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Oh! Canada Maple Leaf
an appliquéd maple leaf block with ideas for many different layouts, and my EQ5 block.
be sure to visit the above page, as the EQ block file has just the block, no layouts (for EQ5/EQ6)
details of the December 2003 Calendar's border and some ideas for using it (not a detailed pattern page)
from the March 2003 Calendar. No pattern, but ideas for an easy scrappy 9-patch block and quilt.
from the January 2003 Calendar, here's my EQ 5 project file which includes the snowyflake appliqué block and several layout ideas.
Hearts and Lace
Hearts and Lace Border includes EQ instructions as well as piecing instructions to make this easy border for any size quilt
Instructions to foundation piece my original star pattern. You can view a floral version in my quilt album. I'm just finishing a new one in graduated greens, this block looks completely different depending on your fabric choices!
Skewed Diamonds for EQ
my practice of EQ skills using Patti Anderson's Skewed Diamonds Instructions ~ no file, but I hope this inspires you to check out Patti's EQ lessons, and to challenge yourself to see what you can do with EQ !
Northern Lights EQ Practice
4 blocks equals 11 quilts ... my winning entry in an EQ Contest from 1998. Plus I've added one more quilt block in Christmas colours, as I thought the blocks would make a great wreath quilt. There are no patterns available to assemble the actual quilts but the blocks are simple and easy to draw in EQ using my examples.
an EQ 4 project featuring Quiltlady and her friends from the Oct 2000 calendar Cute and easy to piece from scraps.
Fun with Fans
an EQ 4 project from the March 2001 Calendar this includes the calendar layout plus several bonus layouts using the same 4 blocks
as shown at right - I did this for an EQ challenge quite some time ago, a great way to practice your skills and learn the program. This block combines appliqué and piecing. Here's my EQ 4 file
Don't' miss out on the Calendar Pages Collect Quilted Calendar Pages that you can copy to your Windows Desktop for use as Wallpaper. Subscribe to my newsletter and you'll be notified whenever a new Calendar is available (usually the last week of each month) . You'll also get access to extras and bonus website pages from time to time. My calendars are designed in EQ and I hope they give you ideas for drawing for your own designs.