SUPERINTENDENT:
Susan Dwyer
860-342-4049 

MAIL ENTRIES TO:
Needlework
37 Pepperridge Rd.
Portland, CT 06480


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NEEDLE & FIBER ARTS
Entries
• Please describe the exhibits on the entry blank.
• Entries which require hanging must have necessary hardware.


1. Entry forms must be received by mail, no later than Tuesday three days before the fair. Absolutely no entries will be accepted after that date. The committee will accept exhibits on Thursday the day before the fair between 5:00-7:00 pm. No unregistered entries will be accepted.

2. Professionals are welcome to exhibit in categories other than those in which they earn a living.

3. Soiled and dirty articles will not be accepted. It is recommended that wall hangings be washed, pressed 
and/or stretched.

4. No article previously exhibited at the Portland Fair can compete again for prizes.

5. Only one article may be exhibited in each letter/number/letter designation in a category.

6. Exhibits must be picked up on Sunday between 5:30-7:00 pm. No exhibits to be removed before 5:30 pm Sunday. Exhibits not picked up by 7:00 pm will be discarded. Any winnings will be donated back to the Portland Fair.

Prizes: The cash value for First, Second, and Third Place ribbon winners is as indicated in the list of categories above. In addition, Rosette ribbons will be awarded at the direction of the judges on outstanding First Place ribbon exhibits.

Prizes

Crocheting (CR)
    1st   2nd   3rd
1. Afghan $8.00 $6.00 $4.00
2. Bedspread $8.00 $6.00 $4.00
3. Tablecloth $8.00 $6.00 $4.00
4. Baby Blanket $5.00 $3.00 $2.00
5. Hat $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
6. Baby Set $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
7. Shawl $5.00 $3.00 $2.00
8. Child's $5.00 $3.00 $2.00
9. Adult Sweater $5.00 $4.00 $3.00
10. Adult Vest $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
11. Miscellaneous $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
Knitting (KN)
  1st   2nd   3rd
1. Mittens $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
2. Hat Mitten Set $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
3. Baby Blanket $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
4. Baby Set
$4.00 $3.00 $2.00
5. Baby Sweater $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
6. Afghan $8.00 $6.00 $4.00
7. Child's Sweater $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
8. Child's Vest $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
9. Man's Sweater $5.00 $4.00 $3.00
10. Man's Vest $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
11. Woman's Sweater $5.00 $4.00 $3.00
12. Woman's Vest $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
13. Machine Knitting $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
14. Miscellaneous $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
15. Scarf $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
16. Shawl or Wrap $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
Quilts (No Wall Hanging or Clothes)
  1st   2nd   3rd
1. Group Quilt $8.00 $6.00 $4.00
2. Pieced/Tacked $5.00
$3.00 $2.00
3. Piece/Quilted $8.00 $6.00 $4.00
4. Appliquéd/Tacked $5.00 $3.00 $2.00
5. Appliquéd/Quilted $8.00 $6.00 $4.00
6. Machine Quilted $5.00 $3.00 $2.00
7. Misc./Tacked $5.00 $3.00 $2.00
8. Misc./Quilted $8.00 $6.00 $4.00
9. Crib Quilt $5.00 $3.00 $2.00
10. Lap/Small Quilt $5.00 $3.00 $2.00
11. Pillow Quilt $5.00 $3.00 $2.00
12. Miscellaneous $5.00 $3.00 $2.00
Wall Hangings (WH) - Singles, No Pairs
  1st   2nd   3rd
1. Cross Stitch/Stamped $5.00 $3.00 $2.00
2. Counted Cross-Stitch $5.00 $3.00 $2.00
3. Counted Cross-Stitchon Linen $5.00 $3.00 $2.00
4. Appliqué $5.00 $3.00 $2.00
5. Crewel $5.00 $3.00 $2.00
6. Embroidery $5.00 $3.00 $2.00
7. Needlepoint $5.00 $3.00 $2.00
8. Quilted $5.00 $3.00 $2.00
9. Candlewick $5.00 $3.00 $2.00
10. Miscellaneous $5.00 $3.00 $2.00
Children's Clothing (SW1)
1st 2nd 3rd
1. Skirt $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
2. Sun Dress $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
3. Dress $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
4. Jumper $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
5. Sleepwear $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
6. Blouse $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
7. Shorts $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
8. Miscellaneous $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
Men's Clothing (SW3)
    1st   2nd   3rd
1. Suit $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
2. Jacket $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
3. Necktie $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
4. Shirt  $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
5. Miscellaneous $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
Woman's Clothing (SW2)
1st 2nd 3rd
1. Suit With Skirt $5.00 $4.00 $3.00
2. Suit With Pants $5.00 $4.00 $3.00
3. Dress $5.00 $4.00 $3.00
4. Evening Wear $5.00 $4.00 $3.00
5. Jumper $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
6. Skirt $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
7. Slacks $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
8. Blouse $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
9. Vest $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
10. Miscellaneous $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
Embroidery (EM) - No Wall Hangings
  1st   2nd   3rd
1. Crewel Article $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
2. Tablecloth $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
3. Candlewick Article $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
4. Beadwork Article $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
5. Counted Cross-Stitch Article $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
6. Machine Embroidery $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
7. Miscellaneous $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
Pillows (PI)
1st 2nd 3rd
1. Appliqué $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
2. Crochet $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
3. Cross-Stitch $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
4. Embroidery $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
5. Knitted $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
6. Needlepoint $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
7. Counted Cross-Stitch $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
8. Candlewick $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
9. Quilted $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
10. Miscellaneous $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
Weaving (WV)
1st 2nd 3rd
1. Table Runner $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
2. Place Mats $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
3. Scarf $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
4. Wall Hanging $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
5. Other Woven Item $4.00 $3.00 $2.00