Jenny’s EQ7 Summer Drawing Series Continues
New EQStitch Videos Posted by Author Yvonne Menear
Yvonne Menear, known as the go-to guru with embroidery expertise, has posted new videos. Check them out!
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New EQStitch Topic on the EQ Forum
Yvonne Menear will answer your EQStitch questions on the EQ Forum. Yvonne has also started an EQStitch Yahoo discussion group. She will teach 3 hands-on classes in Houston during International Quilt Festival. View the class listing.
Free Embroidery Pattern from Sindy Rodenmayer of FatCat Patterns
Electric Quilt to Chicago Quilt Festival!
Attention quilters heading to Chicago June 21-23! Stop by booth 925 at Quilt Festival for a FREE demonstration, plus special show-only savings!
Summer Designs at MyEQBoutique.com
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Gretchen Boardman Wins BlockBase Keyword Contest
The question was: What is the first block in BlockBase’s “keyword” Search category: Blocks perfect for reproduction quilts – 1855.
The answer: Early Peony (768.1)
New Contest – What State is this Block Named For?
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LESSONS & CLASSES
EQ7 and EQStitch Hands-on Classes at Quilt Festival in Houston
Three expert EQ7 teachers, Barb Vlack, Mary Ellen Kranz and Yvonne Menear, will teach hands-on computer classes during the International Quilt Festival in Houston, Texas. Classes are held from October 29 to November 2. View our class options. (Registration is not available yet.)
Werner Taesler’s EQ7 Foundation Lessons
This well-known foundation pattern designer shares his EQ7 design experience with you in a new series of lessons. Check out lesson 1.
Bea Shows How to User EQ7’s Random Recolor Tool
With this “magic recolor wand” to play with, who needs Angry Birds? See Bea’s results. Then look at pages 145-148 in EQ7’s User Manual for much more.
Jan T’s Patchwork School
Jan T Baillie offers a wide range of EQ6/EQ7 lessons in her Patchwork School.
Last Chance for Quilt University Classes
Fran Gonzalez teaches an excellent series of online “learning EQ7” classes. Since Quilt University will close this fall, these will be Fran’s last classes. Classes must be taken in order. Registration normally opens 6 weeks before class starts:
- EQ7 Sampler (1st in series) – July 19
- EQ7 Building Blocks (2nd in series) – Aug. 23
- EQ7 Advanced Layouts (3rd in series) – Sept. 20
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DO YOU EQ CORNER
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The winner this month is Spring Flora
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Folksy Flag by Heidi Kory
Get ready for the Fourth of July with this unique flag design.
Linda Franz of Inklingo Offers Free EQ Star Points Project
Read Linda’s blog post, including her Important Tips for sizing, then have fun with her Texas Star block and get coloring and planning in EQ6 or EQ7.
ClubEQ Does New York Beauty
What’s not to love about this pattern. See how other EQers interpret the idea of New York Beauty.
Links We Love
Jan T’s Patchwork School
Bea Lee’s EQ7 Tutorial Tuesday
Regina Grewe’s Free Patterns
Judy Butcher’s Daily Virtual Quilt
Diane Anderson’s Monthly Desktop Calendar
Glynis Thompson’s Patchworkmaniac’s Blog
Coming Next Month…
More free projects and fun!