Sewing and Needlework Section

Chair Person: Jodi Denney 705-380-3436

Co-Chair: Helga Sprathoff

Please read the Rules and Regulations at the front of this book. Articles must have been hand crafted with new material unless otherwise stated. All items must be made by the exhibitor unless otherwise stated. Executive has the power to remove items on the advisement of Director in charge. Please use safety pins to attach tags to article, no straight pins allowed

The hand quilted and machine quilted “eligible” quilts judged most outstanding at the Fair have the privilege of entering this Competition. To be eligible for the O.A.A.S. competition a quilt must be a minimum of 324 inches on perimeter and not made from a kit. The machine quilted quilt must be solely made and machine quilted by the Exhibitor. A machine quilt must not be quilted using a long arm machine. O.A.A.S. competition quilts will be judged at the District level. Prize money will be awarded to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place. First place winners will go forward to be judged at the Provincial competition. If winners at the Provincial competition, exhibitors are permitted to retain ownership of the quilt and will receive a Grand Prize. Certificates and ribbons will also be awarded to the winners. The guidelines for judging hand quilted quilts, as determined by the O.A.A.S.

SEWING—Both hand and machine quilting

Prizes: 1st $15.00, 2nd $10.00, 3rd $8.00 

S01 Quilt appliquéd

S02 Quilt Pieced

S03 Quilt tied

S04 Sofa/lap quilt

S05 Quilt crib size floss embroidered

S06 Quilt/any other

S07 Quilt - Agriculture theme


Prizes: 1st $4.00, 2nd $3.00, 3rd $2.00

S10 Place mats 2

S11 Casserole carrier

S12 Micro Mitts, 1 Pair

S13 Table runner

S14 Clothespin bag

S15 Shoe bag

S16 Scarf 50% polar fleece 50 % any media

S17 Full size apron

S18 Half apron

S19 Any other article not listed


Prizes: 1st $5.00, 2nd $4.00, 3rd $3.00

S20 Afghan, large

S21 Afghan, crib size

S22 Ladies long sleeved cardigan

S23 Adult long-sleeved pullover

S24 Adult vest with or without buttons

S25 Afghan, smaller than crib size,

S26 Ladies short sleeved pullover, no buttons

S27 Cardigan, short-sleeved, any size with buttons

S28 Childs pullover, long-sleeved

S29 Leg Warmers

S30 Baby sweater and bonnet, Infant to 9 months, with or without ribbons.

S31 Childs hat and mitts

S32 Adult fine socks—1 pair

S33 Dressed doll, 15” to 18” tall (doll can be bought)

S34 Scarf

S35 Any finger knitted item

S36 Any other article not listed above single or set


Prizes: 1st $4.00, 2nd $3.00, 3rd $2.00

S38 Afghan crib size

S39 Afghan smaller than crib size

S40 Afghan larger than crib size

S41 Baby sweater and bonnet infant to 9 months, no Ribbons!

S42 Doily no larger than 12”

S43 Girls dress, up to 24 months

S44 Article of crochet incorporating beads

S45 Pot Holders,2, Decorative 1 or 2 colours (variegated counts as one)

S46 Any other article not listed above

Any Sewing/Needlework/Knitting/Crocheting

S47 Childs vest

S48 Adult slippers

S49 Cushion up to 18”

S50 Embroidered pillow case hoop art