Tag Archives: Virtual Quilt Challenge

Virtual Challenge June 2020

This months challenge is to try drawing simple line drawings. No shapes. No seam lines. Just lines I could embroider in stem stitch using needle and thread. Recently I found some hand embroidery blocks I had intended to make into … 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 … 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 Challenge November 2019

This month I challenge you to draw a flower. It doesn’t have to be complex. The simplest flower you can draw is a circle, or you can use a flower head from an Electric Quilt Library block. Leaves are optional … Continue reading

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Virtual Challenge October 2019

EQ can turn blocks into quilt settings at the click of a button, but there is a catch. The blocks must be made up of squares and rectangles, no triangles or any other shapes which involve any angles other than … 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 Samplers

In this months challenge I said I would show you what sort of changes you can make to a block. I started playing with block designs before I got Electric Quilt 5, but I have learned a lot about the … Continue reading

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Virtual Quilt Challenge 5

Sub Title … Applique Playtime Select an applique block from the EQ block library. Choose a formal style design like a wreath, a crossing design. Change some of the shapes … make them taller or shorter, wider or thinner. the … Continue reading

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Virtual Quilt Challenge 3

How many ways are there to place colours and contrasts in a block? If there are only four squares in the block there is a fairly limited variety. So, go to the Electric Quilt Library, Contemporary Pieced 2, Kaleidoscopes. Select … Continue reading

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