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!
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Go on the set of this week's show as two great guests share their secrets with us. Up first, David Sirota stops by to teach us about Paper Piecing for the 21st Century. Then, TQS's very own Lilo Bowman is back to show you how to adapt your studio for change.
See what it's like on The Quilt Show set as Julia McLeod teaches Alex and Ricky how to tame and work with vintage neckties and silks, and so much more. Then, Youngmin Lee is back to demonstrate for Alex a Korean method of quilting using mulberry paper cording.
Go behind the scenes as Annie Smith demonstrates machine appliqué basics and how to do wearable appliqué with Alex and Ricky. Then, join Amy Barrett-Daffin as she shows you how to make a quick and easy iPad cover.
Join Alex and Ricky behind the scenes as they meet Sarah Bond and see her dynamic and colorful quilt designs that are influenced by the work of her female ancestors.
Come along with Becky Goldsmith as we take you behind the seams for the of the next all new episode of The Quilt Show.
Join Gale Carson, Alex, and Ricky on a trip behind the scenes for the next all new episode of The Quilt Show.
See what's coming up with Mel Beach on the next episode of The Quilt Show by taking a peek behind the scenes.
See behind the scenes as Korean textile artist Youngmin Lee joins Alex at our beautiful remote location in Livermore wine country.
See behind the scenes as Sandra Johnson joins Alex to show her how to deconstruct denim for use in both quilts and clothing.