• Location: The Arts Center (Blue Ridge Mountains Arts Association
  • 420 W Main Street
  • Blue Ridge, GA 30513
  • Time:
    11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
  • Email: blueridgearts@gmail.com
  • Phone: 706-632-2144

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Painting a Barn Quilt on Wood Class

May 8, 2021 - Saturday- (1 Session) 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Instructor: Barbara McMillan

Class Fee:   $50.00 non-members + $10 Supply Fee

               $45.00 BRMAA members  + $10 Supply Fee   

In this class, students will discover the Appalachian history of Barn Quilts painted on wood.  This movement created Barn Quilt Trails where one can drive through a designated area and see multiple barn quilt patterns on sides of barns throughout the country.   The student will learn heritage quilt patterns and create a quilt pattern based on a modern technique for painting a barn quilt with chalk mineral paint.  The Instructor will demonstrate how to create the quilt square using paints, stains, waxes and sealers.  The student will complete a wooden 16X16 quilt square.  

The Instructor will supply all the materials needed for the class.  Students should register by April 9, 2021.  The Instructor needs to preorder supplies.  

Come have some fun and learn some heritage traditions. 

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