CRAFTS & HOBBIES

CLASS 29: SECTIONS 1 – 36

Chair: Jan Pinkerton………………………905-939-2688

Committee: Betty Huisman, Jennifer Slade, Janis Boykach

  • All rules at the beginning of the Homecraft Section apply
  • All exhibitors MUST BE AMATEURS
  • Definition of non-amateur/professional: A person who uses craft supplies to create fine craft items by hand, and sells or teaches the finished product. Anyone, who enters and is found to be a non-amateur or professional of that craft, will be disqualified from the judging process.
  • Items should be clean and odour free.
  • All crafts must have a patch of material, yarn or

threads attached to each entry.

  • Pictures must be ready to hang.
  • Failure to comply with these rules will result in

disqualification.

  • All crafts should be new and this year’s work. Items from previous years should not be entered

 

PRIZES:

SECTIONS 1 to 4

1st – $5.50, 2nd – $5.00, 3rd – $4.50

 

SECTIONS 5 to 45

1st – $ $4.50, 2nd – $4.00, 3rd – $3.50

 

Suggestion for 2018 Fair: Remember we are celebrating our 2018 theme. Try to make your entries primarily with a “Country Roots & Cowboy Boots” theme to increase your judge’s scoring. Let’s celebrate Country Roots in Schomberg!

 

  1. Counted cross stitch picture (under 12” not including mat and frame)
  2. Counted cross stitch picture (over 12”)
  3. Stamped cross stitch picture
  4. Handmade stuffed toy -childproof
  5. Best dressed doll – (at least 2 pieces knit)
  6. Best dressed Doll – (at least 2 pieces) crochet
  7. Colouring Page – mounted Scrapbooking
  8. Single Memory page: Favourite Christmas Moment
  9. Single Memory page: Family Gathering
  10. Single Memory Page: Birthday or Anniversary

Greeting Cards

  1. Hallowe’en
  2. Christmas
  3. Any other occasion
  4. Wire sculpture (include sample)
  5. Handmade wooden item-no size requirement but it must be able to be transported upstairs with no lift assist- craftsman judged only -include samples
  6. Tea cozy -knit or crochet
  7. Painted/decorated clothing (clothing can be purchased)
  8. Handmade Pin Cushion
  9. Decorated Pillow on form (any technique)
  10. Slippers, any size, yarn or fabric
  11. Handmade Jewellery – any medium
  12. Bookmark: 2018 Theme: “Country Roots and Cowboy Boots”
  13. Baby Bib (any medium)
  14. Article made with plastic canvas
  15. Sewn Pillowcase
  16. Embroidered or cross stitch pillowcase
  17. Fall Decoration
  18. Fridge Magnet
  19. Article of Finger Knitting or Crocheting
  20. Decorated Picture Frame: 2018 Theme: “Country Roots and Cowboy Boots”
  21. Greeting Card 2018 Theme: “Country Roots and Cowboy Boots”
  22. Article made from recycled material
  23. Any other craft not listed

 

Christmas

  1. Angel – any medium
  2. Christmas Gift Bag
  3. 3 Christmas ornaments – mounted – 3 different techniques
  4. Christmas Centrepiece for dining table
  5. Christmas placemats (2)
  6. Christmas Table Runner
  7. Article made from Old Greeting Cards
  8. Christmas Article from plastic canvas
  9. Christmas Stocking

 

SPECIALS

  1. Out Of The Cold Special – new for 2018 ***Handmade set of Hats and Mitts or Hat and Scarf*** yarn or fabric. First prize only to be determined before the Fair NOTE: This category is a retained special. All section 43 entries will be donated to rotating charities. Multiple entries are welcome. Specify the one to be judged.
  2. BERNARDIN SNAP LID/MASON JAR CREATIVE CRAFT SPECIAL Best decorative or functional Homecraft article(s) made using Bernardin Mason Jar(s) or 2-piece snap lid(s) Prize: Gift Certificate
  3. 2018 Fair Theme: “Country Roots & Cowboy Boots” Double scrapbooking layout 12” x 12” First prize only to be awarded. Prize to be determined before the Fair.
  4. New for 2018 – Mary Duggan Special: Exhibitor with highest total points in class 29

 

Prize: $15.00 donated by Monica Duggan and Teresa Slade and families

100.New for 2018 – Mary Duggan Special: Exhibitor with 2nd highest points in class 29

Prize: $10.00 donated by Monica Duggan and Teresa Slade and families