Here is a list of online resources available from The Electric Quilt Company.

EQ8 Design & Discover

Every month, we post a lesson to the EQ blog featuring a popular topic. Browse through all the lessons to learn how to design scallop borders, turning a photo into a block, working with stencils, and so many more! View Design & Discover lessons >

EQ8 Lessons with Lori

EQ Teacher, Lori Miller posts EQ8 lessons to our blog that cover various topics. Follow step-by-step instructions for creating a pantograph to designing for Accuquilt dies! View Lessons with Lori >

EQ8 Lessons with Yvonne

EQ Teacher, Yvonne Menear posts EQ8 lessons to our blog that cover various topics. Follow step-by-step instructions for designing placemats, cloth books, and EQ8 sew alongs too! View Lessons with Yvonne >

EQ8 Videos

We have over 30 videos on the EQ support website that cover all things EQ8! From understanding the Project Sketchbook to designing a triangle quilt, these videos are super helpful for visual learners! View videos >

EQ8 Lessons

We’ve got a few starter lessons on the EQ support website for things like designing a basic quilt, drawing blocks, and help with pattern writing. View lessons >

EQ8 Support Articles

The EQ support website is full of articles that we’re constantly adding to per your request. Common error codes, installation and activation issues, and other support topics are explained here along with solutions for you. View support articles >

EQ8 Reference Manual (PDF)

A digital version of the EQ8 Reference Manual is included with every EQ8 purchase (no matter where you buy it!). Learn all about the tools and features in the program. Download EQ8 Reference Manual >

EQ8 Quick Start Guide (PDF)

A digital version of the EQ8 Quick Start Guide is included with every EQ8 purchase (no matter where you buy it!). You’ll find instructions for downloading and installing EQ8, as well as a starter lesson. Download EQ8 Quick Start Guide >


More resources

Electric Quilt Website

Find books, inkjet fabric sheets and add-on library products for your EQ! Shop 24 hours a day. >

Do You EQ Community Website

This website is full of free downloads, lessons and more! Check back every month for something new! >

EQ Classes

EQ Classes has lots of resources for students looking for EQ classes, and for teachers looking to teach EQ classes. >

Behind the Mouse Blog

Stay up-to-date on the latest happenings at EQ and in the quilting industry. Subscribe to the RSS feed to get a daily recap of the blog posts. >

EQ Product Support

Are you getting an error message while installing? Do you need help linking your products to EQ? Find the answers on our Support site. >

Newsletter Signup

Be the first to hear about new products, classes and freebies! Sign up for any or all of our email lists!

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EQ YouTube Channel

Find all our videos in one spot — the EQ YouTube Channel. Here you’ll find how-to videos, demo videos and videos we’ve created from our Sew Along series. >


The more active you are on our Facebook page, the more you’ll see! Get the inside scoop from EQ on products, free stuff and industry news! >


We love posting pics, but also love seeing what our users do in EQ! Tag us or use hashtag #EQ8 and we might share your creation! >


Find great project ideas, lessons and inspiration on Pinterest! Follow our boards to keep up! >

Find a Local Quilt Shop

We love when you support your local quilt shops! Find one near you using our online store locator! >