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June 2016 Volume 6/2016 WUSF TV
Mon, Jun 13

8:00 AM Sewing with Nancy "Sew Grand Dresden Quilts" Expand the time-honored Dresden Plate quilt design to create grand quilts! Nancy demonstrates how to
make Dresden Plate quilt designs small, to a super-sized 40". Or, totally update the look of the
quilt by changing the design using Nancy's new "Twirling Parasols" techniques. You'll be delighted
with this fanciful quilting rendition.

8:30 AM It's Sew Easy "Designer Style"
Fashion designers have learned to experiment, modify and add an element of creativity to their looks.
What comes first the pattern or the fabric? Runway expert Christopher Straub has the answer and an
interview on his design process. Next, designer Gretchen Hirsch explores underlining; it's easy when
you learn why and when. Finally, Angela Wolf is back to work on her custom jacket. Today's feature is
the curved welt pocket; a figure flattering design element.

9:00 AM Beads, Baubles and Jewels "Enameling and Metal Stamping" Using bench jewelry techniques, Kieu Pham Gray demonstrates new ways to stamp, layer and enamel metal
components as she creates a small book with several pages. She shows how to torch fire enamel onto
copper stamping. Katie shares beaded wedding accessory ideas.

Tue, Jun 14

8:00 AM Sewing with Nancy "Sew Speedy Lone Star Quilts" It's about time...for a speedy version of the Lone Star quilt design. The Lone Star Quilt pattern is
noted for its beauty, striking design, and hmmm, difficulty to stitch. Nancy has totally redesigned
the cutting and piecing process of this traditional design and made it speedy to sew. Plus, you learn
creative design options.

8:30 AM Quilting Arts "Let's Just Improvise" Toss aside the rules and just let creativity lead you. Improvisational quilter Pat Pauly shares
techniques that allow fabric, color and design to guide the creative process. Hand-stitcher Lorie
Hancock McCown uses garment fabrics, trims and embellishments to tell a compelling quilt story
featuring dresses.

9:00 AM Fit 2 Stitch "Lcd Again, and Again" You can never learn too much about LCD - length, circumference and depth - it's time to dig deeper
into these concepts. Learn more about the importance of creating a muslin.

Wed, Jun 15

8:00 AM Sewing with Nancy "Sew Simple with Rectangles & Squares" Join host Nancy Zieman as she demonstrates making 12 time-saving gifts using easy rectangles and
squares for patterns. Learn to use specialty fabric and trim to create handy projects and great

Thu, Jun 16

8:00 AM Sewing with Nancy " Sewing Modkid Style, Part 1" Sew comfortable children's clothes that are fun for them to wear! Fabric designer Patty Young joins
Nancy to inspire you to sew for the favorite little girls in your life. Use knit fabrics along with
Patty's compelling designs, and learn to create fashions that allow children to run, stretch, and
play comfortably with flair and style.

8:30 AM Fons & Porter's Love of Quilting "Liz's Lemoyne Star" A wonderful scrap quilt designed using block exchange LeMoyne stars. Mary and her guest Liz Porter
will show you how to use the Rapid Fire LeMoyne Star tool to create accurate blocks for a great
outcome. Liz also shares quilts created by friends with unique setting inspirations.

9:00 AM Knit and Crochet Now! "Toasty Toes Skippers" Knit Chunky Cable Slippers with Kristen Nicholas. Crochet Boot Slippers with Ellen Gormley. Use
simple knitted cables to make the Chutes and Ladders scarf with Brett Bara.

Fri, Jun 17

8:00 AM Sewing with Nancy "Sewing Modkid Style, Part 2" Create colorful and wearable knits designed with a little fashionista in mind. Kids and knit fashions
fit together like hand and glove, so why not sew, serge, and create fashions for your favorite little
girls? You'll have fun; they'll reap the benefits! Guest Patty Young joins Nancy to continue the
series designed to make mom/grandma smile, and to make little girls twirl with delight!

8:30 AM Quilt In A Day "Tennessee Waltz, Part 1" Eleanor shows how to make the Triangle in a Square Patch.

9:00 AM Knitting Daily "Accessorize It!" Accessories create the look! Dorinda Balanecki incorporates beautiful crystal buttons for a touch of
glitz. Shelby Allaho shares her love of crocheted accessories, and editor Louisa Demmitt show how to
make warm, stylish mittens. Tanis Gray adds texture with the oyster stitch. Vickie Howell shares a
stranding technique to make a cozy cowl.


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