Over the years I have been slowly learning how to use the Electric Quilt software This week we installed an upgrade to our EQ software, EQ8. Kari Schell is my EQ expert. I met Kari at CABS, the Creative Arts Business Summit that I went to last year. The best thing about CABS was meeting such wonderfully knowledgeable people. In the last year, my knowledge of drawing appliqué blocks has grown by leaps and bounds with Kari's guidance.
Have you ever used EQ software? If you have, do you have any tips to share? My favorite tip is that you can draw all your applique shapes separately in one block, then save that block to your library. Once you open this block in your project, you can cut and paste the standard shapes into new blocks. By rotating, repeating and recoloring standard shapes, there is no limit to the applique blocks that you can create.
Kari has helped me draw the new Block of the Month Program quilt in EQ7. Drawing appliqué shapes in this
You can watch Kari's daily blog and get some great tips for using EQ just by visiting her website https://www.onpointquilter.com I know you will love Kari's lessons as much as I do!