Section T

Spinning, Weaving & Dying

STEWARDS: Cath Miller 0416289075, Silvia Dixon, Kerry Henry
Prize Money: First $10; Second $5 Entry Fee: $1
Nominations: Please make sure nominations forms are received at the show office,
Churchill Park, by 12 noon Wednesday 27th October 2021.
Delivering Exhibits: Exhibits must be delivered by 10am on Thursday 28th October 2021, with exhibit ticket attached.
Sorry, no late nominations can be accepted. Collection: Please collect exhibitions Saturday 30th October 2021 between 4.15 & 5pm.
Exhibits can only be collected by showing ‘Receipt of Entry’
SPECIAL REGULATIONS
• All hand spinning must have a sample of original fibre attached.

 

SPECIAL AWARDS
•    A cash prize donated by Busselton Spinners & Weavers for the judges’ choice, Best Exhibit in section.
•    A Cash prize has been donated by Busselton Spinners & Weavers for best exhibit in Spinning & Weaving sections.

 

HAND SPINNING
Class
1    25g approx skein, hand spun any fibre, equivalent to 4 ply or less.
2    50g approx skein, hand spun any fibre, equivalent to 5 ply upwards.
3    First year spinner –50g approx, any fibre, any ply.
4    Adult garment, hand-knitted – wool or any fibre handspun.
5    Child’s garment, hand-knitted – wool or any fibre handspun.
6    Shawl or stole, hand-knitted – wool or any fibre handspun.
7    Personal accessories, hand-knitted – wool or any fibre handspun.
8    Any other article not listed – wool or any fibre handspun.
9    First Year spinner – any article – wool or any fibre handspun.
10    Any article crochet – wool or any fibre handspun.
WEAVING
Class
11    Off-loom weaving – any article – any fibre.
12    Inkle loom weaving – any article – any fibre.
13    Length of hand-woven fabric – any fibre.
14    Any article – hand-woven from hand spun yarn.
15    First Year weaver – any article.
16    Any other weaving not listed.
FELTING
17    Any garment made from handmade felt
18    Personal accessories made from handmade felt
19    Any other article of felting
 

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