Friday, August 20, 2010

Porter Co Fair (continued)

Thx for all your kind e-mails & comments. I entered items into two county fairs this Summer --- I did ok. Better last Summer, but all good.

If you are in the Chicagoland area,
and enjoy needlework exhibits,
make sure to stop by & say 'hi'
at the Threads that Bind
exhibit by the members of
Needle Artisans of Northwest Indiana
October 2-3, 2010 (10am-4pm)

More awards:

Section 507 - Miscellaneous Needlecraft
a. Combination of Techniques

Violet Square
c 1986 Needle Maid Designs, Inc.

It made with DMC floss,
one yellow bead (from my stash)
on 30-count creme linen
I used Garnet Iris seed beads around the outer edge




Section 506 - Counted Thread Work
I. Other

Mimi's Pin Cube
Olde Colonial Designs
C.2003 by Pamela D. Reed

This kit included 32-ct Fratelli Graziano Italian Cream Siena Linen,
Gentle Art Old Red Paint and Grecian Gold,
DMC 3052, 611 & 642.
The pins, cardboard, and padding also included in the kit.



Section 506 - Counted Thread Work
F. Counted Cross Stitch - Other
(not suitable for framing) ex. pillows, afghans

Tiny Sampler
La-D-Da Freebie

I used perle coton #5: 932 lt blue, 801 brown,
3045 gold, 3687 pink, 3052 green, 930 blue on 18-ct Shaker Linen.
8" x 8"


Section 113 - Miscellaneous Crafts
Mixed Media Needlebook
Made it at the International Quilt Festival
April 2010







6 comments:

Cathy B said...

It's always fun to see your county fair entries! Looks like you've done pretty well again this year with ribbons!

natalyK said...

Beautiful needlework. Your entries are stunning.

Deborah said...

Lovely finishes and congrats on all the ribbons.

Mary said...

More gorgeous finishes! Congrats!

Brigitte said...

Congratulations on win ning all these ribbons!

Suzanne said...

Congratulations on more wonderful wins!

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