Episode 6 – Learn How To Treat Your Own Fabric For Ink Jet Printing

In this posting I’ll describe how do treat your fabric for Ink Jet printing.

Podcast: Episode 6 – Learn How To Treat Your Own Fabric For Ink Jet Printing

Here are some pics:

Bubble Jet Set 2000 and Rinse

Bubble Jet Set 2000 and Rinse http://www.dharmatrading.com/bjset.html

Under the Sea Challenge Close-Up

Under the Sea Challenge Close-Up

Center Mermaid - Can you see her bling?
Center Mermaid – Can you see her bling?
Various mermaids

Various mermaids

This guy's just a little too creepy for me.

This guy's just a little too creepy for me.

Various mermaids

Various mermaids

I'm not sure?

I'm not sure about this one. What do you think?

Not sure about this one either.

Not sure about this one either.

I wouldn't want to follow his chest hair to the end!

I wouldn't want to follow his chest hair to the end!

See the highlighted tips.

See the highlighted tips.

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Episode 5 – Meet Sandy and Her Antique Quilts

I hope you enjoy the interview with Sandy.  She has great tips about antique quilts – where to find them, how to care for and store them.  If you need more information about antique quilts, let me know and I can put you in touch with her.

Podcast: Episode 5 – Meet Sandy and Her Antique Quilts

Things I have been working on:

Card for Coach

Card for Coach

Not sure what Dylan drew exactly and I may have gone overboard with the stitching.

Not sure what Dylan drew exactly and I may have gone overboard with the decorative stitching.

I decided not to put pictures of the Under the Sea challenge yet.  I will put them up next time and let you know how terrible I did in the challenge. =)

Here are some pictures of my quilting “studio” if you are interested.  Everything was sort of picked up…

Studio pictures

Studio pictures

More pictures

A few more pictures

Here's the quilt I bought from Sandy.

Here's the quilt I bought from Sandy.

Here's the quilt my grandma made me when I was 5.

Here's the quilt my grandma made me when I was 5.

A few pictures of Sandy’s quilts.  The pictures just do not do her collection justice.  She was so kind to allow me to take pictures.  I hope you enjoy them as much as I did.

Green and white quilt Sandy mentioned, which hangs above her bed.  She must have the sweetest dreams.

Green and white quilt Sandy mentioned, which hangs above her bed. She must have the sweetest dreams.

Beauty

This Beauty hangs high on Sandy's wall. Her husband must risk life and limb to change it out at Christmas, but only after the life insurance premiums are current.

The yellow and white quilt is the $4 find Sandy mentioned.  What a find indeed.

The yellow and white quilt is the $4 find Sandy mentioned. What a find indeed.

Sandy's oldest quilt.  See how it is wearing and falling apart.  Handle with care!

Sandy's oldest quilt. See how it is wearing and falling apart. Handle with care!

More lovely quilts greet us as we climb the stairs.

More lovely quilts greet us as we climb the stairs.

More quilts stored on the stair landing

More quilts stored on the stair landing

Sandy had this one quilted in red.  I wish I had got a picture with the full effect.  It's quite amazing.  I guess I will have to go back and get more pictures.

Sandy had this one quilted in red. I wish I had got a picture with the full effect. It's quite amazing. I guess I will have to go back and get more pictures.

In fact, when I go back, I am staying in this guest room.  Sandy, my bags are packed.

In fact, when I go back, I am staying in this guest room. Sandy, my bags are packed.

Now I lay me down to sleep....

Now I lay me down to sleep....

Awesome quilts in Sandy's dining room

Awesome quilts in Sandy's dining room

See how she stores her quilts

See how she stores her quilts

This is the quilt top Sandy mentioned that was hand quilted by the group in Colorado

This is the quilt top Sandy mentioned that was hand quilted by the group in Colorado

More fabulous quilts found along our tour of Sandy's home

More fabulous quilts found along our tour of Sandy's home

I'm lovin' the red and white.  What about you?

I'm lovin' the red and white. What about you?

More fun quilts.

More fun quilts.

Very old doll quilt

Very old doll quilt -hand quilted by Sandy