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Fons & Porter's Love of Quilting

Embroidery Module Thread Applique (#205)

Guest educator Faith Reynolds walks Liz and Marianne through the steps involved to program their sewing machine's embroidery module to create lacy appliques from thread as well as how to add the appliques to a quilt. [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 and 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.

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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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