Projects must be worked on plastic or vinyl canvas.
Beginners (Grades 3-5)
Exhibit one small article. Rectangular or square shaped without
seams or with straight seams and with no cut out sections.
Examples: bookmark, coaster, eyeglass case, bookend cover, picture frame, or similar item
Intermediate (Grades 6-8)
Exhibit one article or set of articles that is an enclosed shape. Project may also have cut out sections of the canvas. It must include at least three different types of stitches.
Examples: tissue box cover, blocks, a brick cover door stop, mobile, child’s toy, or similar item.
Advanced (Grades 9 & up)
Exhibit an article or set of articles of your choice increasing in difficulty each year from the previous year. Project must include at least four types of stitches. Use of finer canvas counts, specialty threads, beads, or other enhancements is encouraged. You may also design your own work. If a kit is used , you must personalize it in some way (i.e. make changes in types of threads or stitches). Indicate the changes made on the instruction sheet.
Suggested exhibits include: a village, a nativity set, a gingerbread house, or similar items.
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