Medallion Quilt challenge…

This challenge is the last one for all the 2020 Island Batik Ambassadors, and is also the first time I’ve made a Medallion Quilt. I wanted to use what I had left from the ‘Tread Brightly’ collection by @bellanonnaquilt for @island_batik. “A medallion Quilt is made of a central motif surrounded by multiple borders. … The center and… Continue reading Medallion Quilt challenge…

Inspired by Nature Blog Hop plus giveaway…

During this month, all the Island Batik Ambassadors have been taking part in the ‘Inspired by nature’ blog hop, using the new summer 2020 collections. Head to http://www.facebook.com/islandbatik/ to see all the stunning quilts and to enter this weeks giveaway. Welcome to my day, I have an amazing giveaway to tell you about, plus this… Continue reading Inspired by Nature Blog Hop plus giveaway…

Thread Painting – Aurifil threads…

Welcome to the Island Batik October challenge – Thread painting using Aurifil threads Island Batik are celebrating art this month. With the fabric as our canvas and Aurifil thread is our paint. we need to create an art quilt or project using Aurifil thread and our beautiful Island Batik fabrics. The threads I chose were… Continue reading Thread Painting – Aurifil threads…

Island Batik Ambassador boxes have arrived…

Welcome along to the Island Batik Ambassador unboxing blog, can you believe we are half way through the year… I’m feeling slightly overwhelmed by this years boxes – just wait till you see what inside and the challenges we have been set to see us through to the end of year Hope you enjoy my… Continue reading Island Batik Ambassador boxes have arrived…

Borders and Binding challenge…

Welcome to April’s Island Batik challenge – Creative Borders and Binding… I completed this challenge just in time (she checks her watch, yep with hours to spare), we have certainly all found ourselves in different and sometime difficult times over the last few months, but we are all a little bit closer to getting back… Continue reading Borders and Binding challenge…

Island Batik One Die Wonder challenge…

Hey, I really hope this post finds you safe and well… March’s Island Batik challenge was called ‘One Die Wonder’, and was all about using the truly awesome AccuQuilt Ultimate cutting machine and one die from our first Ambassador box to make a quilt 45″ x 60″ or larger. I’m been bursting to using the… Continue reading Island Batik One Die Wonder challenge…

Island Batik February Blog Hop…

Hello… I’m so excited you’ve joined me on this very exciting blog hop, at the end of this blog post you will find an amazing giveaway i’m hosting, head to https://www.islandbatik.com/log-cabin-blog-hop-and-giveaway to see all the beautiful quilts so far and to enter the giveaways. The challenge was to use the classic Log cabin block, but… Continue reading Island Batik February Blog Hop…

Island Batik Ambassador Unboxing Video…

Its my third year as an Island batik Ambassador, and I’m super excited to of been chosen again… Every year we receive two boxes of goodies, the first arrives in January and the second have way through the year. Its filled with Beautiful Batik fabrics, and other amazing products from their industry sponsors ; Accuquilt,… Continue reading Island Batik Ambassador Unboxing Video…

Island Batik January Challenge…

January’s Island Batik Ambassador challenge is called ‘Let’s get scrappy’ So what do you make when life gives you scraps… A table runner of course, using the beautiful lattice pattern, its a fantastic way to use up all those cute bits and pieces of fabric you couldn’t bare to throw away. This table runner is… Continue reading Island Batik January Challenge…