CLASSES 138 to 149 – NEEDLECRAFT

 

NEEDLECRAFT

 

CHAIRPERSON:                Shelley Stiles           (905) 722-9720

COMMITTEE:                    Bernice Graves, Barbara Quinn, Shirley Stiles, Jean Thompson, Leslie Ristich, Samantha Leaman, Geraldine Draper, Tina Rochacs, Lucy Burttles, Judy Dewar

 

The General Rules of the Sutton Agricultural Society shall apply.

 

ADDITIONAL NEEDLECRAFT RULES:

Sample fabrics and/or yarns MUST accompany each entry. Please place samples in small zip lock bag attached to item with safety pin. Thank you.

Be sure to read all the rules pertaining to the Needlecraft Section before bringing articles to the Fair for competition.

In order to keep a high standard, soiled, defective, more than 2 yrs old, or worn entries will be eliminated from the competition by the Judge and/or the Committee.

Quilters please add a 3” sleeve so quilt can be safely hung.

Please review OAAS eligibility rules and regulation included on page 39.

BEST IN CLASS – Exhibitor with the most points in Needlecraft (Classes 139 to 149)

$25 Prize – sponsored by Georgina Pins & Needles

 

CLASS 138: QUILTING

NOTE:

A copyright design may not be displayed at a fair without permission being granted from the owner of the copyright. When such owner has granted permission, the exhibit will be displayed and labeled appropriately. Those without permission cannot be judged or displayed. (O.A.A.S.)

Please give credit to the pattern designer (if known) and include it with the quilt along with the name of the pattern.

If you would like to sell your quilt, please leave a note with the committee to indicate same.

 

If you would like to sell your quilt , please leave a note with the committee to indicate same.

 

CLASS 138 SECTION: Hand Quilting – OAAS – Solely made by exhibitor

PRIZE MONEY: 1st = $50.00; 2nd = $30.00; 3rd = $20.00

1.     Piecework

2.     Piecework and Embroidery

3.            Applique only

4.     Mixed technique i.e. pieced, appliqued, painted, embroidered, etc.

5.     Sampler

6.            Whole cloth

Enter your quilt in Class 138, Sections 1 to 6 and be eligible for the Ontario Association of Agricultural Societies (O.A.A.S.) Championship Quilt Competition.

 

All quilts will be judged in their respective classes first.

 

The Grand Champion and the Reserve Grand Champion are judged from all the first and second prize Eligible quilts.

 

The Grand Champion Quilt will compete at the District Level in October and the District winner will compete in the O.A.A.S. Championship Competition at the Provincial level in February.

 

The first place winning quilts from the District Competitions are eligible to enter the OAAS Championship Quilt Competition at the Annual Convention.

OAAS Eligibility, Rules and Regulations Hand Quilts

 

General Conditions

 

A.    Entries must be solely made and hand quilted by the exhibitor and exhibited and judged at a local OAAS to be eligible for this competition.

 

B.    Entry quilts must be a minimum of 324” measured on the perimeter (smaller quilts will not be eligible to proceed to the next level of competition)

 

C.    The winner’s name and pattern to be displayed at the Fair on a sign provided by OAAS.

 

D.    Judging will occur at local fairs and sitrict levels. A Provincial Grand Champion Quilt will be selected at the Annual OAAS Convention.

 

E.    Upon making an entry into the OAAS Quilt Competition, the Exhibitor agrees to participate in any promotional activities related to the competition.

F.     The winning OAAS Champion Quilt will not be eligible to compete in any future District and/or Convention OAAS competition.

Local Fair Competition

 

1.     Local fair is entitled to send only the Grand Champion Quilt, (min. 324” measured on the perimeter) judged the best of show of all hand quilted quilts to the District Competition. OR

 

If and entry wins Grand Champion or Best of All eligible quilts at more than one fair, the other fairs at which this quilt was entered and won, should enter their Reserve Champion or second Best of Show of all classes quilt in the District Competition.

 

NOTE: If an exhibitor wins Grand Champion or Best of All Eligible quilts at other than his/her own fair, or at more than one fair, the exhibitor must consider the Agricultural Society nearest his/her home address as the one from which the quilt will be sent to the District meeting.

 

2.     An Exhibitor who wins more than one Best of Show title with a different quilt at different fairs shall be entitled to enter each winning quilt to compete at the District Competition.

 

3.     Local Homecraft Divisions are requested to judge a Grand Champion or Best of Show of all Eligible quilts. As well as Reserve Grand Champion or Second Best of Show of all Eligible quilts.

For information regarding the District and Provincial OAAS Competition, please go to the following website:

                https://ontarioagsocieties.com/assets/competitions/2017/Hand%20Quilt%20Competition%202017.pdf

 

CLASS 138 SECTION:  Machine Quilting – OAAS – Solely made by exhibitor

PRIZE MONEY: 1st = $20.00; 2nd = $15.00; 3rd = $10.00

7.     Pieced

8.     Crib

9.     Appliqued

10.   Open, not listed

 

Articles eligible for this competition will come from winning entries from all machine quilted classes and the following rules will apply.

  1. Entries must be solely made and machine quilted by the exhibitor and exhibited and judged at a local O.A.A.S. fair to be eligible.
  2. Enties must be a minimum of 324” measured on the perimeter. The article can be square, or rectangle.
  3. Entries must not be quilted using a long arm machine.
  4. Article must have visible machine quilting.
  5. Each local fair is entitled to send only one Grand Champion Machine Quilted article, judged best of show of all eligible machine quilted articles to the District Competition.
  6. The Grand Champion and the Reserve Grand Champion are judged from all first and second prize eligible articles.
  7. 7.     First time quilters must have 2 years or less quilting experience

 

CLASS 138 SECTION:  Machine Quilting

PRIZE MONEY, Sections 11-19:                        1st = $20.00; 2nd = $15.00; 3rd = $10.00

PRIZE MONEY, Sections 20 & 21:         1st = $8.00; 2nd = $6.00; 3rd = $4.00

Section 15 is sponsored by Lil Wee Quilt Shop

11.   Any style made by first time quilter

12.   Patchwork

13.   Appliqued

14.   Single quilt

15.   Quilted wall hanging w/sleeve no larger that 5’ x 5’

16.          Crib quilt

17.   Piece of clothing quilted

18.   Lap quilt

19.   Open other than mentioned above, your choice of size.

20.   Quilt top only

21.   2 quilt sample blocks 12-1/2” square, not quilted

 

CLASS 138 SECTION:  Machine Quilting

PRIZE MONEY:            1st = $20.00; 2nd = $15.00; 3rd = $10.00

Section 24 is sponsored by the Lil Wee Quilt Shop

22.   Any style made by first time quilter

23.   Piece of clothing

24.   Wall hanging w/sleeve no larger that 5’ x 5’

25.   Child’s preprinted panel

26.   Youth’s quilt

27.   Patchwork

28.   Appliqued

29.   Rag quilt

30.   “Quilt-as-you-go” quilt (Method by which sandwiched quilt blocks are presewn then sewn together to form a quilt

31.          Open, excluding those above.

32.   Sesquicentennial Canada Special

        (must be made with Canadian fabric)

*fabric can be purchased at the Quilting Gnome

CLASS 138 SECTION:  QUILTED BY LONG ARM

Sponsored by: Quilting Gnome

PRIZE MONEY: 1st = $20.00; 2nd = $15.00; 3rd = $10.00 (Gift Certificate – bring your ribbon to the Quilting Gnome)

33.   Open – Custom quilted (quote quilters name)

 

CLASS 139: CROCHETED WORK

 

PRIZE MONEY:            1st = $8.00; 2nd = $6.00; 3rd = $4.00

Sections: 6, 11, 13, & 15 – Wool donation by Diva’s Quilting Studio    

Sample fabrics/yarns must be attached to each item.

Sections 1 to 5 – must not be larger than 48” x 60”

No ribbons or ties on baby items

 

SECTION:

1.      Afghan crocheted in strips

2.      Afghan crocheted in one colour

3.      Afghan crocheted in more than one colour

4.      Afghan crocheted in squares

5.      Afghan crocheted in one piece

6.      Crocheted granny square afghan

7.      Crocheted lap cover

8.      Crocheted doll’s dress

9.      Baby’s crocheted blanket ( min. 36” square)

10.    Baby’s crocheted sweater and bonnet

11.    Ladies crocheted pullover

12.          Ladies crocheted cardigan

13.    Ladies crocheted hat

14.    Crocheted doll’s dress, on doll

15.    2 crocheted dishcloths – different designs

16.    1 pair pillowcases – crocheted edge

17.    Crocheted doily – 9” to 12” mounted

18.    Crocheted doily – 12” to 20” mounted

19.    Crocheted rug

20.    Crocheted cushion cover

21.    Crocheted tea cozy on tea pot

22.    Beginners only – afghan square not less than 12” x 12”

23.    Open — any crocheted item not already listed

 

CLASS 140: KNITTED WORK

 

PRIZE MONEY:            1st = $8.00; 2nd = $6.00; 3rd = $4.00

Sections: 8, 15, 18, & 21 – Wool donation by Diva’s Quilting Studio

Sample fabrics/yarns must be attached to each item.

Sections 2 & 3 – must not be larger than 48” x 60”

No ribbons or ties on baby items

SECTION:

1.       Knitted doll’s dress

2.       Afghan knitted in one colour

3.       Afghan knitted in more than one colour

4.       Baby knitted blanket (min. circumference 128”)

5.       Baby’s knitted pant and top

6.       Baby’s knitted dress

7.       Baby’s knitted sweater and bonnet

8.       Girl’s vest – knitted or crocheted

9.       Child’s knitted cardigan up to size 6x

10.      Child’s pullover up to size 6x

11.      Child’s pullover – open

12.      Child’s toque and mitt set.

13.          Ladies knitted pullover

14.      Ladies knitted cardigan

15.      Man’s knitted socks – 1 pair

16.      Knitted doll’s dress – on doll

17.      Knitted stuffed animal

18.      2 knitted dishcloths – 2 different designs

19       Open-any knitted work not previously listed in this class.

20.      Knitted tea cozy on tea pot

21.      Knitted purse/bag

22.      Beginners only – 16 to 19 yrs – any knitted article

 

With your permission, items in sections 4, 7, 9, 10, 11, 12 will be donated to Rose of Sharon. Please mark entry tag “To Be Donated”. Many thanks.

 

CLASS 141: SEWN WORK, HOUSEHOLD LINENS

 

PRIZE MONEY:            1st = $8.00; 2nd = $6.00; 3rd = $4.00

Sample fabrics/yarns must be attached to each item.

SECTION:

1.       Shopping bag – sewn

2.       Dresser scarf – embroidered

3.       1 pair pillowcases – cross-stitched

4.       1 pair pillowcases – embroidered

5.       Open – Fair Theme

6.       Halloween costume

7.       Child’s sewn article of clothing

8.       Child’s sewn sleep wear

9.        Girl’s dress up to size 6x

10.      Flannel pajama pants

11.      Embroidered guest towel

12.      Set of 2 fabric place mats

13.      2 fabric pot holders

14.      Fabric cushion not less than 16” x 16”

15.          Open – any article not mentioned above.

 

CLASS 142: MISCELLANEOUS

 

PRIZE MONEY:            1st = $8.00; 2nd = $6.00; 3rd = $4.00

Sample fabrics/yarns must be attached to each item.

 

SECTION:

1.     Counted cross-stitch – framed, back-finished

2.     Cross-stitch (not counted), framed, back-finished

3.     Crewel, framed, back-finished

4.     One item of felting

5.     Braided rug

6.     Hooked rug or wall hanging

7.     Open cross-stitch work

8.            Open – in Fair theme

 

CLASS 143: PRAYER/COMFORT SHAWL

 

Shawls can be used to give comfort after a loss, ilness or medical procedure, stressful times, in celebration of a birth, marriage, graduation, sending care to those leaving for college or moving to another community or to just send someone a hug.

Shawls are knit and/or crochet in multiples of 3 stiches, 3 rows and total stiches must be divisible by 3. Please Google Prayer Shawl patterns for instructions and pattern ideas or come to the Knitting Group (see below)

Shawls will be donated to the Knox United Church Prayer Shawl Knitting Group to be distributed throughout the community.

PRIZE MONEY:            1st = $25.00; 2nd = $15.00; 3rd = $10.00

SECTION:

1.     Knitted prayer shawl

2.            Crochet prayer shawl

For more information about the Prayer Shawl Knitting group, please call Carole Lockie at 905-476-4445

 

CLASS 144: FOR PERSONS 65 OR OLDER

 

PRIZE MONEY:            1st = $8.00; 2nd = $6.00; 3rd = $4.00

Sample fabrics/yarns must be attached to each item.

 

SECTION:

1.    Pair child’s slippers

2.    Pair adult slippers

3.    Child’s knitted sweater

4.    Baby quilt – 36” x 46” approx

5.    Adult pullover – knitted

6.    Child’s knitted vest

7.    Afghan – knitted

8.      Afghan – crocheted

9.      Hat and mitt set – child’s

10.     Hanging towel for fridge – sewn or crocheted

11.     One pair adult socks

12.          Your choice of any needlework not previously mentioned in this class

            With your permission, items in sections 1, 3, 9 will be donated to Rose of Sharon. Please mark entry tag                                “To Be Donated”. Many thanks.

 

CLASS 145: YOUTH (UP TO 16 YEARS OLD)

 

This class is ponsored by the Stiles Family

PRIZE MONEY:            1st = $10.00; 2nd = $5.00; 3rd = $3.00

 

 

SECTION:

1.    Knitted Item – open

2.    Crocheted Item – open

3.    Sewn Item

 

 

CLASSES 146 to 149: CHARITABLE

 

All entries to be sent as donations to places indicated. Many thanks. Due to the nature of these classes, more than one entry is allowed in class 146, 147, 148, 149. Please indicate the item to be judged.

 

CLASS 146: MITTEN TREE

 

PRIZE MONEY:            1st = $7.00; 2nd = $5.00; 3rd = $3.00 for local shelters

Knitted mittens in either child or adult size.

 

CLASS 147: LITTLEST ANGEL

 

PRIZE MONEY:            1st = $10.00; 2nd = $7.00; 3rd = $5.00

All entries in Sections 1 & 2 will be donated on your behalf to Rose of Sharon. (see brochures)

SECTION:

Please note all work shall be without ties attached. Thank-you

1.     Hat and bootie set – knitted -size 3 to 6lbs. or size 5 to 8 lbs.

2.            Hat and bootie set – crocheted – size 3 to lbs. or size 5 to 8 lbs.

 

CLASS 148: PROJECT LINUS BABY BLANKETS

 

“Project Linus” is a nationwide 100% volunteer organization whose goal is to provide handmade blankets to children facing substantial distress or trauma in their lives.

 

PRIZE MONEY:            1st = $10.00; 2nd = $7.00; 3rd = $5.00

 

Knitted or crocheted blanket, any of the following sizes (approximate):

1.     Preemies – 15” x 24”

2.     Newborn – 25” x 36”

3.     Toddler – 36” x 45”

4.     Youth – 40” x 60”

 

Any pattern is acceptable with any child appropriate colour. Blankets must be washable. No wool, please.

**NOTE: Please ensure that you attach your name and address to each blanket so that the volunteers can be thanked.

 

CLASS 149: LAP AFGANS

 

Knitted or crocheted afghans for In-Patient Cancer Unit, South Lake Simcoe Regional Health Centre.

Your choice of size.

 

PRIZE MONEY:            1st = $10.00; 2nd = $7.00; 3rd = $5.00

 

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