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
Three Tours (Episode #2101)
KQED Life: Mon, Jan 26, 2015 -- 2:00 PM
Marianne and Mary share how to make flying geese units to use in one of two star blocks in a beautiful quilt of Valor. They demonstrate how to construct both star blocks. They also share how to use your scraps from Three Tours to make a bonus quilt.
Puppy Pals (Episode #2013)
KQED Life: Mon, Jan 19, 2015 -- 2:00 PM
Marianne and Mary share how to draw design inspiration from a novelty fabric. They show how to tilt blocks for a whimsical look.
Tie The Knot (Episode #2012)
KQED Life: Mon, Jan 12, 2015 -- 2:00 PM
Marianne and Mary share how to utilize a collection of neckties in a quilt. They demonstrate how to stabilize silk and silk-like fabrics and also how to make a string block from ties.
Quilting Tips & Tricks (Episode #2011)
KQED Life: Mon, Jan 5, 2015 -- 2:00 PM
Quilter Heidi Kaisand shares with Marianne several tips & tricks for successful machine quilting.