Jenny’s EQ7 Summer Drawing Series
It’s FREE. It’s FUN. It’s “summer school” for EQ7 drawing. Sharpen your mouse! Lesson 1 is available now!
But this series isn’t just about drawing—it’s a SEW along too! At the end of each month Jenny wants to see your block in fabric!
Author Yvonne Menear’s EQStitch Videos – Watch and Learn
Yvonne Menear is spreading her embroidery expertise. This EQStitch teacher/guru has produced some wonderful videos — drawing raves from EQStitch users. Watch Lesson 1 below, then check out all of her lessons on her YouTube channel!
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Last Week to Sign Up for Hands-On Learning EQ7 and EQStitch with Yvonne Menear
Still a few spaces left. Sign up (deadline: May 7) for this three-day (June 7-9, 2013) hands-on seminar covering all elements of EQ7 and EQStitch taught by the Yvonne Menear, author of Learning EQStitch.
New EQStitch Topic on the EQ Forum
More Spring Designs at MyEQBoutique.com
Celebrate the warm weather. Buy one block, or a whole collection (at a discount). Try Heidi’s free Gnomes blocks while you browse.
Jenny’s BlockBase Sew Along Quilt
We love the quilt Jenny made with her Sew Along blocks. Though her BlockBase Sew Along is over, you can still design your own quilts with the blocks if you wish. Start now!
EQ Designer Wins at Dallas Quilt Show
Congratulations to Serena Vrnak on her 3rd place win in the Master Division Large Pieced category at the Dallas, Texas quilt show. See more details of Serena’s beautiful quilt.
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Barbara Sylvester Wins EQStitch Video 16 Contest
We asked “What is the first word in the title of Video 16 in EQStitch.” Many guessed correctly: Sort.
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Bea Lee’s Applique Animal Blog Hop Tutorials
Bea Lee and 8 other EQers have created fun drawing tutorials for you. Start at the end and work your way forward as you scroll down and click tutorial links. See tons of ideas for drawing all sorts of cute critters. Thanks to SewCal Gal, Marian Pena, Jane Capriotti, Carol Steely, Nancy Meyers, Marlene Oddie, Amy Warner, and Connie Campbell.
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 Building Blocks (2nd in series) – May 24
- 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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The winner this month is Black in Back
Get free fabric downloads from Andover, Moda and Northcott.
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Patterns for your FREE software!
Pretty Pinwheels by Heidi Kory
Cute Pinwheel and “stick” blocks for a quick wall hanging.
Judy Laquidara Shares Quilt Designs
Three designs Judy generously shares with you on her blog.
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