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Jefferson, NC

Founder & Creative Director, Talara has more than 8 years experience designing and painting barn quilts. She enjoys sharing her passion for the art form with fellow artists and customers alike.
 

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Barn Quilts by Carol

Rossville, Georgia

Carol has been fascinated with barn quilts for years and believes there is nothing like the satisfaction from a completed piece. Her art is created using birch wood, plywood, pine. and primarily MDO. Her current lead time is 1-2 weeks.

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Barn Quilt Passion

Barn Quilt Passion

Valley Springs, South Dakota

Finding a new outlet for her creativity, Laurel has fallen in love with painting barn quilts!

Normally painting 2’ x 2’, anything larger to 4’ x 4’ will work. Using ½” MDO, the edges are sealed, boards are primed, painted and sealed to protect it from the elements. Working on expanding into using the aluminum composite. Current lead time is 1 to 2 weeks.


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Blocks by Anne

Kanata, Ontario

Anne Young first discovered her love for barn quilts after traveling a barn quilt trail in Southern Ontario. As a quilter and painter, the connection for Anne was natural. She uses exterior plywood to create her art and currently has a lead time of 2 to 3 weeks. 
 

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Deanna Shuman

Deanna Shuman

Clarkton, North Carolina

Deanna is excited to bring the love of barn quilts to Southeast North Carolina. Each custom work is painted on 3/8" plywood that is primed on both sides with 4 coats of primer, followed by 4 coats of paint to achieve a smooth, vibrant finish. Her current lead time is 2-3 weeks.

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Greene
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Greene by Design

Holbrook, Pennsylvania

Starting with 12 barn quilts for her family farm, Deanna Cole decided to share her love of the art. As the owner of Greene by Design, Deanna takes pride in each barn quilt, using MDO boards primed and painted with exterior paint. The current lead time is 10-14 days.

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Julia Weston

Valley Falls, NY

Julia has been painting barn quilts in Upstate New York since her first creation, a 4'x4', in August 2019. Her work is now sprinkled liberally throughout the Capital District and beyond. She uses cabinet-grade plywood and loves intricate patterns and vibrant colors. Her current lead time is approximately 2 weeks. 

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Katie Stewart

Buffalo, Missouri

In 2019, Katie began creating barn quilts for a local fundraiser and she quickly fell in love. Her unique pieces are made with pre-sanded plywood and her current lead time is 30 days. 

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Ohio Barn Quilts

Oregonia, Ohio

For more than 6 years, Ohio Barn Quilts has been painting barn quilts and completed nearly 1,000 displayed in 30 states. Our artwork is made on MDO board with 2 coats of primer and 3 coats of white paint on all sides, followed by 3 coats of your colors and 3 coats of a clear coat. All are made to last. Our current lead time is 3 weeks.

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Rusty Shed Designs

Rusty Shed Designs

East Aurora, New York

Rusty Shed Designs was created by co-designers Brenda Rose and Kelly Graser.  The long-time crafters fell in love with barn quilts years ago, and decided to begin sharing the art with others. The team's barn quilts are hand-painted on aluminum composite board and sealed for exceptional waterproofing and UV protection.

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Suzanna Rucks

Okeechobee, Florida

Suzanna creates her barn quilts in sunny, southern Florida and not only a lot of work into each piece, but a ton of love into everyone as well. She uses aluminum composite boards to ensure your work can be used outside. Her current lead time is 2 to 3 weeks.

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Wende Hughson

Richmond, Virginia

As a quilter and textile art teacher for 30+ years and more recently a furniture flipper, creating barn quilts comes naturally to Wende. She uses ACM, quality mineral-based paints, and 3 coats of UV and waterproof sealers. Her current turnaround time is 2-3 weeks. 

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Amber Cook

LaGrange, Georgia

Each of Amber's barn quilts are hand-painted on ½ inch MDO board. She caulks the edges and seal the barn quilt with a water-based spar urethane sealer. Amber's current lead time is 2 to 4 weeks.

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Barn Quilts
by ME

Barn Quilts by ME

Hugo, Oklahoma

Barn Quilts by ME
are hand-painted on aluminum composite boards with commercial acrylic paint by owner Marci Estep. Barn Quilts by ME also hosts classes for beginner barn quilt painters. Order today and have your finished quilt within 2 to 3 weeks.


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BLBQ continues to develop new ways to innovate and create barn quilts. Outdoor quilts are designed to last, using MDO plywood and a sealer to increase longevity. Indoor quilts are made from sanded plywood and come ready to hang. Current lead time is 2 to 3 weeks.

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BlueStar Barn Quilts

BlueStar Barn Quilts

Hilton Head, South Carolina

Growing up on a farm in rural North Carolina, Bonnie Gray is familiar with both quilts and barns - so why not marry them together! She paints traditional and modern designs on high-quality plywood and aluminum composite. Each piece is primed, painted with 4 coats of latex paints and sealed for maximum durability. Her current lead time is 2 to 4 weeks. 

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Debbie Barker

Hibbing, MN

With love for quilting and painting, Debbie's transition to barn quilts was natural. She uses ½” MDO, sealed edges with wood glue, primed, painted with 2 coats of high-quality latex paint, and sealed with 2 coats of UV crystal clear protective sealer. Her current lead time is 2 - 3 weeks.

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Happy Girl Barn Quilts

Happy Girl Barn Quilts

Nashville, Tennessee

As a former stained glass artist, Marianne has found her new “Happy Girl” art form by way of barn quilts. Each barn quilt is hand-painted with care to be enjoyed outdoors or indoors. All barn quilts are painted on either MDO, ACM, or high-grade plywood All materials used for painting and/or sealing are high-quality, weather-resistant products. Marianne’s current lead time is 6 to 8 weeks.

 

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Not just for barns anymore - hang these unique gifts inside or outdoors! Julie's barn quilts are painted on primed aluminum composite board and sealed with a non-yellowing finish. Her average turnaround time is approximately 2 to 3 weeks. 

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Leanne Norby

Snohomish, WA

Leanne is delighted to offer hand-painted Barn Quilts for the Pacific Northwest. Created on ¾” MDO board using high-quality paints and several coats of polyurethane to provide protection from the PNW elements. The current lead time is 2-3 weeks.

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Rebecca Arnold

Fillmore, Indiana

After success with creating barn quilts for family Christmas gifts, Rebecca decided to share her love of barn quilts with others. Her art can be used indoors or outdoors as she uses MDO, high-quality exterior paint, and seals each with a UV protectant. Her current lead time is approximately 14 days. 

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Smoky Mt. Barn Quilts

Smoky Mt. Barn Quilts

Morristown, Tennessee

Susan Dodson, the face behind Smoky Mt. Barn Quilts, enjoys collaborating with people and is excited to see a piece come together from initial vision to finished reality. She paints on 1/8” aluminum core, which is lightweight, smooth, and durable. Her current lead time is 4 to 8 weeks.

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DeSigns

Barn Quilts by
TAMs DeSigns

Sloan, Iowa

At Barn Quilts by TAMs DeSigns, barn quilts are made with top-quality materials to withstand the elements and give you years of enjoyment. The process begins with MDO board, primer, and white exterior base, followed by at least 2 coats of each exterior color. Finally, your art will receive 3 coats of exterior sealant. The current lead time is about 30 days. 

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Laurie
Lehmkuhl

Barn Quilt Passion

Valley Springs, South Dakota

Finding a new outlet for her creativity, Laurel has fallen in love with painting barn quilts!
Normally painting 2’ x 2’, anything larger to 4’ x 4’ will work. Using ½” MDO, the edges are sealed, boards are primed, painted and sealed to protect it from the elements. Working on expanding into using the aluminum composite. Current lead time is 1 to 2 weeks.. 

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Allison Jensen

Draper, UT

Allison paints on MDO board and seals with spar urethane. She loves helping beautify Utah with barn quilts! Her lead time is 3 weeks.

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Using high-quality exterior paint, UV protectant sealer, and MDO board, Melissa creates handcrafted barn quilts for indoors and outdoors. Her current lead time is 7-14 days.

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Bear Creek Lodge

Powell, Tennessee

Coleen Miller has been painting barn quilts for more than 11 years on her family's rabbit farm in Tennessee. She uses 1/2 inch MDO board and exterior paints. Each custom barn quilt will have the edges sealed and a frame on the back. The current lead time is 2 to 4 weeks.

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Carolann Wackerlin-Temple

Leland, Illinois

Growing up on her family farm and marrying a 6th generation farmer, Carolann has a love for old barns and traditions. Her process begins by sanding and caulking the edges of 1/2" marine plywood followed by 2 coats of primer and exterior paint before applying a concrete sealer ensuring your design lasts for years to come. Her current lead time is about 2 weeks.

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Denise Eldridge

Spokane, Washington

Located in Spokane, Washington, Denise creates original works of art for Eastern Washington and Northern Idaho. Her barn quilts are made with MDO board and premium latex paint. Her current lead time is 2 to 3 weeks.​

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Happy Girl Barn Quilts

Jana Melton

Flippin, Arkansas

Jana's barn quilts are made using 1/2" MDO that is caulked, trimmed, and hand-painted with interior latex paint then finished with a high-quality sealant for indoor and outdoor use. Her current lead time is 2 to 4 weeks.

 

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Located on a 25-acre farm, Karen creates barn quilts in her small workshop near her beloved horses. Using MDO board, each work of art is primed, painted, and sealed. The current lead time for Karen is 45 days.

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Nina Webb

Canajoharie, New York

Whether it is an intricate design with a modern twist painted on new wood or more of a traditional style pattern on reclaimed wood, Nina offers a variety of barn quilt options. Her current lead time is 3 to 4 days.

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Rebekah Propp

Worden, Montana

Rebekah produces unique pieces including modern or traditional patterns, livestock brands, and metallic paints. Primed exterior plywood, exterior paint and sealer are used to complete the
boards within 6-8 weeks.

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Sally Weaver Shomo

Staunton, Virginia

What started out as a passion project, quickly became a labor of love. Since 2016, Sally has painted more than 240 custom barn quilts. Each piece is made with MDO board and sealed for weather protection. Her current lead time is approximately 3 weeks.

 

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Carla Vaught

Mena, Arkansas

Growing up, Carla watcher her granny making quilts and she always has had a fondness for the tradition of creating intricate designs from fabric scraps, including the flour sack fabrics. This along with her childhood of growing up on a farm entrenched in American agriculture has created her love of barn quilts. Carla's barn quilts are made using exterior plywood or aluminum composite and high-quality exterior paint. The current lead time is about two weeks. 

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Carolyn
Deline

Scrapping Cat

Amherstburg, Ontario

Combining her sign business with her quilting hobby, artist Carolyn Deline found a new love and natural fit creating barn quilts.. Each work of art is made with aluminum composite but we can also use reclaimed barn wood or fence wood. Carolyn loves to be creative so share your vision and let her make it a reality! Her current lead time is about 2 weeks. 

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Angie Hoobler

Maple Hill, Kansas

Angie uses durable MDO board and high quality exterior paints to provide an all weather board. She loves experimenting with colors, designs and sizes. Upon receipt of an order, Angie will usually be able to produce the final piece within a few weeks.

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