Handicrafts and Hobbies cont'd

Spinning and Weaving


Committee: Judi Meadows (Chair) 519-463-5463, Elaine Campbell, Linda Clare, Bonnie Csinos, Diane Helmuth, Noreen Jones, Vera Kirby, Norma Mordue,Rhonda Otte, Judy & Gary Stephenson, Laura Taylor and Jane Van Weerdhuizen.

NOTE ENTRY DATES and TIMES: Entries will be received on Thursday between 3:00 to 8:00 p.m. and Friday 9:00 to 10:00 andremain in place until 4:30 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.

ORGANIZATIONS SHOWING A DISPLAY MUST ENTER IN THE OPEN CLASSES.
All exhibitors must have a 2012 Membership.
NOTE: Our theme this year is “Homemade Pies and Family Ties!

 

PRIZES:
Section 1st 2nd 3rd
110-114 $6.00 $4.00 $3.00



Note: Judges are to judge skein of yarn. Article does not have to be completed.

Spinning and Weaving sponsored in memory of Edith McLaren.

Spinning: Beginners

Section

  1. Spin a variegated yarn. Do a 10 yard skein and a 6" x 6" sample or article. Name the fibre(s).
  2. Spinning: Advanced

  3. Spin tencel or cotton with silk for lace. Do a 10 yard skein and a 6" x 6" sample or article Name the fibre(s).
  4. Weaving: Beginners

  5. Weave a towel in a technique new to you. Name the fibres and technique.
  6. Weaving: Advanced

  7. Weave a gift for a special friend. Name the pattern and fibres
  8. Open Class

  9. Find and Finish. We all have unfinished projects. Let's finish just ONE and tell its history of when it was started and why it remained undone for so long. Weavers - submit the finished article and name the fibres and pattern. Spinners - submit a 10 yard skein and the finished article. Name the fibres and spinning technique. Tell your story on a 4" x 6" card and attach it to your article.
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