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Martha's Sewing Room Previous Broadcasts

Circular Embellishments (Episode #3407)

KQED Life: Fri, Dec 28, 2012 -- 2:30 PM

Circular embellishment on a linen Designer Suit; Sew Quick, Sew Easy embellished towels with ruffles; And Sew On segment on how to sassafras your skirts; Joan's Flower Hand Embroidery. Guests: June Mellinger, Kari Mecca, Gloria McKinnon.

Sassy Sashiko (Episode #3406)

KQED Life: Fri, Dec 21, 2012 -- 2:30 PM

Sashiko techniques and embroidered roses on a jacket; Sew Quick, Sew Easy flower making in the hoop; Heirloom Quilting segment on embellishing with bobbin play; Hand embroidered loop stitch. Guests: Evy Hawkins, Nina McVeigh, Gloria McKinnon.

Reverse Bobbinwork (Episode #3405)

KQED Life: Fri, Dec 14, 2012 -- 2:30 PM

Reverse bobbinwork and embellishments using machine attachments and sewing techniques; Sew Quick, Sew Easy embellished artwork; And Sew On segment on spaghetti edged appliques; Hand embroidered raised fishbone. Guests: Chris Tryon, Kari Mecca, Wendy Schoen.

Button Academy (Episode #3404)

KQED Life: Fri, Dec 7, 2012 -- 2:30 PM

Creating decorative buttons for garments and accessories; Sew Quick, Sew Easy button embellishment for tennis shoes and flip flops; Antique Technique on tucked sleeve bands; Designer Techniques for shaped yokes and bodices. Guests: Hope Yoder, Kathy Barnard.

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TV Technical Issues

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    • Wed 11/30: planned momentary outages of DT54 over the air signal

      (this is a continuation of the work originally announced for 11/28, which was not completed on Tuesday.) At some point during the morning of Wednesday Nov. 30th, the KQEH transmitter will switch from its main antenna to the auxillary one, to allow for the safety of workers doing maintenance for another TV station on the […]

    • Tues 11/29: DT54 Over the Air Signal restored

      Repairs have been completed on today’s transmitter issue, and the signals for DT54.1 through 54.5 have been restored.

    • Tues 11/29: DT54 Over the Air signal currently down

      (DT54.1 through 54.5) During the course of the work described below, which necessitated moving our outgoing signal from the main antenna to the auxillary antenna, the transmitter suddenly shut down. As of 3:30pm Tues, we do not have an estimated time for repair and return of the Over the Air signals for DT54.1 through 54.5

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

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