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Quick and simple quiltmaking with a easy-to-understand teaching style.
Sewing Quilt Top Together #3213
Finish off the quilt with a checkerboard border.
- KET2 Friday, November 29 at 10:30 am EST
My Crazy Valentine #2801
Eleanor embellishes a festive paper-pieced valentine with silk ribbon embroidery by machine.
- KET2 Friday, December 6 at 10:30 am EST
Lodgepole Pine #2802
Eleanor chops up fabric and strips it into a tall tree block with appliquéd cardinals perched in branches.
- KET2 Friday, December 13 at 10:30 am EST
Morning Star #2803
A quilt design featuring perky flying geese points and fussy-cut centers.
- KET2 Friday, December 20 at 10:30 am EST
Gone Fishing #2804
A delightful quilt for children, colorful fish from triangle in a square patches swim through waving seaweed.
- KET2 Friday, December 27 at 10:30 am EST
Introduction and 1941 Nine-Patch #3001
Eleanor Burns shares the patriotic Victory Quilt with 20 traditional blocks that tell the story of the 1940's. The blocks were published in newspapers or magazines in that time period. To kick off the series, she shows how to make the 1941 Nine-Patch block.
- KET2 Friday, January 3 at 10:00 am EST
Mr. Roosevelt's Necktie and Fala #3002
Eleanor demonstrates a traditional quilt block created in Roosevelt's honor, along with a unique applique block of his beloved dog, Fala.
- KET2 Friday, January 10 at 10:00 am EST
Silent Star and Comfort Quilt #3003
To demonstrate America's conviction to stay out of WWII, Eleanor pieces a block called the Silent Star. A strip pieced block, the Comfort Quilt, represents how sympathetic church groups sent warm quilts to war torn countries.
- KET2 Friday, January 17 at 10:00 am EST
Radio Windmill and Sky Rocket #3004
Eleanor creates a patriotic block beginning with a star center and then adds template cut rockets.
- KET2 Friday, January 24 at 10:00 am EST
Army Star and Hope of Hartford #3005
Eleanor demonstrates the Army Star, honoring the 150,000 WACS that served in World War 11.
- KET2 Friday, January 31 at 10:00 am EST
Contrary Wife and Broken Sugar Bowl #3006
Eleanor pieces the Broken Sugar Bowl quickly with half square triangles and four-patches.
- KET2 Friday, February 7 at 10:00 am EST
Star-Spangled Banner and Stars and Stripes #3007
Learn how to make two star spangled red, white and blue blocks that are easy enough for kids.
- KET2 Friday, February 14 at 10:00 am EST
Airplane Block and Propeller #3008
Two traditional blocks are combined to recognize the efforts of the Women's Airforce Service Pilots.
- KET2 Friday, February 21 at 10:00 am EST
Signal Lights #3009
The challenging signal lights block is made easy with the Kaleidoscope Ruler.
- KET2 Friday, February 28 at 10:00 am EST
Victory Block #3010
Victory Day for WWII was cause for the development of a new block for celebration. Eleanor, with help from the Fussy Cut Ruler, squares up strips and triangles.
- KET2 Friday, March 7, 2014 at 10:00 am EST
Liberty Star #3011
This traditional star pattern, with set together diamonds and Y seams, is an especially appropriate block to celebrate the end of an era, World War II.
- KET2 Friday, March 14, 2014 at 10:00 am EST
Bride's Bouquet and Brave World #3012
After six long years of war, soldiers came home to fiances and a brave new world. Eleanor celebrates their return with the Brides' Bouquet, featuring diamonds and Y seams.
- KET2 Friday, March 21, 2014 at 10:00 am EST
Finishing with Swag Border #3013
Just as WW11 ended on Sept 2, 1945, the making of the Victory Quilt ends as well by piecing blocks together in a straight or on point settings. A patriotic swag border gives the final glorious touch.
- KET2 Friday, March 28, 2014 at 10:00 am EST
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