This video posts on August 25, 2019

Show 2505: Nina McVeigh / Mary Fons

Featuring: Nina McVeigh / Mary Fons

Posts On: August 25, 2019 (Coming Soon)

Nina McVeigh, the 2018 Educator of the Year for BERNINA, stops by The Quilt Show for the first time as a guest after having been featured in mini BERNINA teaching videos with TQS since 2007. During the show Nina shares tips and tricks for working with watercolor paper, leather, and even cork. Nina’s creative ideas will have you rethinking what your longarm can do. Then Nina shares a fun wool tote that features perfect machine quilted circles.

To close out the show, quilt historian, and current Editor of Quiltfolk Magazine, Mary Fons shares her family history with quilting, Fons & Porter, learning to quilt on camera, and how she came into quilting at the age of 29. She talks about the magazine, its coverage of quilters around the US, and quilting culture.

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Nina McVeigh

Mary Fons

From Chapter One:

Alex and Ricky view Nina McVeigh's quilts during Show N Tell.

From Chapter Two:

Nina shares tips and tricks for working with watercolor paper, leather, and even cork.

From Chapter Three:

Nina shares a fun wool tote that features perfect machine quilted circles.

From Chapter Four:

Quilt historian Mary Fons shares her family history with quilting, Fons & Porter, learning to quilt on camera, and how she came into quilting at the age of 29.

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