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Fons & Porter's Love of Quilting

Blue Bird of Happiness (#1902)

Marianne and Mary show how to mark and cut out wool appliques for a wool table topper. [27 minutes] Closed Captioning

This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.

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Series Description: Marianne Fons & Liz Porter, the most popular quilters on public television, continue their quilting series full of fun, in-depth demonstrations on the art and craft of creating beautiful quilts. Beginner or expert, viewers with a passion for quilting will be inspired by Fons and Porter's tips, designs and techniques.

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  • Stars and Nines (#2504)

    This unusual arrangement creates six point stars that leave the nine-patch blocks dancing in back and forth across the quilt. [27 minutes] TV-G Closed Captioning

  • Appliqued Mini Mats (#2505)

    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. [27 minutes] TV-G Closed Captioning

  • Marking Your Quilt Top (#2506)

    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. [27 minutes] TV-G Closed Captioning

  • Cabins at the Lake (#2507)

    The Cabins at the Lake quilt utilizes simple piecing techniques and an introduction to foundation paper piecing. [27 minutes] TV-G Closed Captioning

  • Stippled Owl Pillow (#2508)

    The wonders of the technology that makes embroidery and stippling quick and easy are highlighted. [27 minutes] TV-G Closed Captioning

  • Twisted Triangles (#2509)

    Learn how to use a special triangle template to create hexagons with a little twist. [27 minutes] TV-G Closed Captioning

Past Episodes

These episodes of Fons & Porter's Love of Quilting aired in the last few months on Iowa Public Television.

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