Books by the Instructors of the
2016 Quilter's Affair Workshops

in Sisters, Oregon

 

Books are listed in alphabetical order by the teacher's name.

Patterns, Rulers, & Notions for Quilter's Affair are listed here.

 

beyond neutral book by john adams

Beyond Neutral
by John Q. Adams

80 pages, color, soft cover,
from That Patchwork Places

Recommended for # 222

Join adventurous quilter John Q. Adams on a bold exploration of quilting color palettes. In these striking graphic designs, he draws inspiration from nature - wind, water, earth, leaf, sky, grass, lava, coral, and stone - to open up exciting new combinations of color and fabric. Includes 16 fabulous projects, suitable for all skill levels.

$24.99 [Add to Cart]

 

karla alexander stack shuffle and slide book

Stack, Shuffle & Slide
by Karla Alexander

Softcover, 80 pages, color,
from That Patchwork Place

(Not required for any classes.)

 

Find more of Karla's books here!

color strata quilts book by rob appell

Color Strata Quilts Book
by Rob Appell

46 pages, color, soft cover,
from Rob Appell Designs

Recommended for # 506

$19.99 [Add to Cart]

 

Find Rob's Endangered Species patterns here!

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Mixing Quilt Elements book by Kathy Doughty

Mixing Quilt Elements
by Kathy Doughty

**Available late April/early May**

128 pages + Pattern Pull-Outs, color, soft cover,
from Stash Books

Required for # 415-515

Discover your boundless potential as a quilter and learn to express yourself with creative, adventurous designs, all made achievable through step-by-step instructions. Shake up your approach with techniques you might not have tried, like English paper piecing, raw-edge machine appliqué, and improvisational piecing. With each chapter, Kathy gives a glimpse into her eclectic fabric pairings and signature style, empowering you to develop your own voice as a quilter.

$24.95 [Add to Cart]

 

Adding Layers book by Kathy Doughty

Adding Layers
by Kathy Doughty

128 pages + Pattern Pull-Outs, color, soft cover,
from Stash Books

Required for # 215-315

Quilts in their essence are layers of color, pattern, and imagination all working together to form an effective design. This book is your illustrated guide to developing an artful understanding of your quilting process. In its 15 original projects, you will be inspired to experiment with textiles, tools, and techniques. As you add these new "layers" of complexity into your designs, you'll discover added interest and depth in your quilting experience.

$24.95 [Add to Cart]

 

Quilting Modern Book

Quilting Modern
by Jacquie Gering & Katie Pedersen

Recommended for #s 109 & 509

143 pages, soft cover, color, from Interweave
Learn how to use improvisational techniques to make graphic, contemporary quilts and quilted projects. Explore seven core techniques and multiple projects using each technique--all presented with detailed instructions. Also included is step-by-step direction from Jacquie Gering and Katie Pedersen on tools, materials, and quilting basics, as well as expert advice on color and design. Quilting Modern is a field guide for quilters who strive to break free from tradition and yearn to explore improvisational work.

$26.95 [Add to Cart]

not your grandmothers log cabin quilt book baker nephew

Not Your Grandmother’s Log Cabin

Required for # 108

by Sara Nephew with Marci Baker
Simply amazing quilts that are amazingly simple!  Classic Log Cabin piecing will create unusual and gorgeous designs from simple to sophisticated.  Illustrated to guide you through each step of the project and full color throughout to inspire your own creations - start one today!

$29.95 [Add to Cart]

 

jaeger - adventrues in landscape quilting book

Adventures in Landscape Quilting Book
by June Jaeger

80 pages, color, paperback,
from Log Cabin Quiltworks

Optional for # 113-313

$24.95 [Add to Cart]

 

Find more of June Jaeger's patterns
& books here.

visual texture on fabric book lisa kerpoe

Visual Texture on Fabric
by Lisa Kerpoe

Recommended for # 107-207 (Lynn Koolish)

96 pages, color, soft cover, from C&T Publishing

$19.95 [Add to Cart]

 

fast fun & easy fabric dyeing

Fast, Fun, & Easy Fabric Dyeing
by Lynn Koolish

Recommended for # 307

Print-On-Demand & eBook available
from C&T Publishing

fat robin mariner's compass book & ruler

Fat Robin Mariner's Compass
Book & 60 degree Compass Ruler
by Robin Long

Required for #s 224-324, 424-524

Includes Fat Robin Ruler and 20 page instruction booklet for making 16 point mariner's compass blocks in 16 sizes (even sizes from 6"-36").  Instruction booklet includes 22"x34" pattern sheet with circle templates for block finishing and all size centers.

$39.95 [Add to Cart]

fat robin mariner's compass companion book by robin long

Fat Robin Compass Companion Book
by Robin Long

Required for #s 224-324, 424-524

Includes instructions for making Sunflower and Compass Sunflower blocks in 16 sizes (even sizes from 6"-36") and two patterns for 'jelly roll friendly' quilts.  Must have purchased original Fat Robin 60˚ Mariner's Compass Book and Ruler as Fat Robin Ruler is needed for construction.

$19.95 [Add to Cart]

(You need both of the "Skinny Robin" books, OR both of the "Fat Robin" books, not all 4.)

skinny robin mariner's compass book & ruler

Skinny Robin Mariner's Compass
Book & 45 degree Compass Ruler
by Robin Long

Required for #s 224-324, 424-524

Includes Skinny Robin Ruler and 20 page instruction booklet for making 16 point mariner's compass blocks in 16 sizes (even sizes from 6"-36").  Instruction booklet includes 22"x34" pattern sheet with circle templates for block finishing and all size centers.

$39.95 [Add to Cart]

skinny robin mariner's compass companion book by robin long

Skinny Robin Compass Companion Book
by Robin Long

Required for #s 224-324, 424-524

Includes instructions for making Sunflower and Compass Sunflower blocks in 16 sizes (even sizes from 6"-36") and two patterns for 'jelly roll friendly' quilts.  Must have purchased original Skinny Robin 45˚ Mariner's Compass Book and Ruler as Skinny Robin Ruler is needed for construction.

$19.95 [Add to Cart]

(You need both of the "Skinny Robin" books, OR both of the "Fat Robin" books, not all 4.)

 

hand appliqued quilts by tonye phillipsd quilts by tonye phillips

Hand Appliquéd Quilts
by Tonye Phillips

Recommended for # 326, 426, 526

Soft cover, 96 pages, color,
from C&T.

Recommended for #s 426, 526

Learn how to create templates and cut shapes, make half square triangle units and a sawtooth border. Master quilting basics such as marking, layering, and binding. Detailed directions are accompanied by many large, beautiful photos.

$16.95 [Add to Cart]

 

 

Cultural Fusion Quilts book by Sujata Shah

Cultural Fusion Quilts
by Sujata Shah

96 pages, color, soft cover,
from C&T Publishing

Required for #s 111, 211, 511

This collection of 15 quilts draws on handmade crafts from three continents to create a style that’s at once traditional and modern, artistic and practical. A simple stack, cut, shuffle, and stitch technique makes the sewing fun for quilters of any level. Perfection is not required! Author Sujata Shah provides alternate setting suggestions for each project, plus an inspiring photo gallery of the crafts that shaped her style. Making these quilts is the perfect way to expand your creative horizons.

$27.95 [Add to Cart]

 

Sue Spargo Creative Stitching

Creative Stitching
by Sue Spargo

Required for #s 110-310

Recommended for #s 123, 223
(Anna Bates)

168 pages, color, soft cover, spiral bound

Book: $32.95 [Add to Cart]

(Click here to find more books & patterns
by Sue Spargo)

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Free Motion Quilting Book

Free-Motion Quilting
with Angela Walters

Recommended for #s
116, 117, 216, 217, 316, 317, 416, 517

118 pages, color, soft cover,
from Stash Books

$22.95 [Add to Cart]

 

Modern Quilting

In The Studio
with Angela Walters

Recommended for #s
116, 117, 216, 217, 316, 317, 416, 517

127 pages, soft cover, color,
from Stash Books

$22.95 [Add to Cart]

 

Fanciful Stitches colorful quilts book wasilowski

Fanciful Stitches, Colorful Quilts
by Laura Wasilowski

64 pages, color, soft cover, from C&T Publishing

Optional for #s 112, 212, 312, 412, 512

$19.95 [Add to Cart]

intuitive color and design book by jean wells

Intuitive Color & Design
by Jean Wells

96 pages, color, soft cover
from C&T Publishing.

Recommended for # 227-327

$27.95: [Add To Cart]

(Click here to find more books by Jean Wells)

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journey to inspired quilting book by Jean wells

Journey to Inspired Art Quilting
by Jean Wells

Recommended for # 227-327

Softcover, 112 pages, color, from C&T Publishing.

$29.95: [Add To Cart]

 

 

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