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Thursday, July 29, 2010

Your Passport to Adventure - CA State Fair

California State Fair
July 14-Aug 1
Cal Expo Fairgrounds
Sacramento, California

Here are more sights from the Creative Arts gallery at this year's fair.

Avis Mitchell
1st Place, Large Crocheted Afghan
Hints of Purple Waffle Stitch Afghan

Natalie Raz
1st Place, Knitted Wearing Apparel Youth

Noelia Briones
1st Place, Crocheted Wearing Apparel Adult

Laurel Anderson
Honorable Mention, Applique Quilts
Winter Amaryllis

Jay Kent
Honorable Mention, Scale Models
Jay's Whimsey

I'm glad I took a photo of Backyard BBQ scale model because I didn't notice the details while I was viewing it in person. Squirrel!

Ronald Duarte
Honorable Mention, Scale Models
Backyard BBQ

Lisa Sheaffer
Honorable Mention, Any Other Knitted Item
Felted Roses Purse

Gene Kirkendall
Best of Division, Any Other Handicraft
First Place: Leathercraft
Tandy Leather Factory Award
Leather Saddle

Ferrin Call
Honorable Mention, Knitted Wearing Apparel Adult
Autumn Rose in Water and Earth

This next one should look familiar--remember last year's 38,250 Beaded Van Gogh Iris? Maybe we'll see Sunflowers in 2011. What do you say Susie?

Susie Kelly
Best of Show
Best of Division: Bead Art
First Place: Any Other Bead Art
Bead Fetish Award
41,664 Beaded Starry Night

Phyllis Day
3rd Place, Pieced Quilts

Renee Schultz-Hein
2nd Place, Group Quilts
Autumn Splendor

Jan Soules
1st Place, Group Quilts
Vence [sic] Remembered

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  • I will miss this yr.'s fair but thx for posting these pics and citing the craftsmen. --big sis

    By Anonymous Anonymous, at 7/29/2010 11:24 PM  

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