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Quilting Arts Previous Broadcasts

Color and Value (Episode #2010H)

KQED Plus: Thu, Feb 22, 2018 -- 4:30 PM

Good design starts with simple concepts. Quiltmaker Timna Tarr uses the fundamental concepts of color and value with reverse applique to turn everyday things, like eggs, into art. Malka Dubrawsky uses solid fabrics and thoughtful design to create ombre effects on a quilt.

Print It! (Episode #2009H)

KQED Plus: Thu, Feb 15, 2018 -- 4:30 PM

Celebrate your creativity by printing your own fabric. Printmaker Martha Wolfe paints and prints on silk with or without the power of the sun. Textile artist Lisa Walton designs her own stamps. After stamping onto fabric, she paints and quilts a wall hanging.

Every Picture Tells A Story (Episode #1807H)

KQED 9: Sun, Feb 11, 2018 -- 9:00 AM

Every picture tells a story. Quilt artist Wendy Butler Berns captures the world in photographs and transforms them into brilliant quilts. Using a simple spiral shape, collage artist Susan Carlson combines solids, sheers and sparkles to create a bright, dynamic design.

Handmade Gifts (Episode #2008H)

KQED Plus: Thu, Feb 8, 2018 -- 4:30 PM

Gifts made by hand celebrate love and friendship. Teacher and author Pepper Cory creates useful gifts in the Japanese tradition of zakka. Mixed media artist Teresa Shippy embellishes and sews a colorful journal cover for a favorite writer or artist. Textile artist Cathie Hoover creates a needle cushion any quilter will use and treasure.

Scraps (Episode #1806H)

KQED 9: Sun, Feb 4, 2018 -- 9:00 AM

Inspiration often leaps out of the scrap pile and leads to beautiful designs. Improv quilt artist Victoria Findlay Wolfe creates with die cut shapes using her ample fabric collection. Leather quilt designer Cathy Wiggins uses scraps of leather to make amazing wall art. Esterita Austin creates colorful still-life designs with sheer fabrics.

Pieces and Parts (Episode #2007H)

KQED Plus: Thu, Feb 1, 2018 -- 4:30 PM

Deconstruct the image, then reconstruct it into new art. Textile artist Malka Dubrawsky combines scraps in a new way as she considers shapes and colors in her quilts. Art quilter Sarah Ann Smith shares her techniques for achieving crisp corners, hanging sleeves and a professional finish for her art.

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