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.
Shortcuts for Free-Motion Quilting Feathers (#2606) Duration: 27:47 STEREO TVG
Free-motion quilting feathers look at home on many different kinds of patchwork but learning how to stitch them can be challenging. Mary and her guest Angela Huffman will present the anatomy of a quilting feather and a shortcut method to quilting easy feathers.
- KQED Life: Mon, Nov 30, 2015 -- 2:00pm Remind me
Boughs & Berries (#2607) Duration: 27:46 STEREO TVG
A striking rendition of the classic spider web design, this red and green quilt is sure to be a family favorite. Mary and Marianne will discuss creating strip sets in conjunction with a special tool to create the unique pattern found in this quilt.
- KQED Life: Mon, Dec 7, 2015 -- 2:00pm Remind me
Quilting Traditions (#2608) Duration: 27:46 STEREO TVG
Art and quilting make great companions. Mary's guest is Jim Shore and they will address how the artist transfers their design concepts to create wonderful new fabrics. They will also discuss the history of Jim's inspiration, design and color palette.
- KQED Life: Mon, Dec 14, 2015 -- 2:00pm Remind me
Hero's Tribute (#2609) Duration: 27:46 STEREO TVG
In honor of those who serve and defend, a quilt is a great way to acknowledge how much we appreciate their sacrifice. Mary and her guest Liz Porter present the creative use of eight point stars that allows for a creative design within your quilt. The Quick-Pieced Flying Geese method makes your patchwork accurate and efficient.
- KQED Life: Mon, Dec 21, 2015 -- 2:00pm Remind me
Chilly Willy (#2610) Duration: 27:46 STEREO TVG
Snowmen are always a winner and Willy is sure to be your next holiday favorite. Mary's guest Patrick Lose presents this adorable banner project. Using fusible applique and quick piecing techniques you will create a banner to celebrate the season.
- KQED Life: Mon, Dec 28, 2015 -- 2:00pm Remind me