Lock Jazz to make "organic" wavy lines using Aurifil 50 wt #2021 (one of my absolute favorite because it blends ...

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My next personal learning goal is going to be squaring and blocking my quilts. This one is wavy, and I want to be able to fix that on my next competition ...

The Island Batik Ambassador program is privileged to have several partners, and Aurifil is one of them.

Baby Quilt – A July Island Batik Ambassador Project

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... along on how I made this cute little miniature quilt. Each month I will be sharing with you more projects as your new 2019 Island Batik Ambassador.

My December Island Batik Challenge

And one more of my brother and I holding up the quilt for you.

The Island Batik Ambassador challenge for April is to make a square baby quilt, using our Accuquilt Go Cutters.

Four Seasons Blog Hop

In January each ambassador received a “surprise” package of fabric from Island Batik. It contained all the fabrics of a new summer collection.

I used the book Walk by Jacquie Gering to get some ideas for quilting. I quilted two 18" square blocks using the "shattered quilting" technique and made a ...

As an Island Batik Ambassador, all products in this post were given to me by Island Batik, Aurifil thread and Hobbs Batting.

The quilt I chose as inspiration is a top pieced decades ago by Tilda Adamson, the grandmother of my friend Art Adamson.

When it was time to layer this quilt, I decided to try out the Black 80/20 Heirloom premium batting from Hobbs that I received in my Ambassador box.

Island Batik Getaway Blog Hop

Modern Wind made with Island Batik fabrics

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I've done this design a few times, in screenprinted fabric, as well as an older collection from Island Batik.

This is a Grandmother's Flower Garden in the traditional style which I made a few years back. It is one of very few pastel quilts I have made.

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Bear Paw! These gorgeous "Island Batik" ...

Free Motion Friday - Lloyd and Lola Part 3