EQ8 does not directly produce SVG files, but this collection of lessons will help you create a PDF file from EQ8 and then convert it into an SVG file or import the PDF directly into a digital cutting machine or software.

SVG (scalable vector graphic) is a unique type of image format. This popular vector file can be imported into many different software applications on the market, including digital cutting machines, embroidery machines, longarm software, and more.


Print to PDF for Conversion to SVG

Start here to create a PDF that is set up to make conversion to an SVG file easier:

Then follow the linked instructions for your SVG reading machine as listed below:

If you want to Create Illustrations for a Quilt Pattern

If you own a Brother ScanNCut

Select one of these two options for importing the PDF into your cutting machine:

If you own a Cricut Machine

Follow these instructions:

If you own a Silhouette

Follow these instructions:

If you own a Different SVG-Reading Machine

Follow these instructions: