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Quilting Arts Previous Broadcasts

Applique (Episode #1705H)

KQED Plus: Thu, Jul 19, 2018 -- 4:30 PM

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.

Tech Tricks (Episode #2006H)

KQED 9: Sun, Jul 15, 2018 -- 9:00 AM

Combine traditional art forms, creative energy and today's technology for more creative opportunities. Art quilter Sherry Kleinman uses photos and apps on her electronic tablet to create new quilting fabric. Quilter Laurie Russman uses a variety of apps to transform her favorite photos into colorful fiber art with pens, ink and free-motion stitching.

Making Your Mark (Episode #1704H)

KQED Plus: Thu, Jul 12, 2018 -- 4:30 PM

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.

A Sense of Place (Episode #2005H)

KQED 9: Sun, Jul 8, 2018 -- 9:00 AM

Celebrate perspective and places. Art historian and quilter Timna Tarr takes a bird's eye view and uses today's technology to illustrate the world in quilts. Textile artist Ann Loveless celebrates the seashore by combining fabrics, fibers and free motion techniques into a small art quilt.

You Can't Resist This! (Episode #1703H)

KQED Plus: Thu, Jul 5, 2018 -- 4:30 PM

Have you reached a creative plateau? Try something new. Fiber artist Enid Weichselbaum designs colorful motifs using glue as a dye resist. Julie Booth paints with dishwashing liquid to create galaxies of colorful designs on a variety of fabrics.

Culture In Cloth (Episode #2004H)

KQED 9: Sun, Jul 1, 2018 -- 9:00 AM

Transferring art images from one medium to another expresses old cultures in new ways. Art quilter Enid Gjelten Weichselbaum translates ancient Norse sagas into story quilts. Quiltmaker Pepper Cory celebrates Far East culture with patchwork and sashiko to create wrapping cloths called furoshiki.

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