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EQ7/EQ8 Tips, Q&A here!

Old 12-30-2020, 09:13 AM
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It's amazing how many well known quilt designers use EQ to design the projects they sell!
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Old 12-30-2020, 09:31 AM
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Originally Posted by Prism99 View Post
Having struggled to learn EQ7 for five years before finally figuring out the basics, I figure this could be a good place for people like me to ask questions, get answers, and post user tips. If you have EQ software sitting idle because you are frustrated with it, ask some questions here!

I am thrilled to finally be able to create some quilts in EQ7. What really jump-started me (after 5 years of getting mostly nowhere) was a free video tutorial series by Kari Schell called "Catch the Waves":

She also has a blog with short video tutorials in her archives: https://www.onpointquilter.com/ . I found her Irish Chain quilt helpful: https://www.onpointquilter.com/blog/double-irish-chain
Oh huge thank-you for starting this thread & for sharing the links as I have always wanted to dive into this program to see if I could learn it. I am awful at math & most patterns confuse me I know sad for a quilter lol
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Old 12-30-2020, 03:04 PM
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Originally Posted by LaurMac View Post
It's amazing how many well known quilt designers use EQ to design the projects they sell!
I know...I figure if they can do it so can I... Probably shouldn’t admit this but some patterns are easily recreated on EQ8 for personal use so saving on pattern purchases is a plus.
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