Showing posts from June, 2014

IS HERE - AGF Indelible fabrics by Katarina Roccella

Last night when we came back from Canobie Lake Park this beautiful stack of fabrics were waiting for me in the door steps. I absolutely love these fabrics and the colors ways. Ordered all 20 prints from the Indelible fabric line by Katarina Roccella for Art Gallery fabrics . AGF Indelible fabrics by Katarina Roccella One week only, free shipping on Complete F8 and FQ bundle of Indelible fabrics. Click on Shop tab to buy from my Etsy shop . $5 off for international shipping. The free shipping offer ends July 1st at midnight! Happy Fabric Shopping! Hema

Fun Play Date with Janis - Sun printing

Yesterday my little Kavin and I spent the afternoon with amazing friend Janis . She does amazing art quilts and free motion quilting. The best part is she makes her own prints too.  How cool is that? Check out her blog Turtle Moon Impressions . Hema and Janis She offered me to come play with her Sun printing techniques. It was really wonderful and I am totally hooked. Thank you so much Janis . Here are couple of our Sun-printing in progress: Janis sun print in progress My sun print in progress     Our sun prints are drying in the clothesline. Janis had washed them in a special detergent.   Finally taking a break after all that printing. Do you see the tent, that's where the prep work happens. Janis has an amazing setup there with everything needed for printing. Janis was explaining something to me, while was checking out newly acquired Thomas Train :).   Thank you Janis and Bill. He is absolutely thrilled about it. While we were experimenting wi

WINNERS - Quilters Dream Batting giveaway

Thank you everyone for participating in this giveaway. Thank you Quilters Dream Batting for sponsoring the first 3 prizes. Congratulations to Janis , Lori , Gayle and Mysitca on the win. I have emailed you all individually, so please check your email and send me your mailing address to ship your prize. If you didn't win do not worry, I will be hosting more giveaways this year. I appreciate you taking time to enter into this giveaway. Again, thank you all for playing along. a Rafflecopter giveaway Happy Quilting! Hema

W.I.P Wednesday - Tumbling Blocks baby quilt

My first set of 10 blocks are half way done. I hope I will get more time this week to work on this quilt. Its been a while since I quilted a quilt and eagerly waiting a finish to get to the quilting part. Alternate block - changing up things a little Strips ready for the tumbling blocks Linking up Lee's Freshly Pieced blog .

New fabrics

I have been thinking of ordering some new fabrics and would love your input. I love  these two fabric collections, Lotus Pond from Cloud9Fabrics and Indelible from Art Gallery Fabrics. Cloud9Fabrics Lotus Pond by Rae Hoekstra(Rae of Made by Rae) Art Gallery Fabrics Wow, this is a really tough one. So many good fabric collections. My current favorite is "Indelible" by Katarina Roccelle . Not sure if everyone else like this collection as much as I do. The colors are just vibrant and you can't go wrong with art gallery fabrics. I have seen the quilts/pillows made of this collection   and they look fabulous. What are you other favorites from Art Gallery Fabrics? Fabric de-stash Over the past 3 years I have accumulated lots of fabric and I need to de-stash some to make room for new fabrics. This is really hard for me since, I don't think I have any fabrics in my stash which I don't like. Actually, I kind of have a pattern or an idea for quilt for all of