Tina Hilton of Turtle Hand Batik

Interviewed by Elizabeth Townsend Gard

Date April  2018


Tina is amazing.  She started a business that imports Malaysian handmade batiks to the U.S.  Her story is inspiring, interesting, and super entrepreneurial.  She talks to us about how batiks are made, and how hers are different from the large companies.  We talk about her journey as an entrepreneur.    








The process

Social entrepreneurship

Being an ethical company

the name






Just Wanna Quilt: An Immersive Research Project of Copyright

Podcast and Research Lab

Tulane University Law School

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JWQ Shop and Long Army

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Owner, Elizabeth Townsend Gard

Editor-in-Chief, Just Wanna Series, Ricardo Gonzalez

Inventory Quilt Project, Willow Olson

Long Army, Joel Sellers

Project Director, Gigi Baay