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Creative Living

Website: http://www.kenw.org/programs/creative-living
Next Airing: Sun, Nov 29th, 2020 at 5:00 AM on UEN-TV

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On each of the 26 shows in this CREATIVE LIVING series, your viewers will learn something of interest to them. Topics range from the traditional areas of foods/nutrition, clothing and fashion, and home furnishings, to health and beauty, art, travel, computers and education- and much, much more. There's something for everyone. Since the show started in 1983, Creative Living with Sheryl Borden has attracted guests from all walks of life. Creative Living with Sheryl Borden will provide your viewers with something special on each show.

Episodes:

  • RW: Debbie Caffrey, Debbie's Creative Moments, will show how to fine tune your rotary cutting skills as she discusses safety and ergonomics of rotary cutting. Accuracy and efficiency are also rotary cutting basics. Nancy Nix-Rice is a wardrobe consultant and author, and she's going to explain how to create "semi-columns" with different colors or even with printed fabric or garments. Her book is titl4ed "Looking Good."

    Next Airing: Sun, Nov 29th, 2020 at 5:00 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 9/2/2020 to 2/24/2022
  • RW: Karla Stockli is the CEO for the California Fig Advisory Board and she will talk about fresh fruit and figs as a popular item for desserts, as well as share some of her favorite ways to incorporate figs into desserts. Kymberly Meade is the Marketing Coordinator with TexaSweet Citrus Marketing, Inc., and she will demonstrate how to entertain with grapefruit and oranges and show how to make an elegant centerpiece with these fruits. Other tips include the health benefits and proper selection of citrus fruits. Patty Dunn is a teacher, designer and owner of All Dunn Designs. She's going to demonstrate how to color lace using liquid paints. She'll show how to get a watercolor look or apply with shaving cream for an antique look. She has lots of samples and garments to show how coloring can be applied.

    Next Airing: Wed, Dec 2nd, 2020 at 5:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 9/2/2020 to 2/24/2022
  • Hilarie Dayton is a teacher and owner of Little Stitch Studio. She's going to talk about bag construction which will include flat pattern making with gussets. Besides showing the 3 different shapes of gussets, she'll show how to insert one and how it can influence the design and overall shape of the bag. Since so many people spend a great deal of time in front of a computer screen, this experience is now being called "computer vision syndrome." Dr. Edward Kondrot will talk about preventative measures that can be taken to help keep the problems to a minimum. He is with Healing the Eye & Wellness Center. RW: Barb Chauncey will tell about a website that's great for preparing digital scrapbook pages, and you only pay if you print. Her business is A Barb Chauncey Design.

    Next Airing: Wed, Dec 9th, 2020 at 5:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 9/2/2020 to 2/24/2022
  • RW: Author and registered dietitian, Carol Fenster will introduce a new cookbook she's written titled "Gluten-Free Cooking for Two." She'll tell why she wrote the book, show some new appliances and bakeware that are perfect for smaller servings and also demonstrate some delicious dessert recipes from her book. John Vollertsen is known as Chef Johnny Vee and he's going to talk about how to make perfect pasta. This is one of many classes he teaches at his cooking school and it's called Las Cosas Cooking School.

    Next Airing: Wed, Dec 16th, 2020 at 5:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 9/2/2020 to 2/24/2022
  • RW:  Margaret Peot is an author, artist and painter, and she is going to show how to make inkblot butterflies that can be mounted in a shadowbox or in a frame for display.   Ray Pawley is a retired zoologist and he says that if your orchids or other plants have a fly or small insect problem, you should think about getting a "flypaper" plant that can attract, capture and devour the small pests that land on their leaves.  He'll tell about something called a Sundew.

    Next Airing: Wed, Dec 23rd, 2020 at 5:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 9/2/2020 to 2/24/2022
  • RW: Chef John Csukor is a culinary consultant to the California Fig Advisory Board, and he's going to talk about and demonstrate how to prepare savory and flavorful California figs. He'll prepare simple and trendy Korean style barbeque full of bold flavors and use it over a variety of grilled proteins. Sarah Ryan is a registered dietitian nutritionist with DairyMAX, and she believes that when kids help in the kitchen, they are building lifelong skills. Also, when kids help out, they are more likely to eat healthy foods too! Cooking is an important skill to learn and build upon. What is a barn quilt? Shannon Wooton is with the New Mexico Cooperative Extension Service and she's going to explain how to prepare the wood for your barn quilt project. She'll also go over taping, painting and tell how to build your trail.

    Next Airing: Wed, Dec 30th, 2020 at 5:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 9/2/2020 to 2/24/2022
  • RW: Michelle Dudash is a registered dietitian and spokesperson for California Raisin Marketing Board and she's going to explain how to economize your kitchen by choosing foods that add flavor and nutrition without breaking the bank. Cindy Falk is with the Kansas Wheat Commission, and also serves as the Co-director for the National Festival of Breads. Cindy says that winter is a great time to turn on the oven, warm up the house and shape some festive holiday breads and rolls. It's also a great way to get more active.

    Next Airing: Wed, Jan 6th, 2021 at 5:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 9/2/2020 to 2/24/2022
  • RW: Kathryn Porter is a book author and has coined a phrase she calls Clutternomics -- or making the economy of clutter work for you. She'll explain how to de-clutter our homes and lives so we can have more room and more time for the things that are truly important to us. Owner and designer, Jen Fox will show how to reimagine tired or dated leather garments or old purses and turn them into lightweight leather jewelry. She does this with special paint pens. Her company is Jen Fox Studios. Kristine Widtfeldt is the CEO of Chalk Couture, and she's going to demonstrate how to apply removable, colorful Chalkology Paste onto different elements of a Chalk Transfer to create a custom chalkboard Pantry Sign.

    Next Airing: Wed, Jan 13th, 2021 at 5:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 9/2/2020 to 2/24/2022
  • RW: Susan Legits is an independent demonstrator for Stampin' Up! She's going to demonstrate making various containers, cards, gift card holders and party favors just by transforming patterned paper through folding. The best part is you don't even have to measure the paper to transform it into something useful. Stumpwork is embroidery that is raised off the surface of the fabric or even completely free standing from fabric. Kim Sanders is a teacher and designer for the Embroiderers' Guild of America. It is similar to collage since a variety of embroidery techniques may be used in any single embroidery.

    Next Airing: Wed, Jan 20th, 2021 at 5:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 9/2/2020 to 2/24/2022
  • Julia Usher is a pastry chef, author & food stylist, and she's going to demonstrate how to stencil on cookies, which is not a difficult technique. She says "If you can stencil paint on a wall, then you can stencil icing on a cookie." Her most recent book is Julia Usher's Ultimate Cookies. RW: Sandy McCauley will show a Klic-N-Cut, which is great if you are in to scrapbooking or card making, or really if you just enjoy doing crafts of any kind. Her company is Accugraphics Sales.

    Next Airing: Wed, Jan 27th, 2021 at 5:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 9/2/2020 to 2/24/2022
  • RW: Marisa Pawelko is a licensed designer for Sizzix, and she'll show how to create easy and fun custom cuff bracelets using the shape cutters from her collection. She'll also show a wide variety of materials including Rowlux and adhesive rhinestone sheets by The Buckle Boutique. Shannon Bielke is a crafter and designer, and she's going to show the beauty and versatility of clayboard, which can be used in many ways, from artwork, to jewelry, boxes and more. Her company is Sha & Co. Ray Pawley is going to show how to "spice up" our indoor garden and he does this by introducing a small species of lizard called an Anolis. The lizard requires very little attention, even less than a goldfish, and the entire family will enjoy watching the lizard's activities.

    Next Airing: Wed, Feb 3rd, 2021 at 5:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 9/2/2020 to 2/24/2022
  • RW: Eleisha Ensign, Executive Director of TexaSweet Citrus Marketing, Inc., will demonstrate making a light, healthy flavorful dish using unique ingredients, including Quinoa, an amino acid-rich protein seed. Curt Jaynes, owner of GardenSource Nursery, is going to explain why having houseplants is good for you and your health. He will show a variety of plants, talk about caring for them, and explain what health benefits they provide. Kari Child is the Creative Marketing Manager for Chalk Couture. She's going to demonstrate how to apply colorful Chalkology Paste to a Chalk Transfer to create a custom set of house cutouts for Do-It-Yourself home decor. These are especially fun to make around the holiday season.

    Next Airing: Wed, Feb 10th, 2021 at 5:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 9/2/2020 to 2/24/2022
  • RW: Bruce Johnson represents Minwax and will talk about getting and keeping your kitchen organized while bringing some charm, color and character into the room. He suggest using inexpensive unfinished boxes along with a variety of Minwax products. If you're like most of us, you probably have a surplus of photos and fabric fragments in boxes or drawers. Lesley Riley is an author and designer, and she's going to show how to make collages that are a quick and fun way to commemorate a special day, person, place or time, and most importantly use up old scraps or recycle old clothing, curtains or tablecloths. You can frame it and proudly hang your fragment Fabric collage on your w all.

    Next Airing: Wed, Feb 17th, 2021 at 5:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 9/2/2020 to 2/24/2022
  • RW: Theresa Cifali is a mixed media artist and owner of The Altered Canvas. She will show how to make dimensional canvases using a gel medium and heavy bodied acrylic paint. By adding a quote and/or a picture, it becomes a gorgeous piece of home decor. Did you know your wardrobe can help improve communication? Nancy Nix-Rice is a wardrobe consultant and author, and she says that our face is about 12 percent of our total body but provides over 80 percent of our visual communication. She will explain how we should make our face the focal point when people look at us and how this is so important in establishing relationships.

    Next Airing: Wed, Feb 24th, 2021 at 5:00 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 9/2/2020 to 2/24/2022
  • Writing coach and author, Annalisa Parent says that many creative types experience frustration when their creativity won't go in the direction they want it to. She'll talk about learning styles, working in a "writing gym" environment and give examples of how to make writing easier. Her company is Date with the Muse. Chef Rhonda Beyreis will talk about lactose intolerance and explain how it's affecting Americans today. She also states that some people can get addicted to cheese. She plans to demonstrate making raw cheddar cheese to use in lots of different favorite recipes. Her company is Tranot. Patty Waid, owner and operator of Waid & Associates, says creating beautiful centerpieces is like adding "jewelry" to your garment. She'll present a close look at the basic elements of design that help to set the foundation for building centerpieces with a "wow" factor.

    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 3/4/2020 to 8/26/2021
  • Budget counselor, coach and author, Judy Lawrence says that "modern overload" is making it difficult to manage spending. Pre-retirement is often a wake-up call for setting up a budget. Lawrence will explain her Budget Kit Workbook for the 21st century. Registered dietitian and nutritionist Sarah Ryan explains that the DASH diet incorporates 3 servings of dairy each day plus a balance of the other food groups. Simple swaps make the DASH diet easy to follow for breakfast, lunch and dinner. She represents DairyMAX. Designer and crafter, Shannon Bielke will show how to use regular dominoes and a few simple craft products and turn them into jewelry, books, ornaments and more. Bielke's company is Sha & Co.

    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 3/4/2020 to 8/26/2021
  • Pam Damour will show six of the over twenty finishing techniques she features in her newest book and they are all made on the serger, which makes sewing so much faster and more professional looking. Damour is owner of The Decorating Diva. Hilarie Dayton is the owner of Little Stitch Studio, and she's going to share some techniques for home sewers to be better prepared when making bags out of leather, faux leather and even Kraft-tex. She'll demonstrate which machine feet, needles, thread and other equipment is needed for sewing with leather. Lisa Rojas is a crafter and designer, and she's going to show how to make a beautiful crystal floral jewelry set using a crystal sheet from Connie Crystal. The jewelry has a diamond-like sparkle and 100% clarity. Her business is Stampin' Queen Creations and Bella Crafts on-line magazine.

    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 3/4/2020 to 8/26/2021
  • According to budget counselor, coach and author, Judy Lawrence, once people started tracking their spending, they often found they started spending less and saving more, all with no or very little impact on their overall lifestyle. Her business is MoneyTracker.com. John Vollertsen, also known as Chef Johnny Vee, is going to demonstrate how to prepare two fried chicken recipes unlike anything your mother ever made. Next time you're crazy for fried chicken, check out these two recipes.

    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 3/4/2020 to 8/26/2021
  • RW: Kate Chu represents pressed-flowers.com, and she's going to share some of the new and exciting things that are going on in the field of pressed flowers, including new presses on the market and how to use the microwave for pressing. Kari Child is with Chalk Couture, and she's going to demonstrate how to apply permanent and colorful Chalkology Ink to a Chalk Transfer on a fabric pennant banner. This will create a hanging sign with some darling accents.

    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 9/2/2020 to 2/24/2022
  • Tonja Waring is an author and manifesting coach. She's going to explain how to design your ideal business and how to develop your image and build your network. Her book is titled The Power of Manifesting." Casey Schwartz is a floral designer and co-owner of Flower Duet, and she's going to show some tricks of the trade with wiring flowers to make small pieces of art to wear on your lapel or wrist. This is how the pros make boutonnieres for weddings and promos. RW: Vivian Lavinskas will show how to use leftover cotton and cotton blend remnants to make a bread basket that is simple enough for even beginning seamstresses. It also makes a great hostess gift. She's with Singer Sewing Co.

    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 9/2/2020 to 2/24/2022
  • RW: Clare Rowley, President of Creative Feet LLC, will demonstrate how to embroider on stretchy fabrics using the Octi-Hoops along with Stick and Rinse stabilizer. Lesley Riley is a teacher, author, quilter and designer and she's going to show how to work with TAP or transfer artist paper that allows you to iron images onto virtually any surface, from wood to glass to fabric to metal. TAP is inkjet printer compatible, it's washable and crack-resistant on fabric.

    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 9/2/2020 to 2/24/2022
  • Judy Lawrence is a budget counselor/coach, author and founder of moneytracker.com. Judy is going to explain how to outline all yearly periodic expenses which many people overlook when they're setting a budget. This might include taxes, dues, trips, gifts and others. RW: Cookbook author and chef, John Vollertsen (more commonly known as Chef Johnny Vee) will demonstrate how to cook with inexpensive and versatile shrimp. He owns and operates Las Cosas Cooking School.

    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 9/2/2020 to 2/24/2022

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