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
Marking Your Quilt Top (Episode #2506)
KQED Life: Mon, Feb 27, 2017 -- 2:00 PM
Creating a quilt top is just the beginning. Guest Angela Huffman will show you how simple quilting designs can finish a quilt with style and ease.
Appliqued Mini Mats (Episode #2505)
KQED Life: Mon, Feb 20, 2017 -- 2:00 PM
Mary Fons and Patrick Lose will show you how to create beautiful applique designs. They will also teach a great economical way to create continuous bias binding so you can finish projects like a pro.
Stars and Nines (Episode #2504)
KQED Life: Mon, Feb 13, 2017 -- 2:00 PM
This unusual arrangement creates six point stars that leave the nine-patch blocks dancing in back and forth across the quilt.
Splendid Stars (Episode #2503)
KQED Life: Mon, Feb 6, 2017 -- 2:00 PM
Mary Fons and her guest Amy Ellis will present a great project that uses diamonds cut from this "new" fabric. They will teach you a simple y-seam technique that will assist you in making great star blocks for your next project.