How to paint a barn quilt. Workshop in Wardsville

Great Barn Quilt Workshop presented by Denise, Mary, Sheila, and Rachel.  The “who’s who” of barn quilt champions attended.  Trail leaders and barn owners from Essex, Elgin, Middlesex, Oxford, and Norfolk got to view construction up close.  Artist Rick Sommer gave the group a quick tour through Made on Earth Art Gallery.  Denise showed them some painting basics.  Tips were shared on organizing a community project.   Sheila and Rachel fed the group sandwiches made by the Strathroy Seniors.  Shirley Baker talked about the Quilt of Belonging.    Call us to book a bus trip and workshop for YOUR community!  519 287 3566

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About Mary Simpson

Mary is one of the facilitators for barnquilttrails.ca, a Canadian network of quilters, rural organizations, museums, historians, sponsors and many others with a passion for rural Canada. We are working together to promote and enhance rural creativity, the arts, Canadian heritage and culture.

Posted on August 31, 2011, in Barn Quilt Champions., Establishing a barn quilt trail, Tips & Techniques. and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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