November2015


Winter 2015: “Barn Quilts” Sneak Peek!

Posted on November 9th, by admin in Magazine, People. 2 comments

Barn Quilts
They’re popping up all across SEK these days, thanks to a fundraiser in Woodson County

Woodson County might be one of the newest members of the Flint Hills Barn Quilt Trail, but you wouldn’t guess it.

Just a year after it launched, the Woodson County Barn Quilt Trail boasts more than 100 hand-painted wooden quilt squares displayed on homes, on barns, throughout downtown Yates Center and all across the area. They’re the handiwork of a dedicated group of Yates Centerans who aspired to do or create something to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Woodson County Historical Society – but they wanted that something to be “more lasting than a dinner for members or a commemorative mug.”

What they came up with – the Woodson County Barn Quilt Project – turned out to be much more than a successful … Read More »