Upcoming Broadcasts:

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 Plus: Thu, May 24, 2018 -- 4:30pm 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 9: Sun, May 27, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me

Asian Influences (#2111H) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG

Look to the Far East for inspiration. Fabric artist Cindy Lohbeck uses modern tools to dye fabrics in the Arashi style of shibori. Quilter Pepper Cory follows the concept of kintsugi as she up-cycles her work with respect and thoughtful use of time and resources.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, May 31, 2018 -- 4:30pm Remind me

Embellish with Stitch and Stuff (#2112H) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG

Add more layers to embellish art quilts. Fiber artist Joyce Becker uses organza, pastels and sparkling fibers to create new color values. Innovative quilter Libby Williamson combines soft fabric and hardware for special effects. Editor and quilter Vivika DeNegre stitches a zippered pouch with patches of beautiful Asian fabrics.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Jun 7, 2018 -- 4:30pm Remind me

Fabric to Dye For (#2113H) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG

Experiment with dyes using water in both solid and liquid states. Quilt artist and dye specialist Cindy Lohbeck uses ice and shibori techniques to dye fabrics with bold new patterns. Textile artist Maggie Vanderweit gathers organic materials and rusted metal to dye with natural pigments that yield fabulous results.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Jun 14, 2018 -- 4:30pm Remind me

Stitching, Two Ways (#1701H) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG

Stitches make the statement. Artist Lea McComas, uses stitches like paint to tell a compelling story. Art quilter Laura Wasilowski enhances quilts with free-stitched embroideries to create a narrative of her joyful life.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Jun 21, 2018 -- 4:30pm Remind me

Celebrating Sheers (#2003H) Duration: 28:01 STEREO TVG

Sheer fabrics open up new design opportunities. Textile artist Lisa Walton paints, cuts and folds sheer organza to make origami designs. Printmaker Martha Wolfe celebrates the time-honored Korean art of pojagi with printed and painted organza she sews with flat-felled seams.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Jun 24, 2018 -- 9:00am Remind me

Paint and Stitch (#1702H) Duration: 28:00 STEREO TVG

Set the tone by blending paint with stitches. Stories from long ago inspire artist Desiree Habicht to paint and quilt fabric to resemble vintage tiles. With a little thread play, contemporary artist Andrea Brokenshire adds realism to a lily on painted silk.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Jun 28, 2018 -- 4:30pm Remind me
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