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Archive for February, 2016

Ugly Christmas Sweaters QAL – Turnstile Block #9

Posted on: February 29th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the next block tutorial for the Ugly Christmas Sweaters QAL! Today’s tutorial is for the Turnstile Block 6″ quilt block. Ugly Christmas Sweater with Turnstile   Turnstile 6″ quilt block Turnstile Block #9 White A 1 @ 4.5” square Light Blue B 1 @ 4.5” square Light Blue C 2 @ 4.25” squares   […]

Rural Squirrel comes home

Posted on: February 26th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

If you love something…. Set it free….. The Rural Squirrel in Northcott has made it’s way to QuiltCon2016….. And back again. But before making it’s way to sunny California, these squirrels made their way out to the old hay wagon for a midwinter photo shoot. This playful model is on his way down the right […]

Ugly Christmas Sweaters QAL – Two by Three Block #8

Posted on: February 25th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the next block tutorial for the Ugly Christmas Sweaters QAL! Today’s tutorial is for the Two by Three 6″ quilt block. Ugly Christmas Sweater with Two by Three   Two by Three 6″ quilt block White – A – 1 @ 1.5” x 11” Green – B – 1 @ 1.5” x 11” Yellow – […]

Let’s Bee Social #113

Posted on: February 24th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the Let’s Bee Social! QuiltCon 2016 is now over. And although I did not get to attend this event, there were some of you who did. This is Rural Squirrel in ColorWorks Concepts. The full post and photos will be shared on Friday. Yvonne of Quilting JetGirl was kind enough to stop by the […]

Ugly Christmas Sweaters QAL – Two by Two Block #7

Posted on: February 22nd, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the next block tutorial for the Ugly Christmas Sweaters QAL! Today’s tutorial is for the Two by Two 6″ quilt block. Ugly Christmas Sweater with Two by Two   Two by Two 6″ quilt block Two by Two Block #7 White A 2 @ 2” x 8” Red B 1 @ 2” x 8” […]

Rural Squirrel in Cotton Couture

Posted on: February 19th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

Round and round and round they go…. These squirrels are playing in the snow! A rare sighting indeed. I was particularly surprised to have been able to capture the Rural Squirrel frolicking in it’s natural habitat. A contributing factor may be that it has been an unusually mild winter this year. And that my previously […]

Ugly Christmas Sweaters QAL – Grecian Square Block #6

Posted on: February 18th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the next block tutorial for the Ugly Christmas Sweaters QAL! Today’s tutorial is for the Grecian Square 6″ quilt block. Ugly Christmas Sweater with Grecian Square   Grecian Square 6″ quilt block   Grecian Square Block #6 White A 1 @ 1.5” x 11” Light Blue B 1 @ 1.5” x 11” Yellow […]

Let’s Bee Social #112

Posted on: February 17th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the Let’s Bee Social! This week I have some wonderful news to share…. This is my mom. Opening a package from Carrie at Gotcha Covered Quilting. Carrie wanted to donate some fabric from her online shop to contribute to this project that is near and dear to my mother’s heart – Little Dresses […]

Ugly Christmas Sweaters QAL – Churn Dash Block #5

Posted on: February 15th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the next block tutorial for the Ugly Christmas Sweaters QAL! Today’s tutorial is for the Churn Dash 6″ quilt block. Ugly Christmas Sweater with Churn Dash   Churn Dash 6″ quilt block White A 1 @ 1.5” x 11” Green B 1 @ 1.5” x 11” White C 2 @ 3” squares Green D […]

Rural Squirrel in Brown Neutrals

Posted on: February 12th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

Round and round and round they go…. These squirrels are playing in the snow! One squirrel is running up a tree on the left….. One squirrel is running down a tree on the right…..   And one squirrel is running across the ground on the bottom.     It was fun choosing fabrics from my […]