Playing With Stars In EQ8, a tutorial – Part 7

Today we are going to explore designing in EQ software for AccuQuilt dies.  Of course, you can complete this tutorial, as well as create the design without the use of any die.  But as some quilters are wanting to learn how to use their EQ software to design for their AccuQuilt dies, I wanted to … Continue reading Playing With Stars In EQ8, a tutorial – Part 7

Free Pattern Friday – GO! Cactus Flower Quilt

Welcome to Free Pattern Friday.  Today  I'm showcasing a stunning quilt designed by Judy Danz, which is also a free downloadable pattern from AccuQuilt. Judy designed this quilt many years ago for an AccuQuilt Contest, which she won.  It remains my favorite pattern on the AccuQuilt website.  I also love the name "GO! Cactus Flower … Continue reading Free Pattern Friday – GO! Cactus Flower Quilt

10 – Fun and Fast Spring Theme Projects, Freebies and a Sale

Are you looking forward to Spring?  This is certainly a perfect time to think about Spring Theme projects for your home, and maybe for gifts too!  Here are ten fun and fast Spring Theme projects that caught my attention: Natalia Bonner (Piece N Quilt) has a great free tutorial to make St.  Patrick's Day theme blocks. … Continue reading 10 – Fun and Fast Spring Theme Projects, Freebies and a Sale

Tutorial – Cutting Applique Shapes With Modern Tools and Software

This post contains Affiliate Links. Today, I'm sharing insights on Modern Tools and Software that can be used for cutting fabrics for applique', as well as cutting many other items.  I'm also sharing a tutorial to help you take a design created in various software (e.g. EQ7, machine embroidery designs or software, etc), or even sketched on … Continue reading Tutorial – Cutting Applique Shapes With Modern Tools and Software

EQ Seasons Row-Along – Week #6/Reveal Week: Free Patterns, Giveaways, EQ Tutorials, Blog Hop, Fun and More

This is the last week of the EQ7 Seasons Row-Along, hosted by Marian Pena of  Seams To Be Sew.  I think the reveals are amazing, as all of the ROW designs have been so creative. Thus, I wan to encourage you to visit all of the blogs in this Row-Along and download their free patterns, as well … Continue reading EQ Seasons Row-Along – Week #6/Reveal Week: Free Patterns, Giveaways, EQ Tutorials, Blog Hop, Fun and More

Quilt In A Day and Eleanor Burns, Video, Trunkshow with Heartfelt Best Wishes and Prayers for El

Today I want to recognize and thank Eleanor Burns for all she has done to make our world of quilting so wonderful.  For those that may not know, El has heart surgery yesterday and is doing well.  As some of you may wish to send her a card, I'm also providing information for where to … Continue reading Quilt In A Day and Eleanor Burns, Video, Trunkshow with Heartfelt Best Wishes and Prayers for El