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
Cutting Bee Quilts (Episode #1810)
KQED Life: Mon, Dec 31, 2012 -- 2:00 PM
Marianne and Mary show how to use 2" and 4" finished units to make several different blocks.
Batik Braid (Episode #1809)
KQED Life: Mon, Dec 24, 2012 -- 2:00 PM
Marianne and Mary demonstrate how to use a hexagon ruler to make a braid quilt and how to accurately cut sashing pieces for a strippy quilt.
Computerized Quilting (Episode #1808)
KQED Life: Mon, Dec 17, 2012 -- 2:00 PM
Longarm quilter JoAnn Hoffman shares with Marianne her technique for combining computerized quilting with freehand quilting.
Imperial Diamonds (Episode #1807)
KQED Life: Mon, Dec 10, 2012 -- 2:00 PM
Marianne and Mary share how to utilize pre-cut strips and squares to make a dynamic quilt.
Joseph's Pinwheel (Episode #1806)
KQED Life: Mon, Dec 3, 2012 -- 2:00 PM
Marianne and Mary demonstrate how to make an unusual patchwork unit without making a template.
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