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No Girls Allowed Quilt Bee 2

NGAQB2 – David

So Finally, I have finished my last round on the Last of the Seven No Girls Allowed Quilt Bee 2 that I worked on with John Adams, David Barnhouse, Nicholas Ball, Giuseppe Ribaldo, Molli Sparkles, and Christopher Thompson. It is the Second NGAQB I have been in. The first one was not a round robin and we had a few men drop out part way through. That initial one was in 2014 and it was Block Bee where each month we made certain blocks for...

November -My Favorite Month Dot Code Quilt Banyan Batiks Tie One On

November – My Favorite Month

November - My Favorite Month So I have a lot to catch up on with you, huh? November is my favorite month, partly because there seems to be a bit more reflective time. But I didn't mean to leave October so forlorn here on the blog. To catch you up a bit - Here's what went down in October >> The first week, I spent a lot of time sewing and cleaning in the studio, as usual, just trying to keep up! The second week was my...

Tie One On Blog Hop Day 9, banyan batik, modern batik, modern quilting, bold modern graphics, modern design, quilting Tie One On Fabric, Banyan batiks.

Tie One On Blog Hop – Day 9

And last but certainly far from least, it is now Tie One On Blog Hop Day 9. I have been really enjoying all of the Tie One On projects and the New York Beauty quilt by Kim Niedzwiecki of Go-Go Kim Fame is a great way to wrap up the week. I love how Kim reorganized the colors of the different colorways into a rainbow in the photo below! Gives a whole new fresh look to them and reminds me how much I love their deep saturated...

Tie One On Blog Hop Day 8, banyan batik, modern batik, modern quilting, bold modern graphics, modern design, quilting Tie One On Fabric, Banyan batiks.

Tie One On Blog Hop – Day 8

I am just a bit sad as we pull into the Tie One On Blog Hop Day 8. This means the blog hop is almost over, but at the same time, I have been so stoked by all of these projects my friends are making. Each one has been a unique approach, which really just shows how much variety we all get when we sew, even with the same fabric!! And soon all of the fabric that you can buy will out there in the...

Tie One On Blog Hop Day 7, banyan batik, modern batik, modern quilting, bold modern graphics, modern design, quilting Tie One On Fabric, Banyan batiks.

Tie One On Blog Hop – Day 7

And here we are on the  Tie One On Blog Hop Day 7.  Great day to meet Debbie Brown! If and when you get to meet Debby  Brown (and I hope you do, because you will enjoy even 5 minutes of time with her), you will find her humor and wit are spot on. She has me laughing within 2 minutes of every conversation. And besides being uber personable, she has a great assortment of patterns and other quilty stuff on her site. Her Cutie Quilt...