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27th Annual Bennington Quiltfest

September 19 – 20, 2020

Sat:  9-5, Sun:  10-4

Mount Anthony Union Middle School
747 East Road, Bennington, VT


Featured Quilter and Lecturer:
Jackie Kunkel

Jackie Kunkel

Jackie has been a quilter since 1993 and has owned her own business, Canton Village Quilt Works since 2000.  Beginning her business as a long arm quilter and then in 2009 adding an online quilt fabric shop!.  She has also been a quilt designer for magazines and fabric companies since 2009, a quilting Podcaster – Jackie’s Quilting Chronicles, and a Certified (Judy Niemeyer) instructor and shop.  She has been making Quiltworx patterns since the early 2000s.  Jackie travels throughout the country to lecture, do workshops and trunk shows.  Jackie’s first book was published in September, 2015 by Martingale & Co titled “Splash of Color: A Rainbow of Brilliant Black and White Quilts.”  Jackie is also a Craftsy Instructor with an online class that launched in August of 2015 and a second class launched in March, 2016.  Also, Jackie has her own line of published patterns in 2015, with more to come.  In 2016 Jackie began designing fabric for Island Batik as well as the patterns that will go with the fabric.  The first line will be launched at Quilt Market October 2016.  Please visit Jackie at her website: to keep up to date.

  • New Quilts
  • Demonstrations
  • Quilt Raffle
  • Challenge Quilts
  • Vendors
  • Come to the Quiltfest Café for Breakfast and Lunch!  Serving all Day!  Click here for menu.
  • Consignment Boutique
  • People’s Choice Awards
  • Special Featured Exhibit


2019 Raffle Quilt: "Hart of Gold"

2019 Raffle Quilt: “Hart of Gold” was won by Della Mallory, Bennington, VT.





Quiltfest Admission $8, Children 12 and under free. Handicapped Accessible.

Group tours and buses welcome. Contact the Quiltfest Chair for more information.

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