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September 2015 Volume 9/2015 WUSF TV
Mon, Sep 28

8:00 AM Sewing with Nancy "Fabric Flowers, Part 2" Be inspired to make small floral accessories and accents that have a big visual impact.
Author/designer Amy Barickman teams up with Nancy to reveal the secrets for making lovely flowers
with beautiful fabrics and items rescued from your closet. Make Coil Blossoms with bias strips and
cording, denim Ragged-edge Roses, Tailored Tie Flowers, wool felt Lily Blooms, and Frilly Flowers
from retired tees.

8:30 AM It's Sew Easy "Fashion Free-For-All - The 1970s"
Fashion rules went out the window in the 1970s. The t-shirt made the statement for day wear. Joanne
Banko creates a custom embroidered t-shirt for a special cause. Jumpsuits were all the rage and are
in again. Angela Wolf shows how to create a jumpsuit by combining existing pant and top patterns.

9:00 AM Beads, Baubles and Jewels "Getting Started" Appropriately, the first episode is getting started. This is an introduction to some of the
techniques used every day. We begin with Candie Cooper and a lesson on bead caps featured in a
necklace. Then, meet Melinda Barta with tips for making beadwork more durable. Next, it's the first
workshop lesson; crimping to attach a clasp. Finally, Kate Richbourg has the first of her metal work
lessons and beginning steps for soldering.

Tue, Sep 29

8:00 AM Sewing with Nancy "Quilts from the House of Tula Pink, Part 1" Create modern free-form designs using traditional quilting methods-fast and precise. Nancy and
author/designer Tula Pink start with designs inspired by nature and create unique modern quilt
designs, as they create Tula's Beanstalks, Houndstooth, and Any Which Way quilts. They showcase strip
quilting with wedges, supersizing a traditional design, and a scrappy fusing technique.

8:30 AM Quilting Arts "Let's Take It Slow" Let's take it slow. Lynn Krawczyk explores artful wool felt color studies with hand stitching. Mark
Lipinski, who is at the forefront of the "Slow Stitching Movement", explains the philosophy of the
movement, and why it is important to slow down when quilting.

9:00 AM Fit 2 Stitch "Black Or White Tie Events" Step beyond basic black and create a sophisticated formal look. Select narrow or wide stripes and sew
a stunning skirt to wear to other events, too.

Wed, Sep 30

8:00 AM Sewing with Nancy "Quilts from the House of Tula Pink, Part 2" Make, use, and love artistic quilts and projects created with large prints and tubular strips.
Designer Tula Pink works with Nancy to turn chaos into beauty for the Stacks quilt-stacking
pinwheels, blocks, and continuous tube strips. They use squares and rectangles as a base to feature a
Shattered Glass design, plus they give you confidence to work with framed large-scale prints, as in
the Grand Salon quilt.

8:30 AM It's Sew Easy "Fashion on the Go - The 1980s" In the 1980s, designers took their cues from active wear, workout clothes and easy care fabrics.
Angela Wolf adds a sassy peplum to a basic t-shirt to add swing and style. Cindy Hogan uses the
latest digital cutting technology to create appliques for a go-everywhere denim jacket.

9:00 AM Sew It All "Serger Success, Sarai Mitnick & Alyson Clair" Get the most out of your serger with tips and techniques from the pros.

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