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EQ8 Lessons for Beginners

Step-by-Step Exercises for Learning EQ8 Software
Filled with illustrations, you?ll have no trouble following the steps of this lesson book.
Pages 128Size 8½ x 11³Softcover, spiral binding, full-color content
Chapter 1
Chapter 1 gives an in-depth look at each worktable. Learn how to name projects and see the contents of your Project Sketchbook. Learn to use the Home screen and how to find help.On the Quilt WorktableSelect quilt layoutsMake changes to a layoutAdd, remove and resize bordersSet blocks and fabrics into the layoutUse the quilt tools and speed keysPrint quilts, yardage, foundations and templatesOn the Block WorktableLearn the rules of EasyDraw for drawing pieced blocksDraw new EasyDraw blocksCreate an applique motifUse the PosieMaker toolCreate a custom library of blocksEdit blocks from the library or sketchbookOn the Image WorktableImport photos and fabric scansStraighten and crop fabric scansApply the correct scale to fabricFussy cut fabric into position within a patchBuild a custom fabric library
Chapters 2-4
Chapter 2-4 offer 16 short and easy lessons that are just what you need to take you beyond the basics. In this information-packed section you?ll find topics like:Understanding layers in EQCreating a custom quilt from a block drawingUsing pre-designed quick quiltsCreating blocks with SerendipityDrawing blocks with the eight point star gridSearching for blocks by categorySearching for fabrics by colorInsight on rotary cutting charts in EQ