Event Calendar

  • June 22- 24th  Mesquite Quilt Show    http://mesquitequiltguildinc.com/

  • KAREN’S BLOCK OF THE MONTH CLASS JUNE 26   MONDAY  9am-NOON   Block of the MONTH … For the Beginners and already quilter’s…  $25 fee… Supplies separate…  *every month for 12 months…  to completion of quilt!!! Description: this CLASS is teaching you different techniques to complete 1 block for each month. ( *If you are just starting this Block of the Month… we will catch you up at your convenience.)   You need: Thread to seam to match your fabric… Sewing machine is required… In December… we will have a FREE class to complete your top!  All twelve blocks will be sewn, with or without sashing or borders… When you have finished sewing your blocks together.. we will help you bind your quilt.  Anyone who has not completed in one class… Gets a la mode classes!!! So you can come back and finish at your next convenient time to complete.   BEFORE CHRISTMAS!

  • JUNE 27th  TUESDAY  Karens Grid Class  Monday 9am-4pm   For the Beginners and already quilter’s…  Grid class 50.00   Supplies separate. Make a baby quilt or a throw size… Learn from beginning to completion. Description: We will be using our fusible GRID method… Charm packs are suggested… 3 makes a great throw size.  Or you can cut your size squares from yardage.  We also have word panels to complete the touching gift you are wanting to make!  (NOTE:  Larger tops need to be completed by a Long arm Quilter… )   You need: Thread to seam and top stitch to match your fabric… Sewing machine is required… When you have finished sewing your blocks together to complete your top… it’s time to bind your quilt.  Anyone who has not completed in one class… Gets a la mode classes!!! So you can come back and finish at your next convenient time to complete.  Walking foot is needed for this class.

  • JULY 1st   SATURDAY  Karens Grid Class  Monday 9am-4pm   For the Beginners and already quilter’s…  Grid class 50.00   Supplies separate. Make a baby quilt or a throw size… Learn from beginning to completion. Description: We will be using our fusible GRID method… Charm packs are suggested… 3 makes a great throw size.  Or you can cut your size squares from yardage.  We also have word panels to complete the touching gift you are wanting to make!  (NOTE:  Larger tops need to be completed by a Long arm Quilter… )   You need: Thread to seam and top stitch to match your fabric… Sewing machine is required… When you have finished sewing your blocks together to complete your top… it’s time to bind your quilt.  Anyone who has not completed in one class… Gets a la mode classes!!! So you can come back and finish at your next convenient time to complete.  Walking foot is needed for this class.

  • WE WILL BE CLOSED ON JULY 4TH!!!!!!!!!!!!!
  • JULY 6    THURSDAY  9am-4pm    MAKE A MEMORY QUILT!    For the Beginners and already quilter’s…  Lunch included in $50 fee… Supplies separate.  NEED TO DIG OUT THOSE PICTURES… we will help you get them sized and set onto muslin at Hangin T before class… Then we will complete you a Memory quilt for you or a loved one.  NOTE:  Larger tops need to be completed by a Longarm Quilter…  Mistey can do it for you!  We can give you a quote!  Learn from beginning to completion.

  • JULY 7-8  “FORGET ME NOT” EVENING – FRIDAY THRU SATURDAY SLUMBER PARTY!  MOM AND ME TIME! Or Grandma and me!  This is a night to remember!  Come in at 5pm Friday AND stay til Saturday at 5pm… spend the night in your PJ’s…eat popcorn… stay up late and eat more, talk and giggle and have a slumber party!  In the morning after breakfast… take a Grandma / Mom and daughter class to make a quilt together!  One of a kind!  This class will go until 5pm on Saturday… Dinner!  Breakfast! And Lunch!  YOU GET: 3 Meals for 2, overnight stay for 2, supplies and a quilt included for ONLY $300 for a weekend of a lifetime of memories!  This is open to ONLY 5 people with a daughter or granddaughter!  Sign up today!  You will love your weekend!  *Supplies to make quilt:  2 yards GRID – 2 yards backing – batting – 3 charm packs – words (optional) $100 / Dinner on Friday on us / breakfast and lunch on us… MAXIMUM OF 10!  5 COUPLES – child and mother or grandmother…

  • July 10 & 11  MONDAY AND TUESDAY  9am-4pm  THE CAKE RECIPE / LAYER CAKE CLASS      For the Beginners and already quilter’s…   $75 fee FOR BOTH CLASSES 2 FULL DAYS… Supplies separate.  Make a throw size… Learn from beginning to completion.  (A brief description of this class… You will need a choice of one of the four Moda Cake Mix Recipe booklets… Cake Mix Recipe #4. Piecing Made Easy! Each Cake Mix Pad with 45 recipe cards will make 360, 3-3/4″ x 3-3/4″ finished half square triangles. Paper Piecing. Foundation Piecing. Each one is different…  To make your top:  Choose from 4.  You also need a layer cake. Plus 3 ½ -4 yd. complimentary solid/like fabric…  You will need sashing fabric to match, batting and backing… and a few other supplies to complete your top! Bring thread, pins, scissors, seam ripper, sewing machine and a walking foot.  (if you are cutting your own… please bring a ruler and rotary cutter with a sharp blade.  All these supplies are available at Home a la mode.  Please do not go to another shop to purchase. ) Thank you!

  • July 13-16th  An Affair of the Heart/ Tulsa OK…  http://www.heartoftulsa.com/heartoftulsa/

  • July 20-22          Grand Lake O Cherokee Quilt Guild Show

  • KAREN’S BLOCK OF THE MONTH CLASS JULY 24   MONDAY  9am-NOON   Block of the MONTH … For the Beginners and already quilter’s…  $25 fee… Supplies separate…  *every month for 12 months…  to completion of quilt!!! Description: this CLASS is teaching you different techniques to complete 1 block for each month. ( *If you are just starting this Block of the Month… we will catch you up at your convenience.)   You need: Thread to seam to match your fabric… Sewing machine is required… In December… we will have a FREE class to complete your top!  All twelve blocks will be sewn, with or without sashing or borders… When you have finished sewing your blocks together.. we will help you bind your quilt.  Anyone who has not completed in one class… Gets a la mode classes!!! So you can come back and finish at your next convenient time to complete.   BEFORE CHRISTMAS! )   

  • July 28th & 29th   Bonham Shop Hop 

  • JULY 31 & AUG 1 & 2  MONDAY / TUESDAY / WEDNESDAY   9am to 4pm KAREN’S CROSS CLASS  “Lift High the CROSS” –  CLASS is a 2-3 day class Don’t worry if Tuesday doesn’t work for you… We will have any other day you need during the week OPEN for your 2nd or 3rd  class… Your choice of the week… For the Beginners and already quilter’s…  Lunch included and 2 full days in $75 fee PLUS Kit fee $75 for top only does not include batting, backing, thread and binding.   Learn from beginning to completion.  This class is a ONE OF A KIND!!!

  • AUG 7-8  MONDAY and TUESDAY 9am-4pm   KAREN’S BULLSEYE QUILT CLASS     Start off with 1 layer cake and add a few circles, cut flip and amazing things happen!… For the Beginners and already quilter’s…  Lunch included in $75 fee… Supplies separate.  Make an amazing throw!!!  Learn from beginning to completion.

  • August 10-12th   Plano Quilt Show    http://www.qgplano.org/cgi-bin/membership.cgi?Page=QP2017

  • KAREN’S BLOCK OF THE MONTH CLASS  AUGUST 21   MONDAY  9am-NOON   Block of the MONTH … For the Beginners and already quilter’s…  $25 fee… Supplies separate…  *every month for 12 months…  to completion of quilt!!! Description: this CLASS is teaching you different techniques to complete 1 block for each month. ( *If you are just starting this Block of the Month… we will catch you up at your convenience.)   You need: Thread to seam to match your fabric… Sewing machine is required… In December… we will have a FREE class to complete your top!  All twelve blocks will be sewn, with or without sashing or borders… When you have finished sewing your blocks together.. we will help you bind your quilt.  Anyone who has not completed in one class… Gets a la mode classes!!! So you can come back and finish at your next convenient time to complete.   BEFORE CHRISTMAS!

  • Aug 23 – 26 2017  Arlington Convention  Arlington, TX  Original Sewing & Quilt Expo      Website: www.sewingexpo.com   

  • AUG 28  MONDAY 9am-noon   KAREN’S PILLOWCASE CLASS    For the Beginners and already quilter’s…  $40 CLASS FEE *INCLUDES FABRIC FOR PILLOWCASE!!!  Everyone needs and luvs their pillow!  Make gifts for Christmas!  Also learn HOW TO make a traveling pillowcase for those on the road!  Learn from beginning to completion.

  • SEPT  7 –  SHADES OF TEXAS BIENNIAL QUILT SHOW – CROSSROADS TO TEXAS QUILT GUILD – KILLEEN CIVIC & CONFERENCE CENTER

  • Sept. 14-17  2017 Capital of Texas Quiltfest

  • Sept 18  MONDAY  9am-NOON   APPLIQUE MADE EASY  Class fee $35 includes fabric and supplies to learn applique technique by machine or by hand… We will make a 14×14 square to make top of a pillowcase or use it in a quilt.

  • Sept 21-23, 2017 San Antonio Quilt Show. Salute to Texas… 19th Annual Greater San Antonio Quilt Show…”STAR GAZING”

  • KAREN’S BLOCK OF THE MONTH CLASS  SEPT 25   MONDAY  9am-NOON   Block of the MONTH … For the Beginners and already quilter’s…  $25 fee… Supplies separate…  *every month for 12 months…  to completion of quilt!!! Description: this CLASS is teaching you different techniques to complete 1 block for each month. ( *If you are just starting this Block of the Month… we will catch you up at your convenience.)   You need: Thread to seam to match your fabric… Sewing machine is required… In December… we will have a FREE class to complete your top!  All twelve blocks will be sewn, with or without sashing or borders… When you have finished sewing your blocks together.. we will help you bind your quilt.  Anyone who has not completed in one class… Gets a la mode classes!!! So you can come back and finish at your next convenient time to complete.   BEFORE CHRISTMAS!

  • OCT 9 & 10 (COLUMBUS DAY)  MONDAY & TUESDAY  9am-4pm   KAREN’S TEE SHIRT  CLASS   For the Beginners and already quilter’s…  Lunch included in $75 fee… Supplies separate.  Make a baby quilt or a throw size or larger…  Learn from beginning to completion.  *BRING IN THOSE TEE SHIRTS YOU HAVE BEEN SAVING TO MAKE THAT MEMORY QUILT… DESCRIPTION… pick out the tee shirts you want to put into your quilt.  We will use our “Ultra weft” to stabilize your shirts… then design your top!  You need: Thread to seam and top stitch to match your fabric… Sewing machine is required… When you have finished sewing your blocks together.. you can bind your quilt.  Walking foot is needed for this class.

  • October 12th-14th, 2017   COMMON THREADS QUILT SHOW    GAINESVILLE

  • KAREN’S BLOCK OF THE MONTH CLASS OCT 16   MONDAY  9am-NOON   Block of the MONTH … For the Beginners and already quilter’s…  $25 fee… Supplies separate…  *every month for 12 months…  to completion of quilt!!! Description: this CLASS is teaching you different techniques to complete 1 block for each month. ( *If you are just starting this Block of the Month… we will catch you up at your convenience.)   You need: Thread to seam to match your fabric… Sewing machine is required… In December… we will have a FREE class to complete your top!  All twelve blocks will be sewn, with or without sashing or borders… When you have finished sewing your blocks together.. we will help you bind your quilt.  Anyone who has not completed in one class… Gets a la mode classes!!! So you can come back and finish at your next convenient time to complete.   BEFORE CHRISTMAS!

  • OCT 19-22   An Affair of the Heart Arts & Crafts Show / OKC  OK

  • OCT 31-November 5,   HOUSTON  QUILT  FESTIVAL  Houston International Quilt Show 

  • KAREN’S BLOCK OF THE MONTH CLASS NOV 13   MONDAY  9am-NOON   Block of the MONTH …  FOR THOSE THAT WANT TO COMPLETE THEIR DEC. BLOCK… WE WILL CONTINUE TODAY TO DO DECEMBER BLOCK ALSO… THEN ON NOV 14, IT’S FREE!!!   FINISH YOUR Block of the MONTH QUILT…   $0 CLASS fee…Supplies separate… complete your quilt!  NOW THAT YOU HAVE COMPLETED YOUR 12 BLOCKS FOR THE YEAR…  LET’S COMPLETE YOUR QUILT!  Description:  PUT TOGETHER YOUR BLOCKS TO COMPLETE YOUR TOP!  SASHINGS, BORDERS, ETC… CAN BE ADDED TO COMPLETE YOUR QUILT TOP!  You need: Thread to seam to match your fabric… Sewing machine is required…!  All twelve blocks will be sewn, with or without sashing or borders… When you have finished sewing your blocks together.. we will help you bind your quilt.  Anyone who has not completed in one class… Gets a la mode classes!!! So you can come back and finish at your next convenient time to complete.   BEFORE CHRISTMAS! J THIS WILL GIVE YOU TIME TO GET TO A QUILTER TO QUILT BEFORE CHRISTMAS.  PLEASE LET US KNOW IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO COMPLETE IN November… SO MISTEY CAN LONG ARM QUILT YOUR QUILT FOR A CHRISTMAS COMPLETION.  NAMES WILL BE TURNED INTO MISTEY TO HOLD YOUR SPOT AND TIME.  $25 fee FOR EACH MONTH IN 2018… Supplies separate, KIT IS $10.99…  Description: this CLASS is teaching you different techniques to complete 1 block for each month. ( *If you are just starting this Block of the Month… we will START you FOR NEXT YEAR… NEW BLOCK OF THE MONTH FOR 2018.)   You need: Thread to seam to match your fabric… Sewing machine is required… In December… we will have a FREE class to complete your top!  All twelve blocks will be sewn, with or without sashing or borders… When you have finished sewing your blocks together.. we will help you bind your quilt.  Anyone who has not completed in one class… Gets a la mode classes!!! So you can come back and finish at your next convenient time to complete.   BEFORE CHRISTMAS!

  • NOV 16-19    An Affair of the Heart Arts & Crafts Show / Tulsa,OK 

  •  KAREN’S BLOCK OF THE MONTH CLASS * FOR THOSE THAT MISSED Nov 13…KAREN’S BLOCK OF THE MONTH CLASS NOV 27   MONDAY  9am-NOON   Block of the MONTH …  FOR THOSE THAT WANT TO COMPLETE THEIR DEC. BLOCK… WE WILL CONTINUE TODAY TO DO DECEMBER BLOCK ALSO… THEN ON NOV 28, IT’S FREE!!!   FINISH YOUR Block of the MONTH QUILT…   $0 CLASS fee…Supplies separate… complete your quilt!  NOW THAT YOU HAVE COMPLETED YOUR 12 BLOCKS FOR THE YEAR…  LET’S COMPLETE YOUR QUILT!  Description:  PUT TOGETHER YOUR BLOCKS TO COMPLETE YOUR TOP!  SASHINGS, BORDERS, ETC… CAN BE ADDED TO COMPLETE YOUR QUILT TOP!  You need: Thread to seam to match your fabric… Sewing machine is required…!  All twelve blocks will be sewn, with or without sashing or borders… When you have finished sewing your blocks together.. we will help you bind your quilt.  Anyone who has not completed in one class… Gets a la mode classes!!! So you can come back and finish at your next convenient time to complete.   BEFORE CHRISTMAS! J THIS WILL GIVE YOU TIME TO GET TO A QUILTER TO QUILT BEFORE CHRISTMAS.  PLEASE LET US KNOW IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO COMPLETE IN November… SO MISTEY CAN LONG ARM QUILT YOUR QUILT FOR A CHRISTMAS COMPLETION.  NAMES WILL BE TURNED INTO MISTEY TO HOLD YOUR SPOT AND TIME.  $25 fee FOR EACH MONTH IN 2018… Supplies separate, KIT IS $10.99…  Description: this CLASS is teaching you different techniques to complete 1 block for each month. ( *If you are just starting this Block of the Month… we will START you FOR NEXT YEAR… NEW BLOCK OF THE MONTH FOR 2018.)   You need: Thread to seam to match your fabric… Sewing machine is required… In December… we will have a FREE class to complete your top!  All twelve blocks will be sewn, with or without sashing or borders… When you have finished sewing your blocks together.. we will help you bind your quilt.  Anyone who has not completed in one class… Gets a la mode classes!!! So you can come back and finish at your next convenient time to complete.   BEFORE CHRISTMAS!

  • DEC 4    MONDAY  9am-4pm   Quilt as you go Placemat CLASS  For the Beginners and already quilter’s…  Lunch included in $50 fee for class… Kit for placemat is additional $20 plus fabric… (this kit includes 4 placemats!) MAKE SPECIAL PLACEMATS FOR CHRISTMAS! Learn from beginning to completion. *DESCRIPTION… THIS IS A Quilt as you go placemat technique… The kit contains everything but your choice of fabric and thread to seam your fabric… Sewing machine is required… Walking foot is helpful!!!

  • DEC 11 & 12  MONDAY & TUESDAY  9am-4pm  CAKE MIX RECIPE / LAYER CAKE  For the Beginners and already quilter’s…   $75 fee FOR BOTH CLASSES 2 FULL DAYS… Supplies separate.  Make a throw size… Learn from beginning to completion.  (A brief description of this class… You will need a choice of one of the four Moda Cake Mix Recipe booklets… Cake Mix Recipe #4. Piecing Made Easy! Each Cake Mix Pad with 45 recipe cards will make 360, 3-3/4″ x 3-3/4″ finished half square triangles. Paper Piecing. Foundation Piecing. Each one is different…  To make your top:  Choose from 4.  You also need a layer cake. Plus 3 ½ -4 yd. complimentary solid/like fabric…  You will need sashing fabric to match, batting and backing… and a few other supplies to complete your top! Bring thread, pins, scissors, seam ripper, sewing machine and a walking foot.  (if you are cutting your own… please bring a ruler and rotary cutter with a sharp blade.  All these supplies are available at Home a la mode.  Please do not go to another shop to purchase. ) Thank you!

    HAVE A VERY MERRY CHRISTMAS AND A BLESSED NEW YEAR!!!

                                      Karen, Jim, Brenda, & Sue