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Fons & Porter's Love of Quilting

Latest Episodes

Guest Angela Huffman joins Sara Gallegos to show you an amazing way to practice your freemotion technique on a longarm-panels! You'll learn how Amish-style feathers are made, as well as how to stack curls for an easy, forgiving feather plume.

On this season's longarming episode, Angela Huffman coaches us through the oh-so-versatile scallop shape. The gentle curve produces many different designs, and is an excellent place to start exploring ruler work for beginning longarmers. From planning to positioning to stitching, this episode shows you how to get the most from any scallop longarm template.

Quilters love quilts inspired by the past. This quilt was inspired by an antique quilt. Mary Fons and Liz Porter demonstrate how to use a template set to create the 9-blade fan unit and present tips for piecing curves. They will also discuss making a border using your remaining fabrics to enhance your quilt top.

Mary Fons and guest, Eleanor Burns, zip together an artistic quilt using pre-cut 2 1/2" strips or cut your own 2 1/2" strips of fabric. With fast strip sewing, you can easily create this strong, geometric pattern that dances across your quilt.

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