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A Mountain Quiltfest

A Mountain Quiltfest in Pigeon ForgeA Mountain Quiltfest,™ with annual attendance of more than 20,000 visitors, celebrates its 19th year March 19 - 22, 2014.

Instructors, vendors and sponsors attend this annual event and answer your quilt questions. Enjoy a special showing of quilts and shop for unique items prior to the official public opening. Quiltfest offers the unique opportunity to see not only creative quilts by highly talented quilters, but also an opportunity to attend classes and lectures taught by some of the nation's most recognizable names. Pigeon Forge’s own "A Mountain Quiltfest" is the official name of a quilt show. A Mountain Quiltfest™ is a beautiful display of quilts from all over the country. Come and admire all of the hard work and creativity put in to these incredible quilts.

The Professional and Challenge Quilts will be displayed at Smoky Mountain Convention Center. Quilters compete in more than 10 categories for over $18,000 in cash prizes. All other quilt categories will be on display at Music Road Convention Center.

No matter what your quilt making level is, there is something for everyone. More than 75 quilting classes are offered and online registration has begun. Registration is required for those who wish to fully participate in every aspect of the Mountain Quiltfest event. Web users interested in registering must do so at the official site for Mountain Quiltfest.

A Mountain Quiltfest™ is produced by the City of Pigeon Forge and co-hosted by Piecemakers and the Sevier Valley Quilters Guild. For all other questions or concerns regarding Quiltfest, please call the Pigeon Forge Special Events Office at (865) 429-7350; or you may visit the official site of Mountain Quiltfest.

Organizers have made special arrangements for Quiltfest students to participate in a FREE shuttle service sponsored by FUN TIME TROLLEY which continuously operates between all official Quiltfest-related sites and classrooms beginning at 8:00 a.m. each day.

March 18, 2014
Class #1  8:30 am - 4:00 pm | Crab Apples - $65 - All levels Bonnie Hunter
Class #2  8:30 am - 4:00 pm | Checks and Chicks - $65 - All levels Kay England
Class #3  8:30 am - 4:00 pm | Hunter Star-Variable Hunter Star - $65 - Skilled Beginner and above Jan Krentz
Class #4  8:30 am - 4:00 pm | Double Square - $65 - Experienced Beginner/Intermediate Jo Morton
Class #5  8:30 am - 4:00 pm | Flower Power - $65 - All levels - Eleanor Burns
Class #6  8:30 am - 4:00 pm | Quilting for Beginners - $65 - Beginner - Bonnie Goolsby
Class #7  8:30 am - 11:30 am | Whirl-A-Gig - $40 - All levels - Klaudeen Hansen
Class #8  1:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Leaf Collections - $40 - All levels - Klaudeen Hansen
Class #9  8:30 am - 4:00 pm | Painting Images with Dyes - $130 (2 day class) - All levels Hollis Chatelain
Class #10 8:30 am - 4:00 pm | Radiant Feathered Star - $130 (2 day class) - Intermediate Marsha McCloskey


March 19, 2014
Class #11  8:30 am - 4:00 pm | Jamestown Landing - $65 - All levels  - Bonnie Hunter
Class #12  8:30 am - 4:00 pm | Civil War Quilts - $65 - All levels - Kay England
Class #13  8:30 am - 4:00 pm | Love That Lone Star (Lone Star Basics) - $65 - Advanced Beginner and Above - Jan Krentz
Class #14  8:30 am - 4:00 pm | Effie’s Baskets - $65 - Beginner to Intermediate - Jo Morton
Class #15  8:30 am - 4:00 pm | Round Table Topper - $65 - All levels - Klaudeen Hansen
Class #16  8:30 am - 4:00 pm | Braid - $65 - All levels - Eleanor Burns
Class #17  8:30 am - 11:30 am | The Finished Quilt - $40 - All levels - Bonnie Goolsby
Class #18  1:00 pm - 8:30 pm | Scrappy Mariner’s Compass - $65 - All levels - Cindy Blackberg
Class #19  5:30 pm - 8:30 pm | Playing with Jacks - $40 - All levels - Bonnie Hunter
Class #20  5:30 pm - 8:30 pm | Cutwork For A Quilt - $40 - Intermediate - Bonnie Goolsby
Class #21  5:30 pm - 8:30 pm | Swirling Stars - $40 - All levels - Ann Drothler
Class #22  5:30 pm - 8:30 pm | Vintage Holiday - $40 - Beginner to Intermediate - Jo Morton
Class #23  5:30 pm - 8:30 pm | Lessons Machine Piecing: The Ohio Star - $40 - All levels - Marsha McCloskey
Class #24  6:00 pm - 8:00 pm | Quilts and Techniques Lecture (Dinner) - $40 - Lecture/Dinner- Jan Krentz


March 20, 2014
Class #25  8:30 am - 4:00 pm | Smith Mountain Morning - $65 - All levels - Bonnie Hunter
Class #26  8:30 am - 4:00 pm | Journey to Jericho - $65 - Confident beginner/advanced - Kay England
Class #27  8:30 am - 4:00 pm | Quick Rolling Star - $65 - Skilled Beginner and above - Jan Krentz
Class #28  8:30 am - 4:00 pm | Richmond - $65 - Beginner to Intermediate - Jo Morton
Class #29  8:30 am - 4:00 pm | Massachusetts Crown and Crown - $65 - Beginner to Intermediate -Marsha McCloskey
Class #30  8:30 am - 4:00 pm | Double Four Patch - $65 - All levels - Eleanor Burns
Class #31  8:30 am - 4:00 pm | Poke Berry Baskets - $65 - All Levels - Cindy Blackberg
Class #32  8:30 am - 4:00 pm | Modern Boston Commons - $65 - All Levels -Klaudeen Hansen
Class #33  8:30 am - 11:30 am | How Charming Table Topper - $40 - All Levels - Ann Drothler
Class #34  8:30 am - 11:30 am | Electric Quilt - $40 - All Levels - Bonnie Goolsby
Class #35  9:00 am - 11:00 am | Influences of Africa Lecture (Brunch) - $40 - Lecture/Brunch - Hollis Chatelain
Class #36  1:00 pm - 8:30 pm | Quilt Line as the Third Design Aspect - $65 - All Levels- Hollis Chatelain
Class #37  1:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Positively Negative - $40 - All - Bonnie Goolsby
Class #38  5:30 pm - 8:30 pm | Plates, Wedges, and More - $40 - All levels -Kay England
Class #39  5:30 pm - 8:30 pm | Jack’s Chain - $40 - Intermediate - Bonnie Goolsby
Class #40  5:30 pm - 8:30 pm | Kylee’s Kite - $40 - All levels - Ann Drothler
Class #41  5:30 pm - 8:30 pm | Win A Quilt Top - $40 - All - Klaudeen Hansen
Class #42  6:00 pm - 9:00 pm | Block Party Lecture Dinner - $40 - Lecture/Dinner - Marsha McCloskey


March 21, 2014
Class #43  8:30 am - 4:00 pm | Double Dozen - $65 - All levels - Kay England
Class #44  8:30 am - 4:00 pm | Understanding Value to Enhance Color - $65 - All - Hollis Chatelain
Class #45  8:30 am - 4:00 pm | Miniature Piecing - $65 - Beginning to Intermediate - Marsha McCloskey
Class #46  8:30 am - 4:00 pm | Hole In the Wall - $65 - All - Eleanor Burns
Class #47  8:30 am - 11:30 am | Boxy Star Workshop - $40 - All levels - Bonnie Hunter
Class #48  8:30 am - 11:30 am | Hand Pieced Charm Quilts - $40 - All Levels - Cindy Blackberg
Class #49  8:30 am - 11:30 am | Where Is the Nine Patch - $40 - All - Klaudeen Hansen
Class #50  9:00 am - 11:00 am | Decorating with Quilts Lecture Brunch - $40 - Lecture/Brunch - Jo Morton
Class #51  1:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Scrappy Trips Around the World - $40 - All levels - Bonnie Hunter
Class #52  1:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Autumn Crossing - $40 - Beginner to Intermediate - Jo Morton
Class #53  1:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Patio Lights - $40 - All levels - Klaudeen Hansen
Class #54  4:30 pm - 6:30 pm | Show and Tell Dinner - $30 - All
Class #55  8:30 am - 4:00 pm | Rainbow Split Broken Star - $130 (2 day class) - Advanced beginner to intermediate and above - Jan Krentz


March 22, 2014
Class #56  8:30 am - 4:00 pm | Jared Takes A Wife - $65 - All levels - Bonnie Hunter
Class #57  8:30 am - 4:00 pm | Scrap Mania - $65 - Confident beginner/advanced - Kay England
Class #58  8:30 am - 4:00 pm | Upcycle Your Jeans Into Art - $65 - Intermediate - Hollis Chatelain
Class #59  8:30 am - 4:00 pm | Prairie Flowers - $65 - Beginner to Intermediate - Jo Morton
Class #60  8:30 am - 4:00 pm | Pieced Borders - $65 - All levels - Marsha McCloskey
Class #61  8:30 am - 4:00 pm | Railroad Crossing - $65 - Intermediate - Cindy Blackberg
Class #62  8:30 am - 11:30 am | Double Arrow Points - $40 - All levels - Klaudeen Hansen
Class #63  1:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Fall Corn Maze - $40 - All levels - Klaudeen Hansen
Class #64  8:30 am - 11:30 am | Learn to Paper Piece - $40 - All levels - Bonnie Goolsby
Class #65  1:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Cathedral Star - $40 - All levels - Bonnie Goolsby
Class #66  7:00 pm - 9:00 pm | The Quilt Improvement Show Lecture - $20 - Lecture - Eleanor Burns