This step-by-step lesson book is the best starter book for learning EQ8 software. The lessons are easy to follow and cover the basics of each of the three main worktables of EQ8. You will design quilts, draw blocks, import fabric scans, print patterns and calculate yardage estimates.
Even if you’ve owned earlier versions of EQ, this book will introduce new features, while refreshing and energizing your approach to quilt design.
This 128-page fully illustrated color book has a convenient spiral binding that allows pages to rotate 360 degrees and lay flat.
This book will teach you to design quilts with the most popular tools and features in EQ8 software! Learn EQ8 quilt-design secrets directly from EQ experts. Each step-by-step lesson is like taking a class in your home.
Perfect for EQ8 users at any learning stage—beginning, intermediate, or advanced. Increase your knowledge of the tools and features, discover new tricks to help make your creativity a reality, and then use all of this information as inspiration to plan and design your own amazing quilts!
This 136-page fully illustrated book has a convenient spiral binding that allows pages to rotate 360 degrees and lie flat. Written for EQ8 Windows and Mac users.
Note: Back by popular demand! This customer-favorite lesson book has been re-released! If you own this book from the first release, you do not need to repurchase.
Whether you are sewing clothes for children and adults, making home decor, or doing alterations, master every hand-sewing and machine-sewing technique for everything from darts, tucks, and pleats to hems, fasteners, and mending, with close-up photographs and clear instructions to demystify even the trickiest techniques.
Over 300 techniques that show you how to sew absolutely everything–from clothes to home decor–plus 10 stylish new projects and updated information on more than 100 tools and 50 fabrics, with a glossary of sewing terminology.
Choose from 15 fresh, stylish projects to practice your skills, explore in-depth coverage of more than 100 tools and 250 techniques, and browse a visual directory of more than 50 fabrics in The Sewing Book–the ultimate bible for beginners and seasoned stitchers alike.
Learn the Basics of Walking Foot and Free-Motion Quilting
Popular teacher, designer, and online radio host Pat Sloan teaches all you need to know to machine quilt successfully. In this third book of her beginner-friendly “Teach Me” series, Pat guides you step by step through walking-foot and free-motion quilting techniques.
First-time quilters will be confidently quilting in no time, and experienced stitchers will discover the joy of finishing their quilts themselves.
No-fear learning for quilting novices–Pat covers all the information you need to quilt from start to finish
Pat guides you through simple and fun practice projects, including a strip-pieced table runner and an easy applique design
Collect the entire skill-building library of Pat Sloan’s popular “Teach Me” series of books
Is it possible? Fusible appliquE that’s soft and drapey–and easy? Yes it is, and Pat Sloan shows you how.
An extremely popular teacher and designer with a huge online radio show following, Pat shares her fusible techniques for machine-stitched quilts that are as delightful to touch as they are pleasing to the eye.
You’ll love what you’re about to create!
Projects range from wall hangings to banners to bed quilts, all with Pat’s fresh and cheery style.
Gain confidence and get all your questions answered–Pat shares loads of tips throughout.
Stay hands-free and organized with a backpack you sew yourself.
WHAT YOU GET
6 Streaming HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access.
Downloadable class resources, including a printable supply list and backpack cutting, quilting and assembly instructions (Finished pack measures 12″ high, tapering in width from 10″ at bottom to 8″ at top, tapering in depth from 4″ at bottom to 2½” at top)
Hours of close-up instruction
Answers to student questions from instructor Annie Unrein
Have you ever bought the perfect stack of fat quarters, only to see that same bundle decorating your shelf two years later?
Give stashed fabrics new life with 13 quilt patterns to make the most of your precuts! Authors Kate Carlson Colleran and Elizabeth Veit Balderrama show you the basics of how to quilt from your stash, with a special focus on color, print, and scale.
Vibrant and versatile quilt patterns are tailored to precut fabric strips, squares, and fat quarters. Learn how to add additional yardage, mix different fabric lines, and design a stunning quilt from fabric you already have on hand.