SECTION 47 - ADULT NEEDLEWORK

Convenor:   Erin Ziegler (905) 792-7963 

Co-Convenor:    Stacey Watkins

Associates: Tracey-Ann Crawford,  Anne Kachur, Joanne Quick, Linda Rokosh, Evelyn Savichunas, Michelle Wilson & Danette Woodworth

NOTE:

  1. Exhibits must be no more than 2 years old and not previously shown at Brampton Fall Fair.
  2. Articles may have used but MUST be clean and odour  free.
  3. PLEASE ATTACH SAMPLES OF YARNS AND FABRCIS USED TO MAKE THE ARTICLE.   If not attached your article will be disqualified.
  4. Children’s wear are size 14 and under.
  5. Please be sure that all loose ends are finished.
  6. Please ensure that all articles have been pressed.
  7. All hanging articles must be equipped, and ready to hang.
  8. Please note size requirements for the classes. 
  9. Finishing details will be included in judging.
  10. Please read the quilt rules if entering in the quilt classes.

QUILTS

OFFICIAL RULES FOR QUILTS

  1. Please indicate on your entry tag if you are willing to allow your winning quilt to be exhibited at the district meeting this fall.  For a complete listing of the rules & regulations for the OAAS Annual Hand Quilted & Machine Quilted Championship, please contact the needlework convenor or the OAAS website at www.ontariofairs.com.   To advance quilts must be a minimum of 324” perimeter.
  2. Indicate the name of the quilt pattern where applicable.
  3. Fabric samples used in the project much be attached to the article or it will not be judged.
  4. Entries must be solely made and quilted by the exhibitor.

Prize Money: 

Classes 1 to 18 -    1st - $10.00, 2nd - $8.00, 3rd - $6.00

Classes 19 – 25 and 35 -  1st - $8.00, 2nd - $6.00 and 3rd - $4.00

Classes 27-34 and 36-68                 $1st - $5.000, 2nd - $4.00, 3rd - $3.00

Hand Quilted Quilts

(Please attach samples of main fabrics)

Class:

  1. Quilt – Pieced, any design
  2. Quilt – Whole Cloth (plain or printed back) or Appliqued
  3. Quilt – Pre-Printed (cheater)

Machine Quilted Quilts

(Please attach samples of main fabrics)

4.  Quilt – Appliquéd and/or Machine Embroidery

5. Quilt – Pieced

6. Quilt – Pieced and/or  Appliquéd.  Quilted using a Long Arm Machine.  Can be made using computerize       machine and does not have to be the work of the exhibitor. (Quilter must be acknowledged).                 Construction to be judged.

Hand  and/or Machine Quilted Quilts

(Please attach samples of main fabrics)

 7.  Wall Hanging – ready to hang

8.   Crib Quilt

9.  Quilt block – unfinished any size.  Can be pieced or appliquéd.

10.  Lap Quilt

11. Quilt top only – large bed size

12.  Quilt top only – crib or child size

13.  Quilted Table Runner

14.  Miniature Quilt – perimeter less than 90 inches

15.  Any quilted article not mentioned above

16.  Art quilt – may include fibres/materials that are not quilters cotton

17.  “My First Quilt” – new to quilting.  Enter your first completed quilted project

  1. Special:  Fabricland  - Fair Theme – Wall Hanging – representing the theme “Into the Garden”.  Minimum perimeter 24 inches – Requires a sleeve.  Prize:  $20.00 gift certificate
  2. Special: Brampton Quilter’s Guild – To the exhibitor winning the most points in classes 1 to 17.  1st - $25.00
  3. Special:  Len’s Mill – Judge’s Choice – Outstanding article in classes 1-17.  Prize:  1st place - $25.00 gift certificate, 2nd place - $10.00 gift certificate.

Stitching

(Please attach yarn or thread samples of main colours)

 18.  Counted cross stitch picture, ready to hang. Large – stretched area over 8”

19.  Counted cross stitch picture, ready to hang. Small – stretched area less than 8”

20.  Article of counted cross stitch, unframed.  Must be finished and ready to use, but does not need to                be framed.

21.  Article of needlework (cross stitch, embroidery), using theme “Into the Garden”.  Must be finished                  and ready to use, but does not need to be framed.

22.  Article of hand embroidery.  Must be finished and ready to use, but does not need to be framed.

23.  Article of Smocking

24.  Rug Hooking – any item

Knitting

(Please attach fabric or yarn samples)

 25.   Afghan – Knitted, minimum size 40” x 50”

26.  Afghan  - Knitted baby

27.  Child’s  sweater or cardigan

28.  Hat

29.  2 piece baby outfit – no strings or ribbons

30.  Cowl or infinity scarf

31.  Two knitted dish cloths

32.  Knitted socks

33.  Item for a doll

34.  Item knit using novelty yarn (i.e. frilly, ribbon, etc.)

Crocheting

(Please attach fabric or yarn samples)

35.  Afghan – crocheted, minimum size 40” x 50”

36.  Afghan – baby

37.  Hat

38.  Article for a Child

39.  Crochet item with 3 or more colours

Knitting OR Crocheting

(Please attach fabric or yarn samples)

40.  Item for a Bazaar – value less thatn $10

41.  Community Challenge – Mitten Tree – Knit or crochet a pair of women’s or child’s mittens to               decorate our mitten tree.  All entries will be donated to a local women’s shelter.

 

D.  Special:  Len’s Mill – Judge’s Choice – Outstanding article in classes 26 to 41. Prizes:  1st - $25.00 gift certificate, 2nd - $10.00 gift certificate.

 

E.  Special:  Danette Woodworth – A knit or crochet item using scrap yarn (minimum 3 different types/colours of yarn).

  Prize:  1st - $10.00, 2nd - $8.00, 3rd - $6.00

Sewing

(Please attach fabric or yarn samples)

 42.  Fabric Pillowcase

43.  Table runner

44.  Pot holders – set of 2

45.  Fabric purse, shoulder, hand or tote bag

46.  Sewn article of clothing for a child

47.  Sewn article of clothing  with a zipper

48.  Cloth Book

49.  Sewn plastic bag holder – ready to hang

50.  Sewn item using leftover fabric or re-used fabric

 F.  Special:  Fabricland – My unfinished project.  Can be any item of needlework (quilting, knit, crochet, embroidery, cross stitch or sewing) not completed in time for the fair.  Must be 80% complete.  Prize:  1st - $20.00 gift certificate

G.  Special:  Brampton Sew ‘n Serge Centre – Judge’s Choice – Outstanding sewn article in classes 43 to 50  Prize:     1st - $20.00 gift certificate

 H.  Special:  Brampton Sew ‘n Serge Centre – Exhibitor with the most points in classes 26 to 50 Prize:  1st - $10.00 gift certificate

Seasonal Corner

(These classes are open to all types of needlework unless otherwise specified.   Please attach fabric or yarn samples of main colours)

51.  Seasonal wall hanging or advent calendar

52.  Needlework Christmas tree ornament – ready to hang

53.  Christmas stocking

54.  Celebrate a season in plastic canvas needlework

55.  Article of needlework using the Fall/Halloween theme

I.  Special:  Len’s Mill – Exhibitor with the most points in Needlework – classes 1 -55. 1  Prize:     1st - $20.00 gift certificate

 

 J.  Special:  Len’s Mill – Needlework Committee Choice – Best Needlework item from classes 1 – 55.  Prize:  1st - $20.00 gift certificate

Seniors Corner – Open to Men & Women 60 years and over

(Please attach fabric or yarn samples of main colours)

56.  Half Apron

57.  Set of two pot holders

58.  Quilt block – pieced or appliquéd

59.  Cross stitch picture - ready to hang

60.  Any article hand embroidered

61.  Stuffed toy – knit or crochet

62.  Socks – knit or crochet

63.  Slippers – knit or crochet

64.  Item made for a bazaar (value less than $10.00)

65.  Mittens – any size – knit or crochet

66.  Hat and scarf – knit or crochet