Barb Vlack has been working with the Electric Quilt software since the first version of the Electric Quilt software was produced in 1991. In 1997 her book, Too Much Fun!, was published by the Electric Quilt Company as a companion book to EQ3 explaining ways to use the program for designing quilts. She also wrote companion books for EQ4 and EQ5 and contributed to companion books about quilt designing for EQ7 and EQ8. She is internationally known for her expertise with the EQ software and has taught EQ at national and international venues for the past 20 years. She is also an award-winning quilter, designer, author, and teacher of quilt making.