How to Make a Barn Quilt Block

Barn quilts are vibrant displays of outdoor art that can be found throughout the United States. Barn quilts are large, flat pieces of wood painted to look like a quilt block. They are comprised of simple geometric shapes and are painted in bright colors, the same patterns found in handmade quilts. They hang on barns, houses, and fences and are beautiful outdoor displays of art. Inspiration for a quilt square design can come from anywhere, and you can make your own!

To get started, download this document that explains the process on how to make a barn quilt block. You’ll also find a document for suppliers of the substrates to help you with the process.

• Guide: How to Make a Barn Quilt Block