Tag Archives: Electric Quilt

QM Staff Inventory: I Love Tradition–with a Twist

It was the first day of first grade and I was ready. I had my Big Chief writing tablet and a pristine box of 16 beautiful Crayola crayons. I could hardly wait to break it open. As we were given … Continue reading

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Creative Spark from Electric Quilt

For every regular issue of Quiltmaker, the folks at The Electric Quilt Company write a column-lesson called Creative Spark. In print, Creative Spark gives a few ideas for things you can do using EQ7 quilt design software to vary the … Continue reading

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Unswerved by Curves

Have you checked out our fun foundation patterns in the July/August ’13 issue? Two of the foundation patterns also have curves: Shayla and Kristy Wolf’s Piccadilly Circle. . . and my Sparkling Bubbles quilt. Do you avoid patterns that call … Continue reading

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Plug into EQStitch–Final Reminder for EQ7 Giveaway

We love to design quilts! And our friends at The Electric Quilt Company have so many fun tools to keep our creative juices flowing. If you already own the EQ7 software and an embroidery machine, you’re going to love their … Continue reading

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Quilting Designs on CD; EQ7 Giveaway Reminder

One of the most useful tools Quiltmaker offers came from a partnership with The Electric Quilt Company. Several years ago we joined forces and created Quilting Designs on CD. My co-workers said that using these Quilting Designs CDs is as easy as 1-2-3. … Continue reading

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EQ Boutique Fun

One of the awesome things about working here at Quiltmaker magazine is working with great companies like Electric Quilt. We get to see what’s new, play with new products, and pass on our thoughts, experiences and opinions to our readers. … Continue reading

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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?! Margaret designs and makes sample quilts for The … Continue reading

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QM Scrap Squad: Mel’s Bella Amore

The QM Scrap Squad is a select group of seven QM readers. They take one pattern from each regular issue of Quiltmaker and create their own scrappy versions to inspire you. Today we begin showing the Scrap Squad’s quilts made … Continue reading

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Block Base, Giveaway, Sew Along!

Our friends and partners at The Electric Quilt Company have a stellar giveaway going on right now to celebrate the recently republished BlockBase. I’d heard rumblings about BlockBase and asked Sarah at EQ for some details. Here’s what I learned. … Continue reading

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100 Blocks Volume 5: Whoopsy Daisy

Have you checked out all those fabulous blogs and blocks from Quiltmaker’s blog hop so far? Great! Stick around, we have even more to share with you! Yep, it’s day 2 of Quiltmaker’s 100 Blocks volume 5 blog hop, and … Continue reading

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