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Quilting Arts TV Episode 213

213 Basics Whether you’re a beginner quilter or a seasoned pro; it’s always a good lesson to start with the basics.  First, we’re creating and organizing a recipe box to keep your favorite methods at hand, plus we’ll review the “Top Ten” notions, no quilter should be without.  Then its basics with Linda Kemshall.  She…

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Quilting Arts TV Episode 212

  212 KIS KIS has become one of those popular catch phrases – keep it simple!  There’s a time and place for intricate designs but it’s also important to keep it simple so that quilting will be something you can do every day.  With the number and variety of quilting techniques available today, its easy…

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Quilting Arts TV Episode 211

  211 Paints and dyes Perhaps one of the most exciting additions to the quilting market has been paints and dyes.  We’ve opened the door to dyeing our own fabrics; creating one of a kind hand painted looks and added a whole new dimension of surface embellishment. First, learn how to over-dye fabric to make…

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Quilting Arts TV Episode 210

  210 Graphic Elements Just about any design can be considered a graphic element.  In particular the collage trend has its roots in graphic design where words are used for both their meaning and their appearance.   First up, Laura and Linda Kemshall are back to describe how they work their creative ideas out in sketchbooks…

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Quilting Arts TV Episode 209

209 Photo Images On today’s show we’ve harnessed the energy of technology and applied it to our quilts. First we learn to take, alter and print one-of-a-kind images to create a fabric book.  Then special guest Wen Redmond shows how to use a printer and your imagination to create 3D holographic pictures in fabric.  To…

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Quilting Arts TV Episode 208

  208 Green Quilting’s origin, in the use of scraps from clothing is the “original” green concept. In quilting today, this trend also manifests itself in different ways from recycling, to green products like bamboo batting, and even quilts with a green message.  First is a delicious way to recycle by using the foil wrappers…

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Quilting Arts TV Episode 207

  207 Trends Learn what’s new in quilting on today’s show. First, learn how to combine needle felting with quilting for unique results.  Next Rayna Gillman shows us how to turn outdated, or “ugly” fabric into an original design by screen printing with masking tape resist.   Then Laura and Linda Kemshall return to explore how…

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Quilting Arts TV Episode 206

206 Fabric and Design The use of fabric and design is at the heart of your quilting projects. First, Claire Fenton uses images to create a unique background or as she says: “one mans rust is another’s dyeing material.”  Then Andrea Bishop gives us a lesson importing scanned fabrics.  Next Tina Givens demonstrates a formula…

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Quilting Arts TV Episode 205

205 Thread is the Focus The hallmark of contemporary quilting is the use of thread in a new way. Instead of being content to only use thread as a way to quilt pieces of fabric or stitch on an applique, today’s quilter uses thread as its own feature to the surface of their work. Heidi…

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Quilting Arts TV Episode 204

  204 Embellishment Contemporary quilts often include some form of surface embellishment such as charms or fiber, or maybe the addition of paint or another surface design. First is a lesson on using puff paints to create dimension on your quilts. Then Ruth Rae shows how to create fabric pillow charms that can be used…