Hi friends! Today I wanted to share with you a new braid quilt pattern that I have just come out with. The pattern is one that uses my Braid Template. Say hello to Tropical Terrace!! Tropical Terrace: a New Braid Quilt Pattern: Tiki Punch But first, the story about the fabric. Last year, I was… Continue reading Tropical Terrace: a New Braid Quilt Pattern
Hi friends! This past weekend I needed a break from the drudge of computer work so I grabbed some of my fabric scraps - my fun, bright batik fabric scraps - and made some awesome Braid Quilt Table Runners. I just love making this braid quilt table runner - it's pretty fast and a… Continue reading Braid Quilt Table Runner
Hi friends! Back in November while I was at Quilt Market, I had a chance to create a video with C&T Publishing! One of the quilts in my book, Smash Your Precut Stash, has a braid quilt in it and I always tell people how it has started my little obsession with braid quilts! … Continue reading Making a Video
Hi friends! As I started writing this post, I found myself singing a song from The Sound of Music: These are a few of my favorite things.... It is week 2 of the Creative Spaces Blog Hop and this week we are talking about our favorite tools. First, I am skipping over the… Continue reading Creative Spaces Blog Hop- Week 2- These are a few of my favorite tools!
Hi friends! Some of the Island Batik ambassador alumni decided to do a blog hop called "Use it Up!". I love this idea! We all have leftover bits of fabric from our ambassador projects and what a great idea to use up some of those bits and pieces! So, what did I do with my… Continue reading Use it Up!
Hi friends! How are you? I am so excited about my new series of blog posts with my friend Tammy Silvers! We are calling it Adventures in Quilting with Kate and Tammy. Last week was our first joint post on paper piecing. If you missed it, here is a link to my post and… Continue reading Playing with my Mini Braid
Hi friends! Happy Valentine's Day! My plan for the day is to hang out with the pup and to try to get some paperwork done. It looks like we are going to have a pretty day here in CO- the sun is out, the snow from this past weekend is melting and it is… Continue reading Happy Valentine’s Day
Hi friends! Today is my day on the Blue Moon blog hop. Hmmm... you may be wondering- what is Blue Moon? Well, it is Jackie Kunkel's new Signature Batik Collection from Island Batik designed by Kathy Engle! And it is yummy. Lucky me, Jackie sent me some scraps leftover from her projects and I got… Continue reading Blue Moon Blog Hop Day 2
Hi friends. It is so hard to believe that 2017 is almost over. I think we all say this, probably every year, but really, where did the year go? And I think most of us, if we can take the time from the crazy busy holiday season,like to take a few minutes to reflect on… Continue reading A time for reflection…
Hi friends! I hope you had a great time on the Piece and Quilt with Precuts blog hop. All of the designers did such a great job. It was fun to see what each one did with Christa's patterns. And thank you for all the kind comments on my post. I am so glad to… Continue reading Winner and summer Wrap-up!