Good idea having a signature for your quilt labels that is actually your own handwriting. I have a tablet/pen that I rarely use, but I can see creating your signature would be an excellent use for this!
Thanks for sharing!
Author EQStitch companion book
--- In EQStitch@yahoogroups.com, Steve and Gale <willy@...> wrote:
> Okay probably not a big deal. BUT when I was first debating getting EQ
> Stitch, I really wanted something that would make a stitching from an
> imported picture. I knew that EQ Stitch would not do that and wasn't
> sure of my freehand tracing abilities. I use a stamp of my signature as
> a label, and I usually just hand stitch it. I thought *maybe* I could
> trace it using a pen tablet. It is my signature, after all. Well, I
> imported the image (I use it on my blog and on some forums and also used
> the same image to get the stamp made) and traced it, just like that,
> with a mouse! It was so easy. Adjusting the lines made it look just
> right (and when I bought this, I didn't know you could fine-tune your
> tracings). Now I am doubly excited to get a machine so I can try
> stitching it out. From now on every quilt I make will have my signature
> on it, in tidy, professional looking stitching. How awesome is that.