Tag Archives: batiks

Sunday Stash September 22, 2019

The year of batiks continues. I took recyclable scraps to the Guild meeting for a little out. At the thrift I picked up a small bag of neutral batik. Those bags always have more in them than you think, 2.75 … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash July 21, 2019

What is it with batiks this year? My Guild had their annual garage sale yesterday. I bought a book, a pattern, some batting and a batik bundle, all for under $6. The batiks were tied together. I couldn’t tell what … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash April 7, 2019

No fabric out this week. I finished the QAL blocks and plan to sew the top together today. Forward progress is a good thing. Last Sunday my LQS had a quilter’s garage sale. People rented tables and sold things they … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash July 29, 2018

Another busy week all around and more changes to the numbers. I had fabric out for the finish shown in the previous post. I also had fabric in. Last summer my art quilt group entered a group piece in a … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash July 23, 2017

No fabric out this week. I finished up the replacement cat blocks and will start sewing the rows together this week. I didn’t buy any fabric but won a door prize at a local quilt show. I rarely win anything, … Continue reading

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Stash Report And Self Control

Nothing finished this week. I added a half yard of batik for the embroidered bears quilt. I didn’t find this fabric until my second pass through the shop. I auditioned other fabrics and found that they were a bit muted, … Continue reading

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Stash Report And A Stroke Of Luck

There are some purchases you just can’t regret, no matter what it does to the stash. We always stop at the Goodwill in Delaware, Ohio when we pass through Columbus. It’s the best one ever, clean and well organized. I’ve … Continue reading

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Batik Challenge Done

Look who finished another project on the April Short List! I swear I spent more time figuring out what to do with the batik than I did making the quilt. The fabric came from an Art Quilt Group challenge back … Continue reading

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Batik Challenge Revisited

I painted the designs on the batik pieces earlier this week. Sorry about the crooked picture. I’m happy with how they turned out and glad I moved away from the original designs. I have a plan for setting and sashing, … Continue reading

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The Beauty Of Winter

It’s an incredibly beautiful morning. The snow started falling sometime during the night. Deceiving, this one. The small flakes give the impression of light snow, but the dog and I were both covered by the time he sniffed all his … Continue reading

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