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America Sews with Sue Hausmann Previous Broadcasts

Embellishing Your Corded Bowls (Episode #2801)

KQED Life: Wed, Mar 28, 2012 -- 2:30 PM

Guests Joyce and Eric Drexler teach new tips and techniques for making bowls and baskets from fabric and cording and how to add 3-Dimensional embellishments. Quick Project: Thread and Yarn Couching with Susan Pfaff

Points of Interest for Quilting (Episode #2902)

KQED Life: Wed, Mar 21, 2012 -- 2:30 PM

See how to take favorite T-shirts and/or focal fabrics to create easy quilted wall hangings or a home dec Bed Scarf or Pillow. Guest Lisa Maki demonstrates the tools and tricks that make it easy and fun to make a T-shirt quilt. Quick Project: Perfect Piped Placemats with Chris Dolinar.

Decorative Fabric Weaving (Episode #2901)

KQED Life: Wed, Mar 14, 2012 -- 2:30 PM

Guest Joyce Drexler teaches how to "stitch and weave" beautiful embellishments for pillows. She then demonstrates how to add texture and the easy way to block and create your pillow tops. Quick Project: Serger T-shirts Fancy Band with Jody Hooker.

Personality Pillows (Episode #2813)

KQED Life: Wed, Mar 7, 2012 -- 2:30 PM

Texture is all the rage. Learn to stitch and embroider over ribbons, trims and fibers to add texture to your embellishments. Personalized lettering, borders and perfect mitered corners are shown. Quick Project: Serger Crochet with Susan Pfaff

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