Billings Farm & Museum hosts its 34th Annual Quilt Exhibition, now extended through Labor Day, September 7, 2020. The juried exhibition features colorful quilts made by today’s quilters of Windsor County and Challenge Quilts by the Delectable Mountain Quilt Guild in the Bethel, Vermont.
Our Virtual Quilt Exhibition takes you behind the scenes with new videos and information about the quilts, the quilters and the judges daily and weekly over the course of the Exhibition. Enjoy close-up images of the quilts and gain new perspectives on the quilting process. Find topics of interest in the links below.
Virtual Quilt Exhibition
Quilter Conversations: Linda Diak
In our first Virtual Quilt Exhibition, Billings Farm goes behind the scenes to talk with Juror’s Choice Award Winner Linda Diak, creator of “Edgar,” to hear about her inspiration and technique. Find out how this special quilt came about.
Quilter Conversations: Patricia Campbell
Billings Farm goes behind the scenes to talk with Patricia Campbell, quilt exhibitor and creator of “Winter Garden.” Learn more about how this quilt came together this spring.
Quilter Conversations: Diane Holme
Quilt exhibitor Diane Holme discusses her entry in this year’s exhibition, “Creation,” was inspired by batik fabrics and the colors of the earth.
34th Annual Quilt Exhibition Awards Presentation
The 34th Annual Quilt Exhibition Awards Presentation took place in Billings Farm & Museum’s Visitor Center Theater on Friday, July 17, and was simulcast to a virtual audience on Zoom. Thirty-six quilts were juried and three were presented with Juror Awards this evening. One quilt was recognized with the Billings Farm & Museum Staff Choice Award.