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Machine Quilting (#2406) Duration: 27:46 STEREO TVG

Mary's guest Angela Huffman will show you how a simple piece of plastic will take your quilts from plain to Blue ribbon ready. Demonstrations include straight line channel quilting, the selection and use of rulers and templates, and how to create spaces on your quilt top for fabulous motifs.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Mon, Jun 1, 2015 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Ralli Pop (#2407) Duration: 27:46 STEREO TVG

This quilt features small applique blocks and was inspired by a quilt created by women in Pakistan. Mary and Marianne will present techniques for needle-turn applique. They will also cover the steps of raw-edge machine applique.

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  • KQED Life: Mon, Jun 8, 2015 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Choosing Thread (#2408) Duration: 27:46 STEREO TVG

Deciding which thread is best for the job can be a bit daunting. Mary Fons and guest, Sara Gallegos, discuss the things to consider the next time you find yourself selecting just the right thread for your current project.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Mon, Jun 15, 2015 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Endless Chain (#2409) Duration: 27:46 STEREO TVG

Ideas for quilts come from many places and we can honor vintage quilters by creating contemporary versions of their design. Mary Fons and Jodi Davis will show you how a paper foundation pieced block is constructed, with great tips to create fabulous and precise angles.

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  • KQED Life: Mon, Jun 22, 2015 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Ohio Star (#2410) Duration: 27:46 STEREO TVG

This zigzag set quilt features Ohio Star blocks created as part of a block exchange. This is a great way to make a scrappy style quilt and have fun sharing your stash with quilt friends. Mary Fons and Liz Porter will show you how to over-size the hourglass unit in this block design to increase the accuracy of your piecing.

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  • KQED Life: Mon, Jun 29, 2015 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Zig A Zag Table Runner (#2411) Duration: 27:46 STEREO TVG

Mary Fons and guest, Eleanor Burns, zip together an artistic quilt using pre-cut 2 1/2" strips or cut your own 2 1/2" strips of fabric. With fast strip sewing, you can easily create this strong, geometric pattern that dances across your quilt.

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  • KQED Life: Mon, Jul 6, 2015 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Cubed (#2412) Duration: 27:46 STEREO TVG

Tackle cutting like a pro when you learn to cut 60-degree diamonds from simple strips. Learn tips for joining rows and adding borders with ease to create this stunning quilt.

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  • KQED Life: Mon, Jul 13, 2015 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Anchors Aweigh (#2413) Duration: 27:46 STEREO TVG

Vintage quilts can be a great source of inspiration for a quilter. Marianne took on the challenge to re-create a 1940s Victory Quilt design using more modern methods of cutting and piecing.

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  • KQED Life: Mon, Jul 20, 2015 -- 2:00pm Remind me

Libby's Log Cabin (#2501) Duration: 27:36 STEREO TVG

This quilt combines the eight-pointed star, the log cabin block and the Irish chain pattern, and is set in a lightning streak design.

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  • KQED Life: Mon, Jul 27, 2015 -- 2:00pm Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    TV Technical Issues
    • KQET planned overnight outage, early Friday 3/13

      (DT25-1 through 25-3) Another station on Fremont Tower needs to perform more maintenance work overnight, requiring other TV stations to shut down their signals for the safety of the workers. KQET’s signal will turn off late Thurs/early Friday between midnight and 12:30am, and should return by 6am Friday morning. Many receivers will be able to […]

    • KQET planned overnight outage, early Wed 3/11

      (DT25-1 through 25-3) Another station on Fremont Tower needs to perform maintenance work overnight, requiring that other TV stations shut down their signals for the safety of the workers. KQET’s signal will turn off late Tues/early Wednesday between midnight and 12:30am, and should return by 5am Wednesday morning. Many receivers will be able to recover […]

    • Thurs 3/05, DT54-1 thru DT54-5: 2 planned, extremely brief Over the Air outages

      (DT54.1 through DT54.5) Our Over the Air signals from our KQEH transmitter on Monument Peak (the DT54s) will need to be switched from our Main antenna to our Auxillary antenna while climbers inspect the tower for possible maintenance needs. Once the inspection is done, we will switch back. The two switches will account for two […]

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

KQED DTV Channels

KQED 9

KQED 9
Channels 9.1, 54.2 & 25.1 - Monterey (KQET)
XFINITY 9 and HD 709

All widescreen and HD programs

KQED Plus

KQED +
Channels 54, 54.1, 9.2 & 25.2 - Monterey
XFINITY 10 and HD 710

KQED Plus, formerly KTEH

KQED Life

KQED Life
Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189

Arts, food, how-to, gardening, travel

KQED World

KQED World
Channel 9.3
XFINITY 190

History, world events, news, science, nature

v-me

V-Me
Channel 54.5 & 25.3
XFINITY 191 & 621

24-hour national Spanish-language network

KQED Kids

KQED Kids
Channel 54.4
XFINITY 192

Quality children's programming parents love too