Category Archives: Virtual Quilt Challenge

Virtual Quilt Challenge July 2020

Electric Quilt will create straight settings for us if when we tell the program we want 3 blocks by 5 blocks, but there is a way to get custom quilt settings based on any block design which uses right angles … Continue reading

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Virtual Quilt Challenge May 2020

I have been sorting my virtual blocks … and finding that some of them need some work to make them neater and ready to use, and then naming them and sorting them into appropriate libraries. Along the way I found … Continue reading

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Virtual Quilt Challenges on Facebook

A couple of days ago I shared some designs with much more elaborate sashing than is usual. I opened the project file while looking for the pieced sashing designs I had stashed away, and carried on looking, and wondering what … Continue reading

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Virtual Challenge 2020 February

Playing with Pieces The challenge this month is to draw some 9 Patch blocks. So, New Project—Horizontal setting. Give it a name you will recognise! Open a New Block—Create Easy Draw Block.. Set up the grid initially for 3 x … Continue reading

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Virtual Challenge … Electric Quilt Library System

Edit When you have something to show after having fun, you can now share your results in Virtual Quilt Challenges, a closed Face Book group for members only. You will have to answer three questions so I can decide if you … Continue reading

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Virtual Quilt Challenge

The biggest challenge this month is to find time between festivities to play with Electric Quilt. If you are trying to become more proficient using the program it is worth trying to make that time, even if you just open … Continue reading

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Virtual Challenge 11

I am not sure if this is a new challenge, but I should have used this as the first challenge with the little bit of editing I have done. This post originally appeared soon after my Virtual Quilter blog first … Continue reading

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Virtual Challenge 10 Drawing Log Cabins

This challenge is to draw some Log Cabin blocks. There are quite a few Log Cabin blocks ready to use in the electric Quilt block library, but although it is a traditional design, there are many variations on the size … Continue reading

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Virtual Quilt Challenge July

It is challenge weekend again, and with each challenge I hope to encourage those with Electric Quilt to play with block designs to see what happens. Of course, modifying the block designs is only the start … playing with quilt … Continue reading

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Virtual Challenge May 2019

Simple … or challenging? Find a Log Cabin block in the EQ library. The block I usually use is not in the extensive collection in the EQ Library. I use a 9 inch block, with 1 inch strips (cut 1.5 … Continue reading

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