Tuesday, May 25, 2010


You asked for it and we changed it.!!
Check out our list of Barn Quilts we even have a new tour map that can be printed. 

Be sure to check back as we fine tune the blog and look for our new guided tour that we will be taking you on with  more pictures.  Tell us what you think.

Happy Touring!!
Morgan County Barn Quilts!!!

Sunday, May 23, 2010

First Barn Quilt in Washington County, Colorado!!!

mom kidsNancy and Cathy Martin
On Thursday May 5, Nancy headed to Washington County, Colorado  for the YWKC League Art Event.  Nancy and the art teacher Cathy Martin worked with 40 students  in grades 9-12 from the areas schools.  The students designed the quilt block and each color in the block is represented by each school.
   Woodlin - purple
   Arickeree - green
   Liberty - black
   Otis and Bethune - true red
   Idalia - maroon
   Lone Star - royal or med blue

Nancy showed the students the finer points of taping and painting a barn quilt.  The barn quilt will be the first to be displayed in Washington County, Colorado.

Saturday, May 22, 2010

12.) 110 Sherman St. - 'Spool', 'True Lovers Knot', and 'Mothers Choice' - Senior Citizens Center

The Fort Morgan Senior Citizens Center located on the corner of Sherman St. and Railroad has 3 barn quilts displayed on three different sides. The first is 'Mother's Choice', the second is 'Spool' and the last one is one that was it's own design starting with the center which is called 'True Lovers Knot'

'Mothers Choice' - Senior Center -  110 Sherman St.
'Mothers Choice'
'True Lovers Knot' modified