When is Quilter's Affair and Quilt Show in 2024?

Quilter's Affair will run July 8-12, 2024. Sisters Outdoor Quilt Show will be July 13th in 2024.

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When does class registration open? January 10th, 2024 at 10am PST.

How does registration work?

Online Registration opens for all workshops, lectures, events at 10:00 am PST,  January 10, 2024, on All registration is online only. No registrations will be taken via mail, e-mail, paper (walk-in), or fax. 
Our registration system requires all students to create a Stitchin' Post customer account before completing checkout. You may create your account before registration to save time. If you already have an account, please make sure all of the information, especially your email address is correct. If your email address has changed, you will need to update it or create a new account.
Please note: As of 2023 we have combined Quilter's Affair and Stitchin' Post websites. Your old QA account will not work on the Stitchin' Post website. You must use your existing Stitchin' Post account or create a new one.
QA class information is available to browse starting December 27th, 2023, but classes will be listed as “Sold Out” until registration opens January 10th, 2024.
All classes are filled on a first come, first served basis. Putting a class in your shopping cart does not guarantee you a seat - the seat is not yours until your order has been charged and processed. You may only purchase classes for yourself - friends must register separately. 
Once a class fills, a waitlist will be turned on. If a seat opens up, the first person on the waitlist will be emailed. You will have 48 hours to respond, after that, the next person on the waitlist will be sent an email.
Any communication in reference to registration must be directed to Lawry Thorn by email: 

What time do classes start and end?

Full day classes run from 8:30 am to 3:30 pm with a lunch break at 11:30. Our new half day classes are held from 8:30 - 11:30 or 12:30 - 3:30. Susie Zietner's classes are held 9:30-11:30.

Where do the classes take place?

At Sisters High School: 1700 W McKinney Butte Rd, Sisters, OR 97759 excepting Suzie Zietner's classes which are held at her studio. 

Do I need to buy a kit for my class?

Look at your class description of information. Some teachers require kits that will be purchased directly from them. Some teachers provide supplies, but require a kit fee. We will also have kits, as well as starter bundles and rolls available. 

Participants will receive an email with a link to the supply lists for the class at the time of registration. 

Where can I get a supply list for my class?

Find a link to the supply list in the class description.You will also receive the supply list once you complete your class registration.

What about lunches?

Lunches are available for purchase here. You can also purchase lunch the day of class through the Marguerite Cafe hosted by the Sisters PEO. All proceeds go towards scholarships for women in the Sisters Community.  

Where can I rent a sewing machine?

For sewing machine rentals, please contact Bill at Cynthia's Sewing Center in Bend, Oregon:  Or go directly to their website.

Who do I contact if I have questions about Quilter's Affair?

The most efficient method is an email to  Lawry has a large volume of emails to process so it may be a few days before you hear anything from her.  Stay patient as she will get your message answered as soon as possible.  Please do not call the Stitchin Post as they will only refer you to email Lawry.

Do you have a waitlist for sold out classes?

Yes!  Once a class fills, a waitlist will be turned on. If a seat opens up, the first person on the waitlist will be emailed. After being notified you will have 48 hours to purchase the class, after that, the next person on the waitlist will be sent an invitation.

What is your cancelation policy?

If you cancel by May 31, 2024, a refund will be issued. After May 31, there are no refunds.

When can I expect to hear back from you?

Shortly after your registration is processed and your credit card is charged, you will receive an email receipt. You will also receive a second email with the link to download the class supply list(s).

Where is my confirmation email?

Sometimes our emails end up in junk mail folders - please remember to check there if you don't receive a receipt within 30 minutes or so.

What day is the Sisters Outdoor Quilt Show?

SOQS is on Saturday, July 13, 2024.  For further information, please go to  The website will have the most up-to-date information.

Where can I purchase tickets for the Sunday Walking Tour?

Do QA students get a discount?

Yes. Those registered for a class will receive a 10% discount at both the student and downtown Stitchin' Post stores the week of Quilter's Affair (July 8th - 12th, 2024). Discount is valid in-store only and some limitations apply. You must have name tag to receive discount.