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Posts Tagged ‘pattern’

Puffer Fish – in prints!

Posted on: April 26th, 2021 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the NEW Sew Fresh Quilts BLOG!!! Today I am sharing my Puffer Fish quilt finish, made using prints! The urge to use prints was incredibly strong… I quilted in my usual horizontal organic wavy lines from edge to edge using my walking foot. Using a blue variegated thread. I used another pond print, […]

Transport Trucks

Posted on: April 23rd, 2021 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the NEW Sew Fresh Quilts BLOG!!! Today I am sharing my Transport Truck finish!!! I quilted this one using plain white thread from edge to edge using my walking foot in wavy lines.   I had this rustic print in my stash for the backing…   It’s sweet but not too sweet…   […]

Cat Fish by the bridge

Posted on: April 18th, 2021 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the NEW Sew Fresh Quilts BLOG!!! Today I am sharing my OTHER Cat Fish quilt finish! Featuring goldfish in a bowl… And Black & White Cats…. I quilted in my usual horizontal organic wavy lines from edge to edge using my walking foot and variegated thread. I used the last of my goldfish […]

Cat Fish by the side porch

Posted on: April 12th, 2021 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the NEW Sew Fresh Quilts BLOG!!! Today I am sharing my Cat Fish quilt finish! Featuring goldfish in a bowl… And Black Cat silhouettes…. Half of the backing is this cute kitty print… The other side of the backing is this gradient of orange solids along with a little goldfish print… Quilted using […]

Let’s Bee Social #242

Posted on: September 19th, 2018 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the Let’s Bee Social! Now that my sewjo seems to have been fully recovered….. I’ve been inspired with so many new ideas I can’t get them written up fast enough! Rainbow Paintbrushes   The Rainbow Paintbrushes provides instructions for two sizes – 54″ wide x 56″ tall or the mini version which finishes at 31″ […]

MOD Bear Paw

Posted on: July 26th, 2016 by Lorna McMahon

Finally.  I am finally finished my MOD Bear Paw.  And have never been prouder of or more pleased to have a finish to share. Here you can see my quilt holders comparing how tall the corn is growing. Notice that my husband records the height of the corn to be about nose high. And my […]

Facing Your Fears and Finding Your Niche

Posted on: May 28th, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

What is a Niche?  And how do you find it? Researching online led me to this definition in the Urban Dictionary: 1. An activity that particularly suits somebody’s talents and personality. 2. An area of the market specializing in one type of product or service. Okay, so now we have a broad idea of what […]

Elephant Parade – Week 9 – Linky Party!

Posted on: March 29th, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to week 9 of the Elephant Parade!  I have been showing a block each week 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 the #elephantparadeQAL hashtag. […]

Elephant Parade – Week 8 – Quilting & Binding

Posted on: March 22nd, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to week 8 of the Elephant Parade!  I will be showing a block each week and would like to encourage you to quilt along.  You can try out as many or as few blocks as you like.  Make a quilt or make a mini.  Make a cushion.  Make whatever your imagination leads you to […]

Elephant Parade – Week 7 – Sashing, Borders & Backing

Posted on: March 15th, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to week 7 of the Elephant Parade!  I have been showing a block each week and would like to encourage you to quilt along.  You can try out as many or as few blocks as you like.  Make a quilt or make a mini.  Make a cushion.  Make whatever your imagination leads you to […]