Monthly Archives: June 2010
These are the area farmers, businesses, private and public spaces that are “gettin on the barn quilt trail” . Tom McCallum, our lead installer, aims to have the 30 barn quilts installed before September 2010. Call 519 287 3566 or 519 693-7002 for more information.
It didn’t take much convincing for these 27 property owners to see the advantage of hosting one of Wardsville’s Bicentennial Barn Quilt blocks.
Here’s the list. Who will fill the vacant spots?
|1.Double Irish Chain||Thamesville Credit Union, Wardsville Branch|
|2. The Cross||North American Martyr Cemetary Wardsville|
|3.Old Country Church||St John’s Presbyterian Church|
|4.Church Window||Wardsville United Church|
|5.Soldier||Battle of the Longwoods Cairn|
|6.Ship at Sea||Ann and Doug Neville|
|7.Union Jack||Seniors Apartments Wardsville|
|8.Battle of Three Rivers,Quebec,1776||Babcock Community Care Centre|
|10. Crossed Canoes-Travel on the Thames||Luis and Pamela Couto|
|11.Wagon Tracks||Tom and Janice McCallum|
|12.Woodland Path Early Longwoods Road||Crossroads Bistro|
|13.Salute to Colours||Knapp’s Farm Service Inc|
|14.Twisted Rope||Wendy and Dave York|
|15.Victory War ends 1814||Nancy and Graham Schulert|
|16.Carpenters Square||Wardsville Masonic Lodge|
|17.George Wards Inn||McNaughton Family Shopping Centre|
|18.Tree of Life||Frieda Timmers|
|19.Farmers Wife||Bozena Bladek|
|20.Corn, Beans & Wheat||Paul and Jan Moniz|
|21.Water Wheel||Quad County Support Services|
|22.Grist Mill||Wardsville Golf Club|
|23.Turkey Tracks||John and Michelle Cameron|
|24.Bounty from the Thames||John and Christine Johnston|
|25.Apple Tree||Fisher Family residence|
|26.Indian Paint Brush||Ken Fit|
|27.Rising Sun||Beattie Haven|
|28.Tombstone||Wardsville Historical Cemetery|
|29.Path to Peace||Wardsville Cenotaph|
|30.Centennial Maple||Eric Simpson Farm|
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By GEOFF TURNER, THE LONDON FREE PRESS
June 21, 2010 8:00am
Folk art to tell of town founder
By DEBORA VAN BRENK, THE LONDON FREE PRESS
London Free Press video plus Debra Van Brenk’s story about the Barn Quilts being painted at Beattie Haven.
Debra’s story got picked up and has been distributed through many news channels.
Our faithful firefighters lug 30 barn quilts and help Tom McCallum install the pieces in Little Kin Park, Wardsville, for the the public display. After this they will be installed on local barns and buildings.