A Big Splash: Electric Quilt Giveaway!

Well, do I have something happy for you on this Monday morning! Quiltmaker is pleased to have Splashes of Color by Margaret Okuley appear in our May/June issue. Isn’t this quilt exuberant?!

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Splashes of Color was designed and made by Margaret Okuley. The pattern appears in Quiltmaker's May/June issue.

Margaret designs and makes sample quilts for The Electric Quilt Company. (Sounds like a wonderful job, doesn’t it?)

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As we were brainstorming for this issue, the folks at Electric Quilt wondered if we’d care to do a giveaway.

 A Big Splash: Electric Quilt Giveaway!

And of course we said yes, because we love their quilt design software and would be thrilled to put it into an eager reader’s hands.

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We have often partnered with The Electric Quilt Company. You may know that several volumes of Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks are available on My EQ Boutique. If you like, read more about My EQ Boutique.

 A Big Splash: Electric Quilt Giveaway!


And Quiltmaker’s Quilting Designs CDs are legendary. You can get them from The Electric Quilt Company or from us at quiltandsewshop.com.

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They stand alone—you need not own EQ to use them! Print and use quilting motifs at any size you choose. Easy as pie.

 A Big Splash: Electric Quilt Giveaway!

And now there’s something brand new called EQStitch. It’s an EQ7 plug-in for designing and digitizing embroidery & machine appliqué. Watch for a product review of EQStitch here in the next few weeks.

 A Big Splash: Electric Quilt Giveaway!

But right now, we have a copy of EQ7 quilt design software to give away! One lucky Quilty Pleasures reader will win. For your chance please leave a comment before midnight Friday, April 26 and answer this question: How do you see yourself using EQ7? What is the first thing you would play with?

The giveaway is open for almost two weeks so everyone has a chance to enter. Please enter just once so as not to be disqualified. We’ll choose a winner and post it here on or before April 30. Good luck!

The winner is Monica Cooper! Congratulations. Thank you to everyone who participated and Electric Quilt for the generous prize!

About Diane Harris

I'm an editor for Quiltmaker magazine in Golden, Colorado, USA. For six years, I wrote pattern instructions, product reviews and how-to articles. Then I spent four years as QM's Interactive Editor, working to generate much of our online content. Now I'm back to patterns and how-tos, which is a great fit for me. I still love writing about quilt-related topics for Quilty Pleasures, and I always have my finger on the pulse of the quilting world. I teach a variety of quilt classes and give guild programs, too. Reach me by email: editor@quiltmaker.com.
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701 Responses to A Big Splash: Electric Quilt Giveaway!

  1. Pattie says:

    Who won this amazing product so we can post our congratulations?

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