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Farm Fun and some sun

Posted on: June 24th, 2023 by Lorna McMahon

On June 21st, my sister and I celebrated the first day of summer and National Indigenous Peoples Day by taking a quilt for a drive to Kettle Point, Ontario. Just across the lake from the USA. The shore was covered in shale. A very pleasant place for dipping your toes in the water. The weather […]

Hay is for Horses

Posted on: May 11th, 2023 by Lorna McMahon

Finally some sun! I have been busy working on my flower gardens… and was finally able to get some photos of my latest finishes.… The quilting was done using a blue variegated thread on top and in the bobbin. I love the special sparkle it adds to this quilt. The backing is pieced to add […]

Cowboys and Girls

Posted on: February 21st, 2023 by Lorna McMahon

Hello lovely friends! Today I am sharing my Cowboys and Girls quilt. I love how these couples have matching outfits! The background print is Poppy Seeds by Edyta Sitar of Laundry Basket Quilts for Andover Fabrics. The backing is Oh, Woof! by Jessica Swift for Art Gallery Fabrics. What could be cuter than puppies and […]

Baby Farm Animals – Pig

Posted on: February 13th, 2023 by Lorna McMahon

Hello lovely friends! I am so excited to introduce my Baby Pig quilt! Nose my way in here… This floral print for the backing is ancient. It is Floating Petals by Holly Holderman for Lake House Dry Goods. It’s such a pretty print and adds a bright pop to this finish! Quilted in organic wavy […]

Baby Farm Animals – Colt

Posted on: February 12th, 2023 by Lorna McMahon

Hello lovely friends! I am so excited to introduce my Baby Colt quilt! Boldly quilted in a sunny yellow thread on top to blend with the background. Background is a hexi print from Tula Pink’s True Colours collection for Free Spirit. Found this super fun print for the backing! It’s from the West Hill Re-Visited […]

Baby Farm Animals – Lamb

Posted on: February 11th, 2023 by Lorna McMahon

Hello lovely friends! I am so excited to introduce my Baby Lamb quilt! I chose this bee print for the backing and think it pairs nicely with the front. Created by Andover Fabrics 2019 Patt 9434 Quilted in organic wavy lines from edge to edge on my domestic machine using white thread on top and […]

Baby Farm Animals – Calf

Posted on: February 10th, 2023 by Lorna McMahon

Hello lovely friends! I am so excited to introduce my Baby Calf quilt! Left the farm 5 years ago and moved into town. But you know what they say…. You can take the Cowgirl out of the country, but you can’t take the country out of the Cowgirl 🤠 Working my way into 2023 with […]

NEW Baby Animals Series!

Posted on: January 30th, 2023 by Lorna McMahon

As I stated in my last post…. I am developing a pile of unquilted tops! Who can blame me! I just want to keep making all the things! Next month it will be six years since we left the farm and moved into town. You can take the girl out of the country…. But you […]

Farm Fun pattern release

Posted on: January 9th, 2023 by Lorna McMahon

Thank YOU for helping to celebrate the NEXT 10 years of Sew Fresh Quilts! MOOOOVE over 2022! Today, I would like to introduce to you, my first pattern release for 2023… Farm Fun! This 18 page pattern includes 3 Quilt Sizes and 3 Setting Options, as shown in these photos. Small 44” x 52” – […]


Posted on: September 14th, 2019 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to my PHAT FARM! Although this won’t be the last PHAT quilt you’ll be seeing…. Please say hello to the PHAT FARM ANIMALS!           I quilted using my usual method – walking foot wavy lines. This backing provides a wonderful contrast to the bright front of the quilt. And features […]