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
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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