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Color Your Quilt (#2310H) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG

Color was so important that it needed a second episode. Today's show is about coloring your quilt with your fabric selection. First, Jean Impey has a technique she calls Reckless Raw-edge Applique; creating collages with abandon! Then Tamara Leberer creates a silk fusion landscape. Its color galore in layers! We close the show with a third lesson on building your color confidence featuring Lea Mc Comas. Find your Balance: color luminosity. She introduces the Goethe Color Scale and discusses how numbers are assigned to colors to indicate their relative strength.

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  • KQED Plus: Thu, Nov 21, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me

Drawing (#2311H) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG

We first learn to draw with pencils and crayons, but there are so many other ways to achieve lines. Joe Cunningham opens with a lesson on drawing using bias tape! Then Enid Gjelten Weichselbaum uses thread for her architectural drawings. Finally Jean Impey shares a new technique for India ink pen drawings. It's time to draw!

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  • KQED Plus: Thu, Nov 28, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me

Yin and Yang (#2312H) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG

Quilting has many sides. Discover the yin and yang of techniques on today's show. There are so many different interpretations and styles. Today we have the yin and yang of design from improv to structure. First Maria Shell creates Improv Triangles-learn some easy tips for creating improvisation-ally cut and pieced flying geese units and ways to use them in your quilts. Then Suzan Engler has a lesson on editing images and digitally printing on fabric - it all starts with software.

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  • KQED Plus: Thu, Dec 5, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me

Bits and Pieces (#2313H) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG

Gather up your best recycling habits for today's show. Host Susan Brubaker Knapp opens the show with an introduction to raw edge applique using a photo as inspiration. Then meet Jane Haworth, for a tote bag created from dry goods packaging. You'll look at your food packages in a whole new way after today's show.

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  • KQED Plus: Thu, Dec 12, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me

Paint and Print (#2401H) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG

The show's first episode features painting and printing. Nanette Zeller experiments with painting cheese cloth and using it to add texture in a nature scape art quilt. Then, learn about silk screening with Patricia Kennedy-Zafred and how she features it in her work.

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  • KQED Plus: Thu, Dec 19, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me

Alternate Expressions (#2402H) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG

In this episode, three artists share ideas for alternate ways to express artistry. Cheryl Sleboda designs 3-D vessels using structured foam to create free-form bowls. Then meet Luana Rubin, who discusses new design influences she observed on a recent visit to Japan. Last is an exercise in abstraction experimentation with Lyric Montgomery Kinard.

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  • KQED Plus: Thu, Dec 26, 2019 -- 8:00am Remind me
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