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Posts Tagged ‘quilt along’

Elephant Parade – Week 3 – Frog

Posted on: February 15th, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to week 3 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 2 – Small Elephant

Posted on: February 8th, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to week 2 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 1 – Large Elephant

Posted on: February 1st, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

Welcome to the Elephant Parade!  Beginning today, 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 make! […]

Elephant Parade

Posted on: January 30th, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

From design concept to reality…. The making of the Elephant Parade quilt has been a joy filled journey. This project was generously sponsored by Northcott Fabrics.  All those adorable animals were made from Northcott’s ColorWorks Premium Cotton Solids.  Those rich and vibrant colours really pop against that snowy background.  I am so pleased with how […]

Let’s Bee Social #57

Posted on: January 28th, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

I want to take this opportunity to thank all of you for all you do.  For doing your part to make this link up so much fun.  For BEEing Social and reaching out to others.  Leaving friendly comments.  And for sharing about this linky party on your blogs. The word is getting around and last […]

Class Act & An Elephant Update

Posted on: January 23rd, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

It was -18 Celcius when I got into the car to head out to the class.  That’s -0.4 in Fahrenheit.  Let’s just say it was cold.  Really chilly.  Frosty.  But as I drove along, I warmed up.  Stopping in at the Tim Horton’s drive through on my way and picking up a toasted pretzel bagel […]

Let’s Bee Social #55

Posted on: January 14th, 2015 by Lorna McMahon

Midweek news.  Yesterday I posted this photo and shared about my source of inspiration for this baby quilt design.  I also wrote about the processes I followed to arrive at this point.  You can read that post here. Happily, Northcott Fabrics is as excited to see this come to life as I am, and will […]

Equilateral Triangle Quilt Along – Week #3

Posted on: April 4th, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

Don’t say I didn’t warn you!Equilateral Triangles are hard to resist. I have been enjoying working with these bright fun pieces to make this baby quilt. The longest winter ever is finally turning into spring.  Seen my first robin! This fun palette is helping me to shake free of hibernation. Not only has working with […]

Equilateral Triangle Quilt Along

Posted on: March 27th, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

Warning: Equilateral Triangle Quilts are cute and addictive. I completed my first Equilateral Triangle quilt on Valentines day – the Fox & Friends quilt. Fox & Friends by me! I wrote tutorials for cutting and piecing equilateral triangles.You can find the tutorial for cutting the triangles here.And the tutorial for piecing triangles here. Linda bought […]

Triangle Quilt Along – Week #1

Posted on: March 19th, 2014 by Lorna McMahon

Have you heard?  Triangles are trending!Not just in quilting, but all over the place.At least that’s what my friend Paula told me….  And I believe her. Paula is hosting the Triangle Quilt Along, which begins tomorrow, over at her blog, The Sassy Quilter. Thanks to my AccuQuilt Go! cutter, preparing my pieces for the triangle […]