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2019 Barnstormers Barn Tour

A country landscape of a barn and outbuildings anchored by a large maple tree, and a colorful Maryland flag barn quilt is showing too.

The Barnstormers event is an interesting self-guided tour barn tour that features open-air painters crafting their work and interesting details about the barns provided by volunteer docents. It’s a fun day in the scenic Maryland countryside spent exploring and great for photographers too. Read the article to learn more.

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Inside The Blanket Mill

Wool yarn on modern spools and old bobbins, or quills, at the Waterside Woolen Mill in Pennsylvania.

A look at old manufacturing in an old Pennsylvania blanket mill that made wool blankets for the Union Army during the Civil War. Yes, it’s still there and even runs too.

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