Don’t forget to submit your answer for the Who’s your Mama? Contest: https://doyoueq.com/blog/?p=496 Win $50 gift certificate for EQ stuff. Entries must be received by Jan. 28th 9 a.m. Eastern.
Do you own the My Dream House CD by Angie Padilla and EQ6? Looking for new projects and fun ideas? Play house with Angie at her new section on her website for users to download FREE projects just like the one you see to the left! They are just some ideas of what you could do with some of the projects and libraries included on the My Dream House CD and they are always adorable. Visit Angie’s site to read more and access the projects. Remember, you must have EQ and the My Dream House CD to use these projects.
Do you own Sue Spargo Folk-Art Dreams from Electric Quilt and Sue Spargo? If you liked the program or just love Sue’s style sign up for her block of the month club. Tomorrow is the last day to sign up for Sue Spargo’s block of the Month Club. To register go to her website and sign up for the club now.
Lynda Remmers and Annie Moody wrote us to tell their story about how they use EQ6 to flourish their business and we thought we’d share it with you. “My first glimpse at Electric Quilt was at Spring Quilt Market in Utah last year. I took a school house class and was amazed at how much EQ would help us out in designing our product. We use EQ to of course design the blocks, but it has the additional advantage of saving the image to import into out digitizing software. My daytime job is the owner of two sewing machine dealerships in Woodstock and Carpentersville Illinois. Our customers love the addition of EQ in the digitizing classes we offer. My sister and I have a new small company called hoopsisters.com. We design and digitize quilts that stitch out in embroidery machines. Hoopsisters.com has an EmbroidaBlock of the month program we sell
Read this story sent to us by Carol Clasper about how she and some friends were able to give back with quilting and some planning with their EQ6. “I just wanted to share a story with you. I was teaching at the LQS and one of my students, Claire Wenham, had just returned from a trip to Nepal. Whilst there she saw a school for deaf children which was poorly resourced. She wanted to do something to help the children and after discussing a few ideas decided to make a quilt to auction to raise money to send to the school. I offered to design a quilt in EQ. It had to be simple as we were going to ask people of various skills to donate blocks. I designed a quilt using half square triangles in blue and white fabric. The ladies from the classes at the LQS ladies from
Check out the picture above. Click on it to see a larger picture. Can you match all the EQ babies to their EQ moms? When guessing, match numbers 1 through 5 to mommies A through D. Correct answers will be put in a hat and drawn at random. Up to ten prizes will be awarded. Each prize is for $50 of EQ products. To enter, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the following: Subject line: Mama Contest Body: Your Full Name Your Email Your guess Please enter only once. Good luck with the contest! Emails must be received by 9am Eastern January 28, 2009 to be considered. Thanks!
The next lesson for Kaleidoscope Collectors is ready: Foundation Fundamentals Part 1 This month we’re going to be drawing inside one wedge. Next month, I will show you my tricks for duplicating the wedge around into the other 7 spots. Have fun! Don’t forget to vote for what comes next after this 2-parter! -Andrea