Instructor

Miller, Lori
Lori is a quilter, pattern designer, educator, and EQ8 superfan from Oxford, MI. She enjoys designing quilts with her favorite tool, the EQ8 Quilt Design software. Lori loves to teach EQ8 and is the author of EQ8 Lessons with Lori on the doyoueq.com blog. An AccuQuilt GO! Getter, she shares tutorials and patterns on the AccuQuilt blog. Lori is the creator of Add-on EQ8 Block Libraries that work with AccuQuilt dies. Lori’s original designs have been featured in American Quilter, American Patchwork and Quilting, Fons and Porter Love of Quilting, and many other quilt publications. For more information visit lorimillerdesigns.com.

Instructor Workshops

EQ8: Designing Modern Quilts, #49502

Quilting Technology
Thursday, 8:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Chase Board Room
Miller, Lori
Intermediate
$70

Learn EQ8 in the modern style. Design fresh, free-style quilts with surprising variations. Discover alternate grid work, asymmetry, negative space, minimalism, and re-interpreted traditional blocks. Expand your creativity with Serendipity tools, as well as drawing and editing blocks. You will discover fun new ways to design creative, fresh, and modern quilts. The perfect follow-up to any EQ8 beginner class.

lorimillerdesigns.com

The Electric Quilt Company

EQ8: I Want to Learn More, #49104f

Quilting Technology
Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Chase Board Room
Miller, Lori
Beginner
$110

Take the next step learning EQ8. Learn to draw or edit your own blocks to place in your quilt creations. Explore appliqué and stencils and understand the 3 layers of the quilt in EQ8. Take a deep dive into borders and Auto Borders. Create personal libraries, use text, photos, and explore free-form quilt settings. By the end of the class, you will have the confidence to design your own beautiful blocks and quilts. Windows and Mac users welcome.
Registration for this class includes show admission for Friday.

lorimillerdesigns.com

The Electric Quilt Company

EQ8: Kick Start, #49503

Quilting Technology
Thursday, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Chase Board Room
Miller, Lori
Beginner
$70

Are you new to EQ8? This is the perfect class to get to know your exciting new quilt design software. Explore the workspace and start designing quilts right away! EQ8 is your virtual design wall–use it to try out exciting color combinations. Estimate fabric yardage quickly and print blocks and rotary cutting charts to get started right away. Class nicely paced for beginners. Windows and Mac users welcome. Please note: This class is designed for new EQ8 users and is focused on EQ8 basics. If you have taken the full day beginner class, this class covers similar topics.

lorimillerdesigns.com

The Electric Quilt Company

EQ8: Start at the Beginning, #49101w

Quilting Technology
Wednesday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Chase Board Room
Miller, Lori
Beginner
$110

Build your EQ8 confidence! Tour the workspace and begin designing a variety of beautiful quilt styles. Search the EQ8 libraries for the perfect block or fabric to turn your quilt designs into reality. Or add fabrics from your own stash. Learn how to print yardage estimates, rotary cutting charts, and more. Nicely paced and encouraging class for those who want to understand and practice the basics. Windows and Mac users welcome.

Registration for this class includes show admission for Wednesday.

lorimillerdesigns.com

The Electric Quilt Company

EQ8: Designing Modern Quilts, #49502

Miller, Lori
Thursday
Chase Board Room

Learn EQ8 in the modern style. Design fresh, free-style quilts with surprising variations. Discover alternate grid work, asymmetry, negative space, minimalism, and re-interpreted traditional blocks. Expand your creativity with Serendipity tools, as well as drawing and editing blocks. You will discover fun new ways to design creative, fresh, and modern quilts. The perfect follow-up to any EQ8 beginner class.

lorimillerdesigns.com

The Electric Quilt Company

EQ8: I Want to Learn More, #49104f

Miller, Lori
Friday
Chase Board Room

Take the next step learning EQ8. Learn to draw or edit your own blocks to place in your quilt creations. Explore appliqué and stencils and understand the 3 layers of the quilt in EQ8. Take a deep dive into borders and Auto Borders. Create personal libraries, use text, photos, and explore free-form quilt settings. By the end of the class, you will have the confidence to design your own beautiful blocks and quilts. Windows and Mac users welcome.
Registration for this class includes show admission for Friday.

lorimillerdesigns.com

The Electric Quilt Company

EQ8: Kick Start, #49503

Miller, Lori
Thursday
Chase Board Room

Are you new to EQ8? This is the perfect class to get to know your exciting new quilt design software. Explore the workspace and start designing quilts right away! EQ8 is your virtual design wall–use it to try out exciting color combinations. Estimate fabric yardage quickly and print blocks and rotary cutting charts to get started right away. Class nicely paced for beginners. Windows and Mac users welcome. Please note: This class is designed for new EQ8 users and is focused on EQ8 basics. If you have taken the full day beginner class, this class covers similar topics.

lorimillerdesigns.com

The Electric Quilt Company

EQ8: Start at the Beginning, #49101w

Miller, Lori
Wednesday
Chase Board Room

Build your EQ8 confidence! Tour the workspace and begin designing a variety of beautiful quilt styles. Search the EQ8 libraries for the perfect block or fabric to turn your quilt designs into reality. Or add fabrics from your own stash. Learn how to print yardage estimates, rotary cutting charts, and more. Nicely paced and encouraging class for those who want to understand and practice the basics. Windows and Mac users welcome.

Registration for this class includes show admission for Wednesday.

lorimillerdesigns.com

The Electric Quilt Company