Fancy Work
Class 77

Coordinator: Susan Trivett,
Committee: Carol Packwood, Sheila Farrell

Information for Exhibitors:

  • Please see General Rules and Regulations.
  • All Exhibitors are required to register under their own name not the name of their business or farm.  Such entries will be disqualified for judging.
  • Items to exhibit must be brought in between 6pm & 9pm Wednesday night September 6th or Thursday morning September 7th between 8am and 10am.
  • Sunday: Exhibit hall closes in afternoon to prepare for pickup of exhibits.
  • No exhibits to be removed from exhibit building before 4:30 pm Sunday.
  • Entry fee 20% off prize money.
  • All work must not be shown more than 2 years.
  • All articles must be clean and in good condition.
  • All entry tags should be secured with safety pins.
  • Names on work must be covered.
  •  Items in Bold Type are new classes or changes.
  • Only one entry per section.
  • Sample of materials attached for all quilts and sewing and where indicated.
  • Note:  Exhibitor may enter only one exhibit per category/class.
  • Please indicate if your quilt cannot go on further in competition.
  • Those persons wishing to enter their quilts in further competitions please follow ALL the rules for quilts on pages 75.

All prize money in EACH SECTION of this CLASS will be DOUBLED thanks to the generosity of an Anonymous Donor.  

Prizes: Section: 1 – 9, 28, 29, 48; 1st: $10; 2nd: $8; 3rd: $6
Prizes: Sections: 10 – 27, 30 – 47; 49 – 93: 1st: $6; 2nd: $5; 3rd: $4


Quilts: 

Full-size quilts may be a minimum of 72” x 90” or 324 measured on the perimeter.  There is a size requirement to go on to the OAAS, the item can be judged here, but will not go on if not proper size.  Quilts must include material and batting sample.  Only items with sample will be judged.  Wall hangings should be equipped to hang.

  • 1. Quilt: Pieced, no Appliqué - Hand Quilted
  • 2. Quilt: Pieced, no Appliqué - Machine Quilted
  • 3. Quilt: Exhibitors Choice – Hand Quilted
  • 4. Quilt: Exhibitors Choice – Machine Quilted
  • 5. Quilt: Top Only (Unfinished Quilt Top)
  • 6. Lap Quilt – up to 192” Perimeter, Technique Exhibitor’s Choice, Machine Quilted
  • 7. Lap Quilt – up to 192” Perimeter. Technique Exhibitor’s Choice, Hand Quilted
  • 8. Quilted Wall Hanging (with sleeves up to 56`` x 48``) – Hand Quilted
  • 9. Quilted Wall Hanging (with sleeves up to 56`` x 48``) – Machine Quilted
  • 10. Pair of Pot Holders – Quilted (sample of fabric material used for inside – heat resistant)
  • 11. Pair of Oven Mitts – Quilted (sample of fabric material used for inside – heat resistant)
  • 12. Quilted Item by Beginner – Cheater Panel Accepted; judged on quilting only
  • 13. Any Wearable Quilted Item – Machine or Hand Quilted
  • 14. Quilted Block not Quilted (mounted on Bristol board and secured on one side so it can be flipped to see the back)

Sewing: 

Sewing must include material sample. Please ensure no names are showing.

  • 15. Baby Bib
  • 16. Baby Blanket
  • 17. Tummy Time Play Matt (Child Safe)
  • 18. Child’s Play Outfit
  • 19. Child’s Dress with Sleeves – size 12 or under
  • 20. Child’s Sleepwear -  Summer/Winter – size 12 and under
  • 21. Halloween Costume
  • 22. Ladies Swimsuit Cover-Up
  • 23. Ladies Tunic Top – any style/fabric for wear with leggings/pants
  • 24. Men’s T-Shirt – any style
  • 25. Child’s Toy – Toddler to 3 Years – Child Safe
  • 26. Table Runner
  • 27. Four Placemats

Knitting: 

In the sweater categories, heavy indicates yarn suitable for outdoor wear. Sweaters should not be ironed. All items hand-knit, unless otherwise specified. Only items with sample yarn will be judged.

  • 28. Knitted Afghan (min 54") excluding fringe
  • 29. Knitted Afghan Lap Size or Throw (up to 36" x 48") no fringe
  • 30. Knitted Baby Blanket (maximum perimeter 162)
  • 31. Knitted Baby Sweater and Hat
  • 32. Toddler’s Slippers up to size 4
  • 33. Knitted Neck Cowl
  • 34. Child's sweater to size 16 - Exhibitor's Choice, Technique, Style and Yarn
  • 35. Hoodie (Hoodie and Scarf Combined)
  • 36. Child’s Mitt and Hat Set
  • 37. Ladies Slippers
  • 38. Infinity Scarf
  • 39. Adult Sweater
  • 40. Knitted Child's Toy (Child Safe)
  • 41. Ladies Socks
  • 42. Adult Mitts
  • 43. Fingerless gloves - Not Mitts
  • 44. Child's Novelty Hat (Animal etc.)
  • 45. Men's Socks
  • 46. Knitted Gloves
  • 47. Knitted Storage Basket

Crochet:

Only items with sample yarn will be judged.

  • 48. Afghan Your Choice (minimum 54” ) (excluding fringe)
  • 49. Lap or Throw Size Afghan (no fringe) (up to 162' perimeter)
  • 50. Crochet Adult Slippers
  • 51. Toddler’s Bootees or Slippers (up to size 4)
  • 52. Baby Blanket (minimum 162' perimeter)
  • 53. Crocheted Baby Toy (Child Safe)
  • 54. Adult Matching Hat and Scarf Set
  • 55. Shawl or Shrug
  • 56. Scoodie - Hoodie and Scarf Combined 
  • 57. Set of Four Coasters
  • 58. Crochet Basket - any style/size

Needlework

  • 59. Needlepoint on plastic canvas
  • 60. Needlepoint article
  • 61. Article of Red and White or Black and White Embroidery
  • 62. Picture/Wall Hanging Any Needlework Technique (Accessories allowed e.g. buttons beads etc).
  • 63. Counted cross-stitched article, framed
  • 64. Counted cross-stitched article
  • 65. Crazy Quilt Block - 8” square accented with stitching 

Miscellaneous

  • 66. Novelty Cushion
  • 67. Basket Weaving Article 
  • 68. Crib-size Stuffed Toy (toddler under 3 years) – Child Safe
  • 69. Stuffed Toy (toddler over 3 years) – Child Safe
  • 70. Rustic Craft using Burlap
  • 71. Jewelry – matched set – two pieces or more
  • 72. Halloween Item – not ceramic
  • 73. Easter Item - not ceramic
  • 74. Shopping Bag, Sewn (must be 11” x 12” or larger) – material sample
  • 75. Shopping Bag, Other Than Sewn (must be 11” x 12” or larger) – material sample
  • 76. Felted Item – eg. Scarf, purse, slippers
  • 77. Hand Made Rug - any medium, technique
  • 78. Seasonal Door Decoration - Spring, Summer, Fall or winter (not Halloween, or Christmas)
  • 79. Woven Item eg. Placemat, Bookmark
  • 80. Stained Glass Article
  • 81. Coffee Mug or Cup Cozy, displayed on mug or cup
  • 82. Wall Hanging - Woven, Ribbons, Macrame, Yarn, Material (accessories acceptable) (not quilted) 
  • 83. Three Flowers - Any Material and Technique (shown in vase - maximum height 12')
  • 84. Something useful from something useless - state what it was before.

Christmas

  • 85. Door Decoration
  • 86. Traditional Christmas Stocking (ready to hang and fill) (no cheater panels)
  • 87. Christmas Throw (up to 192' in perimeter) (not quilted) (accessories acceptable) 
  • 88. Table Centerpiece - no real greens 
  • 89. Collection of Three Ornaments – attractively displayed
  • 90. Two Placemats
  • 91. Wine Bottle Gift Bag with Hand-Made Tag
  • 92. Any Christmas Item up to 18' high
  • 93. Free standing Item up to 2'eg Santa, Snowman, Deer Etc. 

Specials

Prize for 1st place Only Sections 94-96: 1st: $10

  • 94. Handmade Doll - Dressed with Removable Clothes for your Child to Play with. 
  • 95. Kit or Crocheted Baby Blanket - up to perimeter of 162"
  • 96. Sewn Storage Basket, Bin or Box - Style and Fabric your choice

 Lets Help

Multiple Entries as in past are accepted
NEW: Now one item per Exhibitor in each category will be judged
Please attach Exhibitor’s Tag on item to be Judged

Prizes:  Sections: 97 - 98; 1st: $10; 2nd: $6; 3rd: $4
This prize money will not be doubled.

  • 97. “Let’s Help”  Knitted or crocheted hats, mitts even sweaters for St. Lawrence O’Toole Catholic Church to send to Children in need.  Only Hats will be judged.
  • 98. “Let’s Help” Pillowcases for CHEO.  Standard size pillowcases in Cheery Child Prints.  Pillowcases will be donated to CHEO. 
  • 99. “Twiddle Muffs”: - Are soothing for Alzheimer’s and Dementia Patients.  Will be donated to Bayfield Manor and Wellington House.  These are new, Ideas can be found by googling Twiddle Muffs or on Pinterest.

The winner of the most points in Class 77, sections 1- 93 receives a $25 prize.


Spencerville Agricultural Society Quilt Block Competition Guidelines for 2017

Prizes in each category: 1st: $6; 2nd: $5; 3rd: $4

Section: 100

The theme for this year's quilt block competition is “Your Favourite Birds".

Blocks will be judged in four categories.

  • 1. Appliqué - Hand, with optional accent embroidery
  • 2. Pieced - Either hand or machine
  • 3. Embroidery - Hand only
  • 4. Anything Goes - Any other category

Judging standards state that in applique, embroidery stitches may be used for decoration only.  You may enter a block in each category, but only one in each category.

Please use the block provided as background for all blocks.   The other piece is for sashing, you may use some of this in your block.   Blocks are 13” square.  Please put your name on the square at least 2” from the lower right hand corner of the block.

Please return unused material with your finished blocks by mail or to the exhibit building of the fair.

Return the blocks by fair time, before 10:00 am Thursday at the fair for judging or mail to:

Bobby Campbell
5875 County Road 18, R. R. # 2
Spencerville, Ontario K0E 1X0
613-658-5824

If you need more blocks please contact Bobby Campbell. If you have unused blocks please return them. Thank you.
The Spencerville Agricultural Society thanks you for your support.


OAAS QUILTING COMPETITION

Prizes: 1st: $25; 2nd: $15; 3rd: $10

Annual Hand Quilted Competition

Must have entered in section 1,3 and 8
Entry must be solely made and hand quilted by the exhibitor
Entry quilts must be a minimum of 324 inches measured on the perimeter
Smaller quilts will not be eligible to proceed to the next level of competition)
Grand Champion quilt will go to District level for judging
Winner of District advances to the annual OAAS Convention for judging


Annual Machine Quilted Quilt Competition

Must have entered in sections 2, 4 and 9
Entry must be solely made and machine quilted by the exhibitor
Minimum 192 inches, measured on the perimeter
Can be square or rectangular etc.
Grand Champion quilt will go to District level for judging
Winner of District advances to the annual OAAS Convention for judging

A copy of complete details regarding all OAAS quilt competitions is available at the Fair Office, or go to competitions at www.ontariofairs,com

 

Attention All Exhibitors!

Deadline for Entries September 1st, 2018

$1.00 late entry fee per item applicable after deadline | Late entry fees for livestock noted in the livestock section

Online Entries

Click Here for the Exhibitor Login

All prize money doubled indefinitely!!

Download Entry Forms

2018 Cattle, Sheep & Goats Entry Form
2018 Home Craft Entry Form
2018 Poultry & Small Animal Entry Form
2018 Horse Entry Form

MANDATORY PROOF OF 2018 NEGATIVE COGGINS TEST IS REQUIRED WITH EACH AND EVERY HORSE ENTRY

For more info contact: info@spencervillefair.ca