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Starry Surprise (#3209H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Come visit with Marianne and Mary Fons as they join us for a few episodes, this time with an update on a Liz Porter design. Mary says, "If it's scrappy, I'm happy," but even with scraps, deliberate placement affects the design. And in this case, the end result is an "I-Spy" quilt!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, Nov 18, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me

Berry Blue (#3210H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Marsha McCloskey's design combines two quilt blocks, the Ohio Star and the lesser known Ohio Circle. The quilt plays with patchwork in a way that works for traditional hues or fun prints or just about anything else! Join host Sara Gallegos and special guest Angela Huffman for a patchwork party!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, Nov 25, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me

Mademoiselle Jackie (#3211H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Sara Gallegos is joined by two guests, Sue Harvey and Sandy Boobar, to teach their darling throw quilt. The spectacular Bargello effect is achieved without the cumbersome techniques-and the design even incorporates large print fabrics!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, Dec 2, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me

Simple Crazy Piecing (#3212H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Crazy piecing is a fun, scrappy patchwork technique, and you can even create your own "fabric". Host Sara Gallegos is joined by special guest Angela Huffman to teach this technique that lets you play with color and shape in your blocks.

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  • KQED Plus: Mon, Dec 9, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me

Kiddos & Bobbins (#3213H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Quilts serve as mementos in many ways, from Album quilts to T-shirt quilts, but here's a technique that may be new to you! Sara Gallegos and special guest Angela Huffman show how you can use bobbin work to stitch children's drawings onto quilt blocks. The cleverly pieced hanging mantle scarf is a fabulous way to show them off!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, Dec 16, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me

Darling (#3301H) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVG

Marianne Fons plays with value in the Shoofly blocks, alternating her Triangle-Square placement to create dark-side-in or light-side-in quilt blocks. Marianne joins Sara Gallegos to teach you how to work with those Triangle-Squares, as well as how to easily create continuous bias binding for the sweet, three-sided, scalloped border.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, Dec 23, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me

A House and a Home (#3302H) Duration: 29:00 STEREO TVG

Celebrate everyone's different creative styles by building a patchwork neighborhood-row by row-with your quilting friends. Sara Gaellgos is joined by Angela Huffman to teach patchwork house blocks, both traditional and improvisational, as well as how to re-size blocks using a simple technique.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, Dec 30, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me
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