Friday, April 24, 2015

Last week Central High School students volunteered and spent an evening painting 3 large barn quilts that they are donating to the communities within their consolidated school district; Atlanta, Cambridge and Grenola. They already painted one for their school in Burden in January. - - Deb Firebaugh, Administrative Assistant, Cowley First

Friday, January 16, 2015

Kansas Flint Hills Quilt Trail Helps WithFlint Hills Extension District Barn Quilt WorkshopJanuary 13 at Tallgrass Prairie Preserve

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Good Work Cowley County!
The Central High School Art Department Students just finished painting these barn blocks as a community project. This is the second year that they have painted and donated barn quilts. The blocks will soon be hung at Flemings Grain locations north of Winfield and west of Burden and will join the Cowley County leg of the Kansas Flint Hills Quilt Trail.

Jillian Henning is the instructor and the students pictured are: Back row: Steven Lambert, Faith Clingerman, Sara Jackson, Emily Mackey, Winter Barber, Marlie Dennett, Jeffery Dennett, Dominic DeMaranville and front row: Jacob Donley, Dokanie Reyes, Kimberly Hull, Kayley Wilson, Ian Shields, Nathan Delaney. 

Monday, December 8, 2014

Kansas Flint Hills Quilt Trail Program
December 4th
Chapman Senior Center Christmas Dinner
Chapman Catholic Parish Center

Thelma Lexow, left, SR Center manager, looks on as
Judy and Larry Sorenson, experienced barn quilt owners,
explain "how-to" make barn quilt blocks.
Judy and Lori Hambright, KSFHQT Dickinson County Rep,
gave a KSFHQT barn quilt presentation to those in attendance.
Lori also gave a Kansas Barn Alliance report on the recent
Barn Fest in Dickinson County, including barn quilts that
were viewed on the Tour of barns.
Approximately 60 were in attendance for the event.

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Welcome Woodson County!
The Woodson County Historical Society has joined the
Kansas Flint Hills Quilt Trail, with their "Friendship Variation" block
displayed on their Museum building in Yates Center.

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Check Out
The Latest Cowley County Class!
Saturday, November 15th

7 - 4 x 4's
2 - 6 x 6
1 - 8 x 8

Here is the link to all of the quilt blocks made.  

Friday, October 3, 2014

This "Fancy Twin Star" 1 x 1 will be displayed
in the Children's Garden on the red barn.
The block was donated by the
Kansas Flint Hills Quilt Trail.

Kansas Flint Hills Quilt Trail
Presents Program
Wichita Botanica Wednesday Lunchtime Lectures
October 1, 2014

Erin Dresher Dowell takes part in the
program, explaining the Peterson Elementary
Grade School 5th Grade barn block.
The Peterson Elementary block
adds Sedgwick County to The Trail!
Linda Hopper won the 2 x 2
barn quilt donated by the
Kansas Flint Hills Quilt Trail