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Upcoming Broadcasts:

Making Your Mark (#1704H) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG

When you find your style, make your mark. Artist Lynn Krawczyk goes beyond the quilt to create a high-impact graffiti floor mat. Cyndi Souder prints on fabric with hand-carved woodblocks. Susan Brubaker Knapp makes marks with stitches for endless creative options.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Mon, Aug 21, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me

Applique (#1705H) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG

Applique is a time-honored quilting tradition. With a contemporary twist, art quilter Susan Purney Mark uses a variety of media to add imagery and impact to fabric. Textile artist Nancy McNally uses strip sets and die-cut shapes to create innovative and colorful designs in applique.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Mon, Aug 28, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me

Curves and Cuts (#1706H) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG

Break away from straight lines and add curves. Quilting free-styler Frieda Anderson shows how to use freezer paper and glue to achieve perfectly curved leaves. To add a little whimsy, Lisa Chin creates custom-cut stencils using a computer and electronic cutter.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Mon, Sep 4, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me

Focus On Stitching (#1707H) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG

When a creative urge strikes, grab a needle and thread and go with it. Quilt story-teller Lorie Hancock McCown uses fabrics, lace and thread to stitch her stories. Fiber artist Lea McComas brings life to compelling images using stitched lines for maximum impact.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Mon, Sep 11, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me

Creative Collage (#1708H) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG

With collage, experiment with new colors, textures and mediums. Frieda Anderson and Laura Wasilowski join creative forces to make a stunning leaf collage. Kristen Rodriguez and Janelle Girod mix photo transfers with hand-quilting, embroidery and embellishment to create a treasured keepsake.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Mon, Sep 18, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me

Free-Motion Stitching (#1709H) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG

Free yourself from traditional stitching with free motion. Long-arm quilt artist Nancy McNally explores free-motion stitching on a long-arm machine. Cyndi Souder writes on her quilts to add depth and meaning. Susan Edmonson reaches below the surface to paint-dye batting for special effects.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Mon, Sep 25, 2017 -- 2:30pm Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • Scheduled Maintenance 8/21-8/25

      Next week, Sutro Tower will be switching most stations to their auxiliary antennas. KQED TV will be at half power on the lower auxiliary antenna, this will affect some of our Over The Air viewers. Maintenance is scheduled on August 21-25 from 9am through 4pm daily. Thank you for your patience!

    • 6/22-23 Ch9 & Ch54 Virtual ID issues

      (DT9-1 thru 9-3, and DT54-1 thru 54-5) KQED experienced a major technical issue with our Virtual ID info in our signals for DT9 and DT54, beginning apx 4pm Thursday 6/22, which was resolved apx 11am Friday 6/23. As background, almost every TV station in the Bay Area now transmits on a frequency which is different […]

    • 2/22/17: Fremont Peak tower transmissions, including KQET DT25

      (DT25.1 through 25.3) Recent storms have taken out dozens of trees on Fremont Peak, which in turn have taken down power lines leading to the transmission tower located on the peak. It has been running on generators for several days, and regular trips are scheduled to re-fuel those generators with gas. However, the truck has […]

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.