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Fons & Porter's Love of Quilting

Next Airing: Thu, May 28th, 2015 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.


  • Twisted Triangles

    In this show you will learn how to use a special triangle template to create hexagons with a little twist.

    Next Airing: Thu, May 28th, 2015 at 4:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:27:46
    Usage rights: 2/9/2015 to 2/8/2018
  • Terrific Table Topper

    Mary Fons and her guest Patrick Lose will step you through the basics of preparing fabrics for applique and how best to finish the outer edge.

    Next Airing: Thu, Jun 4th, 2015 at 4:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:27:35
    Usage rights: 2/16/2015 to 2/15/2018
  • Thread Embellished Coasters

    Unique gifts and one of-a-kind creations will inspire you to try your hand at thread embellishment.

    Next Airing: Thu, Jun 11th, 2015 at 4:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:27:40
    Usage rights: 2/23/2015 to 2/22/2018
  • Moonlight Bay

    This quilt features a two-block design that creates a rippling movement similar to the moonlight reflected on the surface of water.

    Next Airing: Thu, Jun 18th, 2015 at 4:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:27:46
    Usage rights: 3/2/2015 to 3/1/2018
  • Prairie Sunrise

    Mary and Marianne Fons will present the techniques and the Tri-Recs templates that were used to create this earthy inspired design in blues, greens, and creams.

    Next Airing: Thu, Jun 25th, 2015 at 4:30 PM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:27:46
    Usage rights: 3/9/2015 to 3/8/2018
  • Appliqued Mini Mats

    Mary Fons and Patrick Lose will show you how to create beautiful applique designs. They will also teach a great economical way to create continuous bias binding so you can finish projects like a pro.

    Length: 00:27:46
    Usage rights: 1/12/2015 to 1/11/2018
  • Cabins at the Lake

    The Cabins at the Lake quilt utilizes simple piecing techniques and an introduction to foundation paper piecing.

    Length: 00:27:38
    Usage rights: 1/26/2015 to 1/25/2018
  • Leather and Lavender Tote

    A great way to take your quilting with you is to create this fabulous tote that incorporates leather into the design.

    Length: 00:27:28
    Usage rights: 12/22/2014 to 12/21/2017
  • Libby's Log Cabin

    This quilt combines the eight-pointed star, the log cabin block and the Irish chain pattern, and is set in a lightning streak design.

    Length: 00:27:35
    Usage rights: 12/15/2014 to 12/14/2017
  • Marking Your Quilt Top

    Creating a quilt top is just the beginning. Guest Angela Huffman will show you how simple quilting designs can finish a quilt with style and ease.

    Length: 00:27:46
    Usage rights: 1/19/2015 to 1/18/2018
  • Splendid Stars

    Mary Fons and her guest Amy Ellis will present a great project that uses diamonds cut from this "new" fabric. They will teach you a simple y-seam technique that will assist you in making great star blocks for your next project.

    Length: 00:27:35
    Usage rights: 12/29/2014 to 12/28/2017
  • Stars and Nines

    This unusual arrangement creates six point stars that leave the nine-patch blocks dancing in back and forth across the quilt.

    Length: 00:27:35
    Usage rights: 1/5/2015 to 1/4/2018
  • Stippled Owl Pillow

    Mary Fons and Sara Gallegos show you the wonders of the technology that makes embroidery and stippling quick and easy.

    Length: 00:27:37
    Usage rights: 2/2/2015 to 2/1/2018