Sunday, August 09, 2009

Porter Co Fair (4 of 4) Results

Section 105 -- Toys
a. Stuffed

~*My Favorite Kitten*~ Pinkeep
c ~~primitivebettys~~ / Betty Dekat


I used DMC floss (3721, 3021, 926, 221, 422, 413, 3051) on 32-ct linen
I changed the cross to a heart at the neck, otherwise followed pattern

Comments by Judge: "Very nicely done. Good edge finish. Nice color choices"

Section 507 -- Miscellaneous Needlecraft
a. Combination of Techniques

Herbal Sachet
Lavender; Loyalty & Devotion
The Victoria Sampler
c.2002 Thea Dueck

Front: 62H x 40W. 28ct Antique White Cashel Linen. Kreinik #4 Braid #002; DMC #12 White Perle Cotton; AVAS #1343 (purple); DMC Floss 210, 501, 502, 3813, blanc, 208; Mill Hill beads; Needle Necessities #178 Coventry Gardens.

back: cross stitch & bumble bee charm

Comments by Judge: "attractive bag. delicate handiwork."


Section 101 -- Special Occasion (any Holiday, Special Event)
b. Tree Ornament

Pear Tree
pattern from the 2006 JCS Orn magazine
designed by Diane Williams of Little House Needleworks


I used 32-count Confed Grey Linen with Dried Thyme + Nutmeg (GAST), Amber (WDW), #341 & #375 Anchor floss. The 'pot' is a variation of a freebie from the Workbasket web site

Comments by Judge: "Very nicely done. Good color choices, nice details"

12 comments:

Daffycat said...

Congratulations! You did really nice work!

Cindy said...

Congratulations on all of your ribbons :)

GoldenAngelsWorks said...

Congrats on so many wonderful pieces and the awards you received.

CindyMae said...

More great pieecs and ribbons! Congrats on every single piece!!! You done a fantastic job on them all!!!

Kim B said...

You scooped up a bunch of ribbons this year! Congrats to you! You're so gifted!

TattingChic said...

These sachets are lovely! Your stitching is so pretty! :)

Suzanne said...

Congratulations, you've done really well at the fair this year.

Von said...

Another great year for ribbons! Congrats! :)

Myrna said...

Everything is beautiful, GF!! Big Congratulations!!!

Dovilė said...

very nice:)

Judy S. said...

Beautiful work, Leila. I especially like your lavender sachet!

Lisa said...

Congrats!! I entered the Lake County fair for the first time for my baked goodies. I loved it, and I can't wait for all the fairs next year!!

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