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Bring a touch of the tropics into your home with Tropical Paradise by Judy Hansen. Fifteen tropical themed blocks are offered as well as a mermaid evening bag and appliqué patterns.

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Tropical Paradise

Author: Judy Hansen
Pages: 38
Page size: 8 1/2" x 11 1/2"
Publisher: Quilt Shop of Deland
Cover: Soft


In producing Tropical Paradise, I have been fortunate to have the expertise, enthusiasm and friendship of the following quilters, Paula Sheron, who did the machine quilting on both sample quilts, Julie Yaciw, Cheryl Fisher, Kim Waite, Karen Patton, Sara Stake and Sally Hansen. Happy Quilting from all of us!

About the Author

I am Judy Hansen and I opened the Quilt Shop of DeLand, in July of 2001. This year marks our fifth anniversary in the quaint historic district of DeLand. DeLand is located forty-five minutes northeast of Disney World and thirty minutes southwest of Daytona Beach. This is our second book based on our annual Block of the Month Sampler. We hope you also enjoyed our first BOM, Antique Christmas Memories.

Table of Contents

General Instructions 1
Block One Pina Colada Pinwheel 2
Block Two Calypso Conch 2
Block Three Clamshell 2
Block Four Tropical Sunshine 3
Block Five Dancing Dolphin 3
Block Six Palmetto Palm Tree 4
Block Seven Paula's Pineapple 5
Block Eight Sassy Sunglasses 6
Block Nine Honey Hibiscus 6
Block Ten Starry Storm at Sea 6
Block Eleven Ocean Waves 7
Block Twelve Hannah's Hut 8
Block Thirteen Funky Fish 8
Block Fourteen Heron's Hideaway 8
Block Fifteen Sailboat Holiday 9
Seahorse Playground in the Sunlight 10
Seahorse Playground at Night 11
Tropical Trio Runner 12
Shelley's Seashell Placemats 13
It's 5 O'clock Somewhere 14
Mermaid's Evening Bag 15
Heron Mother & Baby 16
Appliqué Patterns 17

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Tropical ParadiseMermaid's Evening Bag
Tropical Paradise and Mermaid's Evening Bag

Shelley's Seashell PlacematsSeahorse Playground Quilt 2
Shelley's Seashell Placemats and Seahorse Playground Quilt 2

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Seahorse Playground Quilt 1


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