Vermont Historical Society will be sharing 30 quilts at the quilt festival, some of these exquisite works of art from our collection were featured in the book Plain and Fancy. Not only is 2016 the Vermont Quilt Festival's 40th year, it also marks the 25th anniversary of the 1991 publication of Plain and Fancy: Vermont's People and Their Quilts.
Friday, Saturday, Sunday • June 24 – 26, 2016
Champlain Valley Exposition
105 Pearl Street, Essex Junction
In honor of the occasion, Plain and Fancy authors Donna Bister and Richard Cleveland have organized an exhibit of quilts from the book. Altogether, more than 60 quilts from the hands of three centuries of Vermont quiltmakers will be represented. More here.