Fons & Porter's Love of Quilting

Fons & Porter's Love of Quilting

Hosts Sara Gallegos and Angela Huffman work with guests to explore quilting ideas, both old and new, in this series from Iowa Public Television. Whether a beginner or an expert, quilters of all levels will learn something from the tips, techniques and designs featured on this show. Segments from the series include two quilts that feature a diagonally set log cabin design, a small quilt constructed with English paper piecing, a breakdown of a medallion-style quilt into simple lessons, and how to resize a quilt block into larger and smaller versions.

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UPCOMING EPISODES

Fri, 8/23 at 11:00 am America/Chicago on KLRU Create

Using Panels for Practice

Practicing the free motion technique by making panels; Amish-style feathers; stacking curls for an easy feather plume.

Sat, 8/24 at 9:00 am America/Chicago on KLRU Create

Cottage Teatime

Crafting a table runner using 10-inch pre-cut squares.

Tue, 8/27 at 9:00 am America/Chicago on KLRU Create

Cottage Teatime

Crafting a table runner using 10-inch pre-cut squares.

Fri, 8/30 at 5:00 am America/Chicago on KLRU Create

From My Window

Using the sewing machine to make the cathedral windows design into a quick and easy table runner.

Fri, 8/30 at 11:00 am America/Chicago on KLRU Create

From My Window

Using the sewing machine to make the cathedral windows design into a quick and easy table runner.

Sat, 8/31 at 9:00 am America/Chicago on KLRU Create

Bliss and Blossoms

The bliss and blossoms quilt features a design made from simple patchwork; how sashing can create floating stars; a dramatic quilt featuring shadowed diamond rectangles and non-mirrored half-rectangle units.

Tue, 9/3 at 9:00 am America/Chicago on KLRU Create

Bliss and Blossoms

The bliss and blossoms quilt features a design made from simple patchwork; how sashing can create floating stars; a dramatic quilt featuring shadowed diamond rectangles and non-mirrored half-rectangle units.

Fri, 9/6 at 5:00 am America/Chicago on KLRU Create

Magic and Illusion

Using mirrored quilt blocks to construct the border for a magic and illusion quilt; nested square unit technique.

Fri, 9/6 at 11:00 am America/Chicago on KLRU Create

Magic and Illusion

Using mirrored quilt blocks to construct the border for a magic and illusion quilt; nested square unit technique.

Sat, 9/7 at 9:00 am America/Chicago on KLRU Create

Creating Memories

A quilt project incorporates a fabric that can be custom-colored; photo transfer fabric.