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Posts Tagged ‘animals’

Baby Animals

Posted on: March 20th, 2022 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome SPRING!!! Time for new BABIES. Baby Animals and Baby Humans! This quilt blends right in with nature. Baby Bunny Baby Chipmunk Baby Mouse Baby Squirrel The backing is made from solids and the quilting is my usual organic wavy lines using beige thread on top and in the bobbin. My Baby Animals quilt finished […]

PHAT ZOO animals quilt

Posted on: September 20th, 2019 by Lorna McMahon

Please say hello to the PHAT ZOO ANIMALS!             I quilted using my usual method – walking foot wavy lines. This backing used up a few pieces from stash! Our cat has such little respect for a photo shoot.   “PHAT ZOO” baby quilt finished at 40″ x 40″       labels ordered […]

A process post – Elephant Parade!

Posted on: January 13th, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

As I promised myself for the new year, I have been taking some time to just sit and do some doodling.  No pressure drawing.  Get out the graph paper and just let the ideas take shape.  Just have some fun with it! Drawing inspiration from this backing fabric, Elephants in Grey by Ed Emberley from […]

Baby Quilts Run in the Family

Posted on: September 4th, 2013 by Lorna McMahon

I borrowed a couple of vintage embroidered baby quilts from my mother because I wanted to share them on the blog today. This first one was made in 1960 by my mom when she was expecting her first child – my brother. It is a whole cloth quilt, all embroidered by hand.  The the quilting […]