• The work area features a fully-equipped kitchen. Groups will often appoint one person to make or bring one meal to share -- easy peasy! For those who prefer to venture out, we have provided a resource directory in the workroom. (Did you know Portland is one of the nation's top culinary destinations?)

  • Kitchen appliances include: oven, stove, microwave, fridge/freezer, electric coffee maker, blender, hand mixer and crock pot. Dishware, utensils cookware provided. If you prefer not to wash dishes, you need to bring your own paper products

  • Coffee and tea

  • An overflow fridge is available should you need it

  • Complimentary WiFi available

  • Linens and towels provided

  • Central heating and air conditioning keeps our guests comfy

  • We have friendly dogs who share our home. They do not have access to the upstairs area that includes three bedrooms and the main work room. If you have dog allergies Patchwork Acres is not the place for you

  • Parking is limited. Car pooling is encouraged

suggestions and house rules

  • We suggest you designate a group coordinator to reserve, organize and delegate food arrangements and room assignments and work with the hostess to coordinate any special services you may want

  • Please no food or beverages in bedrooms. Water only

  • Please no smoking, pets or visits from non-paying guests

  • Parking is limited. Car pooling is encouraged


    • Your own cutting tools, mats and machines

    • Extra table lighting (if preferred) to use at your table

    • Your own irons (two ironing boards are provided)

    • Slippers for wearing inside (no street shoes please)

Check-in and check-out

Overnight guests arrival time is 1:00 p.m. or later on check-in day. Check-out is noon. We will attempt to accommodate special check-in and check-out times when they are communicated in advance. Please communicate your planned arrival time.

We ask that all dishes be washed and put away and that any left over food and drinks either be put in the trash or taken with you at check-out.

Area quilt shops

Forgot something, or care to do some fabric shopping during your stay, there are a number of shops within about 30 minutes of Patchwork Acres







Oregon City:

Quilt Guilds




Washington County (Oregon) Quilt Barn Trail:

Quilters resources is  great guide to shops, events, shows and other quilting-related stuff: