BlockBase - Windows Price: $69.95



Windows software version of the best-selling book, Encyclopedia of Pieced Quilt Patterns by Barbara Brackman.

 

Special Note:

If you already own BlockBase, no need to purchase this version.  The only difference between your BlockBase 
and this one is the packaging, manual, and the interface has been updated with a fresh more friendly look. The blocks
are all the same and no new features have been added.

 

Features:

 

  • With over 4000 patterns, BlockBase has virtually all pieced quilt patterns
  • Blocks published between 1836 and 1970! 
  • Includes blocks from Kansas City Star, Carrie Hall, Lady's Art Company, Nancy Page,
    Ruby McKim, Nancy Cabot and more
  • Search for patterns by name, publication, or dozons of other key categories.



Specifications:

  • Stand alone Program
  • Blocks categorized in 22 categories just as in the Encyclopedia of Pieced Quilt Patterns by Barbara Brackman
  • Linkable to EQ4, EQ5, EQ6, EQ7 and will appear in the Block Library of either of these programs you like it to
  • Amazing historical as well as pattern resource for quilters and quilt historians
  • Export bitmaps and metafiles
  • Will run on a MAC Computer running Parallel/Infusion/BootCamp/Virtual PC and Windows XP or Higher
  • Print blocks at any size as rotary cutting charts, options include choosing uncolored, grayscale, or colored version of block, specifying with or without seam allowance, and size of seam allowance
  • Print block commercial template information for Marti Mitchell's Perfect Patchwork Templates, including possible block sizes, template sets required, and template pieces used
  • Printing blocks in any size makes it a powerhouse for miniature quilt makers
  • Print blocks at any size as templates, options include with or without seam allowance, size of seam allowance, and changing the thickness of the lines
  • Copy blocks as metafiles to the Windows clipboard to paste into other Windows programs that accept vector images
  • Print blocks at any size as uncolored, white, grayscale, or colored blocks
  • Create and save projects of blocks to find them again quickly
  • Published Names include names, magazines or other sources, dates and some contact information for copyright notices

 

System Requirements:

 

  • Windows XP / Vista / 7 (32 or 64 bit)
  • 20 MB free hard disk space
  • CD-ROM drive
  • Will run on a MAC Computer running Parallel/Infusion/BootCamp/Virtual PC and Windows XP or Higher