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Wishin’ I Was Fishin’

Posted on: August 4th, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

  Summer time and the livin’ is easy…   Just want to show you how “heavy with blooms” my Rose of Sharon is too!!!     These next photos show the quilting well…       Quilted using plain white thread.         The backing is the same as I used for the […]

Tea for Two

Posted on: July 31st, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

Meet my mom… My mom turned 80 in May. This COVID thing is driving her CRAZY. So for the past two weeks, I have been driving her to the Erie Drive In for her favourite pulled pork on a bun. And of course, the soft serve ice cream!!! These are are lunch dates. Tea for […]

Beach Time

Posted on: July 29th, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

Which way to the BEACH? Good old SUMMER TIME!   These seagulls are easily my favourite block in this quilt. But the crabby crab is pretty cute too!   This school themed text fabric, printed on Spoonflower, was used to make the white cap waves.     The wavy line quilting makes it look like […]

Hello Summer!

Posted on: July 19th, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

I am on a ROLL! And am having such a great time making these beach and ocean themed quilts. This one features Sail Boats, White Cap waves and Seagulls, as well as, Crabs!       But my favourite are the seagulls! Using the 10″ blocks this quilt will finish at 62″ x 74″. Have […]

Wishin’ I Was Fishin’

Posted on: July 18th, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

My quilt top is finished! These fabrics are just too cute! And I love this pattern… Sometimes it’s nice to get out on the water. With a friend…   or ALL ALONE Wishin’ I was Fishin’ finishes at Baby – 39″ x 46″ OR BIG!!!! Large – 78″ x 92″ You can find the pattern here. […]

B is for BEACH

Posted on: June 27th, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

B is for BEACH Since finishing the POND quilt, I have been working on testing the BEACH blocks… And NOW I have just added this NEW 4 PACK to the Back2School series in my shop here! This is the layout I have decided on. Using the 10″ blocks this quilt will finish at 62″ x […]

POND

Posted on: June 25th, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

I love everything about this new POND quilt!!! These Pond themed blocks were fun to make! Each block finishes at 10″ square.   Lily Pad…. Goldfish….   Dragonfly…. Bullrushes…. The background is from the Lily Pad collection by Debbie Shore for the Craft Cotton Company.   I used this ivy black on white print for […]

HOME

Posted on: June 14th, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

HOME I think you can agree, we all yearn for a peaceful place to call home.   A safe place, filled with love… and enveloping us with a feeling of security and acceptance.       I have been using from stash as much as I can. The backing is made from this cute mushroom […]

Winnie the POOH and Friends – a FREE tutorial!

Posted on: May 19th, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

Classic and CUTE!!!   Pooh, Piglet, Tigger and Eeyore all joined me in the office to write this post. I somehow got the urge to get all 3D and made a tail to pin on Eeyore. I made this little wallhanging with a friend in mind… And included corner tabs before adding the binding to […]

Welcome Spring and Looking Forward to SUMMER!

Posted on: May 17th, 2020 by Lorna McMahon

It’s time for Back2School! Welcome CLASS!!!!! Introducing this ultimate ABC’s and 123’s quilt pattern! This Alphabet pattern Letter blocks can be constructed in three sizes: 5″, 10″ or 20″ This pattern also includes Numeral blocks and some Punctuation. This Back2School Alphabet series is also accompanied by companion packs! H is for Honey Bunny These companion […]