On The Set with Olesya Lebedenko

If you think being a quilter builds character, wait till you meet our next guest. Join us behind the scenes as Olesya Lebedenko has come to The Quilt Show all the way from Ukraine, by way of Canada, and watch as she builds her really sweet, happy little characters.
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Behind The Scenes of Handwork Masterclass Part 2 - All About Stitches from Basic to Fancy

Return to sets past of The Quilt Show with Alex and Ricky as they meet up with our next set of Handwork Masters from our second Handwork Masterclass, which is about all varieties of stitches, featuring Rosie de Leon McCradyAnna BatesSandra LeichnerAmy McClellan, and Meg Hawkey.

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Behind The Scenes of Handwork Masterclass Part 1 - From Piecing to Quilting

Go behind the scenes with Alex and Ricky as they join the Handwork Masters for our first Handwork Masterclass, covering Hand Piecing to Hand Quilting, featuring Jinny Beyer, Cheryl See, Sue Spargo, Brian Haggard, and Sarah Fielke.

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On The Set with Ellen Lindner

Experience behind the scenes of The Quilt Show with Ellen Lindner, the Adventure Quilter. Ellen enjoys guiding traditional quilters wanting to transition from tradition to art quilting. From photo inspiration to basic design principles, Ellen has broken each area into easy to understand concepts. And lastly, she shares an easy to do glued fabric collage composition using fabric scraps, a transfer design and electrical tape. This no sew, batting, binding or backing makes for a fun small project.
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On The Set with Tommy Romano and Visiting The Texas Quilt Museum

On The Quilt Show this week, go behind the scenes as Tommy Romano is back to share skill builder quilt basics, advice on working with pre-cut jelly rolls, and a Sudoku based quilt using 9-Patch blocks. Then it's time for a stop in LaGrange, TX for one of the country’s 10 best quilt museums, The Texas Quilt Museum. Founders Karey Bresenhan and Nancy O’Bryant Puentes restored a historic former furniture store into a fantastic exhibition space for rotating quilt exhibitions.
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On The Set with Riane Elise and Lilo Bowman

Go behind the scenes of our latest show as Riane Elise joins Alex and Ricky to teach the art of hand quilting with a modern twist. Learn about her quilting style and the interesting materials she uses to create her quilts, as well as a great tip for managing your skeins of thread. Then join Lilo Bowman as she show five steps to help you jump start your studio organizing.
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On The Set with Kerri Green and Lisa Erlandson

What's on deck this week for The Quilt ShowWell, Kerri Green shares tips for taking a design on paper from pattern to precision piecing. Taking the basic design and adding depth with transparency and the added punch of value changes are techniques she also shares with Alex and Ricky. Then Lisa Erlandson shows how scale changes in antique quilts can make for a big impact.
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On The Set with Alex Anderson and Ricky Tims

It's Alex vs Ricky in that time-honored showdown, hand quilting vs. machine quilting. They'll share tips, tricks and design ideas for both the hand quilting and machine quilting enthusiast alike. Starting with the tools, fabrics, threads, needles and batting choices to marking, basting and ending with a discussion on quilt density and no back-track feather designs, they cover it all.
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On The Set with Lisa Thorpe and Alex Anderson

Another Friday, another peek at how the magic of The Quilt Show is made as we go on the set with Lisa Thorpe for our latest show. Lisashows you how to build a framed bird box collage with simple machine stitches over layers of assorted fabrics, words on paper, ribbon and stamped images. Plus, Alex is eager to share what she learned from her Sue Spargo wool and embroidery class.
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On The Set with Barbara Black and The 2022 BOM

Tomorrow begins a new year, and a new season of The Quilt Show. And what does a new season of The Quilt Show mean? A brand new Block Of the Month! Join Alex, Ricky, and Barbara Black as the reveal the 2022 BOM, Garden Party Down Under, designed by Irene Blanck.
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On The Set with Susie Monday and Ricky Tims

Go behind the scenes of The Quilt Show as Susie Monday stops by to share the nine elements of the Sensory Alphabet we as humans use to perceive the world and demonstrates creative ways to use the iPad for designing fabric. Plus, Ricky shows off how to use a quick marking technique of designs built on a grid that he then stitches out on the longarm.
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On The Set with Kumiko Frydl and Alex Anderson

The Quilt Show is joined this week by Kumiko Frydl, miniature quilts expert. Go behind the scenes as she shares tips for creating shadow trapunto and micro stippling. Plus, Alex has her own segment this week all about expanding your quilt designs by using stencils as a starting point.
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On The Set with Linda Franz

Join us on the set of The Quilt Show and learn all about Inklingo from its creator, Linda Franz. Inspired by hand piecing, but used for machine piecing, appliqué, and more Linda created Inklingo to make quilting more accessible.
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On The Set with Lee Chappell Monroe

What did The Quilt Show crew get up to behind the scenes on the set of our latest show? Join our guest Lee Chappell Monroe, Alex, and Ricky and see what happened when they added a playful modern twist to some traditional blocks.
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On The Set with Cindy Grisdela

Time to take another look backstage and see what's going on in this week's upcoming show with Cindy Grisdela, who designs eye-catching contemporary Improv quilts with fabric the way a painter uses paint. Learn from Cindy as she shows how to piece strips and scraps into blocks that fit together like a puzzle, a technique for free-hand cutting curves without templates, how to create variations using insets, and much more!

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On The Set with Meri Henriques Vahl and Lisa Erlandson

Take a tour of the set as Meri Henriques Vahl joins Alex and Ricky for a fun-filled show all about creating people and places in art quilts. Meri will help enliven your quilts by showing you the tips and tricks she uses to bring her creations to life. Plus, quilt historian Lisa Erlandson stops by for a bedturning of some phenomenal antique quilts.

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On The Set with Lisa Ellis and Ricky Tims

What's on deck for this week's show? Go behind the scenes with Lisa Ellis and find out. As an engineer, Lisa designed a mock cathedral block that is a ‘quilt as you go’ machine-sewn method using charm squares that you'll want to check out, while also sharing tips for adding thread painted lettering to your quilt project. Plus, Ricky will also teach how to make a contemporary Chinese Coins quilt.

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On The Set with Natalya Khorover and Ricky Tims

It's Friday, so we're going behind the scenes with this week's guest, Natalya Khorover. Catch a glimpse of Natalya as she shows how to repurpose plastic usually gets tossed in the trash, along with some creative and out of the box ways to use those items for collage and art quilts. Plus, see Ricky make a rail fence quilt using upcycled jeans.

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On The Set with Kris Vierra

Take a trip to the set of The Quilt Show with our newest guest, Kris Vierra. Kris wants to take the fear out of quilting when it comes to free-motion quilting, quilted garments and finishing your quilts. After a show and tell of her quilts, she’s off and running to teach you simple tricks for trimming and squaring a quilt using tools from the hardware store.

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On The Set with Sue Benner

Go behind the scenes on an all new show featuring art quilter Sue Benner. Sue, who has a degree in molecular biology and a passion for art, creates pieces that often have themes of cellular structure. Watch as she demonstrates her technique for spontaneous design with found fabrics, how she creates small landscapes, and how she works with silky surfaces.

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