Alex and Ricky are joined on the set by Carol Ann Sinnreich, who shares her love of the West and talks about the extensive research she conducts prior to creating her quilts.
Episode 1612: Quilting the Wild West, debuts on Monday, June 8, 2015.
Karen Stone is on the set with Alex and Ricky where she demonstrates her latest technique for English Paper Piecing, which doesn't require hand piecing or curves. Her new method combines pinning, gluing and zigzag stitching. Suffice it to say, the studio audience was amazed, and you will be too!
Episode 1611 - New Methods & Old Ways debuts Monday, May 25, 2015.
Joanne Sharpe is on the set with Alex and Ricky where she demonstrates how to use your own hand-written word to make a simple small quilt. She also shows Ricky how to use Dye-Na-Flow dye to create a flower with just a few brush strokes. Off the set, TQS visits with Jennifer Murche, who creates incredible bowls with just fabric and thread.
Episode 1610: Words of Art debuts on Monday, May 11, 2015.
Alex and Ricky are joined by fiber artist, teacher and author, Lea McComas. She shows them how she transforms her love of travel, faces, and historical images into works of art. Lea changes plain fabrics into realistic and vivid images and shares her love of antique textiles that she has picked up in her travels.
Alex and Ricky were joined on the set by Sue Bleiweiss, former pastry chef and now wonky skyline collage quilter. Sue demonstrates how she creates her wonderful tone-on-tone fabrics. Along for the fun was Thomas Knauer, who presented a trunk show to illustrate how he infuses his quilts with meaing through stories and messages.
Star Members can watch Episode 1608: Creating Unique Collage Quilts & Quilts with Meaning when it debuts on April 13, 2015.