CadQView is a free viewer for AutoCAD© and Quilt files. You may download the installer package here or from the SewIconz webpage. It is stand-alone software developed by S & S Computing that allows viewing and printing of individual CAD and Quilt files, and can be used to convert Quilt files to HQF (HandiQuilter) format.


EmbLetters is free software which allows you enter pre-digitized lettering from your keyboard. You may download the installer package here. View the video below (full screen for greater detail) to learn how to add pre-digitized fonts and save embroidery lettering using EmbLetters.

Free Embroidery Designs

Below are embroidery designs (zipped) that have been created with the SewArt digitizer and originate from royalty-free ClipArt. You are welcome to download and use any of these designs for non-commercial purposes. Just click on the image icon below and save the associated zip file. Users of SewArt who wish to contribute their original designs for free distribution here  should send them to