Handicraft

GENERAL INFORMATION

  • Entries accepted the day before the show at the Sofala Showground. Entries MUST be lodged by 10.30am on Saturday. Entries will be taken at the Showground on the Friday before the show between 9.00am and 12.00pm. 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 22 February 2018. 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 Section – $2.00 per item entered.
  • Senior Citizens Section – $1.00 per item entered.

 

CROCHET

1. Table centre, duchess set or table runner

2. Coathanger

3. Milk jug cover with beads

4. Baby's set – 2 or 3 pieces

5. Baby's shawl

6. Child's garment

7. Adult's garment

8. Cot or pram cover

9. Afghan or throw rug

10. Beanie

11. Scarf

12. Any item made from handspun yarn

13. Adult 's shawl or shoulder throw

14. Any item not mentioned

 

HAND KNITTING

15. Baby's set – 2 or 3 pieces

16. Baby's shawl

17. Child's garment

18. Lady's jumper or cardigan

19. Man's jumper or cardigan

20. Beanie

21. Scarf

22. Any item made from handspun yarn

23. Adult's shawl or shoulder throw

24. Any item not mentioned

 

NEEDLEWORK

25. Embroidered supper or table cloth (any size)

26. Embroidered table centre

27. Patchwork, quilt

28. Patchwork, any other item

29. Appliqué, any item

30. Quilted item (excluding patchwork quilt)

31. Dressmaking, any item (adult or child)

32. Handbag/Carrybag (any fabric)

33. Creative sewing

34. Tapestry, framed

35. Long Stitch, framed

36. Counted Cross Stitch, framed

37. Cross Stitch, any other item

38. Any item not mentioned

 

NOVELTIES AND TOYS

39. Cushion, any medium

40. Fabric painting or printing, any item

41. Toy, any work

42. Bear, hand or machine made

43. Woodwork, any item

44. Dressed doll

45. Decoupage, any item

46. Single page of Scrap Booking (must be in plastic sleeve)

47. Double page of Scrap Booking (must be in plastic sleeve)

48. Jewellery, strung (must be able to be worn)

49. Jewellery, any other work (must be able to be worn)

50. Any item not mentioned

OTHER CRAFTWORK

51. Leatherwork, any item

52. Pottery, any item

53. Ceramics, any item

54. Beading, any item

 

SENIOR CITIZENS
Entrants 70 years of age and over

55. Knitting, any item

56. Crochet, any item

57. Embroidery, any item

58. Any item not mentioned

 

RIBBONS

  • Champion Crochet
  • Champion Knitting
  • Champion Needlework
  • Champion Novelties and Toys
  • Champion Other Craftwork
  • 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