Quilt Festival Houston - Schedule of Events

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 27

1-5:30 PM
   Onsite Enrollment Desks/Kiosks Open

 

MONDAY, OCTOBER 28

7:30 AM-5:30 PM
   Onsite Enrollment Desks/Kiosks Open

8 AM-9 PM
   Classes

8:45 AM-6 PM
   Tour—Texas Quilt Museum and Shopping

Noon-2 PM
   Luncheon/Lecture—Marian Ann J. Montgomery, PhD—Cotton and Thrift—Feed Sack Quilts

6-7 PM
   Movie Documentary—Pieced Together

 

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 29

7:30 AM-5:30 PM
   Onsite Enrollment Desk/Kiosks Open

8 AM-5 PM  
   Classes

8:45 AM-6:30 PM 
   Tour—Texas Quilt Museum and Festival Hill

8:45 AM-5:30 PM 
   Tour—Historic Galveston

Noon-2 PM
   Luncheon/Lecture—Judith Baker Montano—The Crazy Quilt Affair

2-3 PM   
   Movie Documentary—Pieced Together

6-8 PM   
   IQA Winners’ Circle Celebration

 

WEDNESDAY, October 30

7:30 AM-8 PM 
   Onsite Enrollment Desk/Kiosks Open

8 AM-5 PM  
   Classes

8:45 AM-6 PM
   Tour—Texas Quilt Museum and Shopping

9-10 AM  
   Lecture—Lisa Erlandson—Orphan Quilts—The Good, The Bad and The Ugly (subtitled Bless Her Heart)

10-11 AM  
   Movie Documentary—Pieced Together

11 AM-Noon
 Lecture—Jo Avery—Color Theory for Quilts

Noon-2 PM
   Luncheon/Lecture—IQA Winners & Jennifer Keltner—Wonder

2-3 PM
   Lecture—Kathy Kansier—Principles of Design for Quilt Makers

4-5 PM  
   Lecture— Lisa Erlandson—They Spoke with Their Needles

5-9 PM
   VIP Preview for Class Enrollees/IQA Members

7-9 PM
   Preview Night: Open to Public (note new hours)

 

THURSDAY, October 31

7:30 AM-5:30 PM 
   Onsite Enrollment Desk/Kiosks Open

7:45 AM-5:15 PM 
   Tour—George Bush Presidential Library

8 AM-5 PM 
   Classes

8:45 AM-6:30 PM 
   Tour—Texas Quilt Museum and Festival Hill

9 AM-Noon
   Machine Quilting Forum

9-10 AM  
   Lecture—Katrina Walker—Cotton Chic

10 AM-7 PM  
   EXHIBITS OPEN

10-11 AM  
   Lecture—Laura Wasilowski—Art Quilts—The Musical

11 AM-Noon
   Lecture— Cindy Grisdela—Playing with Color

Noon-2 PM  
   Luncheon/Lecture—Teacher Appreciation Luncheon—Kimberly Einmo—My Quilting Journey and Other Detours

2-5 PM   
   Mixed Media Forum

2-3 PM
Lecture—Frieda Anderson—Free-Motion Machine Quilting on a Domestic Home Sewing Machine

3-4 PM   
   Lecture—Jane Dunnewold—Kicking Up Your Creativity!

4-5 PM   
   Lecture—Hollis Chatelain—The Emotion of Color in Art

5-6 PM   
   Lecture—Helen Frost—Forty Years of Festival—Great Times, Great Quilts

5:30-6:15 PM
   IQA General Membership Meeting

6-7 PM
  Lecture—Nova Montgomery—The Fabulous Featherweights

6:30-8:30 PM 
   IQA Quiltapalooza

 

FRIDAY, November 1

7:30 AM-5:30 PM 
   Onsite Enrollment Desk/Kiosks Open

8 AM-9 PM   
   Classes

8-9 AM  
   Lecture—Grace Errea—The Value of Value

8:45 AM-6 PM  
   Tour—Texas Quilt Museum and Shopping

9-10 AM  
   Lecture—Deborah Boschert—Captivating Compositions

10 AM-7 PM
 EXHIBITS OPEN

10 AM-Noon  
   Friday Sampler

10-11 AM  
   Lecture—Judy Gauthier—Unique Cutting Techniques & Color Optimization for Leftover Scraps

11 AM-Noon  
   Lecture—Nancy Goldsworthy—It Started with a Kitchen Drawer

Noon-2 PM 
   Luncheon/Lecture—Teresa Duryea Wong—Two Women Who Changed History—45 Years of Festival

2-3 PM  
   Lecture—Ebony Love—Converting Quilt Patterns for Die Cutting

3-4 PM   
   Lecture—Susan K. Cleveland—My Eclectic Quilt Pageant

4-5 PM
  Lecture—Pamela Damour—Running with Scissors

5-6 PM  
  Lecture—Marti  Michell—Machine Quilting in Sections

6-8 PM  
  Date Night Sampler

6-7 PM  
  Lecture—Teresa  Duryea Wong—American Cotton—Farm to Quilt

  

SATURDAY, November 2

7:30 AM-2 PM
  Onsite
Enrollment Desk/Kiosks Open

8 AM-5 PM
   Classes

8:45 AM-6:30 PM
  Tour—Texas  Quilt Museum and Festival Hill

9-10 AM 
  Lecture—Sue Nickels—Sue Nickels’ Favorite Tips for Successful Machine Quilting on the Home Sewing Machine

10 AM-7 PM 
  EXHIBITS  OPEN

10 AM-Noon 
  Saturday  Sampler

10-11 AM 
  Lecture—Cheryl  Sleboda—Not Your Grandmother’s Quilter—Be a Little Weird and Be a Better Quilter

11 AM-Noon 
  Lecture—Martha  Sielman—The Art Quilt Movement—Innovation & Change Over 50 Years

Noon-2 PM
  Luncheon/ Lecture—Progressive Reveal Luncheon—With a Little Help From My Friends—Charlotte Angotti, Kimberly Einmo, & Karen K. Stone

2-3 PM  
  Lecture—Katie  Fowler—Creative Wonderland—The Importance of the Looking Glass and the Rabbit Ho
le

3 PM  
   Magic  & Memories—45 Years of International Quilt Festival—Teresa Duryea Wong’s interview/book signing/Q&A with Karey Bresenhan & Nancy O’Bryant on the show floor

3-4 PM 
   Lecture—Pamela Damour—The Perfect Bag

4-5 PM  
  Lecture—Katie  Fowler—What Creativity Means—Maslow’s Hierarchy of Quilters’ Needs

4-5 PM
  Backstage  Pass Gathering with Ricky Tims

5:30-7 PM
  
Ricky Tims’ Concert Celebrating 45 Years of Festival

7-9:30 PM 
  Festival  After Hours

 

SUNDAY, November 3

8:30-10 AM
Onsite Enrollment Desk/Kiosks Open

9 AM-Noon 
   Classes

10 AM-4 PM
  EXHIBITS  OPEN

 

*Schedule subject to change