This episode offers tips and techniques for piecing. Candy Glendening starts with improv piecing, inspired by the designs of the fabric and then cutting up those precious designs and even using the leftovers. Then, Vivien Zepf shows how to expand the use of compositional strip piecing in your art quilt projects. Compositional strip piecing relies on strips cut at angles and then sewn together to create dimension and visual movement.
Quilting Arts promises a new look for quilting television, with something for everyone who loves quilting. The show combines basic traditional quilt techniques every quilter needs to know with contemporary art designs and techniques. Host Patricia (Pokey) Bolton, invites quilt artists each week into her studio to share their expertise. She opens each show with a short feature relating to the show's theme. Tech savvy quilters will love the weekly digital segments. Also featured on each show is Sue Hausmann in a machine quilting segment.