QATV Series 600

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Episode 613

  Pokey and guest Helen Gregory appear in the last installment of Save My UFO. Then, with special guest Sophie Rubin, Pokey explores quilting from the eyes of a 7-year-old girl. The show closes with a return visit from Julie Fei-Fan Balzer, who creates a mini mixed-media quilt that can double as a self-portrait. Stream…

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Episode 612

Paints, inks, and crayons—they’re an integral part of the art quilter’s studio. Episode 612 makes use of them all. The first segment features Pokey demonstrating gelatin monoprinting. Then, Julie Fei-Fan Balzer shows how to use creative masking and stenciling techniques with oil paint sticks to create a colorful journal cover. The last segment features Jeanie…

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Episode 611

The topic of episode 611 is the world around us. Liz Berg is the first guest. She shares techniques for making abstract quilts inspired by photographs. Then, Terry White demonstrates beautiful thread painting. Finally, Andrea Bishop shows how to make unique fabrics from your own images. Stream previous episodes of Quilting Arts TV at QNNtv.com or purchase…

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Episode 610

Episode 610 is all about details. Terry Grant opens the show with soft-sculpture fabric birds. Then, Jennifer O’Brien demonstrates fusing techniques for creating collages. Finally, Andrea Bishop, using the computer, plans a memory quilt in which all of the photos are different sizes. Stream previous episodes of Quilting Arts TV at QNNtv.com or purchase QATV on DVD.…

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Episode 609

Pokey and guest Helen Gregory open episode 609 with a lesson on creating easy fabric-collaged animal portraits. Carol Ingram appears next, demonstrating how to make a quick and versatile mini-satchel. Last, Terry Grant is back with nifty finishing techniques for small art quilts. Stream previous episodes of Quilting Arts TV at QNNtv.com or purchase QATV on DVD.…

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Episode 608

Pokey opens episode 608 with a segment on creating fabric designs with thickened dyes. Next, Jeanne Cook-Delpit shows how to create an organizer for quilt rulers. Then, it’s the second installment of Save My UFO, which stands for the UnFinished Objects that quilters have stashed away. Terry Grant helps Pokey resolve design issues for several…

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Episode 607

Fabric takes center stage on episode 607, challenging viewers to look at fabric a little differently. Opening the show is Diane Nunez, who creates 3-D floral appliqués that can be used as quilt embellishments or as brooches. Then, Mary Hettmansperger introduces ideas for designing with fabric. Appearing last is Andrea Bishop; she demonstrates how to…

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Episode 606

  In episode 606 Pokey introduces a new segment for the show: Save my UFO. UFO stands for UnFinished Objects—quilts that have never been finished and end up stashed in the back of a drawer. Pokey, with the aid of some guest artists, offers suggestions to help turn the unfinished projects into masterpieces. Appearing first…

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Episode 605

The first project in episode 605 combines drawing and stitching. Karen Fricke demonstrates thread sketching on stabilizer, starting with pen and ink and then moving to thread and fabric. Next, Sharon Morton—from one of the largest guilds in the country—discusses the purpose of guilds and guild activities. Finally, Linda McGehee layers and stitches fabrics, creating…

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Episode 604

In Episode 604 it’s time for a fashion update—to your stitching and your wardrobe. Liz Kettle appears first with a lesson on free-form machine embroidery. Then, Lindsay Mason demonstrates how to make the perfect year-round fashion accessory: quilted boots. Last, Andrea Bishop shows how to use software to create special effects on images before printing.…