Handwork

New for 2016

SECTION N

Open to all ages

HANDICRAFTS

Prize Money: $5.00, $4.00, $3.00, $2.00
Details may be subject to change.  Please check for updates.

 NOTE:  If item is suitable for hanging, please include hanger (e.g. wire, hook, string).  If you would like to be acknowledged as the oldest in the Senior Section and the youngest in the Handwork Section then put your age on the fold-up portion of the exhibitor’s tag.

 Class

  1. Baby’s shower gift – NO FOLK ART
  2. Bridal shower gift – NO FOLK ART
  3. Bazaar item – (valueunder $5)
  4. Bazaar item – (value $5 – $10)
  5. Bazaar item – (value $11 – $20)
  6. Bazaar item – (value over $20)
  7. Stuffed animal, doll or puppet- any medium with sample- kits welcome
  8. One handmade greeting card, with an envelope, for any celebration
  9. Decorate a hat with a farm theme
  10. Any handmade decorative hair accessory
  11. Tote bag – handmade – any technique – with sample
  12. Decorate a garden trowel
  13. Counted x-stitch – stitched area 5” X 7”or less
  14. Counted x-stitch – stitched area greater than 5” x 7”
  15. Handcrafted piece of jewelry – NO KITS
  16. Any edible “gift in a jar “, including recipe and directions
  17. Any non- edible “gift in a jar”
  18. Painting on a small watering can (under 10”)
  19. Any bookmark with a flower or garden theme
  20. Any door decoration – ready to hang – Fall theme
  21. Decorate a 4 quart basket with a kitchen theme – any medium
  22. Any holiday table favour
  23. Decorate a work glove
  24. Any garden accent (e.g. birdhouse, wind chime or stepping stone) – not to exceed 18” in any direction
  25. Any wooden “thing” with a dimensions not greater than 12” in any direction (eg: name plaque, lawn decoration, etc)
  26. Make an item (miniature size under 5”) using any medium
  27. Decorate a plastic or terra cotta pot, maximum 10”
  28. Any item made primarily with buttons
  29. Article of handwork not mentioned anywhere in Handwork “Section N” – name technique
  30. Any apron (sewn) with farm theme
  31. Any centerpiece for a Thanksgiving table
  32. Any gift basket or tin suitable for a celebration
  33. President’s Special: Silent Auction Class

NOTE:  All entries become property of the Uxbridge Fair and will be auctioned during the Fair weekend.  All proceeds benefit the Uxbridge Fair.
Prize Money:  $25.00, $15.00, $10.00
Enter any handmade item that would be suitable for a silent auction

***See ADULT Lego Special with Junior Handcraft Specials***

 CHRISTMAS CORNER

Chairperson: J. deBoer (905) 852-2939

Prize Money:  $5.00, $4.00, $3.00, $2.00
NOTE:  If item is suitable for hanging, please attach hanger (e.g. wire, hook, string).

  1. Christmas mantel or buffet decoration – any materials
  2. Christmas wreath, swag or door decoration
  3. Stocking – any medium, knitted, quilted, sewn – kits welcome
  4.  Any tree decoration using any technique and any material, maximum size 20 cm
  5. Any free standing Christmas tree or Christmas ornament (example: metal angel, lathing star), any medium, maximum 50cm high.
  6. Christmas character (e.g. snowman, elf, angel) with samples – any medium
  7.  Christmas table runner or tree skirt
  8. Handcrafted greeting card and envelope
  9. Item of Christmas clothing eg. Hat, vest, sweater with Christmas motif
  10. Any edible Christmas decoration (eg. Popcorn/cranberry string, homemade candy cane, gingerbread Santa, angel, elf)
  11.  Any other Christmas craft not mentioned above
  12. Any decoration celebrating a holiday other than Christmas, or those mentioned in other 2016 Uxbridge Fall Fair handcraft classes.

46.                                             High Point  Winner
Bethesda-Reach Women’s Institute will present a $25 prize to the high point winner in the Handwork section ( including Handcrafts and Christmas Corner).

QUILTS

Ontario Association of Agricultural Societies
Annual Hand Quilted Championship Quilt

Eligibility, Rules and Regulations
General Conditions
A. Entries must be solely made and hand quilted by the exhibitor and exhibited and judged at a local Ontario Association of Agricultural Societies (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 sign provided by OAAS.
D. Judging will occur at local fairs and district levels. A Provincial Grand Champion Quilt will be selected at the Annual OAAS Convention.
E. Upon making an entry into the Ontario Association of Agricultural Societies Quilt Competition, the Exhibitor agrees to participate in any promotional activities related to the competition.
F. The winning Ontario Association of Agricultural Societies Champion Quilt will not be eligible to compete in any future District and/or Convention OAAS competition.

~ HAND QUILTS ~

NOTE: Please name your quilt pattern, if known.
Prize Money: $20.00, $15.00, $10.00
47. Novice quilt – any quilt made by a quilter of less than 4 years experience
48. Appliquéd quilt
49. Pieced quilt
50. Any mixed technique that must be hand quilted, including any sampler quilt

CHAMPION AND RESERVE ROSETTE
AWARDED IN HAND QUILTING

Ontario Association of Agricultural Societies
Annual Machine-Quilted Quilt/Wall Hanging Competition
Eligibility, Rules and Regulations
General Conditions
A. Quilt/Wall Hanging must be solely made and machine quilted by the exhibitor and exhibited and judged at a local Ontario Association of Agricultural Societies (OAAS) fair to be eligible for this competition.
B. Quilt/Wall Hanging to be measured on the perimeter. Total perimeter measurement to be a minimum of 192 inches or 480 cm. Note the article can be square, rectangular etc.
C. Judging will occur at local fairs and district levels. A Provincial Grand Champion Machine Quilted Quilt/Wall Hanging will be selected at the Annual OAAS Convention.
D. Upon making entry into the OAAS Machine Quilting Competition, the Exhibitor agrees to participate in any promotional activities related to the competition.
E. The winning OAAS Machine Quilted Quilt/Wall Hanging will not be eligible to compete in any future District and/or OAAS Provincial competition.
F. The winner’s name to be displayed at the Fair on sign provided by OAAS.
G. Quilt/Wall Hanging must have visible machine quilting.

~ MACHINE QUILTS ~
NOTE: All entries must include fabric samples.
Prize Money: $20.00, $15.00, $10.00 for following classes unless otherwise noted

  1. Novice Quilt – (minimum 192 inches or 324 cm) (5 years experience or less)
  2. Quilter’s Cupboard Special: In honour of Sue Carmichael
    Gift Certificates $20.00, $15.00, $10.00
    Quilt (pieced and machine quilted by exhibitor)
  3.  Any Sample Quilt (appliqued and machine quilted)
  4.  Any mixed technique that must be machine quilted
  5.  Quilt – suitable for a child’s room

CHAMPION AND RESERVE ROSETTE
AWARDED IN MACHINE QUILTING

~ OTHER QUILTED ARTICLES ~
NOTE: All entries must include a fabric sample.
Open size, must be hand or machine quilted by exhibitor unless specified within class.

Prize Money: $6.00, $4.00, $3.00, $2.00

  1. Tied quilt
  2.  Rag quilt
  3. Crazy quilt
  4. Quilt suitable for child`s room
  5. Tag Team Quilt- quilt assembled by one person, quilted by another.  Enter under one number but name both people.
  6. Quilt- any paper pieced
  7.  Any machine embroidered quilt

Miscellaneous Quilted Articles
63. Any quilt top
64. Appliqued or pieced crib quilt, not from a precut kit or panel
65. Other crib quilt, may use a precut kit or panel
66. Any quilted miniature less than 23 in x 36 in
67. Any item made using the paper piecing technique (quilted or not quilted)
68. Quilted article of clothing
69. Any quilted personal accessory (eg. Purse, bag, shawl, etc)
70. Any quilted home accessory (e.g. table runner, cushion, 2 place mats, etc)
71. Any fabric landscape – ready to hang
72. Any machine embroidered wall hanging
73. Any quilted item using more than one technique
74. Any sample quilt block- assembled, not quilted
75. Men only class:  Any quilt or quilted item.
76. “Breast Cancer Block”- unquilted, unfinished size 12 ½” to be displayed squarely

 

 KNITTING

Coordinator – J. Teskey (905) 852-3707

Prize Money:  $5.00, $4.00, $3.00, $2.00 except as noted
NOTE:  All entries must include yarn samples. – NO MACHINE KNITS, unless specified.
77. Afghan:  Circle shape (Prize Money: $10.00, $5.00, $3.00, $2.00)
78. Carriage cover or baby afghan
79. Dressed Teddy Bear:  Displayed on teddy bear.
80. Long sleeve child’s character pullover. (e.g. Cartoon, Book, Tractor, Teddy bear)
81. Adult’s long sleeve cardigan
82. Adult’s long sleeve pullover
83. Child’s long sleeve cardigan using self-striping yarn
84. Any item using a novelty yarn (e.g. eyelash or boa)
85. Any child’s hooded sweater. pullover or jacket using 2 colours or more.
86. Vest using cables
87. Infant set – sweater, bonnet and booties – not mounted
88. Dress
89. Slippers – one pair
90. Child’s hat or toque – animal
91. Article using felting technique
92. Cowl
93. Any other knitted article – handmade
94. Any other knitted article – machine made
95. Article of pet clothing
96. Tea cozy – displayed on teapot
97. Puppet – for 3+ years
98. Any shawl or shrug
NOVICE KNITTING (less than 5 years experience)
99. Any scarf
100.  Any hat or toque
101. Any other article of knitting

All entries to be donated to the Uxbridge Cottage Hospital Gift Shop
Prize Money: $10.00 $5.00 $3.00
102. A knitted baby layette.  Sweater, bonnet or toque, and booties.

 CROCHETING

Prize Money:  $5.00, $4.00, $3.00, $2.00 except as noted.
NOTE:  All entries must include yarn samples.
103.  Afghan($10.00, $5.00, $3.00, $2.00) Crocheted carriage cover or baby afghancrochet
104.  Dress – up to size
105. Hat – Animal
106.  Slippers – one pair
107.  Any pullover or cardigan
108.  Article of pet clothing
109.  Cowl
110.  Purse or carry bag
112.  Security “blankie” – animal head attached to blanket
113.  Puppet    – 3+ years
114.  Any shawl or shrug
NOVICE CROCHETING (less than 5 years experience)
115. Any scarf
116. Any dishcloth or pot holder
117. Any hat or toque
118. Any other article of crocheting

DIRECTOR’S SPECIAL
All entries to be donated to the Uxbridge Cottage Hospital Gift Shop
Prize Money: $10.00 $5.00 $3.00
119.  A crocheted baby layette.  Sweater, bonnet or toque, and bootees.

SEWING

Prize Money:  $5.00, $4.00, $3.00, $2.00
NOTE:  All entries must include a fabric sample.

  1.  Skirt or pants with zipper – on hangersewing machine
  2. Blouse  with sleeves – with buttons  – on hanger
  3.  Any dress, displayed on hanger
  4. Any article of sleepwear e.g .sleep pants, nightgown, bed jacket
  5.  Any article of clothing using fleece
  6.  Any throw or baby blanket using fleece
  7.  Apron
  8. Jacket – any material
  9.  Costume e.g. Halloween, skating, martial arts
  10.  Any pair of placemats – NOT CHRISTMAS
  11. Carry-all bag – eg. For knitting
  12. A table runner or table cloth – NOT CHRISTMAS
  13.  Any other kitchen item e.g. pot holders, oven mitts, tea cozy
  14. Cushion cover, max. 18″ X 18″ before ruffle ( if added); displayed on a cushion
  15. Any other article of sewing not mentioned above

SPECIAL NEEDS
Sponsored by Maggie McCreath

All art pieces should be submitted ready for hanging.

Support that is needed does not result in disqualification.
Prize Money  $5.00, $4.00, $3.00, $2.00

Junior: 21 years of age and under  (please include age on back of entry tag)
135. Any handcrafted  item crafted by an individual with special needs
136.  Any baked item produced by an individual with special needs

Adult: Over 21 years of age
137. Any handcrafted item crafted by an individual with special needs
138. Any baked item produced by an individual with special needs

 

THE UXBRIDGE FAIR BOARD WILL AWARD A PLAQUE FOR THE MOST POINTS IN THE HANDWORK SECTION

ROSETTES AWARDED FOR OUTSTANDING WORKMANSHIP