Four Disc Set hosted by Patricia Bolton - 2 episodes with Luana & Sophie Rubin
In addition to covering contemporary quilt design, free-motion quilting, machine embroidery, thread painting, and fused appliqué, this season Pokey Bolton and her guests will explore soy wax and flour paste resists, screen- and gelatin-printing techniques, unique finishing techniques for small quilts, and introduce a new, fun and informative segment: Save My UFO (UnFinished Objects). Embellishment topics include designing with zippers, 3-D fabric flowers, and incorporating grommets in patchwork totes. Surface design techniques include stenciling, resist painting, gelatin printing, stamping with soy wax, screen printing fabrics using water-soluble crayons and polymer medium, designing fabrics with thickened dyes, and creative masking and stenciling techniques with oil paint sticks.
Projects include a Winslow Market Tote, 3-D floral appliqués that can be used as quilt embellishments or as brooches, soft-sculpture fabric birds, a colorful journal cover, a 3-D ornament, quilted boots, and fabric-collaged animal portraits. Plus, Sharon Morton discusses the purpose of guilds and how they can help with quilting. Also, Pokey explores quilting through the eyes of 7-year-old Sophie Rubin to get her unique perspective. There is something for every art quilter and mixed-media artist, beginning through advanced levels. The Series 600 guest list includes: Luana & Sophie Rubin, Liz Berg, Andrea Bishop, Jeanne Cook-Delpit, Jane Dunnewold, Julie Fei-Fan Balzer, Karen Fricke, Terry Grant, Mary Hettmansperger, Carol Ingram, Liz Kettle, Kathy Mack, Lindsay Mason, Linda McGehee, Susie Monday, Diane Nuñez, Jennifer O’Brien, Jeanie Sumrall-Ajero, Terry White, and many more. 'Quilting Arts TV' DVD, Series 600, Episodes 1-13, Includes 4 DVDs. Total running time is approximately 5 hours and 48 minutes.