CHAIRPERSON: Nancy Hannah (905) 852-7286
Open to all ages
Rosettes awarded for outstanding workmanship.
The Uxbridge Fair Board will award a plaque for the most points in the Handworks section.
Details may be subject to change. Please check for updates at uxbridgefair.ca
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 Golden Years Section or the youngest in the Handwork Section then please put your age on the fold-up portion of the exhibitor’s tag.
Prizes: 1st: $5, 2nd: $4, 3rd: $3, 4th: $2 (10% kept by the fair)
High Point Winner Bethesda - Reach Women's Institute Prize: $25
Highest points in the Handcrafts and Christmas Corner
Baby shower gift
Bridal shower gift
Bazaar item, no knitting – (retail value under $10)
Bazaar item, no knitting– (retail value $10 and over)
One handmade greeting card, with an envelope, for any celebration
Any handpainted sign - any technique, with sample
Depicting Fair theme, "Farm Boots and Country Roots"
Any handmade decorative hair accessory
Shopping bag - handmade - any technique, with sample
Counted cross stitch - stitched area 5" x 7" or less
Counted cross stitch - stitched area greater than 5" x 7"
Handcrafted piece of jewellery - no kits
Any upcycled item (made from something re-purposed)
Any edible or non-edible "gift in a Mason jar"
Any bookmark with "Farm Boots and Country Roots" theme
Any door decoration - ready to hang - NOT Christmas
A garden decoration (i.e. stepping stone or rock, windchime, birdhouse)
Any "Family Gathering" theme table favour
Any wooden "thing" with dimensions not greater than 12" in any direction
For example: name plaque, lawn decoration, etc.
Make a picture frame that depicts the Fair theme - any medium
Under 14" in any direction
Decorate a boot - fair theme - any size
Article of handwork not mentioned anywhere in Handwork "Section N"
Any centrepiece for the "Country Roots" theme - no maximum size
Any gift basket or tin suitable for a family celebration
President's Special - Silent Auction Class Prizes: 1st: $25, 2nd: $15, others: $0 (10% kept by the fair)
Enter any handmade item that would be suitable for a silent auction
All entries become the property of the Uxbridge Fair and will be auctioned during the Fair weekend. All proceeds benefit the Uxbridge Fair.
OUTSTANDING WORKMANSHIP Prize: ROSETTE
Scarecrow Contest Special Prizes: 1st: $50 and Rosette, 2nd: $25 and Rosette, 3rd: $15 and Rosette (10% kept by the fair)
Scarecrow to represent theme "Farm Boots and Country Roots".
The entries can be submitted only between 10:00 a.m. and 12 noon on the Saturday of the Fair weekend. Judging at 1:00 p.m. at the Fair office. Open to all ages. Please see General Rules for more information.
CHRISTMAS CORNER, Chairperson: Katie Assinck (905) 862-0166:
Any items that don't fit Christmas Corner categories may be entered by the exhibitor into applicable handwork classes
Christmas mantel or buffet decoration - any materials
Christmas wreath, swag or door decoration
Stocking - any medium - kits welcome
Any natural tree decoration
Using embellishments from the natural environment.
Example: pine cones, pine boughs, berries
Any free-standing Christmas tree or Christmas ornament
Example: metal angel, lathing star
Any medium, maximum 50 cm (20 in.) high
Christmas Character - any medium
Example: Snowman, Elf, angel - with samples
Christmas table runner or tree skirt
Handcrafted greeting card and envelope
Item of Christmas clothing with Christmas motif
For example: hat, vest, sweater
Any edible Christmas decoration
E.g. Popcorn/cranberry string, homemade candy cane, gingerbread Santa, angel, elf
Any decoration celebrating Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, Eid
Or other winter seasonal celebration