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Fons & Porter's Love of Quilting Previous Broadcasts

Three Tours (Episode #2101)

KQED Life: Mon, Jan 28, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

Marianne and Mary share how to make flying geese units to use in one of two star blocks in a beautiful quilt of Valor. They demonstrate how to construct both star blocks. They also share how to use your scraps from Three Tours to make a bonus quilt.

Cathedral Window Table Topper (Episode #1813)

KQED Life: Mon, Jan 21, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

Marianne and Mary demonstrate how to form and join cathedral window units.

Tri-Fold Quilting Wallet (Episode #1812)

KQED Life: Mon, Jan 14, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

Sewing educator Diane Aholt shows Marianne how to texturize fabric with a special product.

Crossed Kayaks (Episode #1811)

KQED Life: Mon, Jan 7, 2013 -- 2:00 PM

Marianne and Mary demonstrate how to use a template set to cut odd- shaped pieces for a Crossed Canoes block. They will also demonstrate making a unique border using a template.

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