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America Quilts Creatively Series 400 (cc)

America Quilts Creatively Series 400 (cc)

Quilting experts Sue Hausmann and Karen Good host this fourth excellent how-to series devoted to all the latest quilt techniques from piecing to appliqué and traditional to wearable patterns. Each program includes a feature project segment titled "Let's Get Quilting," a "Technology and Quilting" segment, and a "What's New To Do" segment. Produced by Sue Hausmann and VMS, Inc. Closed-Captioned. Series: 13 x 30-minute programs.
Also see: America Quilts Creatively Series 100; America Quilts Creatively Series 200; America Quilts Creatively Series 300; America Quilts Creatively Series 500; America Sews Series 1000 - 1900; Sew Young, Sew Fun Series 300 - 600.


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1. Photo Quilting (cc)

1. Photo Quilting (cc)

Guests Mattie Henderson and Joe Hesch combine traditional Wedding Ring Quilting with a new technology photo twist. Next learn special ways for quilters to edit photos; then tips and project ideas for fabric printing with Lori Dvir-Djerassi. 05/08DE/CC Closed-Captioned JSCA 30 min. Click for more


2. Serger Embellishments for Quilters (cc)

2. Serger Embellishments for Quilters (cc)

Learn easy, new techniques to quilt a beautiful vest with the cover stitch and chain stitch on your serger with Susan Pfaff. Print and piece panoramic triptych quilts and learn to create a variety of quilt blocks by splitting arcs with Andrea Poulimenos. 05/08DE/CC Closed-Captioned JSCA 30 min. Click for more


3. Quilted Wearables (cc)

3. Quilted Wearables (cc)

Guest Karen Boutte, the Quilt Diva, teaches how to combine fabric design, trims and decorative stitches to create wonderful quilted collage jackets that are easy to make. Next learn to print on non-traditional fabrics such as eyelet, lame, and more; then Dawn Rumbutis teaches a new way to quilt while Click for more


4. Machine Embroidered Quilts (cc)

4. Machine Embroidered Quilts (cc)

See how embroidery adds beautiful detail and delightfully easy embellishment to quilts of all sizes as guest Jennifer Lokey shares her tips and techniques to make it easy and perfect. Learn to cover books and binders with waterproof pictures and tips for accurate placement of multiple embroidery designs with Click for more


5. Quilting for Special Kids (cc)

5. Quilting for Special Kids (cc)

Guest Cindy Casciato brings special fabric tips and quilting techniques on fleece to teach how to make warm, cuddly quilts for children in need. Learn customizing with text using cool fonts to personalize your quilts and projects then fast and easy crayon quilting with Veronica Cox. 05/08DE/CC Closed-Captioned Click for more


6. Over-Dye Your Fabrics (cc)

6. Over-Dye Your Fabrics (cc)

Making your next quilt with beautiful coordinating fabrics created from unmatched, unused fabric is easy with the quick over-dyeing process taught by guest Marge Skreko. Learn about many different fabrics that can be printed and when to use the different types. Then use your printed photos to blend into the Click for more


7. Embellishing With Your Iron (cc)

7. Embellishing With Your Iron (cc)

Quilters today embellish just about everything and guest Merinda Stewart demonstrates how easy this is with new threads, fusibles, studs, and more. Next see a quick way to create alphabet and number learning quilt blocks; then learn how to make a quilted baby-changing pad. 05/08DE/CC Closed-Captioned JSCA 30 Click for more


8. Quilted Hand-Dyed Vests (cc)

8. Quilted Hand-Dyed Vests (cc)

Guest Joyce Drexler teaches a beautiful quilted vest created with beautiful hand dyed fabric and a variety of piecing and quilting techniques. See how easy kaleidoscope quilting can be; then Andrea Poulimenos teaches easy ways to design classic appliqué quilts on your computer. 05/08DE/CC Closed-Captioned Click for more


9. Quilted Ink Art (cc)

9. Quilted Ink Art (cc)

Learn how using new fabric inks to create color, shading and design bring a new look and new life to your quilts with guest Trish Stuart. Use macro photography for beautiful quilt focal blocks; then learn easy and quick tips for quilting. 05/08DE/CC Closed-Captioned JSCA 30 min. Click for more


10. Quilter's Baskets and Boxes (cc)

10. Quilter's Baskets and Boxes (cc)

Combine fabric, batting, threads, and quilt with stitches to make special fabric boxes and baskets for any occasion and any purpose with guest Carol Ingram. Make quilted seasonal decorations created with your printer and design foundation pieced scenes on your computer with Andrea Poulimenos. 05/08DE/CC Click for more


11. Caring for Your Quilts (cc)

11. Caring for Your Quilts (cc)

Guest Mary Leahy teaches tips and techniques on how to wash, dry, and store antique quilts and new quilts too. Learn the best way to hang special delicate quilts. Create photomontage quilts with your computer and printer and learn the new twin needle quilting technique with Jenny Haskins. 05/08DE/CC Closed-Captioned Click for more


12. Bags With Style (cc)

12. Bags With Style (cc)

Combine fabric, feathers, beads, threads, stitching, and more to create one of a kind quilted purses and bags with tips and techniques from guest Stephanie Kimura. See how to make special bags and purses using photos in the design; then learn a new style of machine crazy patch quilting. 05/08DE/CC Closed-Captioned Click for more


13. Quilt as Desired (cc)

13. Quilt as Desired (cc)

Guest Suzanne Hyland demonstrates how easy it is to choose the quilting style and type that will enhance the design in a quilt using the quilt design as your guide and how to mark and sew it. See how to monogram just about anything with your computer and printer; then learn to design pieced sashing on your computer Click for more





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