Happy Easter! Here are some free Easter projects. They will all work with EQ7, EQ6 or Quilt Design Wizard. They will automatically open with Quilt Design Wizard but here are directions on how to open them in EQ7 or EQ6. Enjoy!
Carol Steeley of funthreads.blogspot.com is having a blog hop! The theme is EQ Photo Fun. There are prizes you can win too! Comment on this post then click on Rafflecopter to be entered to win EQ Printable Fabric sheets and Digital Essentials by Gloria Hansen. a Rafflecopter giveaway Here is the line up for the photo fun blog hop. Make sure you check out all these sites! FunThreads – funthreads.blogspot.com Beaquilter – beaquilter.com Seams to be Sew – seamstobesew.com SewCalGal – sewcalgal.blogspot.com Patchwork Breeze – patchworkbreeze.blogspot.com Sew Incredibly Crazy – sewincrediblycrazy.blogspot.com FunThreads – funthreads.blogspot.com Here are some of my examples: I took this photo: And turned it into this: I clicked: Worktable > Work on Image Image > Color > Colorize > change the hue and saturation > Add to Sketchbook We’ve made a quilt like this before. Check it out here. But there are so many other things you
Carol Steeley of funthreads.blogspot.com is having a blog hop! The theme is EQ Photo Fun. There are prizes you can win too! (see posts for details) Here is the line up for the photo fun blog hop. Make sure you check out all these sites! April 14th FunThreads Beaquilter Seams to be Sew April 15th SewCalGal Patchwork Breeze April 16th Sew Incredibly Crazy FunThreads and us! Stayed tuned for more!
The HoopSisters are doing a Mystery Quilt! Here is a little info: The Mystery Quilt is only available as a set in the month of June. You can purchase the Mystery Quilt and you’ll receive a new set of files each week for the next six weeks. You’ll have no idea what the final layout looks like until the final week! HoopSisters will give you Electric Quilt files in their weekly downloads so you can see more of the quilt revealed each week! There is also an “All Access Pass” Giveaway where one lucky winner get Mystery Quilt for FREE. The winner will be announced May 20th. (There will be some other giveaways along the way too, including an EQ7!) You can fill out a “Be A Mystery Quilter” form to start receiving special Mystery Quilt news and offers. You can download the FAQ document that will help answer questions about
It’s not just for quilt design! John Pietkiewicz uses EQ software for his gorgeous stained glass designs. John says: “I got into stained glass design in 2010 and was directed to EQ by a local quilt shop in Henniker NH whom I had shown some of my stained glass design work which mimicked quilt patterns. At the time I was drawing designs by hand and using colored pencils.” All designs/photos are copyrighted John K Pietkiewicz 2010-2014 Great work, John! We’ve seen EQ used for tile design, room planning, and even for beautifying traffic signal boxes. Do you have an alternative use for EQ7? Tell us about it!