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Fons & Porter's Love of Quilting Previous Broadcasts

Anna's Starflake (Episode #2804H)

KQED Plus: Mon, Oct 15, 2018 -- 4:30 PM

Striking designs are created through a variety of methods. In this episode Patrick and Nancy McNally will examine the fun of working with batiks, the steps taken in paper foundation piecing and the way to create a secondary design with sashing choices. Techniques and tips for quilters at all levels of experience.

Dressed-Up Patchwork: Piecing with Alternative Fabrics (Episode #2803H)

KQED Plus: Mon, Oct 8, 2018 -- 4:30 PM

Creating an original quilt, sometimes takes in a different direction. As quilters we work with cotton fabrics a majority of the time. Have you been curious about all the other fabrics available, denim, velvet, taffeta, and knits just to name a few. Can they be used in quilts? If so, what type of quilts and how do we approach them successfully. Patrick is joined by Jerry Granata an award winning quilter who teaches us the methods for working with alternative fabrics.

Kin Coterie (Episode #2802H)

KQED Plus: Mon, Oct 1, 2018 -- 4:30 PM

When you find a block pattern you love, does it also have a "sister" block? We will define the term and show you how to creatively design a quilt using that as your inspiration. Patrick and AnneMarie Chany discuss color choices, techniques and arrangement of patchwork-all decisions we address in this episode.

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