2016 FIBER ARTS COMPETITION WINNERS

Best of Show - Yarn

Yarn sponsored by Wendy’s Yarn, Fort Bragg, CA

Sophia Brantley

Seniors

Division 146 Dyed Handspun Yarn (Advanced)

Best of Division Sponsored by Chasing Rainbow Dyeworks, Willits, CA

Sophia Brantley

Division 148 Handspun Specialty Yarn (Advanced)

Best of Division Sponsored by Heidi’s Yarn Haven, Ukiah, Ca

Sophia Brantley

Division 144 – Advanced Handspun Yarn

Best of Division Sponsored by Natural Fiber Fair, Arcata, CA

Sophia Brantley

Awards Handmade Items Divisions

Premiums Offered per Class

1st - $3    2nd - $2   3rd -$1

Ribbons 1st – 3rd in each Division

Beginner Divisions are opened to those exhibitors who have been spinning less than 2 years and have not won a blue ribbon at any county fair in any division.

Advanced Divisions are open to those exhibitors who have won ONE or more divisional awards at any county fair or have been spinning for more than 2 years

Awards for Yarn Divisions

Premiums offered per Class

1st - $3    2nd - $2   3rd -$1

Ribbons 1st – 3rd in each Division

Best of Show Handmade Item

Sponsored by Carolina Homespun, San Francisco, CA

Peggy Agnew

Division 151 Items made from Handspun Yarn (Advanced)

Best of Division sponsored by Mendocino Yarn Shop, Mendocino, CA

Peggy Agnew

Division 154 Grown and Made in Mendocino County (Advanced)

Best of Division $25 Sponsored by California Wool and Fiber Festival

Clara Reid

Division 155 Felted Wool (Beginner)

Best of Division Sponsored by Nebo-Rock Textiles, Covelo, CA

Kari Jordon

Division 156 Felted Wool (Advanced)

Best of Division Sponsored by Kirabo Pastures, Witter Springs, CA

Tim Easterbrook

Division 157 Felted Wool (cooperative effort)

Best of Division sponsored by Charlie Lacey, Willits, CA

Tim Easterbrook

Ongoing Sponsors of Fiber Arts and Spinning Contest

Aunt Janet’s, Whitethorn, CA

Carolina Homespun, San Francisco, CA

Charlie Lacey, Willits, CA

Clemes & Clemes, Pinole, CA

Doug and Bev Elliot, Philo, CA

Dreamy Goats Design Studio, Murphy’s CA

Heidi’s Yarn Haven, Ukiah, CA

Jean Near, Redwood Valley, CA

Kirabo Pastures, Witter Springs, CA

Mendocino Yarn Shop, Mendocino, CA

Meridian Jacobs, Vacaville, CA

Merry Meadows Farm, Willits, CA

Morro Fleece Works, Morro Bay, CA

Natural Fiber Fair, Arcata, CA

Nebo-Rock Textiles, Covelo, CA

Peggy Agnew, Potter Valley, CA

Sandi Young, Mountain Ranch, CA

Sincere Sheep Yarns, Napa, CA

Schaer Place Textiles, Redwood Valley, CA

Spindle Wood, Carlton, OR

Wendy’s Yarn Shop, Fort Bragg, CA

Wild Fibers Magazine

Wyammy Ranch, Occidental, CA