In this lesson we’ll design a layout perfect for random applique blocks.
Portrait of a Pampered Pooch: How to trace an image in EQ6/7. Tips on which drawing tool to use, and how to get a realistic tracing of your photo.
I’ve always loved the stencils in Electric Quilt, but I have recently acquired a mid-arm frame quilting table, and now I can use the stencils as pantographs or pattern guides. One of my favourite features…Read More!
Lots of practice manipulating nodes.
This tutorial shows you how to create and use a guide to design a flower with identical shaped petals. Then turn the flower in to a smiling daisy. Learn to copy and re-size the design…Read More!
Learn how easy it is to convert any of the Quiltmaker Quilting Designs into stitchable drawings for EQStitch. The drawing is done already, just follow these easy steps and you’ll be on your way!
I love quilts with unusual shapes. With EQ7 you have a wonderful tool to create quilts, even with non-square layouts. With this example, I’ll show you how I do it. The EQ Pieced Drawing book…Read More!
Ready to broaden your EQ7 skills? This lesson accompanies the article, Silver Snowflakes, on page 70 in the Winter January/February 2013 of Modern Quilts Unlimited. Enjoy! Adding gradients of colors in EQ7 Step 1 Click the…Read More!
So, how do you work with one block, fussy cut pieces in EQ, and get an irish chain effect? Check out Marlene’s EQ tutorial to find out!
Learn how to make this adorabl Pitcher Cover in EQ7 with expert Angie Padilla.
Repeat it, recolor it, twist it, or mix it up! Try these fun quilt designing techniques from designer Sandi Walton using just one block.
Electric Quilt 7 file organization made easy when you use this technique by Sandi Walton of Piecemeal Quilts.
Learn the benefits of designing with solid colors in EQ from FeedDog!
Learn how to import and trace images in EQ from expert Sindy Rodenmayer.
Learn how to change the Default Fabric Palette in EQ7 with Angela Pingel of Cut to Pieces.
Get some advice from expert quilt designer Judy Butcher on how to select colors for you quilt.
The new year is almost here! For many of us that means setting some new goals and resolutions for ourselves in 2013. Have you thought about your quilting resolutions? Maybe you’d like to make a…Read More!
When is the last time you spent time at a copy machine trying to shrink down or enlarge a pattern? Usually, it’s not a very fun time (and sometimes not very productive either). Have you…Read More!
Inspired by Barbara Brackman. Did you realize that a simple block like this…. Could produce a sophisticated design like this? This block is similar to a Spider Web, and its uneven strips give it an…Read More!
Learn to trace images in EQ7 with Marlene Oddie.
What better way to think about the Olympics than to try and draft those rings in EQ7 (Electric Quilt v.7 software)! DISCLAIMER: This is not to be used for commercial purposes. Please respect the IOC’s…Read More!