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How I create my pdf paper pieced quilt patterns without merging several pdf files

I created this and other videos like this one to help some friends.  Hope it helps you too.
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This is how I group, number, and save my paper pieced pattern on EQ8

QA Quilt Assistant - Basic how To use the symmetry tool

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Quilt Assistant Symmetry tool
Basic how to use this great tool.
It's easier than you think.

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Flamingo block
I hope you like this little guy as much as I do.  Flamingos remind me of vacation and summertime!! The paper pieced block is 10x10 finished size and he is free,  My summer gift to you. Enjoy!

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QA file to EQ

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QA file to EQ
Here's how to save a quilt assistant pattern file to Electric quilt format.  A few paper pieced designers I know create amazing, detailed patterns in Quilt Assistant then transfer the design over to Electric Quilt because they love the option of using different fabrics to color their designs and the option of providing their pattern in colored pieces.  Here's how a design is taken from QA to EQ.  It very simple.

Link to video tutorial
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Westalee Loop Border template
I could not wait to try out the loop template from Westalee.  

Loop border

How I store my quilting rulers

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Ruler storage

This is just one of many ways you can store  your quilting rulers.  School supplies were on sale so I decided to purchase a few binders to store my quilting rulers and supplies.  



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