Handicrafts and Hobbies
Handicrafts, Horsin'Around, Christmas, Machine Sewing
Committee: Judi Meadows (Chair) 519-463-5463, Elaine Campbell, Linda Clare, Diane Helmuth, Noreen Jones, Norma Mordue, Judy Shaw, Jean Shoemaker, Laura Taylor, Jane Van Weerdhuizen, Eileen Wilson
Entries close at 11:30 a.m. on the first day of the Fair and must be in place by 12:00 Noon and remain until 3:30 p.m. on Sunday.
ALL EXHIBITS MUST BE THE WORK OF THE EXHIBITOR AND MUST HAVE BEEN DONE IN THE LAST 2 YEARS.
Judges of this class are authorized by the directors of the Society to disqualify all old, soiled and defaced work, and instructed to award prizes to new and up-to-date work. In case of no competition, unless the work is worthy, the prize money will be withheld.
All pictures must be ready to hang.
ORGANIZATIONS SHOWING A DISPLAY MUST ENTER IN THE OPEN CLASSES.
All exhibitors must have a 2009 Membership.
NOTE: Our theme this year is “HORSIN' AROUND AT THE FAIR”. Please include where possible.
- Counted cross-stitch picture, framed, ready to hang
- Decorated T-shirt or sweatshirt - horse theme
- Cushion, any medium, horse theme
- Handmade get well card
- Handcrafted bookmark - horse theme
- Decorated clay pot
- Scrapbooking Page - wedding theme
- Scrapbooking Page – family theme
- Scrapbooking Page - vacation theme
- Scrapbooking Page - baby theme
- Decorated treaure box
- Stuffed animal or toy
- Decorated picture frame
- Rug, woven
- Any article completed with a needle that incorporates beads and/or sequins
- Any article of jewelry (not beadwork)
- Any article of painted/glazed ceramics
- Trash to Treasure - decorative
- Trash to Treasure - functional
- Hand designed basket - any medium
- Three handmade articles suitable for a bazaar
- Two placemats
- Two pot holders
- Stamping - greeting card - any theme
- Party favour
- Needlepoint picture
- Any other needlepoint item
Specials sponsored by Edith McLaren
Our theme for the 2009 Fair is “Horsin' Around at the Fair”. Please incorporate our theme into the following sections. Sections 28-32 sponsored by Drumbo Neighbourhood Watch.
- Collection of horses - minimum 3 items
- Decorated horse shoe
- Scrapbooking page - horse theme
- Gift basket for the horse lover - any occasion, 5 items
- Create front door decoration using cowboy boots
- SPECIAL: Most unique handmade hobby horse. Sponsored by Global Village Women
MOST POINTS in “Horsin' Around” by Drumbo Neighbourhood Watch - $10.00
- Front door decoration
- Tree ornament
- Handcrafted card
- Stocking for a child
- Christmas elf
- Father Christmas
- Handcrafted table centrepiece using candles
- One horse open sleigh
- Vintage Christmas card - mounted or framed (8"x8")
- Scrapbooking page - "Christmas with the Family"
- Painted light bulb tree decoration
- Christmas placemats (2)
- Angel, any medium
- Handmade cloth gift bag
MOST POINTS in Christmas Corner by Dennis and Linda Baker - $10.00
- Apron - full
- Apron - half
- Polar fleece item
- Article from denim
- Laptop carrier
- PJ Bottoms