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Old 07-03-2016, 04:13 AM
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I just returned from a trip to Beech Mountain NC and was thrilled to happen upon a Barn Quilt trail. It was so much fun to turn the next corner on the twisty mountain roads and see a surprise barn quilt on a barn, a house, a fence and even on public trash cans!


Here is a link to some of the blocks we saw! I would love to paint my very own to put on the side of my garage facing our patio.
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Old 07-03-2016, 05:51 AM
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I have been trying to think of a way to display a painted quilt on the outside of my apt!
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Old 07-03-2016, 06:43 AM
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Wow. There are so many and interesting that the rules do not allow for repeats. Thanks for posting.
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Old 07-04-2016, 05:19 AM
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So many beautiful designs. I am thinking about making one to put on the end of my barn-shaped garden shed. We have a 6' privacy fence though so only we could see it, but it would make me happy.
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OMG, they are all beautiful.
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Old 07-05-2016, 03:31 AM
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Thanks for that link. Would love to see them someday.
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Old 07-05-2016, 06:21 AM
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Thank you, this is so neat!
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Old 07-05-2016, 06:54 AM
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Very cool! I don't know about size other than I have three on the side of my home that I made and painted and that are each 12" x 12" and are mounted one on top of the other with space between each and I love them!
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What a fun trip that would be. Thanks for sharing..
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Old 07-19-2016, 01:14 PM
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Originally Posted by ManiacQuilter2 View Post
I have been trying to think of a way to display a painted quilt on the outside of my apt!
Do you have a space beside your door, porch, deck etc? If so just make a quilt block out of wood about 18x18, (or any size you deem good) mount it on a pole and stick it in a large flower pot full of dirt or potting soil.
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