2019 Houston Quilt Market - Schedule of Events*

Note: Quilt Market is a trade show only and is not open to the general public

 

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 24

7:30 AM-4 PM

      Class/Event Enrollment Open

8:45 AM-6 PM

      Texas Quilt Museum and Quilt Shops Tour

9 AM-4 PM

      Boot Camp—Retail Power Academy—A Retail-Intensive Day with Rich Kizer & Georganne Bender

 

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 25

7:30 AM-7 PM

      Class/Event Enrollment Open

8-10 AM

      Patents, Trademarks, and Copyrights for Quilters, Heather McFarlane

9-10 AM

      E-mail Automations—The Power of Your Email List, Ebony Love

10 AM-6 PM

      Schoolhouse Series

6-7 PM

      Training Your Staff to Sell, Karen Montgomery

7-8:30 PM

      Sample Spree

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SATURDAY, OCTOBER 26

7:30 AM-5:30 PM

      Class/Event Enrollment Open

8-9:30 AM

      Take & Teach

8-9 AM

      Say It with Pictures—Product Photography on a Budget, Ebony Love

      If You Can't Beat 'Em, Join 'Em! Add Amazon to Your Repertoire!, Rachel Goodlad

9:30 AM-6 PM  SHOW FLOOR OPEN

6-7 PM

      Shopify Basics for Online Fabric Stores, James Pieper

      Retreats That Are Fun & Profitable, Terri Sontra

 

SUNDAY, October 27

7:30 AM-5:30 PM

      Class/Event Enrollment Open

8-9:30 AM

      Take & Teach

8-9 AM

      eBay? Etsy? Amazon? Rakuten? Poshmark? What Does it all Mean?!, Rachel Goodlad

      Open-to-Buy Basics—Your Purchasing Budget, Laurie Harsh

9:30 AM-6 PM  SHOW FLOOR OPEN

5-6 PM

      Wine Down!—Mixer/Networking event

6-7 PM

      Does Time Management Seem Like Witchcraft, Terri Sontra

7-8 PM

      Start Selling Digital Patterns on Shopify, James Pieper

 

MONDAY, OCTOBER 28

7:30 AM-3 PM

      Class/Event Enrollment Open

8-9:30 AM

      Take & Teach

8-9 AM

      Is Your To-Do List Getting Crazy? Hire a Virtual Assistant!, Rachel Goodlad

      How to Become A Richer Retailer, Cathy Wagner

9:30 AM-3 PM  SHOW FLOOR OPEN

6-9 PM

      Night Owl Learning (Quilt Festival classes)

 

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 29

8:45 AM-6:30 PM

      Texas Quilt Museum, Festival Hill, & Quilt Shops Tour (combined with Festival tour)

8:45 AM-5:30 PM

      Historic Galveston & Quilt Shops Tour (combined with Festival tour)

 

*Schedule subject to change