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Archive for November, 2016

Let’s Bee Social #153

Posted on: November 30th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the Let’s Bee Social! It’s the last day of November. So that means it is only one more month until….. Canada’s BIG Birthday! Canada 150th Anniversary – Lap 66″ x 66″   Canada 150th Anniversary – Baby 40″ x 50″ Canada will be turning 150 years old in 2017. And I have a […]

Sew Fresh Quilt Bee – November Link Up

Posted on: November 28th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

It’s time for the first Sew Fresh Quilt Bee linky party! I am really having a wonderful time working on these Bee Blocks!   I don’t usually sew without a plan already laid out. But I am finding this improv style of piecing to be nice and relaxing. Not a whole lot of though or planning going […]

MOD Bear Paw QAL – Linky Party!

Posted on: November 26th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the MOD Bear Paw QAL Linky Party! We’ve been working so hard on our Bear Paw blocks and am so happy to see the works of those who have quilted along. Some people have shared photos of their quilts by email. And lots of you have been sharing your progress on instagram using […]

Black Birds {Redo x2}

Posted on: November 25th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

This is the third time I have made this Black Bird quilt design. You can read about the first quilt here and the second quilt here. I had listed my first Black Bird baby quilt in my Etsy shop and it sold at the end of June. I made the second Black Bird quilt to help […]

Let’s Bee Social #152

Posted on: November 23rd, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the Let’s Bee Social! I made it! The past two weeks were jam packed with shows and workshops. But I strategically scheduled an early leave for my show in Orillia. I have been in touch with Sue for a while now. She has been purchasing my patterns to carry in her shop that […]

Dog Gone Cute – Paw Print bonus border blocks

Posted on: November 21st, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

“Dog Gone Cute“ quilt with Paw Print borders finishes at 74″ x 74″ Last week I ran a workshop for the Dufferin Piecemakers near Orangeville. One of the participants, Lynda chose the Dog Gone Cute pattern to work on that day. You can see her sweet dog blocks here. She expressed an interest in having a […]

Farm Friends

Posted on: November 18th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

This quilt is really near and dear to my heart. In addition to the Forest Friends and the Jungle Friends designs, of course, it was only fitting that I would eventually come up a design that truly reflects my rural setting. Meet Farm Friends! Along with the Flowers quilt that I showed you last week, […]

Let’s Bee Social # 151

Posted on: November 16th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the Let’s Bee Social! Here are a few photos from my day spent with the Dufferin Piecemakers for the workshop this past Saturday. It’s always especially fun to be able to see the participants in the workshop classes making their own versions of my patterns and being able to spend the day chatting with them! We […]

Sew Fresh Quilt Bee

Posted on: November 14th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

A few weeks ago I announced the new Sew Fresh Quilt Bee. And now it’s time for an update! If you know me at all…. You know I am a busy, busy bee. I have been especially busy this past week, with a show and workshops in both London and Orangeville. Tomorrow I’ll be in […]

Flowers {make me HAPPY!}

Posted on: November 10th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

Finally. I have a finish to share! This is the Flowers quilt. It was finished this past week. And on Wednesday I finally was able to install the plywood panels on the side of the “new” old hay wagon so that I can display my quilts outside for a photo shoot.   Here is an […]