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Posts Tagged ‘Forest Friends’

Let’s Bee Social #227

Posted on: May 16th, 2018 by Lorna McMahon

    Welcome to the Let’s Bee Social! This week Jennifer Allen contacted me via Facebook to send me these beautiful photos! And she wrote. “Hello Lorna! I have now completed two quilts using your adorable animal patterns! I would love to share the pictures with you! Thank you for your adorable and fun designs! […]

Let’s Bee Social #215

Posted on: February 7th, 2018 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the Let’s Bee Social! What have I been working on? I had a custom order for 5 Forest Friends blocks. Some are from the Forest Friends 1 pattern and some are from the Forest Friends 2 pattern. These all finish at 8″ square.            I don’t normally take on […]

Buffalo or Bison quilt block tutorial

Posted on: October 17th, 2017 by Lorna McMahon

Buffalo Bison quilt blocks finish at 8″ or 16″ square making a 17″ or 35″ square mini quilt Say hello to the buffalo! Or you can call him Mr. Bison if you prefer. This quilt block came about following a recent request by someone who had purchased the Forest Friends quilt pattern. They wanted to […]

Let’s Bee Social #172

Posted on: April 12th, 2017 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the Let’s Bee Social! So glad to have you join us for the Let’s Bee Social weekly linky party!   This week I am working on testing a new pattern. It’s the Forest Friends 2 design that I showed in a blog post quite a long time ago. But I had never gotten […]

mini mini Forest Friends

Posted on: June 10th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

The mini madness continues! Yes, I think I can safely admit to being addicted to making mini mini quilts. These five finishes make it official. You can see my prior mini mini finishes, the mini mini Raccoon and My Pet Hamster here and the mini mini Cougar here. Although I am certainly not as experienced as some […]

Let’s Bee Social #128

Posted on: June 8th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the Let’s Bee Social!I am so glad to see you here this week and hope you are ready to party!I have been working on a few more mini mini quilts. Again. In my mini mini madness, I decided to revisit some of the blocks from the Forest Friends pattern. After working on the […]

Let’s Bee Social #121

Posted on: April 20th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the Let’s Bee Social and thank you so much for making this party such a success! On Monday I provided a Trunk Show for the Etobicoke Quilters’ Guild (EQG) and was able to bring along some of my very first professionally printed patterns to sell. It has taken me forever to find the motivation […]

Best 5 of 2015 and Plans for 2016

Posted on: December 26th, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

2015 has come and gone. A year of finishes and a year of firsts. Looking back through my gallery of finishes for the year as I prepared this post, has also prompted me to reflect on all the changes that have been a part of things here at Sew Fresh Quilts during the last 12 […]

Love Birds Quilted Pillow Workshop

Posted on: December 21st, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

I’ve been talking an awful lot about “Santa’s Workshop” this month. Okay…. So I may have still been hanging around in my own little sewing room. But the quilted pillow I was making was not destined to be given as a Christmas gift this time. I recently received a phone call inquiring about whether I […]

Wee Fox Cushions

Posted on: December 14th, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

I am definitely having a wonderful time working in my little “Santa’s Workshop” this month. Okay…. So I am really still hanging around in my own little sewing room. But it sure is starting to feel like I’m at the North Pole! B-r-r-r! This set of quilted cushions was made to match the Forest Friends […]