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
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.