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Fons & Porter's Love of Quilting Previous Broadcasts

Labeling Techniques (Episode #2009)

KQED Life: Mon, Sep 24, 2012 -- 2:00 PM

Sewing educator Linda Rainwater shares with Marianne a unique way to label a quilt and why it's So important to for a quilt to have a label.

Churn Dash (Episode #2008)

KQED Life: Mon, Sep 17, 2012 -- 2:00 PM

Mary and guest Liz Porter demonstrate how to make half-square triangle units with a special tool. They will also share how to achieve a personal, scrappy style in your quilts.

Spring Garden Delight (Episode #2007)

KQED Life: Mon, Sep 10, 2012 -- 2:00 PM

Marianne and Mary show how to use a placement guide to keep applique elements symmetrical. They also show how to make two hourglass blocks at a time.

Pinwheels Plus (Episode #2006)

KQED Life: Mon, Sep 3, 2012 -- 2:00 PM

Marianne and Mary demonstrate how to make two half-square triangle units at once using a special ruler. They will also demonstrate how to get secondary designs by rotating the blocks.

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    • Mon 11/03/14: Work on KQED Plus tower (DT54)

      Another station needs to do maintenance on its equipment on the tower on Monument Peak, requiring that we switch our DT54 Over the Air signal from the main antenna to the auxiliary when the work starts, then back to the main antenna at the conclusion. These switches should cause momentary outages only, and most receivers […]

    • Wed 10/15 morning: KQED Plus (KQEH) Over the Air signal down

      UPDATE: This problem has been resolved, and the OTA signal for the DT54 channels restored. (DT54.1 through 54.5) KQED Plus’ Over the Air transmission is currently off air via our KQEH transmitter on Monument Peak northeast of San Jose. Technicians are working on the problem. No current estimate regarding how long this will exist. We […]

    • KQET (DT25) Over the Air: Wed 8/27

      We are aware of the break-up issues for our DT25 Over the Air signal in the Monterey/Salinas area. This will also affect viewers of any cable or satellite signal provider using that transmitter as their source. Engineers are working on the problem.

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

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