Handicraft

Section H – Handicraft

GENERAL INFORMATION

  • Entries accepted the day before the Show at the Sofala Showground. Entries MUST be lodged by 10.30am on Saturday 22nd February 2020. Entries will be taken at the Showground on the Friday 21st February 2020, between 9.00am and 12.00 noon.

Late entries will NOT be accepted.

  • Craft entries can be left at Bathurst Fabric and Trims, 82 Piper Street, Bathurst Phone 6331 6149 by 11am, Thursday 20th February 2020. Large entries must be delivered personally to the Showground.
  • All work must be original work of exhibitor, clean, but not laundered. Work must not have been entered in the Sofala Show previously and must have been finished in the last two years.
  • All care will be taken, no responsibility accepted.
  • THE DECISION OF THE JUDGE/S IS FINAL.
  • Prize money to be collected at the Show office.
  • 1st place -$5 – 2nd place – $3.
  • CHIEF STEWARDS: JENNY NOTT 0428 102 312 AND ALICE DRYBURGH.

 

ENTRY FEE

OPEN – $2.00 PER ITEM ENTERED.

SENIOR CITIZENS SECTION – $1.00 PER ITEM ENTERED.

 

OPEN SECTION

CROCHET

  1. Table centre, duchess set or table runner
  2. Coat hanger
  3. Milk jug cover with beads
  4. Baby’s set – 2 or 3 pieces
  5. Baby’s shawl
  6. Child’s garment
  7. Adults garment
  8. Cot or pram cover
  9. Afghan or throw rug
  10. Beanie
  11. Scarf
  12. Any item made from hand-spun yarn
  13. Adults shawl or shoulder throw
  14. Any item not mentioned

 

HAND KNITTING

 

  1. Baby’s set – 2 or 3 pieces
  2. Baby’s shawl
  3. Child’s garment
  4. Lady’s jumper or cardigan
  5. Man’s jumper or cardigan
  6. Beanie
  7. Scarf
  8. Any item made from hand-spun yarn
  9. Adult’s shawl or shoulder throw
  10. Any item not mentioned

 

NEEDLEWORK

 

  1. Embroidered supper or table cloth (any size)
  2. Embroidered table centre
  3. Patchwork, quilt
  4. Patchwork, any other item
  5. Applique, any item
  6. Quilted item (excluding patchwork quilt)
  7. Dressmaking, any item (adult or child)
  8. Handbag/Carry bag (any fabric)
  9. Creative sewing
  10. Tapestry, framed
  11. Long Stitch, framed
  12. Counted Cross Stitch, framed
  13. Cross Stitch, any other item
  14. Any item not mentioned

 

NOVELTIES AND TOYS

 

  1. Cushion, any medium
  2. Fabric painting or printing, any item
  3. Toy, any work
  4. Bear, hand or machine made
  5. Woodwork, any item
  6. Dressed doll
  7. Decoupage, any item
  8. Single page of Scrap Booking (must be in plastic sleeve)
  9. Double page of Scrap Booking (must be in plastic sleeve)
  10. Jewellery, strung (must be able to be worn)
  11. Jewellery, any other work (must be able to be worn)
  12. Any item not mentioned

 

OTHER CRAFTWORK

 

  1. Leather work, any item
  2. Pottery, any item
  3. Ceramics, any item
  4. Beading, any item

 

SENIOR CITIZENS

 

Entrants 70 years of age and over

  1. Knitting, any item
  2. Crochet, any item
  3. Embroidery, any item
  4. Any item not mentioned

 

RIBBONS

 

CHAMPION CROCHET

CHAMPION KNITTING

CHAMPION NEEDLEWORK

CHAMPION NOVELTIES AND TOYS

CHAMPION OTHER CRAFT WORK

CHAMPION SENIOR CITIZENS

MOST SUCCESSFUL EXHIBITOR OPEN

HANDICRAFT SECTION – TROPHY AND RIBBON

MOST SUCCESSFUL EXHIBITOR SENIOR

CITIZENS SECTION – TROPHY AND RIBBON

GRAND CHAMPION EXHIBIT IN THE HANDICRAFT SECTION – TROPHY AND RIBBON

 

SPECIAL SECTION

Crocheted or Knitted Square. Must be 8 ply yarn, and 8 inches square.

There will be NO ENTRY FEE, but all squares will be retained and joined to make a blanket which will be donated to charity for a raffle.

Any colour or combination of colours can be used.

Prizes will be awarded in various categories, so let your imagination run wild!!

All entries to have a label with entrant’s name.

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