25 Years with the Electric Quilt Company – A Celebration With Prizes and More – Do You EQ/

I'm dedicating this post to the Electric Quilt Company, who is having an amazing year long 25th Anniversary Celebration with yummy prizes every month, plus loads of fun.  And, I'm thrilled to have several blogging friends joining me today, to help celebrate.  Many of us, will be sharing a EQ themed blog post on the … Continue reading 25 Years with the Electric Quilt Company – A Celebration With Prizes and More – Do You EQ/

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

EQStitch Tutorial – Part Two — Seasonal Design – Halloween Theme: Witches Hat and Text

Today I'm sharing an EQStitch Tutorial for those that have EQStitch, an add-on software program for EQ7 users.  This is also the 2nd part to the previous tutorial where we created a witches hat that will be combined with text in this tutorial.  First, I want to ask if you complete this tutorial and have … Continue reading EQStitch Tutorial – Part Two — Seasonal Design – Halloween Theme: Witches Hat and Text

EQ Photo Fun Blog Hop and Giveaway and EQ7 tutorial

Today QuiltShopGal is participating in a EQ Photo Fun Blog Hop, hosted by Carol of FunThreads Designs.   We hope to inspire you and increase awareness on how you can incorporate photos into projects you design in EQ7.  And, SewCalGal thinks you'll be amazed with the insights, tips, tutorials and inspirational projects shared by the participating … Continue reading EQ Photo Fun Blog Hop and Giveaway and EQ7 tutorial

Playtime with EQ7 – It’s All About Borders (and a special challenge opportunity for EQ users)

SewCalGal always enjoy playtime with EQ7.  It is fun to quickly create a design and then change it to create a completely new design, as well as to help select fabrics and color palettes.   Today I had fun thinking about design layouts for the 2013 FMQ Challenge #5 - It's All About Borders, with Patsy Thompson. … Continue reading Playtime with EQ7 – It’s All About Borders (and a special challenge opportunity for EQ users)