Batik Progress

I finished piecing the two batik tops. Both are 40 by 48 inches. Here’s the first.

And the second.

I’m really not a big fan of purple, but I was given this fabric and it works well with the batik scraps. I’m considering this jelly bean print for the back.

I used leftovers strips to make the binding for one of these.

You all had such great ideas for those extra pieces! Even offers to send me more scraps! Lol! I have enough, thank you! But I did end up piecing that bit into the backing for the second quilt. You will see it when I share the finishes.

I’ve got another trip coming up so these may wait a while to be quilted, but I feel good about my progress.

Have a great day!

About katyquilts

I am a wife, mom of four amazing adult kids, and a former librarian. I love making everything from traditional quilts to art quilts. I am thankful to God my Father and Creator for the gift of creativity!
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2 Responses to Batik Progress

  1. Both of these look great! Love the jellybean fabric for the back too!

  2. Nann says:

    The purple batik makes the bricks glow! I emailed you a block suggestion — using the “contact me” address you provided. Don’t know if you got the message .

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