Sewing Newsletter (Page 5)
|December 2013||Volume 12/2013||WUSF TV|
|Monday, December 30|
8:00 AM Sewing with Nancy "Quilt With Carefree Curves, Part 1" Create carefree curved designs without ever cutting a curve! Nancy takes the stress out of piecing traditional quilt block designs such as the Drunkard's Path, Blackbird Pie, and Mill Wheel. Learn the secret that eliminates concave and convex curves as you create easy quilt projects.
8:30 AM It's Sew Easy "Setting The Perfect Table" Set the perfect table with easy ideas from our experts. The simplest additions make the most impact. You can fit any size table, any occasion, or color scheme and choose your favorite fabrics and trims. Donna Babylon is up first with an easy trim technique to dress up a readymade tablecloth or one you made your self. Then, meet designer Deana Tierney May for reversible chair cushions that allow you to transform your dining room with a quick flip of the covers. It's easy to get two looks in one with these simple sew covers. We end up with Sheree Schattenmann and easy sew simple table settings including napkins, and more.
9:00 AM Beads, Baubles and Jewels "Shape It" Today's theme is shape it. Use these techniques to form shapes that
give structure and interest to your jewelry projects. Stitch wire and
bead chandelier earrings, make gum drop- bead embroidered mandalas
with Jennifer Van Benschoten, form a no fail soldered bangle bracelet
with Kate Richbourg, and then, sculpt a beaded collar.
|Tuesday, December 31|
8:00 AM Sewing with Nancy "Quilt With Carefree Curves, Part 2"
Make traditional to super-sized quilt blocks with easy carefree
curves. Tedious quilting methods are a thing of the past! Nancy gives
a facelift to timely quilt block designs such as Hearts and Gizzards,
Fan, and Wagon Wheel. Learn unconventional yet simple techniques for
quilting curves, plus options for making big, dynamic quilt blocks.
9:00 AM Martha's Sewing Room "Tools and Techniques Of Hand Applique"
Techniques for making hand applique enjoyable; Sew Quick, Sew Easy
block envelope; Heirloom Quilting technique attaching Swiss insertion
to a quilted square; Hand embroidered French knot ribbon rose. Guests:
Mary Warner-Stone, Nina McVeigh, Gloria McKinnon.