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Anson Record ansonrecord.com 15 Sep, 2021 20:15 am

Barn quilt display gives visitors a Wadesboro welcome

Barn quilt display gives visitors a Wadesboro welcome
WADESBORO — The most recent effort to add art to Wadesboro and attract tourism is in the form of a barn quilt.

The barn quilt is visible from Highway 74 Eastbound.”- Elizabeth Oliver, coordinator WADESBORO — The most recent effort to add art to Wadesboro and attract tourism is in the form of a barn quilt.The Wadesboro Barn Quilt Mural Project started in late 2018, and the creation was put up on Sept.The barn quilt features a variety of quilt blocks representing Wadesboro and Anson County.

” The barn quilt took over 150 volunteers, 640 square feet of quilt, 12 workshops, 20 sheets of plywood, 45 2×4’s, around a 1,000 screws, more than 15 gallons of paint, more than 100 rolls of tape, and many hours of dedication and effort.“Each board on the barn quilt mural was sponsored and painted by a person,” explained Coordinator Elizabeth Oliver.

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