Class 34: Homecrafts & Quilts

Directors: Janice Walsh 519-848-2022, Karen E. McDougall & Melanie McDougall

2020 Arthur Fall Fairs Rules and Regulations:

1. All domestic goods (sewing & crafts) must be work of the exhibitors. Except for sections that state otherwise

2. Judges are authorized to disqualify soiled, worn or inappropriate items.

3. Each exhibitor may have only one entry per section.

4. All work may be shown for no more than 2 years.

5. In cases of no competition, the prize will be withheld unless the exhibit is worthy of a prize.
6. Entries must be ticketed and placed by 11:30 am. Fri. Sept. 11th, 2020. THIS RULE WILL BE STRICTLY ENFORCED.

7. Safety pins, no straight pins for attaching tickets to an article.
8. New exhibitors, mark your entry tag N.E (NEW EXHIBITOR) next to your name.
9. Labels on projects need to be covered.
10. No computerized machine quilted entries accepted unless quilting is not to be judged.

 

OAAS Annual Hand Quilted Championship Quilt & Machine Quilted Championship Quilt

Eligibility, Rules and Regulations

 

1.) Entries must be solely quilted by the exhibitor, this is for both Machine & Hand Quilts

 

2.) Entry quilts must be a minimum of 324” measured on the perimeter (smaller quilts will not be eligible to proceed to the next level of competition) Note: the quilt can be square, rectangular etc. and Machine Quilts must have visible machine quilting.

 

3.) Arthur Fair is entitled to send only the Grand Champion Quilt from each type of Quilt section (Machine & Hand), (min. 324” measured on the perimeter) judged the best of show of all Hand and Machine quilted quilts to the District Competition; OR If any entry wins GRAND CHAMPION or BEST of ALL ELIGIBLE QUILTS at more than one Fair, the other Fairs at which this quilt was entered and won, should enter their RESERVE CHAMPION or SECOND BEST OF SHOW OF ALL CLASSES quilt in the District Competition

For Complete OAAS Rules & Regulations see www.arthurfallfair.com and click on the Homecraft section.

 

Hall will be locked on Sunday at 4:00 p.m. It will be opened again at 4:30 for pick-up of your exhibits – no one allowed to get items till this time

 

Judges Criteria for Quilts

General Appearance – 25 points; Colour/Materials – 20 points; Workmanship Quilting – 30 points; Borders – 10 points; Binding/Picots – 10 points; Batting& Lining – 5 points

Quilts

Prizes

Sections: 1-12: $8.00, $7.00, $6.00

Sections: 13-17: $7.00, $6.00, $5.00

Sections: 18-20: $5.00, $4.00, $3.00

Sections 1-4
The first and second prize winners will be judged again, and a Grand Champion Hand Quilted Quilt and Reserve Champion Quilt will be chosen. The Grand Champion Quilt must go to the District Annual or forfeit prize and rosette. Quilts must be at least 324″ perimeter. MUST include pattern name and creator.

 

1. Quilt, hand appliquéd – hand quilted

2. Quilt, pieced – hand quilted

3. Quilt, reversible, two solid colours (whole cloth), quilting to count – hand quilted

4. Quilt, sampler design, pieced or appliquéd, every block different pattern – hand quilted

5. Quilt, machine quilted, perimeter measurement to be 324″ or more. All work to be done by exhibitor. (See Rules & Regulations for OAAS Machine quilt competition above)

6. Quilt as you go Quilt. (Machine quilted) twin bed size or larger.


7. A Pieced Quilt, 324” perimeter or larger. Top and binding must be done by Exhibitor and can be quilted by another party, include Name of Quilter. Top and binding only to be judged. Computerized quilting accepted since quilting not judged.
8. An embroidered or appliqued quilt 324” perimeter or larger. Top and binding to be done by exhibitors and can be quilted by another party, include name of quilter. Top and binding to be judged. Computerized quilting accepted since quilting not judged.
9. Quilt, tied, or biscuit, larger than a child’s quilt.
10. Quilt, youth, under 324″perimeter, suitable for a single bed, hand quilted.
11. Quilt, youth, under 324″perimeter, suitable for a single bed, machine quilted. Top and Binding must be done by exhibitor and can be quilted by another party. Include name of Quilter. Top and Binding only to be judged. Computerized quilting accepted since quilting not judged.
12. A quilt, at least double bed size, made from blocks from an online quilt along project. Top and Binding must be done by exhibitor and can be quilted by another party. Include name of Quilter. Top and Binding only to be judged. Computerized quilting accepted since quilting not judged.

 

13. Quilt top, appliquéd, not quilted.

14. Quilt top, pieced, not quilted.

15. Novelty Quilt can include embellishments; any size – could be 2 party – Top and Binding to be judged. Computerized quilting accepted since quilting not judged.

16. Child's quilt, approximately 45″x 54″ appliquéd or pieced, hand quilted.

17. Child's quilt, approximately 45″x 54″ appliquéd or pieced, machine quilted. All work by the exhibitor.

18. Pre-printed panel/top, hand or machine quilted. All work by exhibitor.

19. Bed Runner. All work by exhibitor.
20. Quilt blocks, three different, mounted and named

Arthur Agricultural Society Special

Grand Champion Hand Quilted Special - $50.00

 

Four Corners Quilt Guild Special

Reserve Champion Hand Quilted Special – $25.00

 

Arthur Agricultural Special

Grand Champion Machine Quilt Special - $50.00

 

Four Corners Quilt Guild Special

Reserve Champion Machine Quilt Special – $25.00

 

In Memory of Joyce Schnurr – Sponsored by Joyce Eckersley & Janice Walsh

“Joyce is our Star”

A 12 ½ inch Quilt block pattern – Must be a Star Pattern

Use shades and tints of blue. Extra points for sparkle.

Blocks to be retained and donated to Victoria Quilts

Prize: 1st: $10.00; 2nd: $6.00; 3rd: $4.00

 

Grand Quilt Guild Special

A Completed Pieced Seminole Project
No size restriction. Piecing and binding only to be judged and must be done by exhibitor.
Quilting can be crafted by a second party who is to be named on entry tag.
Prizes: 1st: $20.00; 2nd: $15.00; 3rd: $10.00

Quilt Block Challenge Special

Committee: Evelyne Near (519-848-6067) Karen McDougall, Mary Townsend, Janice Walsh & Kay Giles

Prizes: 1st– $20.00; 2nd– $15.00; 3rd– $10.00

Blocks are not returned but made into a quilt to be raffled at the next fair.

Block Kits Available by contacting the committee members above

 

Living Room or Den

Prizes: $5.00; $4.00; $3.00

21. Cushion, your choice, other than yarn

22. Cushion, yarn design

23. Cushion, using recycled material. Specify what you used, eg. T-shirts, bluejeans

24. Memory Quilt any size machine or hand quilted. Include a statement as to why it is a memory quilt.

25. Scrap quilt throw, machine or hand quilted or tied, perimeter less than 220”

26. Scatter rug, any method

27. Wall hanging, hand quilted, ready to hang

28. Wall hanging, appliquéd, machine quilted, ready to hang
29. Wall hanging, pieced, machine quilted, ready to hang

30. Miniature quilt, not more than 16″x 16″

Len’s Mill Store Special

Exhibitor with most points in sections 21-30 wins a $10.00 Gift Card

 

 

Dining Room and Kitchen

Prizes: $5.00; $4.00; $3.00


31. Two placemats not Christmas or Halloween themed

32. Pieced table runner

33. Table Runner using a Specialty Ruler

34. Table topper, pieced, machine quilted or hand quilted

 

Kitchen

Prizes: $5.00; $4.00; $3.00

 

35. Hand towel for stove with quilted or sewn top

36. Pair of oven mitts, quilted

37. Handmade shopping bag

38. Grandma’s apron

39. Pie or casserole carrier. Include pie plate or casserole.

 

Len’s Mill Store Special

New Exhibitor with the most points in sections 31-39 wins a $10.00 gift card.

 

H.A Kidd Special

Exhibitor with most points in sections 35-39, receives a prize

 

Miscellaneous

Prizes: $5.00; $4.00; $3.00

40. A handmade travel bag at least 16” in one direction, able to be securely closed
41. A Quilting UFO (unfinished project) Attach a story of why it got left behind etc.
42. “As Seen on Pinterest” – A Quilted/or Pieced idea you got from Pinterest. Include a Print out of the Pinterest idea.
43. Paper pieced article
44. Article made using “Stack and Whack” method
45. Quilted Christmas tree skirt
46. Quilted Christmas Stocking
47. Article for sewing room
48. Handmade Pin Cushion

 

Acme United Special

Exhibitor with most points in sections 40-48, receives a prize