8 July 2015

Let's Bee Social #80

Welcome to another Let's Bee Social link up! I have lots of news to share today.... And can't wait to see what's new with you, too.

A beautiful rainbow of fat quarters arrived and the ideas are percolating...
This bundle of Fusion Illusion from Blank Quilting is for my participation in the Jaftex Blog Hop, which will be in September. This quilt project is to celebrate 85 years that Jaftex Corporation has been in business. Jaftex is the parent company for Henry Glass Fabrics, Studioe Fabrics and Blank Quilting Corporation. Keep your eyes peeled for more news as this blog hop will be rife WITH GIVEAWAY PRIZES!

This week I am working on a project, sponsored by Northcott Fabrics, for the EQ7: Seasons Row-A-Long which starts September 1st. I will share more about this later, giving you the whole line up of participants in the schedule. Then you can follow along each day to see what everyone has created for their row and season. Instructions for their row will be shared. And, of course, there will be LOTS OF GIVEAWAY PRIZES!

I have no idea what October will bring.....

But in November I will be driving up to Kincardine, Ontario, Canada. On Tuesday, November 10th from 9:30 to 3:30, I will be teaching a Fox & Friends quilt class for the Kincardine Sunset Quilters' Guild.

If you are a member of a guild, perhaps you would be interested in having me come and do a workshop with your group. It sure would be a lot of fun! And a wonderful opportunity to meet you in person. Please check out my Events page under my banner for more information.

I am currently seeking out affiliates who are interested in advertising quilt patterns. Affiliates will be offered 10% of the sale and it is automatically handled by Payhip, which is the site I am using to sell patterns from. Here is my Payhip pattern shop where you can view the patterns.

Would you be interested in becoming an affiliate?
If so, please email me with the names of any patterns you are wanting to advertise.

Now it's time for the linky party!!!!! What's buzzing at your hive?

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  1. Whoa! That a whole line up of super cool thing Lorna! The Jaftex Blog Hop is "rife" with prizes... I love how you said that, hee hee. How fun that Seasons Row Along sounds! And Yippee on your teaching another class. They will love your Fox & Friends!
    I'll be emailing you too. :)

  2. Those fabrics are gorgeous. Whatever you make with them will be lovely. Good luck with the designing

  3. I can't wait to see what you do with that beautiful bundle of fabric. It sounds like you are going to be busy.

  4. I bet your brilliant mind has something wonderful in store for that bundle, can't wait!

  5. Love that bundle of fabric - fantastic

  6. That Fusion Illusion bundle is gorgeous, have fun playing with it!

  7. Those rainbow fat quarters...oooh... Sounds like you have an exciting fall. Can't wait to hear more about the blog hops.

  8. Oh my gosh, Lorna.
    You are amazing. I cannot wait to see what you are cooking up. Everything you think of, turns out so nice.
    Your patterns are always so beautiful, really lovely.
    Love you dear

    1. Oh, and sorry I have not been visiting much. Along with taking care of my 92 year old twins (parents lol) my oldest daughter just had a baby girl she is adorable, the baby and my daughter, lol
      So I am a gramma now. Oh wow

  9. Now that's a full schedule! That bundle of fabric is right up your alley and I know you will make some spectacular! Can't wait to see the EQ7 Seasons Row A Long...that will be so fun!

  10. It sounds like you are busy bee! Yay! I can't wait to see what you make for the anniversary blog hop - so exciting! :)

  11. I wish I had a pattern and could become an affiliate! I also wish I was in Canada and could come to your class! Maybe someday!

  12. How exciting! I received the same Jaftex bundle - cant wait to see what you create!

  13. Oh my gosh, I love that bundle! Where can I get one?

  14. Wow you are busy!! Love that pretty bundle of fabric, looking forward to seeing what you create!

  15. Sounds like you don't have a lack of things to do! Can't wait to see what you make :)

  16. I am so excited for you about your blog hops and teaching!!! Loving your direction and drive! XX!

  17. My goodness you've got a lot of things coming up in the next few months! I love that fox quilt!

    I've just discovered your link up... so thank you for hosting!

  18. you're so talented., And you know how to collect some great fabrics. Liking the little foxes. LeeAnna

  19. Your hive is like my hive... lots of buzzing going on with projects we can't share just yet. I too am working on my EQ7 Row Along this week... plus a whole host of other projects coming down the line. Love the FQ bundle! Lucky girl!


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