Fons & Porter's Love of Quilting
Marianne Fons and her daughter, Mary Fons, showcase their passion for quilting through in-depth demonstrations on a variety of quilting topics. Beginner or expert, viewers with a love of quilting will be inspired by their tips, designs and techniques.
Fons & Porter's Love of Quilting Previous Broadcasts
Quilted Scallop Pillow (Episode #2605)
KQED Life: Mon, Nov 23, 2015 -- 2:00 PM
That mini quilt with loads of charm can become a decorative pillow in a few quick steps. With a few unique touches and trim you can create a one of a kind home accent. Mary and her guest Lindsay Wilkes will present quick and easy ways to stitch and embellish a pillow project.
Liz's Lemoyne Star (Episode #2604)
KQED Life: Mon, Nov 16, 2015 -- 2:00 PM
A wonderful scrap quilt designed using block exchange LeMoyne stars. Mary and her guest Liz Porter will show you how to use the Rapid Fire LeMoyne Star tool to create accurate blocks for a great outcome. Liz also shares quilts created by friends with unique setting inspirations.
Pixie Wings (Episode #2603)
KQED Life: Mon, Nov 9, 2015 -- 2:00 PM
A quilt that dazzles the eye with curves that flow from block to block - Pixie Wings will be the next on your "I have to make it" list. Mary and her guest Amy Ellis present one our newest template sets that enables you to create wonderful curves with accuracy.
Country Fair (Episode #2602)
KQED Life: Mon, Nov 2, 2015 -- 2:00 PM
Classic patchwork patterns stand the test of time. Mary's guest is Deb Tucker for this episode and the Country Fair quilt is our focus. We present the tools and techniques you can use to make this classic with simplified construction. The Carpenter's Wheel block in a scrappy version will be your next favorite.