How to Make a Real Barn Quilt

Sep 26, 2016 10:00:00 AM / by Andi Reynolds posted in Uncategorized


In 2007 I was lucky to be part of the fledgling Washington County, Iowa, barn quilt effort. Following what other communities had done since the first barn quilts were created in 2001 in Ohio (, about a dozen citizens gathered to discuss how to decorate the many barns in this very agricultural part of the world with quilts. Several years later, the project received a gubernatorial commendation and Washington County became known as “The Barn Quilt Capital of Iowa” for having more quilts on barns than any other county (well over 100). This is my recollection of what our committee did and how my husband and I made our own barn quilt.

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Getting Started with GO!

Sep 23, 2016 2:00:01 PM / by AccuQuilt posted in GO! Product Tutorials


It is really simple to get started with the GO! cutting system, and you will become a professional in no time! Before you know it, you'll be introducing the product to your friends and family and sharing the tips you've learned on your GO! journey thus far.

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Peaks & Valley Jig Saw Puzzle

Sep 23, 2016 10:40:30 AM / by AccuQuilt posted in Uncategorized

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The Too Big Quilt

Sep 23, 2016 10:00:00 AM / by AccuQuilt posted in Uncategorized

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When my husband was in Vietnam and I was expecting our first child I decided to make a quilt.  As I got bigger and bigger, my quilt got bigger and bigger.  It got so big that it was bigger than any bed.

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