This is Tamarinis's Typepad Profile.
Join Typepad and start following Tamarinis's activity
Join Now!
Already a member? Sign In
Tamarinis
Recent Activity
Image
Welcome back! Or if you are just joining me, welcome! This month, Kate and I are exploring flying geese. No - not the ones with feathers. The awesomely versatile, terrifically directional flying geese blocks. Do you love 'em? Do you hate 'em? Or just not sure how to approach them?... Continue reading
Posted May 30, 2018 at Tamarinis
Image
Welcome to another adventure with my good friend (and uber talented designer!), Kate Colleran of Seams Like a Dream. This month, we are exploring the HST - the Half Square Triangle. On Kate's blog, she is weighing in on the love/hate relationship many of us have with this versatile, seemingly... Continue reading
Posted Apr 25, 2018 at Tamarinis
The size of the die depends upon your machine, as larger machine can accept larger dies. As far as number of layers - I find four to be the most if Im concerned about accuracy and clean cuts. But that will vary based on machine and fabric, too! Tammy Silvers Tamarinis www.tamarinis.com
Toggle Commented Apr 24, 2018 on Die Cutter Extraoridnaire at Tamarinis
Image
Hi! Thanks for stopping by! By now, you've probably seen TONS of awesome projects and ideas for using up your scraps (and let's admit it - you probably have more batik scraps than anything else, because.....well, because batiks are awesome, and most of your fav projects are out of batiks,... Continue reading
Posted Apr 19, 2018 at Tamarinis
Image
Welcome to the first installment of Quilting Adventures with Kate and Tammy! We are SO excited you are here! Kate is the fabulous Kate Colleran of Seams Like a Dream (so super talented), and I'm Tammy Silvers of Tamarinis. We would love to have you come along with us as... Continue reading
Posted Mar 28, 2018 at Tamarinis
Image
The Elementz Blog Hop is on the cutting room floor now - yep, it's over (sob.....). And I wanted to say thank you to all of the fabulous designers and awesome companies that participated, and to you, dear readers, for joining in for all the fun! I am so excited... Continue reading
Posted Mar 13, 2018 at Tamarinis
Image
The Elementz Blog Hop is on the cutting room floor now - yep, it's over (sob.....). And I wanted to say thank you to all of the fabulous designers and awesome companies that participated, and to you, dear readers, for joining in for all the fun! I am so excited... Continue reading
Posted Mar 13, 2018 at Tamarinis
Congrats! You are the winner of the Sound Waves pattern! I'll be contacting you to get your shipping address. Thanks for visiting!
Toggle Commented Mar 6, 2018 on Elementz - The Blog Hop at Tamarinis
Thank you! It was so much fun creating the fabrics AND the patterns!
Toggle Commented Feb 26, 2018 on Elementz - The Blog Hop at Tamarinis
Oops - sorry. Pattern is available now! Tammy Silvers Tamarinis www.tamarinis.com (404) 388-9820
Toggle Commented Feb 26, 2018 on Elementz - The Blog Hop at Tamarinis
Image
It's finally time! The Elementz Blog Hop begins today! Woot Woot! Elementz is shipping to shops now - and I can share with you my quilts, as well as projects from my quilting friends. So pour a cup of coffee - or heck, a large glass of wine, if that's... Continue reading
Posted Feb 26, 2018 at Tamarinis
30
Image
Confession time - I LOVE brights. No really - I know you are shocked (cough cough) by this, but I truly love brights. So I am over the moon about my new Elementz fabric collection for Island Batik. It is chock full of lovely, shade wearing brights! And next week... Continue reading
Posted Feb 21, 2018 at Tamarinis
Image
While some of us may be sad Christmas is behind us, there is something heartwarming (ha! pun....ok, kinda on purpose.....) about Valentine's Day. What's not to love about a holiday, Hallmark saturated or not, that celebrates the greatest of all emotions - love. And besides, there is absolutely nothing wrong... Continue reading
Posted Jan 31, 2018 at Tamarinis
Image
Thanks for stopping by again! By now you've seen a preview of the fabrics, and had a peek at some of the great projects that some of my designer friends have created using my first fabric line with the great folks at Island Batik, Batiks Go Retro. I wanted to... Continue reading
Posted Sep 16, 2017 at Tamarinis
Image
Welcome to the Batiks Go Retro Blog Hop, and the introduction of my first fabric line with Island Batik, Batiks Go Retro! If you've been following me on Instagram, you have seen some sneak peeks at projects in the Batiks Go Retro line, as well as shots of some of... Continue reading
Posted Sep 11, 2017 at Tamarinis
Image
Where did the time go? It seems like just yesterday we were starting the Fiesta de Azucar blog hop, and here we are - the final post. I hope you've found some wonderful blocks along the way, enjoyed some wonderful stories behind the designs, and had fun stitching up your... Continue reading
Posted Sep 9, 2017 at Tamarinis
Awesome! Talk with your local quilt shop owner - they can order now! Tammy Silvers Tamarinis www.tamarinis.com
Toggle Commented Aug 27, 2017 on Introducing Batiks Go Retro! at Tamarinis
Carol - Thank you! I’m so glad you like the collection. It was so much fun to create. Tammy Silvers
Toggle Commented Aug 22, 2017 on Die Cutter Extraoridnaire at Tamarinis
Image
I just broke open the box on a new die cutter, and I just had to stop and tell you about it. Now - I must confess. I am a die hard (ok, pun....ha ha) die cutting fan. I love the immediacy of the whole process. Laying out the fabric,... Continue reading
Posted Aug 20, 2017 at Tamarinis
Awe - thank you dear friend.
Image
I love the internet. No, really. I do. It has brought us Pinterest, Instagram, Skype and Facebook. It makes it possible to shop without any judgy salespeople, with their more than skeptical looks when I plop down size 8 pants on the counter. So maybe I AM a size 8... Continue reading
Posted Aug 12, 2017 at Tamarinis
Image
Welcome to Week 6 of the Fiesta de Azucar blog hop! By now, you are well on your way to stitching up a wonderful sugar skull wall hanging! As you may be aware by now, the motifs, colors and designs on traditional sugar skulls represent those loved ones that are... Continue reading
Posted Aug 5, 2017 at Tamarinis
Image
Pour a cup of coffee (or tea, if you prefer. No judgement here!), nibble on a muffin, and hop around all of the wonderful blogs featuring Susan Emory's fabulous new Hello line of fabrics for Michael Miller. I'm thrilled to be participating, and want to share my little project with... Continue reading
Posted Jul 18, 2017 at Tamarinis
14
It's Hot - so I'm Quilting Because that's what we do, right? Quilt. When it's cold outside. When it is raining. When we are upset. When we are happy (and when we're quilting, we're pretty much ALWAYS happy, am I right?!). When we are sad. When it is hot. But....besides... Continue reading
Posted Jul 11, 2017 at Tamarinis
Image
My partner in crime for this blog hop, Fiesta de Azucar, - that would be unstoppable Terri Sontra of Purple Moose Designs, posted the following on her blog and I wanted to share it with you! Fiesta de Azucar is just about to start…are you ready? (that’s Sugar Party for... Continue reading
Posted Jun 8, 2017 at Tamarinis