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Fons & Porter's Love of Quilting

Website: http://www.fonsandporter.com/tv
Next Airing: Thu, Aug 24th, 2017 at 4:30 PM on UEN-TV

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Marianne Fons & daughter, Mary Fons, showcase their passion for quilting through in-depth demonstrations on a variety of quilting topics. Beginner or expert, viewers with a love of quilting will be inspired by their tips, designs and techniques.

Episodes:

  • Crazy-Quilted Laptop Sleeve

    Guest Mallory Donohue and host Sara Gallegos join forces to teach crazy quilting! This laptop sleeve is a fun place to try it out, and go wild with the embroidery options on your sewing machine.

    Next Airing: Thu, Aug 24th, 2017 at 4:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:27:46
    Usage rights: 6/26/2017 to 6/25/2020
  • Quilting for Drama, Direction, Diversion

    Guest Angela Huffman and host Sara Gallegos focus on the three D's for this longarming episode: Drama, Direction, Diversion. Put your quilting designs to work, and make your patchwork pop!

    Next Airing: Thu, Aug 31st, 2017 at 4:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:27:46
    Usage rights: 6/26/2017 to 6/25/2020
  • Parade Rest

    This series' featured Quilt of Valor is made by Marianne Fons. Marianne joins host Sara Gallegos in teaching this fabulous quilt designed to showcase a Pinwheel Star quilt block in patriotic colors.

    Next Airing: Thu, Sep 7th, 2017 at 4:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:27:46
    Usage rights: 6/26/2017 to 6/25/2020
  • Luminous

    An incredibly fun quilting technique, mirror-imaging helps isolate motifs within fabric to fussy-cut into spectacular, kaleidoscopic designs. Love of Quilting's sewing specialist Colleen Tauke and host Sara Gallegos use the diamond shapes of this wall quilt to test out this unique method.

    Next Airing: Thu, Sep 14th, 2017 at 4:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:27:46
    Usage rights: 6/26/2017 to 6/25/2020
  • Dublin Town

    The Double Irish Chain is a quintessential quilt pattern, and on this episode, we color it Irish! Debra Finan joins host Sara Gallegos to teach this classic pattern, and adds in a four-leaf clover quilt block for some extra patchwork luck.

    Next Airing: Thu, Sep 21st, 2017 at 4:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:27:46
    Usage rights: 6/26/2017 to 6/25/2020
  • American Pie

    A scrap quilt masterpiece inspired by an antique, Waste Not, Want Not is a strip-pieced design by guest Marianne Fons. The triangle units are placed to create a bull's-eye effect that will stop you in your tracks. Join Marianne and host Sara Gallegos to learn more about this quilt's history and techniques.

    Next Airing: Thu, Sep 28th, 2017 at 4:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:27:46
    Usage rights: 6/26/2017 to 6/25/2020
  • Brighten Up, Buttercup!

    Bright, fresh, floral fun! This quilt design combines two curving shapes in a lattice setting, with an applique embellishment to add a touch of sweetness. Love of Quilting's sewing specialist Colleen Tauke and host Sara Gallegos teach all the methods needed to make this quilt an easy project.

    Length: 00:27:46
    Usage rights: 6/26/2017 to 6/25/2020
  • Diagonally Set Log Cabin Quilts

    Alongside host Sara Gallegos, Marianne Fons shares two quilts, Town Square and Concentric Circles. Both feature a diagonally set log cabin design, but the difference between the two could not be more dramatic.

    Length: 00:27:46
    Usage rights: 6/26/2017 to 6/25/2020
  • Freeform Pillow

    Put your sewing machine through the paces! This silk dupioni pillow, designed by Mallory Donohue, showcases some quiltmaking techniques that you'll want to add to your repertoire. Mallory and host Sara Gallegos walk you through the techniques that result in a curving, freeform design.

    Length: 00:27:46
    Usage rights: 6/26/2017 to 6/25/2020
  • Glorified Nine Patch Quilt

    The Glorified Nine Patch design begins with a simple varied nine patch, but with the use of a wonderful template set we show you how to create curves without end. Patrick joined by Colleen Tauke will give you expert techniques and tips for piecing graceful curved seams.

    Length: 00:27:46
    Usage rights: 3/7/2016 to 3/7/2019
  • Orange You Sweet?

    Quilt designer Gina Gempesaw shares an entrancing original quilt block. Gina and host Sara Gallegos simplify the block using a series of techniques from the quilter's toolbox. They set the block in a lovely table runner, which is a wonderful way to test out and showcase new blocks.

    Length: 00:27:46
    Usage rights: 6/26/2017 to 6/25/2020
  • Parisian Posies

    Hexagons abound in Parisian Posies, a lovely, small quilt constructed with English paper piecing. Designer Felicia Brenoe created this quilt using voile rather than quilting cotton, giving it an unusual, luxurious feel. Felicia and host Sara Gallegos share tips for working with voile, as well as a few other lessons that help when constructing this style quilt.

    Length: 00:27:46
    Usage rights: 6/26/2017 to 6/25/2020
  • Patchy Stars

    Designer Christina McCourt's Patchy Stars is rich with unexpected techniques, including a strip-set corner that looks mitered, but isn't. Host Sara Gallegos and Christina break down the construction of this medallion-style quilt into simple lessons.

    Length: 00:27:46
    Usage rights: 6/26/2017 to 6/25/2020
  • Shooting Stars

    A traditional, 8-pointed star design by Debra Finan is the featured quilt on this episode. Its scrappy look is ideal for fat quarter or 2-1/2" strip collections. Debra and host Sara Gallegos even show you how to re-size the quilt block into larger and smaller versions.

    Length: 00:27:46
    Usage rights: 6/26/2017 to 6/25/2020

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