Fons & Porter's Love of Quilting Previous Broadcasts

Machine Quilting Basics (Episode #1905)

KQED Life: Mon, Aug 25, 2014 -- 2:00 PM

Longarm Quilter and Quilting Educator Dawn Cavanaugh shares with Marianne how to quilt with a sit down machine.

Feedsack Flowers (Episode #1904)

KQED Life: Mon, Aug 18, 2014 -- 2:00 PM

Mary and Sandy Gervais demonstrate how to cut hexagons using a special ruler. They will also demonstrate how to piece a hexagon block using the log cabin style.

Conquer Curved Seams with Your Serger (Episode #1903)

KQED Life: Mon, Aug 11, 2014 -- 2:00 PM

National Sewing Educator Pam Mahshie demonstrates to Mary how to make a wall hanging with curved seams using a serger.

Blue Bird of Happiness (Episode #1902)

KQED Life: Mon, Aug 4, 2014 -- 2:00 PM

Marianne and Mary show how to mark and cut out wool appliques for a wool table topper.

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