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Fons & Porter's Love of Quilting Previous Broadcasts

Ozark Star Table Topper (Episode #1801)

KQED Life: Mon, Oct 29, 2012 -- 2:00 PM

Marianne and Mary share how to make a table topper combing hexagon units, pyramid units, and diamond units.

Puppy Pals (Episode #2013)

KQED Life: Mon, Oct 22, 2012 -- 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, Oct 15, 2012 -- 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, Oct 8, 2012 -- 2:00 PM

Quilter Heidi Kaisand shares with Marianne several tips & tricks for successful machine quilting.

Perky Pinwheels (Episode #2010)

KQED Life: Mon, Oct 1, 2012 -- 2:00 PM

Marianne and Mary show how to make double prairie points and how to make three-dimensional pinwheels using the prairie points.

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