Handicrafts and Hobbies

Class 82 E,F,G
Golden Age, Crochet & Knitting


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 2008 Membership.
NOTE: Our theme this year is “OUR FAIR’S FOR EWE”. Please include where possible.


PRIZES:      
Section First Second Third
82E 1-15 $3.00 $2.50 $2.00
82F 1-3 $6.00 $4.00 $3.00
82F 4-9 $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
82G 1 $6.00 $4.00  $3.00 
82G 2-20 $4.00  $3.00 $2.00 

Golden Age (60 plus) - Class 82E

Section:

  1. Slippers, knitted or crocheted
  2. Drumbo Fair Prize List, prior to 1970
  3. Rug, any kind
  4. Cushion, any kind
  5. Doily, any medium, mounted
  6. Postcards (4), mounted
  7. Placemats (2)
  8. Tote Bag
  9. Picture of you and your grandchild or grandchildren mounted on Bristol Board
  10. Mitts, knitted
  11. Fair Memories - Old Picture of Drumbo Fall Fair
  12. Hanging Kitchen Hand Towel
  13. My favourite craft, from a kit
  14. Hand embroidered pillowcases
  15. Looking back - 2 pictures of your youth, mounted or framed

    Crochet - Class 82F

Section:

  1. Afghan, unusual pattern
  2. Afghan, granny squares
  3. Afghan, wave or zigzag pattern
  4. Any article of clothing
  5. Guest Towel – crocheted edge
  6. Doily (mounted)
  7. Stuffed Animal or Toy
  8. Pot Holders – 2 different
  9. Any Article not listed above

    Knitting - Class 82G

Section:

  1. Afghan, any pattern
  2. Lady’s or Man’s Cardigan
  3. Lady’s Pullover
  4. Vest
  5. Fair Isle Sweater
  6. Adult sweater – circular needles
  7. Any article, made with bulky yarn
  8. Adult toque
  9. Men’s socks
  10. Poncho
  11. Specialty yarn scarf
  12. “New-Born” Toque (entries to be donated to local hospital)
  13. Carriage cover or blanket
  14. Child’s cardigan
  15. Child’s pullover
  16. Child’s toque or mittens
  17. Child’s slippers
  18. Infant’s 2 piece set (mounted)
  19. Infant’s hooded sweater
  20. Any other item, not listed above
  21. SPECIAL by MARY MAXIM LTD. Knitted cardigan adult sweater made from yarn purchased from Mary Maxim Ltd, Paris. Sample of yarn and proof of purchase to accompany exhibit. $25.00 Gift Certificate.

Most Points in Knitting-Class 82G, by Blenheim Dumfries Farm Women in Memory of Ruth Kyle - $10.00


Champion Afghan (knitted or crocheted) - $15.00

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