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Barn Quilt Painting Workshop

  • Wed, August 30, 2023
  • 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM (EDT)
  • CAP ArtSpace - Inside the Tompkins Center for History & Culture

Looking for a fun and creative activity that brings a touch of charm to your home, barn, shed, porch or garden?


Barn Quilt Painting Workshop

WHEN: Wednesday August 30th - 10am-5pm

WHERE: CAP ArtSpace, Located inside the Tompkins Center for History & Culture, 110 N Tioga St, Ithaca NY 14850

PRESENTER: Marie Warda, 11th Hour Barn Quilts


11th Hour Barn Quilts will be teaching a barn quilt painting class in downtown Ithaca this August! Led by Marie Warda from 11th Hour Barn Quilts. Marie is an experienced quilter, crafter and barn quilt artist. She has taught quilt classes at a national conference, instructed children ages 8-12 with beginner sewing lessons,

and most recently is providing workshops on barn quilt artistry. Marie currently has a barn quilt hanging in a gallery in Rochester NY and is part of a national barn quilt competition in North Carolina. Whether you're a complete beginner or an experienced crafter, 11th Hour Barn Quilts will guide you to create a one-of-a-kind piece of art that reflects your own personal style and taste.

COST: There are two project options - Your Barn Quilt will be painted on high quality aluminum core boards with outdoor paints that can be displayed outdoors long term. Class fees cover materials and the full class: 12"x12" size for $75, or 2'x2' size for $100. Please pre-select which size board you want to paint in your registration.

If you have registered but become unable to attend, please contact so we can offer your space to others on the waitlist.

This event is brought to you through the 'Knot Sew Fast: Patchwork of Tompkins County' exhibit, on display February-December 2023. Learn more at

ACCESSIBILITY - This event will be presented in English. The program is mostly seated and requires small hand movements and focused eye concentration. If you have other questions please explore or contact us.

CANCELLATION POLICY - This program supports educational programming from The History Center. Cancellations must be made 48 or more hours in advance so we may offer your spot to others on the waitlist. Cancellations made under 48 hours from the event are only able to partially refunded to cover material costs.



This event will take place in the traditional and contemporary lands of the Gayogo̱hó꞉nǫˀ Nation (Cayuga), one of the Six Nations of the Haudenosaunee Confederacy. Learn more at

Physical Address

Located inside the Tompkins Center for History & Culture

110 North Tioga Street

(On the Ithaca Commons) 

Ithaca NY, 14850 USA

Gayogo̱hó꞉nǫˀ Territory


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