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LOCATION: DOMESTIC ARTS BUILDING

SUPERINTENDENT: Jessica Vaughn, Wichita, KS

CLOTHING & TEXTILE OFFICE: Sept. 4 - 18 (620) 669-3863

ENTRY DEADLINE - AUGUST 15TH
ALL PAYMENTS ARE DUE, INCLUDING ADVANCE TICKETS, BY ENTRY DEADLINE DATE


CLOTHING & TEXTILES DEPARTMENT SCHEDULE – DOMESTIC ARTS BLDG. (ENTER THROUGH SOUTH DOORS)

Aug 15

Entry Deadline -paperwork or online entry (Must be postmarked by Aug 15)

Aug 16 – 25

Entries still accepted with a $5.00 late fee per item

After Aug 25

Entries still accepted with a $25.00 late fee per item

Sept 4

Receiving Entries 9:00 am – 5:00 pm & Pick-up of advanced ordered tickets.

Sept 5

Receiving Entries 9:00 am – 8:00 pm & Pick-up of advanced ordered tickets.

Sept 6

Receiving Entries 9:00 am – 11:00 & Pick-up of advanced ordered tickets. ** Nothing will be accepted after the stated receiving hours

Sept 7

Judging

Sept 8

Judging

Sept 17

Entries are released as of 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm **No early releases

Sept. 18

Entries picked up between 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

After Sept 18

Must contact KSF Admin Office to make arrangements (620) 669-3881, (620) 669-3621 or (620) 669-3600. Remaining items should be picked up within 1 week from the closing of the fair.

*NEW TIMES: Please review the above schedule closely. DO NOT miss your deadline as this will waive your right for any advance discounted tickets you may have purchased. Only items mailed in will be allowed to arrive earlier than the stated receiving hours. Items brought to the fairgrounds in advance will not be accepted.

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ADVANCE PURCHASED TICKETS: Exhibitor tickets purchased at time of entry will only be issued to the exhibitor upon the receipt of their item(s). For any reason, should exhibitors miss the designated receiving hours or choose not to bring their entry/entries, exhibitors will waive the right to receive ordered tickets. The Kansas State Fair has a “No Refund Policy”. All advance purchased exhibitor / gate tickets must be “paid in full” by August 15th. If payment has not been made by the August 15th deadline, tickets will not be issued.

KANSAS STATE FAIR OFFERS.............................................$ 2,620 .00

SPONSORS OFFER................................................................$ 3,536 .00



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SPONSORS

Central Kansas Sewing Guild - Hutchinson, KS Clark's Fabric Shop - Kiowa, KS Cottonwood Quilts - Hutchinson, KS
Evening Star - Hutchinson, KS Funk Family - Salina, KS Kansas Alliance of Weavers & Spinners - Emporia, KS
Kansas Trouble Quilters - Bennington, KS Heart of Kansas Quilt Guild - Hutchinson, KS Heart's Desire - Wichita, KS
Manhattan Area Weavers & Spinners - Manhattan, KS Needle Arts Guild of Wichita - Wichita, KS Overbrook Quilt Connection - Overbrook, KS
Prairie Point Fabrics - Hutchinson, KS Prairie Quilt Guild - Wichita, KS Walnut Valley Quilters Guild - Winfield, KS
Wichita Chapter of the America Sewing Guild - Wichita, KS Wichita Weavers, Spinners & Dyers - El Dorado, KS Yarn Barn - Lawrence, KS


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All entries are subject to the Kansas State Fair General Rules in addition to any department, division or class rules listed.


  1. Award presentation for Champion Quilt - awarded on Governor's Day.
  2. Only (1) one entry per person, per class, unless otherwise noted.
  3. Articles are judged on General Appearance, Appropriateness, Design, Material, Workmanship, Assemblage, Stitches, Cleanliness, Finish (right & wrong sides), where applicable (not on counted cross stitch).
  4. "Other than listed" means items that can NOT be entered in any other class.
  5. All articles must have been completed within the past (2) two years.
  6. ALL articles entered in this department must have been made by the person in whose name the entry is made.
  7. A brief description of your entry (as to color, size or pattern) is appreciated.
  8. For protection of exhibitor, claim checks are required for release of all items.
  9. Shipped Items – Need to arrive before Sept. 1 - Shipping charges on all exhibits must be prepaid. Packages should be addressed to: Kansas State Fair, Competitive Exhibits Department, 2000 N. Poplar, Hutchinson, KS 67502. ATTN: Clothing & Textile Department.SUFFICIENT POSTAGE, PREPAID LABEL, MONEY ORDER, CHECK OR CASH TO COVER COST OF INSURANCE AND INSTRUCTIONS FOR RETURN SHIPPING SHOULD BE ATTACHED TO THE ENTRY FORM. When mailing contains multiple entries, please attach (by pin) exhibitor's name for proper identification.
  10. Although the Department does its best to care for all exhibits, we are not responsible for any damage or soiling of the exhibits.
  11. See quilting section for specific quilting rules.
  12. Overall Best Hand or Machine Quilt cannot win more than 2 consecutive years in a row.
All entries in this section must be a fabric sandwich made up of (3) three layers (a top, a filling, and a back) held together with thread or string that goes through all layers. Due to available display space, some quilts may not be seen in their entirety. Exhibitors are encouraged to submit a photo of the entire quilt (up to 8" x 10", placed in a plastic sleeve), to be included with the quilt when displayed.

Quilts with offensive odors or pet hair may be disqualified for judging and display.

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Division 300 - 70 Years of Age and Over

Premiums awarded for this division are 1st - $6.00, 2nd - $5.00, 3rd - $4.00. *Exception: Class 4-7 will pay 1st - $15, 2nd - $10 and 3rd $5. Best of Show will be awarded $10 and a Rosette

To enter the following classes you must be over 70 years of age. Only articles completed since the entrant's 70th birthday are eligible for entry. All work must be done by the entrant.

Class

01

Crocheted Article

05

Quilts Sewn & Machine or Long Arm Quilted - Bed Quilt, any design

02

Knitted Article

06

Quilts Sewn & Machine or Long Arm Quilted - Crib Quilt, Lap Quilt or Throw

03

Needlework Article (hand embroidery,counted cross stitch,needlepoint, beading & other embroidery)

07

Quilts Sewn & Machine or Long Arm Quilted - Wall Quilt

04

Quilts Sewn & Hand Quilted, or Tied - Bed Quilt, any design



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Division 301 - Arm or Finger Knitting

*Learn how to arm knit
Premiums awarded for this division are 1st - $15, 2nd - $10 and 3rd $5

Class

01

Arm or Finger Knitting - Any Item (scarf, blanket, etc.)


Division 302 - Benefit Stuffed Toy

Premiums awarded for this division are 1st - $10, 2nd - $8, 3rd - $5

All toys will be donated to children in need; ribbons will be given to exhibitors. The Kansas Highway Patrol will dispense the toys throughout the state. Entries must use new Polyfil-Stuffing. Eyes, nose, hair, etc. to be painted on with fabric paints or embroidered. Nothing may be attached with glue. Entries not meeting these guidelines will not be accepted.


Class

01

Stuffed Toys for children under 3 years of age

02

Stuffed Toys for children 3 years of age or older


Division 303 - Creative Fashion T-Shirt Challenge

Premiums awarded for this division are 1st - $50

Show your creativity by sewing a wearable fashion T-Shirt with sleeves constructed from pattern and fabric of your choice. Winner will receive a (1) one year membership to the American Sewing Guild (a $50 value) in addition to the cash prize.

Class

01

Creative Fashion T-Shirt Challenge


Division 304 - Creative Purse

Premiums awarded for this division are 1st - $20
Using the supplied purse pattern, create a purse that is totally unique. CREATIVE PURSE PATTERN The pattern may be altered, added to, taken away from, enlarged, reduced, embellished, made from

Class

01

Creative Purse


Division 305 - Crocheting

Premiums awarded for this division are 1st - $6, 2nd - $5 and 3rd - $4. *Exception -Classes 04, 05, 09 & 12 will receive 1st - $10, 2nd - $5 and 3rd - $4. Best of Show will be awarded $10 and a Rosette
Due to limited display space, afghans, carriage robes, and baby blankets may not be seen in their entirety. A photo, no larger than 8" x 10" of the afghan, carriage robe or baby blanket may be submitted for display.

Class

01

Adult Jacket, Sweater, Vest

10

Fashion Accessory (Shaw, Stole, Scarf, etc)

2

Afghan, Afghan stitch

11

Household, any article other than listed

03

Afghan, Granny Squares

12

Infant Afghan, Carriage Robe, or Baby Blanket

04

Afghan, Mile-A-Minute

13

Infant Booties

05

Afghan, Ripple or Shell Stitch

14

Infant / Child Set - 2 or 3 pieces

06

Afghan, stitch other than listed

15

Infant / Child, Jacket or Sweater

07

Article with crochet edging / trim

16

Pillow

08

Doily; any size **(2) entries per person allowed if different sizes

17

Rug

09

Edging & Trim

18

Other Than Listed - **No novelties


Division 306- Doll Making

Premiums awarded for this division are 1st - $6, 2nd - $5 and 3rd - $4

Must be completely hand made of fabric only including bodies, face and clothing. No porcelain parts. Exhibitor may furnish a stand to hold doll upright.

Class

01

Character, Doll or Animal

05

Sculptured

02

Doll or stuffed animal made from kit or pattern

06

Stuffed Animals; 1 or more of same type of animal

03

Original (not from kit or copied)

07

Other Than Listed - Doll or Animal

04

Pair of Rag Dolls


Division 307 - Fastest Needle In the West

Premiums awarded for this division are 1st - $15, 2nd - $10 and 3rd - $5

**New - Crocheting. Each contestant must bring: hook(s), yarn, and remaining supplies to complete the project. All contestants must use the pattern provided. Click here for pattern

When we say "GO" each contestant will begin crocheting their project to the pattern specifications. Judging will be based on speed and quality. All items will remain on display until the last Sunday of Fair.

  • When: Wednesday, September 13, 2017
  • Where: Domestic Arts Building - Kitchen Stage Area
  • Check-in: 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm (no late check-ins). **Must be pre-registered by August 15
  • Competition begins at 1:30 pm
Class

01

Fastest Needle in the West Crocheting Contest



Division 308- Hand Knitting

Premiums awarded for this division are 1st - $6, 2nd - $5 and 3rd - $4 *Excluded is Class #10 which will be paid directly from the Sponsor. Premiums for Class #10 are 1st - $15, 2nd - $10 and 3rd - $5 plus each will receive a 1 year membership to Wichita weavers, Spinners & Dyers Guild. ) Best of Show in this division will receive $10 and a Rosette

Class

01

Afghan (Baby Blanket, Infant, Carriage Robe)

10

Hand Knitted Item made from Hand Spun yarn. (spun & knitted by exhibitor)

02

Afghan, Lace

11

Hat, any size

03

Afghan, One Piece

12

Infant Booties

04

Afghan, Ripple

13

Scarf

05

Afghan, Squares

14

Shawl, Cape or Shrug

06

Afghan, Stitch other than listed

15

Socks, Slippers or Other Footwear

07

Child / Infant Garment (single item) *excludes sweaters

16

Sweater - male/female , child/adult

08

Child / Infant Garment (set – 2 or 3 pcs or more)*excludes sweaters

17

Other than listed item *No novelties

09

Gloves, Mittens or other Handwear


Division 309- Heart of Kansas Wall Quilt Contest

Premiums awarded for this division are 1st - $25

The Heart of Kansas Quilt Guild of Hutchinson sponsors this fun contest by asking you to "show the love" and make a wall quilt with a heart in the original design. The wall quilt must be no smaller than 12" x 12" and no larger than 30" x 30". The heart size must be a minimum of 3" x 3". The wall quilt must be ready for hanging.

This contest is open to professional as well as non-professional quilters.

Class

01

Heart of Kansas Wall Quilt Contest



Division 310- Holidays

Premiums awarded for this division are 1st - $6, 2nd - $5 and 3rd - $4 . Best of Show in this division will receive $10 and a Rosette

All items can be of any holiday unless otherwise specified. Multiple entries can be made but each must represent a different holiday. No more than (3) entries per exhibitor please. *Rule #3 applies.

01

Beaded Decoration – Any Holiday.

05

Christmas Ornament – Crocheted or Knitted

02

Beaded Piece of Jewelry – Any Holiday

06

Holiday Stocking – Cross Stitch, Needle Point , or Quilted

03

Counted Cross Stitch / Needlepoint Wall Hanging; Framed & wired. Max size of design – 24”, max frame size -36” – Any Holiday

07

Holiday Table Runner

04

Christmas Tree Decoration – Hand or Machine Stitched textile product

08 Miscellaneous - Any other holiday item not listed

Division 311 - Pillowcase Project

Premiums awarded for this division are 1st - $10, 2nd - $6 and 3rd - $4 .

The Pillowcase Project is for grieving children and teens who have sleeping problems following the death of someone that they love. At nighttime, something special, like a handmade pillowcase, offers comfort during a difficult time. Make a set of (2) pillowcase for either a child or teenager. All pillowcases will be donated to children and teens in need.

Class

01

Pillowcase Project - donated for grieving children & teens



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NEEDLEWORK


ALL NEEDLEWORK IN THIS SECTION (DIVISIONS 312 – 317) MUST FOLLOW THESE GUIDELINES

  1. Framed exhibits will not be accepted unless ready for hanging (framed & wired). Max. frame size is 36".
  2. No woodwork items.
  3. Be sure wire is twisted and strong enough to support picture on wall.


Division 312 - Needlework - Beading

Premiums awarded for this division are 1st - $8, 2nd - $5, 3rd - $4. Best of Show will receive $10

Must use thread or fiber. Make sure all entries are done only with these beading techniques.

Class

01

Beginning Beading, any item; first year

04

Peyote Stitch jewelry (non-religious)

02

Brick Stitch Jewelry (non-religious)

05

Other Than Listed - Beading Item **No Holiday Items

03

Loom Beading, any item



Division 313 - Needlework - Counted Cross Stitch

Premiums awarded for this division are 1st - $8, 2nd - $5, 3rd - $4. Best of Show will receive $10

Stitch size is design only. Do not count the frame in that measurement.

Class

01

Beginning Cross Stitch, any item; first year Counted Cross Stitch

08

Wall Hanging on Aida; design area 16” or more **Framed

02

Home Accessory Item (Box Tops, Trays, etc. - No Wall Hangings)

09

Wall Hanging on Aida; design area up to 16” **Framed

03

Pillow - no larger than 18”

10

Wall Hanging on Linen or other even weave fabric; design area 16” or more **Framed

04

Sampler, Wall Hanging using at least 3 - letters, numbers, figures, border **Framed

11

Wall Hanging on Linen or other even weave fabric; design area up to 16” **Framed

05

Small items, group of 4 or more (book marks, coasters, etc)

12

Other Than Listed - Cross Stitch Item

06

Verses or Motto, framed Wall Hanging **Framed

13

Over One, Wall Hanging (25 ct. or more) - ***Framed


07

Wall Hanging, Banner, or Bell Pull (does not require framing; must be ready to hang)

Division 314 - Needlework - Hand Embroidery

Premiums awarded for this division are 1st - $8, 2nd - $5, 3rd - $4. Best of Show will receive $10

Class

01

Beginning hand embroidery; any item, first year embroidery

04

Embroidery or Cross Stitch on other Household Article (Luncheon Cloth, Scarf, Towel, etc.)

02

Embroidery Pillowcases

05

Embroidery or Cross-stitch Wall Hanging, framed

03

Embroidery or Cross Stitch on set of 4 or more Tea Towels

06

Other Than Listed - Hand Embroidery Item (such as German, Finnish, Brazilian, etc.)


Division 315 - Needlework - Needlepoint

Premiums awarded for this division are 1st - $8, 2nd - $5, 3rd - $4. Best of Show will receive $10

Class

01

Beginning Needlepoint, any item; first year needlepoint

04

Wall Hanging **Framed

02

Household Item (Box Tops, Trays - not wall hangings)

05

Wall Hanging; combination of stitches **Framed

03


Plastic canvas or perforated paper

06

Other Than Listed - Needlepoint Item


Division 316 - Needlework - Other Embroidery

Premiums awarded for this division are 1st - $8, 2nd - $5, 3rd - $4. Best of Show will receive $10

Make sure all entries are done with specified technique.

Class

01

First year trying other type of embroidery, any type

04

Smocked Item

02


Counted Thread other than Counted Cross Stitch (Hardanger, etc.) any item

05

Twilling, any item (no quilts)

03

Heirloom Embroidery (Silk Ribbon, Ribbon Flower Making, etc.) any item

Division 317 - Needlework - Other Needle Arts

Premiums awarded for this division are 1st - $8, 2nd - $5, 3rd - $4. Best of Show will receive $10

Class

01

Applique - Hand or Machine on Household Article; 1 or 2 layers (no quilting)

04

Needle Art, any (Cross Stitch, etc) used to embellish a purchased or homesewn garment not included in any other class

02

Bobbin Lace

05

Tatting

03

Crazy Quilt, Bed Quilt

06

Other Than Listed - Needlework Item


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QUILTING


ALL QUILTING (DIVISIONS 320 – 323) MUST FOLLOW THESE GUIDELINES


PLEASE READ DEFINITIONS CLOSELY FOR AMATEURS AND PROFESSIONALS SO YOU ARE ENTERED INTO THE PROPER CLASSES. IF YOU NEED ANY ASSISTANCE, PLEASE FEEL FREE TO CONTACT US.


QUILTING

*Exhibitor of the Overall Best Hand or Machine Quilt cannot win more than 2 consecutive years in a row.


**NEW: Classes are categorized by Amateurs, Professionals, or group classes. Amateur & Professional Classes are strictly for items created by only (1) individual. Amateur Group classes must be only amateurs. Professional Group classes can consist of any variation of individuals as long as there is at least (1) Professional who assisted with the product. *This includes if Amateurs create the top of a quilt and pay somebody else to assemble it.

An amateur quilts for the joy and satisfaction of creating the quilted item but does not earn money. A professional is someone who teaches quilting, produces and sells quilted items or offers quilting services for a fee and earns more than $2,000 per year for their services. The former classifications of commercial quilters are now identified only as professionals.

  • All entries in this section must be a fabric sandwich made up of (3) three layers (a top, a filling, and a back) held together with thread or string that goes through all layers. Due to available display space, some quilts may not be seen in their entirety. Exhibitors are encouraged to submit a photo of the entire quilt (up to 8" x 10", placed in a plastic sleeve), to be included with the quilt when displayed.
  • Modern quilts are welcome! Quilts with offensive odors or pet hair may be disqualified for judging and display.
  • Exhibitors must cover any names on the quilt front or back that would identify the exhibitor. Cover the name with masking tape and / or a piece of paper. If the name is on the front of the quilt, the mask will be removed for display.
  • Requirements for Miniature Quilting Classes: Blocks, if used, should be no larger than 4” x 4”. Maximum size of miniature quilt - 24” x 24”
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Division 318 - Amateurs Only - Quilting by 1 Individual Only

Premiums awarded for this division are 1st - $15, 2nd - $10 and 3rd - $5. Best of Show will receive $15


01

Bed Runner, Table Runner or Topper, Set of (4) Placemats – Hand, Machine or Long Arm Quilted

09

Crib Quilt, Lap Quilt or Throw – Hand Quilted

02

Bed Quilt, any single technique other than piecework – Hand Quilted

10

Crib Quilt, Lap Quilt or Throw – Machine or Long Arm

03

Bed Quilt, any single technique other than piecework – Machine or Long Arm

11

Miniature Quilt; overall pattern reflects reduced scale and miniaturization. *See quilting rules for specifications - Hand Quilted

04

Bed Quilt, Modern Quilt or T-Shirt Quilt – Machine or Long Arm

12

Miniature Quilt; overall pattern reflects reduced scale and miniaturization. *See quilting rules for specifications – Machine or Long Arm

05

Bed Quilt, Piecework – Hand Quilted

13

Pillow - Hand, Machine or Long Arm Quilted

06

Bed Quilt, Piecework – Machine or Long Arm

14

Wall Quilt, original work consisting of 3 layers held together with stitching – Machine or Long Arm

07

Bed Quilt, using 2 or more techniques – Hand Quilted

15

Wall Quilts – Hand Quilted

08

Bed Quilt, using 2 or more techniques – Machine or Long Arm

16

Wall Quilts – Machine or Long Arm


Division 319 - Professionals Only - Quilting by 1 Individual Only

Premiums awarded for this division are 1st - $15, 2nd - $10 and 3rd - $5. Best of Show will receive $15


01

Bed Runner, Table Runner or Topper, Set of (4) Placemats – Hand, Machine or Long Arm Quilted

06

Bed Quilt, T-Shirt Quilt or Other Modern Quilt

02

Bed Quilt, any technique other than piecework

07

Crib Quilt, Lap Quilt or Throw

03

Bed Quilt, Applique

08

Miniature Quilt; overall pattern reflects reduced scale and miniaturization *See quilting rules for specifications

04 Bed Quilt, Piecework 09 Wall Quilts - Sewn & Hand Quilted. Multiple entries allowed - 1 each, any subject & a holiday
05 Bed Quilt, using (2) or more techniques 10 Wall Quilts - Sewn & Machine Quilted. Multiple entries allowed - 1 each, any subject & a holiday

Division 320 - Group Classes for Amateurs Only - Quilts must be completed by more than (1) Amateur. "No Paid" or Commercial Quilters allowed.

Premiums awarded for this division are 1st - $15, 2nd - $10 and 3rd - $5. Best of Show will receive $15


01

Bed Quilt, Piecework, Hand Quilted

05

Crib Quilt, Lap Quilt or Throw

02

Bed Quilt, Piecework, Machine or Long Arm Quilted

06

Holiday Wall Hanging - Multiple entries allowed. (1) entry per holiday

03

Bed Quilt, any technique other than Piecework

07

Miniature Quilt; overall pattern reflects reduced scale and miniaturization *See quilting rules for specifications

04 Bed Quilt, using (2) or more techniques 08 Wall Quilt

Division 321 - Group Classes for Professionals Only - Quilts must be completed by more than (1) person. Group can include Amateurs as long as there is a Professional involved.

Premiums awarded for this division are 1st - $15, 2nd - $10 and 3rd - $5. Best of Show will receive $15

Example: Several Amateurs create the top of the quilt and pay a professional to assembly it.

Any technique can be used in the following classes - Hand, Machine or Long Arm Quilting


01

Bed Quilt, any technique other than Piecework

05

Holiday Wall Hanging - Multiple entries allowed. (1) entry per holiday

02

Bed Quilt, Piecework

06

Miniature Quilt; overall pattern reflects reduced scale and miniaturization *See quilting rules for specifications

03

Bed Quilt, using (2) or more techniques

07

Wall Quilts

04 Crib Quilt, Lap Quilt or Throw

Division 322 - Quilt Block Contest

Click Here to View Materials for 2017 & A Completed Quilt Block Sample

Premiums awarded for this division are 1st - $15, 2nd - $10 and 3rd - $5.

Theme : "Get Your Fair On", a modern affair at the Fair.

The blocks will be judged 50% on originality and 50% on workmanship and will become the property of the Kansas State Fair. After the fair, the entered blocks will be used to create a State Fair Quilt which will be auctioned at the 2018 Fair. The 2016 quilt will be auctioned during the 2017 Fair on Saturday, September 16, at 4:00 pm at the Bretz & Young Injury Lawyers Arena. Proceeds from the sale of these quilts goes to the Clothing & Textile Department.

Anyone who would like to make the blocks into a quilt should contact the Competitive Exhibits Department @ The Kansas State Fair, (620) 669-3621 or (620) 669-3881. Quilt block packets can be purchased for $3.00 each from The Kansas State Fair, 2000 N. Poplar, Hutchinson, KS 67502 if you wish to mail a check or stop by the administration office.

  • The packets will have two pieces of 9" x 11" patterned fabric; some of both must be used in the block. The background fabric is your choice and you can add as many other colors as you would like. Quilt blocks should be 12 1/2" from raw edge to raw edge and ready to set into a quilt. (Do not Quilt)
  • One block per exhibitor. Only 50 packets available. Exhibitor may use an established pattern or create an original block. Judging will consider use of fabric, workmanship, and overall appearance.


Class

01

Quilt Block Contest - Get Your Fair On, a modern affair at the Fair


Division 323 - Quilt on a Stick

Premiums awarded for this division are 1st - $25

The theme for this contest is "Get your Fair On", a modern affair at the Fair. Construct a rectangular quilt 8" wide by 9" high. Use any construction method, hand or machine quilting. Quilt backing must include a centered, vertical sleeve in which a paint stick (provided at check in) will be inserted for displaying. Judging will be based 50% on creativity and 50% on workmanship.

Class

01

Quilt on a Stick- "Get Your Fair On", a modern affair at the Fair


Division 324 - Quilts of Valor

Click Here to View A Completed Quilt Block Sample

Premiums awarded for this division are 1st - $15, 2nd - $10 and 3rd - $5

Everyone is invited to make a Quilt of Valor Quilt Block. The completed blocks will be turned in to the Quilts of Valor Group to be organized and distributed to various QOV Groups to be made into quilts for our military personnel. The blocks will be judged 75% on workmanship and 25% on fabric choice. This years pattern was created by Pat Sloan. Pat is providing the block to The Kansas State Fair for use by the Greater Wichita QOV group

Class

01

Quilts of Valor


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Division 325 - Rug Making

Premiums awarded for this division are 1st - $6, 2nd - $5 and 3rd - $4. Best of Show will receive $10

Rugs may not be larger than 24 square feet


Class

01

Braided Rug

04

Rug made by any other technique not listed

02

Hooked Rug

05

Rug made from recycled material

03

Rag Rug




Division 326 - Sewing - Adults - 18 and Over --*No Quilting

Premiums awarded for this division are 1st - $10, 2nd - $8 and 3rd - $6. Best of Show will receive $10

Exhibitor (male or female) must be 18 years of age or over. Exhibitor may sew for themselves or another person. No Bridal Gowns. No quilting will be accepted in the following classes. Quilting items must be entered in the various classes available in other sections throughout the Clothing section. ***These must all be textile items.

Please display your items with safety pins on wire hanger ready to hang.


Class

01

Beginning Sewing, any item, sewing less than one year.

08

Infant or Childrens Clothing (sleeper, dress, gown, etc.)

02

2 Piece Outfit

09

Infant small accessories (bibs, burp cloths, etc.)

03

Apron


10

Other Than Listed - Fashion Accessory (including Hat, Bonnet, etc)

04

Blouse or Shirt

11

Other Than Listed - Sewing Item

05

Costume: Re-enactor, Historical, Theater, Halloween, etc.

12

Recycled Garment, Accessory, or Household Item *see additional details in section

06

Dress

13

Shorts, Pants, Slacks or Skirt

07

Home Decorating Item *see additional details in section


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Division 327 - Spinning, Weaving & Felting

Premiums awarded for this division are 1st - $9, 2nd - $7 and 3rd - $4. *Exception - Class 06 awards 1st - $11 & 2nd - $9. Best of Show will receive $10
Class

01

Felting, Crochet, any article

06

Handspun Yarn, 2 - 6 oz, Minimum of 50 yards

02

Felting, Hand, any article

07

Woven Household Item, any fiber

03

Felting, Knitted, any article


08

Woven Wearable Item, clothing or accessory

04

Felting, Needle, any article

09

Other Than Listed - Spinning, Weaving, Felted Item

05

Felting, Recycled, any article



Division 328 - Wall Quilt Whimsy Contest

Premiums awarded for this division are 1st - $10

"Whimsy; Whim, Caprice. A fanciful or fantastic device, object or creation." A chance to let your hair down and let your creative juices flow. Entries must be no smaller than 36" x 36" and no larger than 80" x 80" . Wall quilts should be original design, not from kit or pattern. The wall quilt should be made by the person who is named as "exhibitor" and made within the current year. Open to professional and non-professional quilters. Only one entry per person. Entries are judged primarily on execution of the theme and originality along with overall design, appearance, and workmanship.

Class

01

wall Quilt Whimsy Contest



Division 329 - Youths - Ages 18 and under

Premiums awarded for this division are 1st - $6, 2nd - $5 and 3rd - $4. Best of Show will receive $10

Youths must be 18 and under to enter this division. Wood or plastic items will not be allowed. **These all must be textile items. Display with safety pins on wire hanger ready to hang.

Class

01

Crocheted Item or Knitted Item

06

Recycled Garment, Accessory, or Household Item *see details in section

02

Embroidered, Cross Stitched, or Other Needlework Article (no beading)

07

Sewing - Accessory (Bag, Purse, Tote, etc.)

03

Felted or Weaving Article


08

Sewing - Apron

04

Hand or Machine Quilted Article (all work, including quilting done by exhibitor)

09

Sewing - Doll Clothes

05

Hand or Machine Quilted Article (quilting done by someone other than exhibitor)

10

Youth Clothing & Textile Item - other than listed
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