Getaway Blog Hop Begins & more

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The Getaway Blog Hop for Island Batik Ambassadors begins on Monday, January 7 and goes until Friday, February 1.  We are all so excited to show you our creations.  Mine is not until Tuesday, January 29th, so I of course am still working on my quilt.  

Without further fuss, here is the schedule and remember there are giveaways – from the  ambassadors as well as Island Batik itself!

Getaway Blog Hop Schedule

Monday, January 7 – Crystal Ball

Maryellen McAuliffeMary Mack’s Blog
Sandra Walkermmm! quilts

Tuesday, January 8  – Ditty
Stephanie JacobsonSteph Jacobson Designs
Michelle RobertsCreative Blonde

Wednesday, January 9 – Elk Lodge
Connie CampbellFree Motion by the River
Anna BranchArk Angel Creations

Thursday, January 10 – Feline Fine
Bea LeeBea Quilter
Sharon ParcelYellow Cat Designs

Friday, January 11 – Flea Market
Geraldine WilkinsLiving Water Quilter
essica CaldwellDesert Bloom Quilting

Monday, January 14 – Fortune Teller

Sarah GoerSarah Goer Quilts
Sherry ShishPowered by Quilting
Jennifer FultonThe Inquiring Quilter

Tuesday, January 15  – Gypsy Rose
Jen StrauserDizzy Quilter
Janet YamamotoWhispers of Yore

Wednesday, January 16 – Paisley Park
Dione Gardner-StephenClever Chameleon
Nancy ScottMasterpiece Quilting

Thursday, January 17 – Soul Song
Carole Lyles ShawCarol Lyles Shaw
Toby LischkoGateway Quilts & Stuff

Friday, January 18 – Twilight Chic
Jackie OBrienIf These Threads Could Talk
Tina DillardQuilting Affection

Monday, January 21 – Winter Park

Jennifer ThomasCurlicue Creations
Anita SkjellangerQuilt In a Not Shell

Tuesday, January 22  – Bazaar
Karen OvertonThe Quilt Rambler
Alison VermilyaLittle Bunny Quilt
Turid BakkenDen syende himmel

Wednesday, January 23 – Blossom
Karen NearySew Karen-ly Created
Leanne ParsonsDevoted Quilter

Thursday, January 24 – Boho
Laura PilandSlice of Pi Quilts
Suzy WebsterAdventurous Applique and Quilting
Myra BarnesBusy Hands Quilts

Friday, January 25 – Brookview
Vicki SchlimmerVicki’s Crafts and Quilting
Amy WarnerSew Incredibly Crazy

Monday, January 28 – French Blue

Pamela BoatrightPamelaQuilts
Joyce MullisHearts Creations


Island Batik Midsummer Night Designer: Kari Nichols

Tuesday, January 29  – Midsummer Night
Kathleen McCormickKathleen McMusing
Connie KauffmanKauffman Designs

Wednesday, January 30 – Oh Deer
Jen ShafferPatterns by Jen
Jeanette JonesInchworm Fabrics

Thursday, January 31 – Snow Berry  
Sally MannkeSally Manke Fiber Artist
Joan KawanoMoosestash Quilting

Friday, February 1-  Candy Cane Lane and Icicle
Terri Vanden Bosch Icicle Meanderings along Lizard Creek
Anne Wiens- Icicle – Sweetgrass Creative Designs
Mania Hatziioannidi Candy Cane Lane- Mania For Quilts
Barbara Gaddy – Candy Cane Lane  –Bejeweled Quilts by Barb

Here’s a little glimpse of what I have begun:

I will have a giveaway, and maybe a preliminary one this week or next week!

I’m working hard on getting organized and will participate in some of the Finish Alongs or Monthly Goal Setting blogs.  I am just a little late in getting back to them….

Island Batik Ambassadors for next year are beginning to get their boxes and goodies from some Island Batik and at least one other vendor. I have seen my tracking so I know I am in! I don’t know who the new ones are, but I can’t wait to meet them.

Linking to:
What I Made Monday @PrettyPiney

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  1. January 7, 2019 / 7:54 AM

    Hi Kathleen! Lots and lots of great blogger friends in that list! I am excited to see what you’ve got up your sleeve, but I’ll be patient. Those HSTs sure look pretty. Off to check on Sandra and Maryellen. ~smile~ Roseanne

    • kathleenquilts
      January 8, 2019 / 8:22 AM

      It is hard to keep up – but aren’t the quilts gorgeous that we are seeing?? I especially am in love with Sandra’s!

  2. Lori Smanski
    February 19, 2019 / 9:28 AM

    this is a wonderful happy quilt. thanks for sharing quilting dash lady at comcast dot net

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