2012 Southern New Mexico Festival of Quilts.


The time has come, the walrus said… time to book, and share 3 days (or just one day) with me.

We laugh a lot, learn a lot and give a lot.

First National Bank Presents

The Southern New Mexico Festival of Quilts

Featuring   Pam Holland

Save the Date!!!

Otero County Fairgrounds – Alamogordo, N.M.  June 21, 22 & 23, 2012

Reserve your class today!!!

(Download and complete the form “2012 SNM Festival Inside” -  fax to 575-437-1631)

Download 2012 SNM Festival Brochure Front-2

Download 2012 SNM Festival Inside psd-1

Download 2012 Pam Holland 8X10-2

The community of Alamogordo is gearing up for an exciting time celebrating their Third annual  Southern New Mexico Festival of Quilts- “Celebrating New Mexico”

Pam Holland of Australia is one of our nations’ top five quilters and is featured on The Quilt Show as the traveling quilter under Word Video’s.  Back by popular demand, Pam will return to Alamogordo to host a three day extravaganza.  Festivities begin with the vendors set up and classes on Thursday June 21, 2012.

Award winning Pam Holland, quilt teacher, designer is coming to Alamogordo, New Mexico to present three days of quilt classes and a dinner lecture.

Be prepared to be challenged and entertained by Pam while expanding your skills and quilting horizons.  Travel the world with Pam as she shares her travels and adventures through

photos and  learn how her travels inspire her quilt design.

Visit our terrific vendors with assorted textiles, notions, candles, crafts, pottery,

metal works, patterns, templates, fabrics and more……

Food Court

Offering assorted drinks, tacos, nachos, hotdogs and

notoriously delicious green chili cheeseburgers!

Quilts will be on display -  People’s Choice Award will be selected by attendees.

Entry fee $ 5.00

Proceeds benefit – Alamogordo Public Library – Children’s Division with a percentage of the proceeds benefitting  Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library – Otero County .



Quilt Display

Food Court – Friday and Saturday

Classes – Thursday, Friday and Saturday

Dinner Lecture – Wednesday Evening

People’s Choice Award

Antique Cars

Full Day Classes

Thursday – June 21, 2012

9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Thread Painting Made Easy

Cost: $ 100.00

Friday – June 22, 2012

9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Textile Art Quilting

Cost $ 100.00


Half Day Classes

Saturday – June 23, 2012

9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Alamogordo Star

Cost $ 50.00

Saturday – June 23, 2012

1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Free Motion – Illustration

Cost $ 50.00

Dinner Lecture

Tia Lupe’s

Authentic Mexican Restaurant

Cost: $ 16.00 – Reservations Required – Buffet  includes:

Red or Green Cheese Enchiladas, Taco’s, Flauta’s, Chicken Strips, Beans, Rice, Salad, Drink

Visions and Dreams and Whisperings of Things Unknown

Wednesday – June 20, 2012

6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.,

Your meal is included if you register for all classes

Order one of Pam Holland’s exclusively designed patterns, created specifically for

Southern New Mexico Festival of Quilts Charity

Available only through this event

Pattern – Cost $ 10.00

(Proceeds benefit Children’s Charities)

Vendors Schedule: June 21, 22 & 23, 2012

Thursday June 21- Early student registration and preview (students only) 2:00 to 4:00

Friday June 22, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Saturday June 23, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

To register for class or to ask about participating as a vendor visit


Visit Pam Holland’s blog spot for class information and supply lists

Contact Information

Lorraine (Rainee) Mackewich

First National Bank

414 Tenth Street

Alamogordo, N.M. 88310





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