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Fons & Porter's Love of Quilting
Marianne Fons & daughter, Mary Fons, showcase their passion for quilting through in-depth demonstrations on a variety of quilting topics. Beginner or expert, viewers with a love of quilting will be inspired by their tips, designs and techniques.

Below is a list of broadcasts scheduled to air in the next 60 days on any of our three channels.

Episode #2106
Fabulous Free Motion
Sewing educator Eric Drexler shares with Mary the how to combine thread, needle, and machine settings for beautiful fabric embellishment. Eric will also demonstrate using color blending threads to enhance large scale prints. Eric will demonstrate how to micro-stipple with a home sewing machine.
27 minutes long
tpt Channel 2.1

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Tue Aug 4th @ 8:00 am

Episode #2107
Chasing Chevrons
Marianne and Mary show how to make a foundation pieced oblong hexagon block, how to join hexagon blocks with set-in seams, and they share how to create flannel patchwork successfully.
27 minutes long
tpt Channel 2.1

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Tue Aug 11th @ 8:00 am

Episode #2108
Flower Power
Sewing educator Judy Hansen shares with Marianne how to use fusible web successfully. Judy will also demonstrate how to make a paper pieced crazy block and how to join blocks in a diagonal set.
27 minutes long
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Tue Aug 18th @ 8:00 am

Episode #2109
Checkboxes
Marianne and Mary show how to make album cross blocks in two sizes. Marianne and Mary will demo using a special tool to trim block corners. They will also share how stepping out of your comfort zone when choosing fabrics can change the look of your quilt.
27 minutes long
tpt Channel 2.1

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Tue Aug 25th @ 8:00 am

Episode #2110
Machine Quilting Styles
Quilting Educator Dawn Cavanaugh shares with Marianne how to select thread and batting for a traditional, contemporary, or modern quilt. Dawn demonstrates how the style of quilting that you choose affects the overall look of your quilt. Dawn will also demonstrate how to use simple shapes to quilt your projects.
27 minutes long
tpt Channel 2.1

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Tue Sep 1st @ 8:00 am

Episode #2111
Fluttering By
Marianne and Mary show how to construct a memory star block and how to use diagonal seams to make flying gees units. They will also demonstrate how to make dinnerware to match a table runner.
27 minutes long
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Tue Sep 8th @ 8:00 am

Episode #2112
Calypso Tote
National Sewing Educator Pam Mahshie demonstrates to Mary how to stitch long accurate seams, with different techniques, how to add dimension to your project, and how to successfully stitch on heavy or uneven fabric surfaces.
27 minutes long
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Tue Sep 15th @ 8:00 am

Episode #2113
Emeralds
Marianne and Mary share how to make square in a square units that will be used to construct a rolling stone block. They will also show how to construct the rolling stone block. Marianne and Mary will demonstrate how to use a special ruler to cut setting pieces for a diagonal set.
27 minutes long
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Tue Sep 22nd @ 8:00 am

Episode #2601
Remembered Friends
As quilters, fabrics can trigger pleasant memories of times, places and friends. This quilt was constructed from a friends fabric stash. Mary and Marianne will present how to use tools to cut and piece with accuracy to create this beautiful tribute.
27 minutes long
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Tue Sep 29th @ 8:00 am


This list includes any broadcasts that aired in the past 2 months on any of our three channels.

Episode #2105
Links, PArt II
Marianne and Mary show how to use diagonal seams to make flying geese units, how to construct a unique corner unit for a block and had to add a square to the point of your setting block to add interest to the quilt.
27 minutes long
tpt Channel 2.1

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Tue Jul 28th @ 8:00 am

Episode #2104
Links, PArt I
Marianne and Mary share how to selectively build a sewing tool collection and how to store your tools for future use. Marianne and Mary will demonstrate how to use a special tool to make a Lemoyne Star Block.
27 minutes long
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Tue Jul 21st @ 8:00 am

Episode #2103
Periwinkles in Bloom
National Sewing Educator Pam Mahshie demonstrates to Marianne how to how to make heirloom pieces for a baby quilt using a serger. Pam shows Marianne how to construct giant fabric rick-rack with a special tool.
27 minutes long
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Tue Jul 14th @ 8:00 am

Episode #2102
Circles For Paige
Marianne and Mary share how to cut circles with various tools. They will demonstrate how to create perfect applique circles. They will share how to identify traditional, contemporary, and modern quilt styles.
27 minutes long
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Tue Jul 7th @ 8:00 am

Episode #2101
Three Tours
Marianne and Mary share how to make flying geese units to use in one of two star blocks in a beautiful quilt of Valor. They demonstrate how to construct both star blocks. They also share how to use your scraps from Three Tours to make a bonus quilt.
27 minutes long
tpt Channel 2.1

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Tue Jun 30th @ 8:00 am

Episode #2513
Prairie Sunrise
Mary and Marianne Fons will present the techniques and the Tri-Recs templates that were used to create this earthy inspired design in blues, greens, and creams.
27 minutes long
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Tue Jun 23rd @ 8:00 am

Episode #2512
Moonlight Bay
This quilt features a two-block design that creates a rippling movement similar to the moonlight reflected on the surface of water.
27 minutes long
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Tue Jun 16th @ 8:00 am

Episode #2511
Thread Embellished Coasters
Unique gifts and one of-a-kind creations will inspire you to try your hand at thread embellishment.
27 minutes long
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Tue Jun 9th @ 8:00 am


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