Banyan Batiks Color Blocking fabric collection NOW available! by Carla A. Canonico March 26, 2019 written by Carla A. Canonico March 26, 2019 779 Hi! I’m so excited to introduce next week’s posts on QUILTsocial! Are you ready for an exciting week of quilting fun? Award-winning quilter, Claire Haillot of Quilting with Claire, is walking us through her free quilt pattern called, Deep Waters. A quilt that looks complex to make, but she assures me it’s really easy to make. Claire makes it easy using her awesome tips she calls ‘best-kept secrets’. What’s even more exciting is she’s using the newly released Banyan Batiks Color Blocking fabric collection! Just out the door and in your LQS, this fabric is mesmerizing in the Turquoise colorway. Check out the rest of the captivating colorways: Garnet Amethyst Amber Opal Sapphire Diamond Emerald Citrine Hhhmmmmm, sounds like a treasure trove. Claire incorporates two other fabrics for fluidity in her design. See the finished quilt below. Banyan Batiks Color Blocking fabrics for next week’s free quilting project, Deep Waters, starting Monday, April 1! All week she shares her tips on two essential sewing tools that help you piece perfectly, what to look for on your square ruler when squaring off your quilt blocks, and how to assemble your quilt top to avoid messing with long rows. You’ll want to find out about that! One of Claire Haillot’s many tips for accomplishing the Deep Waters Quilt, which looks complex but is actually very easy to make. See what too look for on the Omnigrid ruler when squaring off your quilt blocks… Use the handy Product Finder (found on the upper right of the page) on the Banyan Batiks Color Blocking page to know which shop carries this NEW collection and get the required fabric amounts to follow along! The fabric requirements will be in Monday’s post. Cheerfully, Carla Looks complicated? Maybe, but it’s really easy to make! Follow us on QUILTsocial to get the free pattern (April 1 – 5, 2019) Print this page or save as a PDF 0qs252Banyan BatiksColor Blockingfree patternsquiltstutorials FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinRedditWhatsappTelegramEmail Carla A. Canonico Carla A. Canonico is the Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of A Needle Pulling Thread Magazine, QUILTsocial.com, and KNITmuch.com. previous post 4 essential tips to applique with decorative stitches next post Getting technical: the difference between satin stitch and zigzag stitch YOU MAY ALSO LIKE... QUILTsocial Giveaway 288: Jungle Rose 12-Fat Quarter Fabric... Get your Banyan Batiks Baralla, we’re making a... QUILTsocial Giveaway 284: Baralla 12-Fat Quarter Fabric Bundle! 5 tips to create the best ever quilt... The secret to modern quilting using the straight... How a short stitch, in quilting, can save... How to choose a quilt design for fabric... Falling in love with Banyan Batiks Kayana autumn... Banyan Batiks Kayana Autumn fabric steals the fall... 5 comments Jessie March 29, 2019 - 4:37 am Beautiful line of fabric with so many possibilities! Reply Lynne K March 28, 2019 - 1:54 pm The colors are lovely. Reply Carolyn Montgomery March 28, 2019 - 12:15 pm i love this colorway, aqua always wins with me. can’t wait for the sew along. Reply Lisa England March 28, 2019 - 6:12 am What a great quilt, I love the pattern and the fabrics! I am not usually drawn to quilts with just a few fabrics but this one is really nice. Reply Anna brown March 27, 2019 - 10:39 pm This has some very pretty blues ty for sharing. Reply Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Δ This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.