Category Archives: Quilting Events

New Beginnings

New Beginnings is the perfect theme for this first month in a New Year! As all of you who have been following our Island Batik Blog Hop already know, we Ambassadors were assigned and challenged with this theme. (If you haven’t been following go back and visit each stop on the blog. You won’t want to miss …

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Black Friday and Cyber Monday Sales

Quilts for Sale is about to start its 12th year! We are celebrating with 2 firsts – next week’s Black Friday Sale (November 25th through the 27th) and the week after, our Cyber Monday Sale (November 28th through December 2nd)! Shopping online is quite convenient because you can “Skip the lines and shop from the …

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March Mini Madness Links

As promised, here are the links to tour our Island Batik Ambassadors’ blogs. Visit them and where necessary, scroll down to view all the March Mini Madness quilts that have been made! You will find an amazing variety of inspirational minis and designs! Have fun! Adele Mogavero Ark Angel Creations Bea Quilter Bejeweled Quilts Purrfect Spots Desert Bloom Quilting …

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March Mini Madness

We Island Batik Ambassadors were given a March Challenge – Mini Madness! Our task was to create a mini quilt no larger than 24 x 24 inches. Challenges are fun! Naturally, I had to think a while and plan. Finally, while looking at the Sweet Georgia Peach line, which I planned to use, an earlier pattern …

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A Peek at a New Bernina – Plus Its Connection to Kennel Quilts & TQPM!

For those who receive my blog via email, this video won’t work in an email message. Please visit my blog to view it. The Quilt Pattern Magazine (TQPM) started the Small Kennel Quilt program and provides free patterns for you. Make them for your own pets and to donate to pets in shelters. They are always …

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Exciting News from Bernina – A Special Edition Coming!

  A sneak peek of what’s to come in the first quarter of 2016. BERNINA has partnered with the Petfinder Foundation and The Quilt Pattern Magazine (TQPM) Kennel Quilts initiative to support our animal friends in need by doing what we love. http://www.quiltpatternmagazine.com/program/KennelQuilt/ Can’t wait!

National Quilting Day – Celebrate!

Here are 2 ways to celebrate National Quilting Day. FIRST: We at The Quilt Pattern Magazine (TQPM) would like to give you a FREE pattern to celebrate. Click here to request your pattern. Then let everyone know about it – quilting friends, family, sewing friends, guild members, coworkers. Share it on your social networks – Facebook, Blogs, Twitter, …

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Island Batik

I am absolutely thrilled to have just been chosen as one of the Island Batik Ambassadors!  Very exciting! I look forward to sharing more with you in the future!.

TQPM & Aurifil & Petfinder!

Coming Soon! Blogathon Canada

Celebrate Canadian Quilting Bloggers!