In Series 3500, Episode 6, tackle a traditional Pickle Dish quilt—this one with sewn in delicious palette of solids—with the help of Sara Gallegos. Sara’s tips and techniques, from simplifying curved piecing to strategies for cutting, make Pickled Pink a snap to sew!
Fons & Porter’s “Love of Quilting” TV Show
Join host Sara Gallegos to explore our quilting traditions, old and new!
On Fons & Porters Love of Quilting TV show, host Sara Gallegos works with guests to explore quilting ideas, both old and new. Whether a beginner or an expert, quilters of all levels will learn something from the tips, techniques and designs featured on this show.
Fons & Porters Love of Quilting has been on the air since 2003 and was originally hosted by Marianne Fons and Liz Porter, with several series co-hosted by Marianne Fons daughter, Mary Fons. Though in retirement, Marianne Fons and Liz Porter occasionally join the show as guests to share their love of quilting. The show is filmed and produced in partnership with Iowa Public Television.
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Learn special techniques like mock yarn-tying and split Economy blocks, and discover fun and fascinating quilt designs, from Disappearing Hourglass blocks to commemorative T-shirt quilts. Whether new to the craft or an experienced quilter, you’ll discover a wealth of inspiration on the 3500 series of Love of Quilting!
Additional quilting ideas from Fons & Porter are available in the pages of Fons & Porter’s Love of Quilting magazine. A one-year subscription includes 6 issues delivered to your door! You can enjoy 10+ projects in every magazine as well as tips, techniques, and shortcuts.
Browse the episode guide below for information on each series of Love of Quilting including quilt patterns featured in each episode and project details.
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