Upcoming Broadcasts:

The Inside Scoop (#2213H) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG

Learn the inside scoop on all things quilting. Up first, Cindy Grisdela shares the secrets of the art show circuit and how to get your quilts noticed. Next, Maria Shell has insider tips for using a sewing machine, a girl's best friend. Be the best piecer and quilter you can by learning about common sewing machine features and how to use them. Finally, Susan Brubaker Knapp shares one of her favorite tips for improving your free-motion quilting; it all begins with preprinted panels!

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Dec 13, 2018 -- 4:30pm

Texture (#2108H) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG

Look beyond fabric to add depth and texture. Teacher and fiber artist Libby Williamson adds color and patterns to found papers and collages them onto canvas or vintage linens. Artist and quilter Laurie Russman takes quilts into the third dimension by adding surface elements and thread painting.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Dec 16, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me

Celebrate The Artist Within (#2001H) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG

Celebrate the 10th anniversary of Quilting Arts. Host Susan Brubaker Knapp presents a retrospective featuring the artists, past and present, who express and advance the quilting arts. Collage artist Leni Wiener creates quilted portraits with applique. Sarah Ann Smith and Susan Brubaker Knapp share their paths to becoming professional quilt artists.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Dec 20, 2018 -- 4:30pm Remind me

Paint (#2109H) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG

Express your inner artist with paint. Textile artist Maggie Vanderweit uses aerial views and natural textures as she paints and over paints fabrics. Fiber artisan Lisa Walton changes things up a bit as she quilts first, then paints, to create rich, opulent designs.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Dec 23, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me

Feline Fever (#2002H) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG

Find inspiration close to home in cat companions. Fiber artist Laurie Russman celebrates her furry friends through intricate pet portraits. Quilt designer Cathie Hoover uses double-reverse applique to create a small quilt inspired by an ancient cave drawing.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Dec 27, 2018 -- 4:30pm Remind me

Materials (#2110H) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG

Transform the everyday into something extraordinary. Mixed media artist Libby Williamson paints and stitches used tea bags to make artful books and banners. Artist and quilter Enid Gjelten Weichselbaum uses sheer fabrics to create colorful floral designs.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Dec 30, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me
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