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Behind the scenes account: Making a Raffle Quilt for the International Quilt Festival in Houston

Posted 04-08-2014 by | Posted in: EQ Designers EQ Software Tips Related Blogs

Kimmy Brunner at has been chosen to make raffle quilt for the International Quilt Festival in Houston. Kimmy says her first thought was “Oh my gosh, I have got to make this quilt a showstopper! and the first tool I turned to was EQ7.  The software has allowed me to draft a difficult and elaborate pattern that I think will turn out very well indeed. Thank you so much for making this tool available to me!” You can read more about her quilt making here and here and watch her blog for more updates, too! Kimmie continues on her blog, “I have found [EQ7] to be utterly invaluable when creating quilts that are out of the ordinary. I’m not exactly what you might call a math whiz and, unfortunately, a lot of math is required when drafting funky quilt patterns. Using this software frees me from the math part and

Have you seen all of our FREE Users Projects?

Posted 03-01-2014 by | Posted in: Downloads EQ Designers

Our website has so much to offer, sometimes it’s easy to overlook stuff. Have you seen all of our FREE user’s projects? All of these projects are made our users. We have some from Christa Quilts, Jan T Urquhart Baillie, Terri Nice, Claire Haillot, Regina Grewe, Sarah Vedeler, Simonetta Marini, Danka Kruszewska, Angela Glaze, Sindy Rodenmayer, Carol Honderich, Jo Moury, Angie Padilla, BusyBeePatterns, Nancy Mahoney, Evelyn Townsend, Erin McMorris, Inklingo, Cath Picaut, Andrea Bishop, Linda Poole, Georgia McCroy, CabinQuilter (and me)! Click here to check out all the projects. One of the projects included is this cute little quilt by Marian Pena. Let’s hope that even if winter comes in like a lion, it leaves like a lamb

Valentine Table Runner from Connie at Freemotion Quilting By The River

Posted 02-05-2014 by | Posted in: EQ Designers EQ Software Tips Related Blogs

As you may remember, SewCalGal recently hosted a Blog Hop kicking off her Year of Red and White Quilt Challenges. As part of the Blog Hop Connie Kresin posted such a cute Valentine’s Day project!  We just wanted to share it with you! There is a tutorial and you can download the EQ7 project too!

Turkey Talk from Sindy Rodenmayer

Posted 11-22-2013 by | Posted in: Downloads EQ Designers Lesson Spotlight

  Look at this adorable turkey! Sindy Rodenmayer sent him to us for you to enjoy! You can check out more of her patterns on and even more on her website Download available (for EQ7 only) here.

New to EQ! Sarah Sharp of

Posted 11-14-2013 by | Posted in: EQ Designers New to EQ

We are starting a new series called, New to EQ. Quilters who have never used EQ before will be blogging about their first experiences. The posts are not edited by The Electric Quilt in any way and we don’t know what they are going to post until it’s already been posted. We HAVE told them to contact if they have any issues…but we tell all of our users that. We are hoping that people see that you shouldn’t be intimidated by EQ7! The first blogger who we are featuring is Sarah Sharp of She is a brand new EQ user. You can read about her first few clicks in EQ7. Her is a bit of what she has to say, “I think my heart skipped a beat the first time I whipped up a layout for my ‘shott{ing} stars design.  Not only is it super easy, but it also

Anne’s Creative Threads’ Beautiful EQ7 Quilt

Posted 09-25-2013 by | Posted in: EQ Designers Related Blogs

Anne Maundrell, of Anne’s Creative Threads recently blogged about the process of her Tumbling Birds quilt, which  was designed in EQ7.     You can read about her process, and the finished quilt. Such fantastic work! I’m glad EQ had a roll in the process

Quiltmaker is full of EQ users!

Posted 09-23-2013 by | Posted in: EQ Company News EQ Designers EQ News and Press

We were happy to see that Jo Moury‘s EQ7 quilt was on the cover of the September/October issue of Quiltmaker. Then we found out that Denise Russart’s EQ7 quilt was also featured. We started to wonder…How many of the quilts in this issue of Quiltmaker we designed in EQ? So we started doing some research. And, we found out that the vast majority of them ARE EQ7 quilts! When we asked the designers about EQ here is a little bit of what they had to say… Konda Luckau says, “I do all my designing in EQ. I love it!” You can check out her blog and her entry about Knit & Purl. Carolyn Beam is the Creative Editor for Quiltmaker. She says, “We do work with several different EQ users in quilts we publish in Quiltmaker…I also use EQ when I design my quilts and I did use it in

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