Fons & Porter's Love of Quilting
Marianne Fons and her daughter, Mary Fons, showcase their passion for quilting through in-depth demonstrations on a variety of quilting topics. Beginner or expert, viewers with a love of quilting will be inspired by their tips, designs and techniques.
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.
- KQED Life: Mon, Dec 5, 2016 -- 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.
- KQED Life: Mon, Dec 12, 2016 -- 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.
- KQED Life: Mon, Dec 19, 2016 -- 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.
- KQED Life: Mon, Dec 26, 2016 -- 2:00pm Remind me