Mary Ellen Kranz

Mary Ellen Kranz has sewn and quilted since childhood. She found her career path in computers but continued to pursue quiltmaking. Her quilts appear in shows and galleries reflecting a broad range of skills and techniques.

Thirty+ years of experience provided her with an understanding of how computer technology could blend together in the process of creating fiber art. Mary Ellen shares her knowledge of how to combine your quiltmaking ideas and vision with the power of EQ8 software. Her classes provide an opportunity to learn and use EQ8 with confidence under the guidance of a creative and patient teacher.


Mary Ellen's Classes

Thursday April 4, 2019

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    Getting Started with EQ8 (2-day series)

    With Mary Ellen Kranz

    2 day series
    Apr 04, 2019, 9:00am - Apr 05, 2019, 4:00pm
    Class is full
    Beginner

    Beginner:

    A beginner student would be someone who is very new to using EQ8 software. Some beginners have never opened the software, while others have just dabbled. Beginner classes will be taught as if the students are all starting from scratch with EQ8. These slower-paced classes will help all students keep up with the lessons. Steps and terminology will be repeated often to help students connect concepts and skills together.

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    $240.00

Saturday April 6, 2019

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    Designing Panel & Photo Quilts in EQ8

    With Mary Ellen Kranz

    Half day class
    Apr 06, 2019, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
    Beginner

    Beginner:

    A beginner student would be someone who is very new to using EQ8 software. Some beginners have never opened the software, while others have just dabbled. Beginner classes will be taught as if the students are all starting from scratch with EQ8. These slower-paced classes will help all students keep up with the lessons. Steps and terminology will be repeated often to help students connect concepts and skills together.

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    $60.00

Sunday April 7, 2019

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    How to Teach an EQ8 Class

    With Mary Ellen Kranz

    Full day class
    Apr 07, 2019, 9:00am - 4:00pm
    Intermediate

    Intermediate:

    An intermediate student has used EQ8 software enough where he/she has a good grasp of the basic tools, knows how to navigate among the worktables, and understands how to add items to and retrieve items from the Project Sketchbook and libraries. Students should know how to navigate to their My EQ8 folder and their Downloads folder on their computers.

     

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    $120.00

A special thanks to the following companies who have generously donated goodies for our students in 2018: