I was hoping this book would have more illustrations of quilts and crafts that my accomplished quilting sister could use. It is more geared for people wanting to read about the history of the area. Not quite what I was looking for.
I picked this book up to look at the beautiful quilts inside but got so much more! I learned so much about the history of that area of Oregon, about the Christian communal society there as well as how amazing the needlework was (and all done by hand).
I enjoyed this book so much and plan to make a trip to Aurora to attend one of the festivals mentioned!