Tag Archives: Nan Baker

Christmas Rapping Blog Hop & Giveaway – Last Day!

This has been an exciting and fascinating Blog Hop! Former and current Island Batik Ambassadors have created beautiful and stunning quilts from the wonderful patterns in this special book by Nan Baker and Margaret Brewster Willingham. I was fortunate to learn about Christmas Rapping when it was in the planning stages thanks to the privilege …

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Christmas RAPPers Blog Hop

Starting Monday, April 29th! This excting Blog Hop begins on Monday! Christmas Rappers – “Christmas Quilts featuring Reverse Applique & Paper Piecing”, the new book by Nan and Margaret will be reviewed – plus you will see photos from the book along with projects made from the book by designers who are current Island Batik Ambassadors, …

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Northern Woods Blog Hop – Day 3

Welcome to Day 3 of the Northern Woods Blog Hop! On Day 1 you visited Nan Baker‘s Purrfect Spots, but even before that Island Batik featured Nan in their blog. –  These beautiful Northern Woods fabrics are Nan’s Signature Collection designed by Kathy Engle for Island Batik. I’m sure you enjoyed reading about Molly Bear in Nan Baker’s Northern …

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Northern Woods – Nan Baker’s Signature Collection

This week has been a special one. It is Aurifil and Island Batik Week. And both are featuring Nan Baker‘s Signature Collection, Northern Woods! I have been using Island Batik‘s gorgeous fabrics and Aurifil’s absolutely wonderful quilting cottons for 2-½ years now and am loving both. I especially enjoy matching Aurifil’s variegated threads to the wonderful colours …

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Nan Baker’s Bullas Bears BOM – Block 2 Is Here!

Here’s what Nan has to say about block 2: I am so excited about this bear – Yukon Yule! He is my favorite in the quilt. I love the look of wonder and amazement as he looks at the Christmas ornament. It is almost as if he is saying ” It’s getting to be Christmas” …

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Introducing the Bullas Bears BOM by Nan Baker of Purrfect Spots

What an exciting happening for quilters! Will Bullas and Nan Baker have partnered and this wonderful, delightful quilt is the result! Will Bullas is an internationally famous, award-winning  watercolorist. You are sure to have seen, and therefore recognize, his bears from greeting cards and elsewhere. Nan Baker is  a talented cross stitch, needlepoint, and quilt designer whose …

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