Tag: QATV Series 400 Previews

There is something for every art quilter and mixed-media artist, beginning through advanced levels. The Series 400 guest list includes: Frieda Anderson, Julie Fei-Fan Balzer, Andrea Bishop, Alisa Burke, Jeanne Cook-Delpit, Joyce Drexler, Malka Dubrawsky, Maria Elkins, Jamie Fingal, Loralie Harris, Carol Ingram, Sue Kelly, Lyric Kinard, Jay McCarroll, Catherine Nicholls, Kelli Perkins, Yvonne Porcella, Luana Rubin, Shelly Stokes, Jeanie Sumrall-Ajero, Melanie Testa, Laura Wasilowski, and Terry White.

Quilting Arts TV Episode 413

413 Catherine Nicholls is our first guest artist with a perfect free motion paper quilt collage inspired by photos she took of graffiti during some of her travels. Pokey shows how to make a colorful, whole cloth doggie jacket that will give the other dogs fashion envy. Last up, it’s our last project from Andrea…

Quilting Arts TV Episode 412

412 Today’s show is all about tips for great quilting.  Our artists have agreed to share a few of their favorite tricks with us. Our first guest is artist, Lyric Kinard.  Learn a few carving tips and tricks to create a stamp from an eraser and then try out an “instant gratification” technique for transferring…

Quilting Arts TV Episode 411

411 Today’s show focuses on perfecting your sewing skills. First up, Jeanne Delpit will demonstrate stitching techniques for mixed media quilting especially with metal.  We’ll discuss needle tension and thread strength. Then, meet designer Joyce Drexler. She has taken her designs and created machine embroidery patterns. Today they’re featured on fabric wrapped corded items for…

Quilting Arts TV Episode 410

410 Today’s show features apparel. You can apply your quilting skills to wearables with great results. It’s a beautiful way to show off your art. We begin with Artist Julie Fei-Fan Balzer. She is using her quilt scraps to create amazing scarves. Then, it’s a decorative apron with Jamie Fingal featuring zippers and trims. Last…

Quilting Arts TV Episode 409

409 Get ready to be inspired by innovative designers with the latest in contemporary quilting.  We begin our show today with designer Terry White. She’s going to demonstrate thread painting techniques with her stitch samplers. Next, it’s mixed media home decor.  Kelli Perkins creates pillows from fabric paper. Last, Pokey makes quick collaged backgrounds perfect…

Quilting Arts TV Episode 408

408 Today’s show focuses on real world solutions to quilting issues. The show opens with Jay McCarroll; he’s back to demonstrate fusing techniques. First, is a cute grommeted tote bag, then a revival of a knit shirt with fusing and last, fused samples he made for his debut fabric line. Next, Jeanne Delpit has new…

Quilting Arts TV Episode 407

407 Today’s guests share some of the new ways they’re interpreting traditional concepts into their quilt designs. Using basic quilting techniques, Frieda Anderson starts off with a new twist to free form quilting and framing your quilted pieces. Then, Luana Rubin is back with one of the key elements to design. She shares her expertise…

Quilting Arts TV Episode 406

406  Let your inner artist shine with Quilting Arts. Pokey starts at her sewing machine to give tips and trips for practicing free motion sketching. Then, meet artist Maria Elkins for an easy fabric portrait – you don’t even need to know how to draw – your computer does all of the work. And last…

Quilting Arts Episode 405

405 Fabric is our focus on today’s Quilting Arts. We have ideas on both creating and using fabric in a unique way.  Malka Dubrowsky is first with techniques for over dyeing commercial fabric. She also shares information on discharging. Then, meet artist and designer, Loralie Harris with a whimsical wall hanging utilizing a brand new…

Quilting Arts TV Episode 404

404 Quilting arts is all about trends. First up, is Melanie Testa. Her trend is artists’ trading cards and she uses them to demonstrate alternate finishing and binding techniques for quilts. Then, meet designer Sue Kelly with the latest in surface embellishment on your quilts using paint in crayon form. Last up, is Terry White…