Wednesday, 1 October 2014

Let's Bee Social #40

Spring and summer are long gone and fall is in full swing now.  Although the temperatures have been quite cool during the past few weeks... I am still hanging onto the memories of warm weather by stitching up some sweet watermelon.

Seems like I can't shake my fixation on the equilateral triangles.  I am doing a remake of the Sweet Watermelon table decor I made back in April for my guest post at Sew Can She.


Come November, I will be offering classes at my LQS {E&E's Cloth & Creations} in Newton, Ontario, just outside of Kitchener.  I am in the process of choosing three or four projects that have been popular items.  The Fox & Friends {redo} was also remade for this purpose.

My Sweet Watermelon - Table Decor - Set of Three pattern has been a good seller.  And each one of these quilted items were sold from my Etsy shop back in April.




This will be project #2 submitted for classes.  If you are in the Kitchener/Waterloo or surrounding area and would be interested in taking a quilting class with me, I would love to hear from you!

As a side note...  Today's post is my 301st post to be published!  Yippee!!!

NOW.... What's new with you?



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23 comments :

Shelley Folkerts said...

Congrats, Lorna on your 301st blog post. It is a great feat. Thanks so much for holding your weekly linky parties. They are great fun and have so much inspiration.

ipatchandquilt said...

Hip hip hooray on 301!
Congratulations on another lovely post!!!
Esther

Kaja said...

Sadly nowhere near you, but I think the projects you have chosen to teach look great. Congratulations also on 301st post - that's a lot of quilt talk!

margaret said...

301 no stopping you well done and pat on the back I have added a link!!

Deb @ Frugal Little Bungalow said...

Oh this is just adorable ! :)

Serena @ Sewgiving said...

Good to see that you'll be sharing your skills at your local :)

Karen - Quilts...etc. said...

what is new for me is I am back home after traveling for two months and looking forward to getting back into the sewing room

Pam Wilde said...

ahhhh the colors of summer, love them. Wish I lived closer- would love to attend one of your classes, congrats on breaking 300

Christine Feldstein said...

Hi Lorna, before reading your post, when I saw your blocks I thought immediateley of watermelon slices!
Very sweet!

Jayne said...

I'm with you! I can't let the summer warmth go either! Congrats on 300 posts! And teaching!

Mari said...

Congratulations on 300 posts! That's a milestone for sure. Sweet watermelon slice runner too. Gives us something to look forward to through the winter.

Andrea @ Mouse in My Pocket said...

I absolutely love your watermelon projects, even if it is starting to cool off. Good luck with your classes and congrats on 300+ posts!

Vera said...

You should have made it as pumpkins ;)

Glinda ♥ said...

Juicy watermelons - well they're making MY mouth water! Congrats on your 301st post - am not far behind you ... how time passes! Thanks for the link up - have been away so will pop by and see what everyone's been up to - need an injection of inspiration :)

DianeLoves2Quilt said...

The ants with the watermelon is just too cute!

Cynthia Landrie said...

I just love all of the projects you have made with just one shape! Great projects. Thanks so much for hosting the party! I am always inspired by what everyone shares!

A Quilter's Mission said...

It doesn't matter if the first or the 2nd time making these melon pieces...I LOVE them. Only wish that I could take your class.

Shelley @ Cora's Quilts said...

Oh - those watermelon slices are too cute! The white floral print is so pretty and adds such a pretty little bit of delicacy to such a fun block! Good luck with your classes!!

Lin's Quilts said...

Wow. 301! I'm so impressed.
The watermelon is just darling.

Needle and Foot said...

301 posts. That is quite the accomplishment. I really enjoy reading your posts Lorna! Congrats.

madfabriholic said...

Congrats on your 301st post!

Daryl @ Patchouli Moon Studio said...

Lorna your watermelon quilts are so yummy and adorable! Love the fabrics too.

Soma Acharya said...

The watermelon project are so cute, Lorna!! The fabrics are perfect too!

-Soma