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Eleanor Burns, the Queen of Quilting and 2011 TQS Legend, is celebrating her 40th anniversary. And she showed no signs of slowing down as she made her entrance along the red carpet! Join us as this teacher and entertainer shows you how to piece with precision, twirl your seams, and cut the fastest log cabin strips you’ve ever seen…all while making you laugh along the way.

Show 2309: Eleanor Burns - Celebrating 40 Years and Still Entertaining debuts Sunday, October 21, 2018.

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Susan Cleveland is in the house and that means precision, fabulous workmanship, and lots of laughs. Susan's Show 2308: It's Hip to be a Modern Dresden debuts this Sunday, October 7, 2018.

 

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Paula Doyle joined Alex and Ricky on the set to show them how easy it is to create beautiful and complex designs using one large scale print fabric. They didn't think it was possible until they saw what Paula could do. Then Lea McComas returned to unlock the secret to making fabric color choices which work well together. One amazing fabric, two amazing quilters. Join Us!

Star Members can watch Paula and Lea's Show 2307: Easy Stack Quilts & Solving Color, when it debuts on Sunday, September 23, 2018.

 

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Alex and Ricky welcome back Jamie Wallen who shares the touching story of how the quilting community came to his aid during the 2016 Houston Quilt Festival after the entire contents of his trailer were stolen the night before the show opening.

With eyes forward, Jamie is excited to share his method of sketching out ideas on paper to avoid problems later during the quilting phase. Along with tips for planning and building a border design, Jamie shares ways to make your machine stitches pop and removes the fear of creating a complex medallion by dividing it into manageable pieces.

Watch Jamie's Show 2306: The Building Blocks of Quilt Design when it debuts today.

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Alex and Ricky are joined on the set by fabric die cutting expert Ebony Love. Ebony believes that using a die cutting system is more efficient and time saving for quilters like herself. She shares clever ideas for prepping your die, tricks for reducing fabric waste, assembly line cutting, and dynamic variations that take one block from nice to wow! And find out just where that Twinkie comes in...
 

Then, quilt historian, curator, and quilt broker, Julie Silber, joins Alex and Ricky to teach the importance of signing a quilt for future generations. 

Star Members can watch Ebony and Julie in Show 2304: Fast, Efficient, Die Cutting & Antique Signed Quilts, when it debuts Sunday, July 12, 2018.

 

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Alex and Ricky are joined on the set by American-born fabric designer, author, and Australian quilt shop owner, Kathy Doughty. Kathy shares tips for showcasing large print fabrics. And, inspired by the nature of her Australian surroundings, Kathy has begun working in a more organic manner, which translates well to her appliqué.

Also in this show, Alex has help for those who fear finished appliqué with fast, easy, and very doable techniques. Her charming Holiday Stars Quilt is the perfect project to test your newfound skills.

Star Members can watch Kathy in Show 2303: Free-From Organic Appliqué & Twisting the Traditional Wedge, when it debuts Sunday, July 29, 2018.