Barn Quilting -Star- with Alan McIntosh
October 14 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm$65.00
WHEN: Thursday, October 14, 2021, 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
WHERE: The Georgian Bay Centre for the Arts, 938 2nd Avenue East, Owen Sound, ON
Barn quilts have become a rural North American folk-art tradition. A simple picture created from salvaged lumber. Typical scenes depict flags, geometric quilt patterns or landscapes.
GB Arts has developed this workshop to recreate barn quilts in miniature using salvaged lath. Participants will learn the basics of cutting, painting and assembling a star pattern. The skills acquired in the workshop can be used to continue your own exploration of this picturesque folk art style.
All materials provided.
ACCESSIBILITY NOTES: No experience necessary, but you must be able to perform basic hand skills eg. gripping and hand-sawing. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact us!