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Sew The Perfect T-Shirt, Part 2 (#2906H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Sew a classic tee dress with easy fitting, sewing, and designing techniques. Nancy and designer Pamela Leggett show how to apply sewing and fitting techniques from a T-shirt pattern to a wardrobe classic-a comfortable tee dress. Also learn tips for several neckline variations and hemming options ideal for dresses.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Mar 29, 2017 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Beginning Landscape Quilting, Part 1 (#2907H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Learn landscape quilting using this simplistic approach and easy techniques. Nancy and her quilting mentor Natalie Sewell streamline the landscape quilting process using a beginner's prospective. Learn to use inspirational photos, choose fabric, and master messy and fussy cutting techniques. Create trees easily with raw-edge applique techniques and give them dimension with fabric markers or oil pastels.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Mar 29, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me

Beginning Landscape Quilting, Part 2 (#2908H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Learn to create a garden scene in fabric with this easy landscape quilting process. Natalie Sewell, landscape quilt artist, and Nancy create beautiful foliage, groundcover, and floral accents in their landscape quilt designs-learn the easy process in this program. Nancy and Natalie guide you in choosing fabric, cutting, clustering, highlighting, and adding dimension for beautiful detail in your quilt garden.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Apr 5, 2017 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Beginning Landscape Quilting, Part 3 (#2909H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Spontaneous landscape quilting techniques are the secret to creating picturesque scenes. Nancy and her quilting buddy Natalie Sewell have fine-tuned the process of landscape quilting. You'll learn to cut blooms, accents, and mountains creatively and enhance them easily with fabric, paint, or markers. Then, give life to your designs as you stipple, following the movement of the fabric with easy tips from Natalie and Nancy.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Apr 5, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me

A Modern Quilting Bee (#2910H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Join Nancy at the Quilt Expo in Madison, WI, for a modern gathering of all things quilting The term "quilting bee" might bring to mind faded images of women gathered around a quilt stretched on a frame. Now, ponder the term "modern quilting bee," an image with thousands of quilt enthusiasts at a convention center.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Apr 12, 2017 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Tried and True Sewing & Quilting Tips, Part 1 (#2911H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Learn tried and true sewing and quilting tips from the experts. Quilting and sewing experts took time from teaching at Nancy's Notions annual Sewing Weekend event in Beaver Dam, WI, to share their favorite tried and true tips. Learn from Nancy's friends during this program recorded on location.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Apr 12, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me

Tried and True Sewing & Quilting Tips, Part 2 (#2912H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Enjoy tried and true tips from a variety of sewing and quilting personalities. Sewing and quilting specialists took time from their busy teaching schedule, at Nancy's Notions Sewing Weekend in Beaver Dam, WI, to record some of their favorite sewing and quilting techniques. You'll love the plethora of tips!

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Apr 19, 2017 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Sew Gifts - Make Memories, Part 1 (#2913H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Be inspired to create memorable gifts for many different occasions. Mary Mulari, Sewing With Nancy's most frequent guest, joins Nancy to teach you to sew creative gifts for everyone. Nancy and Mary inspire you to use repurposed meaningful fabric for your heartfelt creations.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Apr 19, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me

Sew Gifts - Make Memories, Part 2 (#2914H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Learn to stitch a welcomed gift with lots of memories attached. Nancy and her friend Mary Mulari share clever gift ideas made from vintage hankies and doilies, ties, towels, and laminated bags. Learn to make useful gifts that create memories and are attractive conversation pieces.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Apr 26, 2017 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Solving The Pattern Fitting Puzzle, Part 1 (#2915H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Nancy teaches pattern fitting using her time-tested pivot and slide techniques. Choose the right pattern size, and custom-fit patterns without cutting the original pattern pieces apart. Practice along using free mini-patterns that you can download online. This first episode centers on easily fitting tops, dresses, and skirts.

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  • KQED Life: Wed, Apr 26, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • KQED TV All Channels: Planned outage late Fri/early Sat 1/14 midnight-2am

      All KQED television channels will be off the air late Friday/early Saturday 1/14 beginning at midnight for approximately two hours to perform maintenance and upgrades to our electrical system. These improvements will help KQED maintain and continue our broadcast service to the community. We will return to our regularly scheduled programs as soon as work […]

    • Wed 12/28: KQET DT25 Over the Air signal restored

      UPDATE: signal was restored apx 6pm (DT25.1 through 25.3) We are aware that our transmitter servicing the Watsonville/Monterey/Salinas area, KQET, is off the air. Engineers are on their way from San Francisco to check it out. Estimated time for repairs not yet known.

    • Planned KQET (DT25) outage: early Sun 12/18 apx 1am

      (DT25.1 through 25.3) Due to maintenance and software update work being done by one of the paid signal providers, KQET-25 will need to go off the air for apx 15-30 minutes at apx 1am.

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

KQED DTV Channels

KQED 9, KQET

KQED 9 / KQET

Channels 9.1, 54.2, 25.1
XFINITY 9 and HD 709
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQED, or as KQET in the 831 area code.
Outstanding PBS programming, KQED original productions, and more.

All HD programs

KQED Plus, KQET

KQED Plus / KQEH

Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQEH
KQED Plus, formerly KTEH.
Unique programs including the best British dramas, mysteries, and comedies.

PBS Kids

PBS Kids

(starts Jan 16, 2017)
Channel
54.4, 25.3
XFINITY 192
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Quality children's programming. Live streaming 24/7 at pbskids.org.

KQED Life

KQED Life

Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Best of arts, food, gardening, how-to, and travel.

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3, 54.5
XFINITY 190
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Best of non-fiction programs including public affairs, local and world events, nature, history, and science.