Fons and Fons share a special piecing technique for accurate basket blocks. They also demonstrate how to use bias for symmetrical basket handles.
It’s time for fresh air fun! See the beautiful sights of the world as you’ve never seen them before, with Create’s intrepid explorers, Rudy Maxa, Rick Steves and Darley Newman. You’ll be touring on bikes and horseback. There will also be hiking! See the views; enjoy the sun on your face and the wind in your hair!
One Lap at a Time - Susan Helmrich is one of the best swimmers in the world in her age group. She's also a three-time cancer survivor and a victim of one of the greatest drug tragedies in history. Bill Nemoyten was a music educator for most of his life. So why would that change when he retired? Instead, he bought an RV, packed up his wife and his collection of 16 different types of horns and set out from his home in the San Francisco Bay Area on a never-ending mission to share his passion for horns with anyone who will listen. Triathlons are hard enough, but imagine competing against your spouse! Carol and Joe Neal recently celebrated their 40th anniversary, and their relationship is as strong as their bodies.
Burt takes a lake steamer to the foot of Mount Pilatus and rides the steepest cogwheel railway in the world to the top of a 7,000 foot peak for some of the most impressive views of Switzerland. Then he visits the Lion Monument that honors the Swiss Guards who died defending the King of France in 1792. He walks across the Chapel Bridge that was constructed in the first half of the 14th century as a part of the city's fortifications. Burt also tours the Old Town with its fountain squares and painted buildings and the Jesuit Church - the first large scale Baroque church in Switzerland which was constructed in 1666.
Burgundy is a calm and cultivated corner of France, where nature is as sophisticated as the people. Traditions are strong here. We'll slow down to enjoy the region's edible, drinkable, scenic, and floatable delights. We'll travel on a canal barge, visit a medieval hospice and a modern monastery, build a barrel, appreciate fine Burgundy wine, slurp escargot, and eat very, very well. If you're looking for the quintessential French culture, you'll find it in Burgundy.
Host Kevin O'Connor works with an insulation contractor to show the proper way to insulate a wall using fiberglass batts. Then Kevin, along with landscape contractor Roger Cook, plumbing and heating expert Richard Trethewey and general contractor Tom Silva, asks "What is it?" Afterward, Tom helps a homeowner repoint a fieldstone foundation.
Crispy crust, savory sauce and gooey cheese are the foundation of any good pizza. Create chefs, Jacques Pepin, Lidia Bastianich, and Mary Ann Esposito are among the chefs who put their own flavorful spin on one of America’s most beloved meals. They top their pizzas with roasted vegetables and chorizo while Ming Tsai gets into the mix with his east meets west flare using Hoisin Chicken Sausage and Roasted Bell Pepper Pizza. No need to go to the Pizzeria, hot pizza will pop out of your oven in no time!
Cookie jar empty? Time for Mary Ann to make the most delicate Orange-Scented Madeleines you've ever tasted. But she doesn't stop there. The enticing smell of fresh-baked Little Hazelnut Cookies soon fills the kitchen and fills her cookie jar as well. Bet you can't eat just one -- or two.