Layers
quilting arts

Today's guests add depth and dimension to their artwork by building their quilted compositions one layer at a time. Lea McComas creates her complex quilts by adding elements from background to foreground, stitching each layer before adding the next. Heidi Zielinski creates pieced strata from short strips, paying attention to basic design principles as she makes her work.

Episode Duration: 27 minutes and 59 seconds

Episode Number: 2901

About Quilting Arts:

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.


Future Broadcast times for "Quilting Arts": (show all)

Tue, May 28 7:00 A.M. Creating Transparency     NH Create (11.4)
Tue, May 28 1:00 P.M. Creating Transparency     NH Create (11.4)
Tue, May 28 3:00 P.M. Creating Transparency     NH Create (11.4)
Tue, Jun 4 7:00 A.M. Exploring The Quilted Stitch     NH Create (11.4)
Tue, Jun 4 1:00 P.M. Exploring The Quilted Stitch     NH Create (11.4)
Tue, Jun 4 3:00 P.M. Exploring The Quilted Stitch     NH Create (11.4)
Tue, Jun 11 7:00 A.M. Back to Art School     NH Create (11.4)
Tue, Jun 11 1:00 P.M. Back to Art School     NH Create (11.4)
Tue, Jun 11 3:00 P.M. Back to Art School     NH Create (11.4)
Tue, Jun 18 7:00 A.M. The Art of Being An Artist     NH Create (11.4)
Tue, Jun 18 1:00 P.M. The Art of Being An Artist     NH Create (11.4)
Tue, Jun 18 3:00 P.M. The Art of Being An Artist     NH Create (11.4)
Tue, Jun 25 7:00 A.M. Picture This!     NH Create (11.4)
Tue, Jun 25 1:00 P.M. Picture This!     NH Create (11.4)
Tue, Jun 25 3:00 P.M. Picture This!     NH Create (11.4)


NHPBS Over-the-Air Broadcast

WENH-TV Ch. 11 Durham

WLED-TV Ch. 48 Littleton

WEKW-TV Ch. 18 Keene

W50DP-D Ch. 50 Hanover

W34DQ-D Ch. 34 Pittsburg

Cable and Satellite Channels


NHPBS Five Channels

NHPBS - 11.1

NH Explore - 11.2

NH World - 11.3

NH Create - 11.4

NH Kids - 11.5

Learn More


NHPBS NHPBS Passport Passport

MaryLand | Episode 1
Ask This Old House | E22 | Paint Dark Basement, Bat House | Ask This Old House
This Old House | E22 | Glen Ridge Generational | Next Level Tight
Guilt | Episode 1
American Masters | The Incomparable Mr. Buckley (ASL)
AfroPoP: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange | Freedom Hill
Local, USA | Fire Tender
Changing Planet | Coral Special
Antiques Roadshow | North Carolina Museum of Art, Hour 3
Next at the Kennedy Center | Joshua Redman where are we
Poetry in America | July in Washington
Great Performances | Now Hear This
Julius Caesar: The Making of a Dictator | Ides of March
Nature | Extreme Lives | Raptors: A Fistful of Daggers
The Real Story of Mr Bates vs The Post Office | The Real Story of Mr Bates vs The Post Office
Mr Bates vs The Post Office | Episode 1
Independent Lens | Matter of Mind: My Parkinson's
Finding Your Roots | Viewers Like You
Alice & Jack | Episode 1
Nolly | Episode 2
History with David Rubenstein | Jeffrey Frank
Menus-Plaisirs - Les Troisgros | Menus-Plaisirs - Les Troisgros
Austin City Limits | ACL 9th Annual Hall of Fame Honors Trisha Yearwood
Rick Steves' Europe | Mighty Alps
NOVA | Building the Eiffel Tower
Gospel | Gospel's Second Century
Reel Midwest: Homegrown | Episode 4
GOSPEL Live! Presented by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. | GOSPEL Live! Presented by Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
ROAR: The Story of the Southern Columbia Football Tigers | ROAR: The Story of the Southern Columbia Football Tigers
American Experience | Nazi Town, USA
POV | Brief Tender Light