12 Days … Day 12

Mama and Baby BearsToday is the last day of 12 Days of Snow… it’s been a bit of adventure with my internet connection being the way it has been, but in all, I have enjoyed this event this year far more than I have in past years. I wish to thank all of you who have visited my blog over the last 19 days and throughout the year. The reason I do this event is that it gives me a way to thank you for visiting me all year long. I like to give back and while this year has had a lot of ups and downs with my health during the summer, the internet woes with this event, the events I hold on my blog are always a way for me to connect with all of you. I truly appreciate that you visit my blog, and get to know me, as I try to get to know all of you thru your comments and such. When you visit quietly it doesn’t give me a chance to get to know you, but your comments even when it’s a simple thank you allow me to know you just even by your name, and I am someone who recognizes names over and over again. Thank you all for your patience during this event. I know you visited to find the next days post and were disappointed when it wasn’t here, but I will always get them posted even if I am very very late.

When I started this event I told you there were three animals, today is the last animal. I toyed with this pattern because I had so many ideas for 12 Days of Snow and it was really hard to choose which patterns to feature for this event, in the end, I went with the one I liked the best and will release the others down the road. I hope you will like Mama and Baby Polar Bears.

For those of you who got here early yesterday, the link to the tutorial for Creating Snowflakes Out of Fabric was not working properly. I had left the post on private which I forgot about when trying to get yesterdays post out. I fixed it as soon as the comments started coming in that something was wrong. I had started writing that post in early December, so I marked it private so it wouldn’t show up in the feed until I featured the snowflakes pattern. If you didn’t get a chance to visit that post, the above link is correct.

Mama and Baby Bears

Click the image to download your pattern today.

This pattern is free in the 9-inch block size.

This pattern is also offered in a 12-inch block size on Payhip and Craftsy.

This pattern is inspired by the wonderful artwork of Vivistar Kids Designs.

This pattern download will expire Wednesday, December 19, 2018 at 9:15 PM MST.  — Free Download has expired… Pattern has been deleted.

 

Other Events Today

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My friend at Quiltshop Gal is doing a series of tutorials on other blogs that are featuring fun projects. While she’s already been doing this for the last six days, it’s easy and fun to look at the different blog posts and seeing what other bloggers are featuring on there blogs. I bet you will find some new bloggers you’ve never known were out there before also. Go have a look.. Click the image to visit Quiltshop Gal.

Marry Christmas From Seams To Be Sew

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55 Responses to 12 Days … Day 12

  1. AvatarJoan says:

    Thank you Marian for another year of wonderful gift to us! May you have a very blessed Christmas!

  2. AvatarRuthie Peterburg says:

    Thank you so much Marian. It is always fun. Wishing you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.
    Warm hugs, Ruthie

  3. AvatarSusan says:

    It’s a great way to finish the 12 days. Thank you so much for the pattern. It’s been wonderful to see what you would put together for this 12 Days of Christmas. A real winner!

  4. AvatarLynette Heinrich says:

    Love this event. Thanks for all your effort and generosity. Really love the bears. Blessing to you and your family this Christmas.

  5. AvatarCarol O says:

    Thank you for these cute Polar Bears. Hope you have a Wonderful Christmas and a Happy New Year!

  6. AvatarLori Smanski says:

    Awww so sweet. Thank you for the pattern. I have a small statue that is real similar to this one. Special. Thank you for these last few days. I always enjoy you december post. Hope you and yours have a super special Christmas with lots of love and laughter.

  7. AvatarPat Anderson says:

    I am usually a lurker so it’s about time I say thank you! I am in chronic pain (two car accidents–neither my fault) and two spinal surgeries. Too much time in bed reading quilting blogs! Before my first accident in November of 2008, I didn’t even know about quilt blogs! You have helped me through some rough days and I can’t thank you enough…you are a very talented lady and I hope your health issues have passed! Merry Christmas!

    • AvatarMarian says:

      Thank you, Pat, what a lovely thing to say.. I hope you will become pain-free, there is nothing worse than feeling like you’ll be better. Many Hugs!!

  8. AvatarPattiK says:

    Totally adorable!! Thanks for the pattern.

  9. AvatarCarol Brown says:

    Thank you for sharing these adorable patterns. Have a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.

  10. AvatarSherry in NC says:

    Thank you for all the Holiday patterns. My favorite is the Nativity. Have a very Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

  11. AvatarLinda says:

    please unsubscribe from your list

  12. AvatarWendy van Haastregt says:

    I appreciate your generosity. Thanks so much.

  13. AvatarBeth T. says:

    Ending on a very high note! Thanks for all you do.

  14. AvatarLinda B says:

    Thank you for 12 Days of Snow and for all you do for us! Wishing you a very merry Christmas and a wonderful New Year!

  15. AvatarBev Gunn says:

    Mama and baby polar bear are just too cute for words! Thank you sew much for all you do and have a Blessed Christmas Season!

  16. AvatarSharon Aurora says:

    Thank you! That is so sweet. You saved the best for last.

  17. Avatarlynn bourgeois says:

    Oh my gosh Marian, this is a sweet block. I hope we see pics of those your readers make.

  18. AvatarConnie Wolfe says:

    You may have saved the best for last! Thanks so much for all the hard work you put into this event. It seems that the internet world was against you but you were persistent and determined in your efforts to share your creativity. Happy Holidays,
    Connie

  19. AvatarDiane says:

    Thank you for the wonderful block and especially the polar bears. They will make a fun and wonderful quilt. I cant wait to get them all made up.

  20. AvatarSusan the Farm Quilter says:

    Thank you for another darling pattern!! I love polar bears and these are so cute!

  21. AvatarJanet T says:

    Saved the best for last! Thanks for all the patterns and your hard work to share them with us!

  22. AvatarBrenda says:

    This is my first 12 days with you, Marian, and I have really enjoyed it. Sorry you had internet troubles – that adds unnecessary stress! Thank you for all you’ve done and the awesome free patterns! Merry Christmas!

  23. AvatarShelley D Buttler says:

    Thank you so much! The polar bears are adorable!

  24. AvatarSusan says:

    Cute polar bears. Thank you and have a merry Christmas.

  25. AvatarMelany Newman says:

    Thank you for the adorable bear pattern.

  26. AvatarKarrin Hurd says:

    Thanks so much for all you do! I love reading your blog! Merry Christmas!

  27. AvatarJeannie says:

    thank you!!! Merry Christmas to you and your family

  28. AvatarMichele Nelson says:

    Thank you so much for the cute bears, I think this is my favorite pattern. Your generosity is much appreciated. Merry Christmas!

  29. AvatarNancy says:

    Thank you for this fun series of “snow”. Sadly we are expecting a brown Christmas this year. Hoping yours is a Festive one.

  30. AvatarElaine says:

    Thank you for all the free patterns. I just love all of them you are so talented. The bears are so cute.

  31. Avatarjolie says:

    Thanks for all you did and shared.
    Wish you a happy X mass and a good new year.

  32. AvatarSue Raymond says:

    Thank you so much for sharing with us! You do such fabulous work! Thank you again and have a Happy Christmas and a Merry New Year! 🙂

  33. Avatarmberndt says:

    Thank you for this adorable, creative design.

  34. Avatarandrea says:

    beautiful thank you from Wyoming

  35. AvatarPam says:

    This has been so much fun! Thank you for gifting us with your designs. The bears are wonderful. Next year will be better! Merry Christmas 🙂

  36. AvatarShelley says:

    These bears are as cute as can be. Thank you for your generosity in sharing these patterns, not only these “snow” themed ones but all through the year. Wishing you and your family all the best this holiday season.

  37. AvatarJackie says:

    Thank you for the pattern! And thank you for the “12 Days of Snow”. I hope that you and your family have a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

  38. AvatarJoyce Carter says:

    Marian, Thank you so much for the cute pattern. I have a “thing” for bears so I definitely love this one the most. I Appreciate all the patterns you have given to us. I know it took a lot of time and effort adding to that all the problems you have had with your internet service so it means a lot to have you do this for us.
    Wishing you and your family a very MERRY CHRISTMAS!

  39. AvatarJanet P. says:

    Merry Christmas! Thank you for the great bears and all the other days of pattern treats. This has been a lot of fun!

  40. AvatarMaryalis Bushee says:

    Thank you for doing this. It was very nice of you. I love your designs. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year.

  41. AvatarLoretta says:

    Thank you for the 12 Days of Snow. I’m having fun working on these blocks. As I work on them, I find myself smiling at how they look so joyful.

  42. AvatarEva says:

    Love, love the bears, thanks again for sharing your craft and ideas. Merry Christmas from our house to yours.

  43. AvatarConnie says:

    Love the mama and baby bear! Had to go quickly snap these up…thank you so much for all the generosity and creativity! Just fantastic inspiration here! You have a very very Merry Christmas and all the best for the New Year!!

  44. AvatarTerry says:

    Thank you for this very cute bear pattern and all the others and the effort you have put forth. Blessings to you this Christmas.

  45. AvatarFrances Campbell says:

    Love the bears. Thank you for sharing your creativity and inspiring us to try new designs. Merry Christmas

  46. AvatarWayne Miller says:

    loved all the patterns. Thanks for everything.

  47. AvatarChris P says:

    I love the polar bears, they are so cute. It doesn’t worry me when you haven’t posted as planned because I have been following you for a long time and I know that eventually when whatever the issue might be is fixed then you will let us know etc. Marian wishing you and your loved ones the best for Christmas

  48. AvatarRonelle says:

    Thank you very much for the awesome bears you shared with us, Marian. This was really a wonderful 12 Days of Christmas and I do appreciate all you share with us.

    Wishing you and your family a blessed Christmas.

  49. AvatarBryndis Elsa says:

    They are so cute. Thank you for all your work. Whising you happy holidays and good health and happiness in the future 🎄🇮🇸

  50. AvatarDoris Germany says:

    thanks for your ideas and comments. My first year and first bom with very nice motives. have nice christmas and a happy new year.

  51. AvatarCaroline says:

    The Polar Bears are beautiful, thank you for all these gorgeous patterns. Merry Christmas to you and yours

  52. AvatarStephanie says:

    Thank you for 12 days of holiday designs.

  53. Avatarsandra says:

    thank you love them

  54. AvatarNancy Paris says:

    Love the bears!. Wishing you a Very Merry Christmas!

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