2017 Perth Fair

Fri Sept 1st - Mon Sept 4th
172nd Anniversary

2016 Handicrafts

This year's theme is "Rural Routes"

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Please note Rules Governing the Perth Fair. They pertain to all classes. Please read them carefully.

Information: Ilene Myerscough 613-257-5681, Jean Carson, Helen Desjardine, Diane Sheridan, Margaret Brandrick

NOTE:

  • All work must be clean and appear new. Old and soiled work will not be judged. Articles that have been stored in mothballs must be completely aired prior to exhibiting or they will not be accepted.
  • Articles exhibited this year may only be brought back next year if entered in a different section.
  • Articles not adhering to the specifications stated in the prize list and regulations books will be disqualified.
  • Articles to remain on display until 4:00 p.m. Monday.
  • ALL ARTICLES MUST BE HANDMADE and must include S.M.A. or S.Y.A if requested - failure to include can disqualify entry.
  • S.M.A. - a sample of material(s) attached to the entry tag.
  • S.Y.A. - a sample of yarn(s) attached to the entry tag.


QUILTS

Committee: Loree Tannett 613-466-0417

PRIZE MONEY - Sections 705 - 1 to 3 - 1st $20.00 Gift Certificate - Perth Fabrics Crafts 'N More, 2nd $15.00, 3rd $12.00

PRIZE MONEY - Sections 705 - 4 to 7, 11 & 12 -1st $10.00, 2nd $7.00, 3rd $5.00

PRIZE MONEY - Sections 705 - 8 to 10 - 1st $10.00 Gift Certificate - Perth Fabrics Crafts 'N More, 2nd $7.00, 3rd $5.00


CLASS 705

  1. Pieced cotton quilt, hand quilted, double bed or larger - S.M.A.
  2. Hand appliquéd quilt, hand appliqued and hand quilted, double bed or larger - S.M.A.
  3. Quilt, machine quilted on a domestic (home) machine, any pattern, double bed or larger - S.M.A.
  4. Quilt, machine quilted, long arm machine, any pattern or technique, double bed or larger - S.M.A.
  5. Scrap or Charm quilt, made with a variety of fabrics (which may include fabric recycled from garments.) This quilt may be made by a group. If there is a story attached to the design and/or fabrics, please include it, any size - S.M.A.
  6. Tied quilt, any size - S.M.A.
  7. Whole cloth quilt (a plain cloth with quilted design) hand quilted - S.M.A..
  8. Whole cloth quilt, (a plain cloth with quilted design) domestic machine quilted, any size - S.M.A.
  9. Crib quilt, pieced or appliquéd, no buttons, pins or beads, 30” x 40” or larger, hand or domestic machine - S.M.A.
  10. Set of four placemats, pieced and machine or hand quilted - S.M.A.
  11. Table runner, pieced and machine or hand quilted - S.M.A.
  12. Quilt top, any technique, to be finished for next year - hand or machine - S.M.A.
  13. Finished quilt from previous year’s fair  - hand or machine - S.M.A.


SEWING

PRIZE MONEY - Sections 705 - 13 & 18 - 1st $10.00 Gift Certificate - Perth Fabrics Crafts 'N More, 2nd $7.00, 3rd $5.00

PRIZE MONEY - Sections 705 - 14 to 17 & 19 to 27 - 1st $10.00, 2nd $7.00, 3rd $5.00


CLASS 705

  1. Flannel sleep pants for an adult - S.M.A.
  2. Flannel sleep pants for a child - S.M.A.
  3. Child's pyjamas' top and bottom - S.M.A.
  4. Child's nightgown, size 4 to 8 - S.M.A.
  5. Girls dress, size 4 to 8 - S.M.A.
  6. Apron - any style - S.M.A.
  7. Tote bag - any kind of frabric - S.M.A.
  8. Wall hanging, sewn - any material - S.M.A.
  9. Casserole carrier, with dish – S.M.A
  10. Article of smocking – S.M.A or S.Y.A
  11. Article of redwork – S.M.A or S.Y.A
  12. One pair of pot holders – S.M.A
  13. Hand quilted decorative pillow cover – S.M.A
  14. Travel/makeup kit sewn with a lining – S.M.A
  15. Slip cover for a photo album or a book – S.M.A


KNITTING

PRIZE MONEY - Sections 705 - 28, 32 & 37 - 1st $10.00 Gift Certificate - Perth Fabrics Crafts 'N More, 2nd $7.00, 3rd $5.00

PRIZE MONEY - Sections 705 - 29 to 31, 33 to 35 and 40 - 1st $10.00 - Unraveled, 2nd $7.00, 3rd $5.00


CLASS 705

  1. Afghan/blanket, minimum 40” x 52” (exclusive of optional fringe), any yarn - S.Y.A.
  2. Adult long sleeve sweater, any yarn - S.Y.A.
  3. Adult short sleeve sweater, any yarn - S.Y.A.
  4. Child’s long sleeve sweater, size 2 to 4, 3 ply yarn - S.Y.A
  5. Child’s mitts and toque set, any yarn - S.Y.A
  6. Baby’s sweater and hat set, using baby yarn - S.Y.A
  7. Hat, any size, any yarn - S.Y.A
  8. Pair of adult socks, using sock yarn - S.Y.A
  9. Pair of adult slippers, any yarn - S.Y.A
  10. Pair of child’s socks, size 6 to 9, using sock yarn - S.Y.A
  11. Pair of child’s slippers, size 6 to 9, any yarn - S.Y.A
  12. Knitted and felted item, made from natural fibre, eg.: wool shorn from sheep, alpaca, goat etc. - S.Y.A - Sponsored by Silent Valley Alpaca, Ompah, 1st $30.00, 2nd $20.00
  13. Baby afghan - S.Y.A
  14. Set of dish cloths (2) - S.Y.A


CROCHETING

PRIZE MONEY - Section 705 - 42 - 1st $10.00 Gift Certificate - Perth Fabrics Crafts 'N More, 2nd $7.00, 3rd $5.00

PRIZE MONEY - Sections 705 - 43, 46 to 51 - 1st $10.00, 2nd $7.00, 3rd $5.00

PRIZE MONEY - Sections 705 - 44 & 45 - 1st Gift Certificate - Unraveled, 2nd $7.00, 3rd $5.00


CLASS 705

  1.  Afghan min. size 40” x 52” (exclusive of optional fringe), any yarn - S.Y.A
  2. Baby afghan, any yarn - S.Y.A
  3. Baby sweater and hat set, baby yarn - S.Y.A
  4. Crocheted poncho - S.Y.A
  5. Crocheted pin cushion, cotton batting for stuffing - S.Y.A
  6. Travel bag 12” x 15” - S.Y.A
  7. Crocheted doily, mounted on a coloured piece of bristol board - S.Y.A
  8. Crocheted set of four placemats - S.Y.A
  9. Crocheted ladies vest - S.Y.A
  10. Crocheted hat, any yarn - S.Y.A


FIBRE ARTS

PRIZE MONEY - 1st $10.00, 2nd $7.00, 3rd $5.00

In this section you can use the fibre of your choice (knit, crochet, sew, quilt, felt, spin, weave, etc.) to make the following:

CLASS 705

  1. Wall hanging, minimum size 10” x 12”, any technique or combination of techniques. Attach a brief explanation of techniques used (ie: paper piecing, needle felting, thread painting) on an index card. - S.M.A
  2. Bag or tote, any technique or combination of techniques. - S.M.A
  3. Make it Useful, take something out of the recycling bin and make into something useful. Use your imagination!


RUGS

CLASS 705

  1. Hooked rug, traditional hooking with fabric strips - S.M.A. or S.Y.A.
  2. Braided rug - S.M.A. or S.Y.A.
  3. Woven rug - S.M.A. or S.Y.A.
  4. Rug, any technique - S.M.A. or S.Y.A.


YOUNG HANDICRAFTERS (15 YEARS AND YOUNGER)

PRIZE MONEY - 1st $7.00, 2nd $5.00, 3rd $3.00

CLASS 705

  1. Knitted doll – any size – S.Y.A.
  2. Knitted scarf – S.Y.A.
  3. Knitted belt 2” x 24” using Velcro for the fastener - S.Y.A.
  4. Crocheted scarf - S.Y.A.
  5. Crocheted doll dress, to fit a barbie doll size - S.Y.A.
  6. Any article made from recycled fabric and cans
  7. A stuffed toy, sewn together
  8. A purse made from recycled material
  9. A flag from the Perth Military Settlement - sewn.
  10. A puppet made from men’s work socks - eyes, nose, ears and tongue sewn on - Sponsored by Ilene Myerscough - 1st $10.00, 2nd $6.00, 3rd $4.00

Most Points Young Handicrafters - 1st $20.00 Donated by Balderson Kidz



LOCAL COMMUNITY SERVICE PROJECT

CLASS 705

  1. Lap Afghan - any pattern, knit or crochet, approx. 30” x 40” - S.Y.A.
    AFGHANS WILL BE DONATED TO NURSING HOMES, PLEASE USE WASHABLE YARN!


ADDITIONAL PRIZES

MOST ORIGINAL HANDICRAFT ENTRY - $20.00 Gift Certificate Donated by The Real Wool Shop

MOST POINTS HANDICRAFTS - 1st $35.00 Donated by Helen Desjardine, Homecraft Chair