HANDWORKS

Section N

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 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)

Special prizes:

High Point Winner Bethesda - Reach Women's Institute Prize: $25

Highest points in the Handcrafts and Christmas Corner

HANDCRAFTS:

1.

Baby shower gift

2.

Bridal shower gift

3.

Bazaar item, no knitting – (retail value $10 to $20)

4.

One handmade greeting card, with an envelope, for any celebration.

5.

One handmade greeting card, with an envelope, for any celebration

6.

Shopping bag, carry bag, or purse - handmade - amy technique except knitting, with sample

7.

Any handcrafted piece of jewellery - no kits

8.

Any door or wall decoration made our of paper, ready to hang, NOT Christmas

Cricut machine may be used; maximum 18" in any direction, ready to hang

9.

Any table favour (cricut machine may be used)

10.

Article of handwork not mentioned anywhere in Handwork "Section VN" - name technique

11.

Uxbridge Fair Theme - "Your Country Fair" centrepiece using natural materials

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

12.

Christmas wreath, swag or door decoration - any materials

13.

Christmas table runner or tree skirt - any technique

14.

Any Christmas character

15.

Any tree decoration

16.

Any decoration celebrating Hanukah, Kwanzaa, Eid, or another winter celebration.

OUTSTANDING WORKMANSHIP Prize: ROSETTE

KNITTING

SECTION NK

CHAIRPERSON: Jackie Teskey (905) 852-3707

Please note: We are pleased to be offering Youth Knitting Classes within the Junior Section. If you are a youth, please consult the Junior Categories.
Details may be subject to change. Please check for updates at uxbridgefair.ca
NOTE: All entries must include yarn samples. No machine knits, unless specified.

Prizes: 1st: $5, 2nd: $4, 3rd: $3, 4th: $2

Classes:

1.

Afghan (full size or for a baby) Prizes: 1st: $10, 2nd: $5, 3rd: $3, 4th: $2

2.

Shawl or shrug

3.

Child's dress - up to size 4

On hanger

4.

Hat or toque

5.

Slippers - one pair

6.

Baby layette - cardigan/bonnet or toque/bonnet

QUILTS

Section NQ

NOTE: All entries must include a fabric sample.
Open size, must be hand or machine quilted by exhibitor unless specified within class.
Details may be subject to change. Please check for updates at uxbridgefair.ca

Prizes: 1st: $5, 2nd: $4, 3rd: $3, 4th: $2

QUILTS:

Prizes: 1st: $10, 2nd: $8, 3rd: $6

1.

Any full size quilt, any technique, hand quilted

2.

Any full size quilt, any technique, machine quilted

3.

Any crib quilt

OTHER QUILT-RELATED ITEMS:

4.

Any quilted item not described in the previous classes

ex: clothing, personal accessory, home accessory

5.

Any sample quilt block

SPECIAL:

OAAS1.

Annual Hand Quilted Championship Quilt

Please name your quilt pattern, if known. .

OAAS2.

Annual Machine Quilted Championship Quilt

Eligibility Rules and Regulations
General Conditions
A. Entries into the Hand Quilted Class 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. Entries into the Machine Quilted Class must be solely made and machine quilted by the exhibitor and exhibited and judged at a local Ontario Association of Agriculture 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.

G. Machine Quilted Championship entry must have visible machine quilting.

SEWING

Section NS

CHAIRPERSON: Jackie Teskey (905) 852-3707

NOTE: All entries must include a fabric sample

Details may be subject to change. Please check for updates at uxbridgefair.ca


Prizes: 1st: $5, 2nd: $4, 3rd: $3, 4th: $2

SEWING:

1.

Child's dress - up to size 4

on a hanger

2.

Carry bag or tote

3.

Skirt or pants with zipper

ready to be displayed

4.

Apron

ready to be displayed

5.

Any special occasion outfit

SEWING

Section NS

CHAIRPERSON: Jackie Teskey (905) 852-3707

NOTE: All entries must include a fabric sample

Details may be subject to change. Please check for updates at uxbridgefair.ca


Prizes: 1st: $5, 2nd: $4, 3rd: $3, 4th: $2

SEWING:

1.

Child's dress - up to size 4

on a hanger

2.

Carry bag or tote

3.

Skirt or pants with zipper

ready to be displayed

4.

Apron

ready to be displayed

5.

Any special occasion outfit

GOLDEN YEARS

Section M

Sponsored by the Uxbridge Senior Citizens Club

CHAIRPERSON: Tess Dempster (905) 852-6515

Details may be subject to change. Please check for updates at uxbridgefair.ca

If you would like to be acknowledged as the oldest in the Golden Years Section or the youngest in the Handwork Section, then put your age on the fold-up portion of the exhibitor's tag.

NOTE: Seniors must obtain an exhibitor number from the Secretary. Seniors must be 60 years of age or over. Please see General Rules for more information. (page 6)

NOTE: All entries must include a sample of materials used.

Prizes: 1st: $5, 2nd: $4, 3rd: $3, 4th: $2

Special prizes:

BETHESDA-REACH WOMEN'S INSTITUTE SPECIAL Prize: $25

Awarded to the overall points winner in the Golden Years Section.

Classes:

1.

Handmade scarf, any medium (e.g. Woven, silk, knitted)

2.

Garden ornament on farm theme

3.

Any article constructed of wood (no kits)

4.

Any toy made for a child

5.

Any handcrafted card (not computer generated)