The National Conference had samples on display for next year's competitions categories as follows:
Robert Young Rosebowl/May Martin Trophy One entry per Federation
1 Hand embroidered cloth, maximum measurement 50 cm x 35 cm to be worked on cotton fabric; DMC Thread
2 An animal made from at least 3 CD's with embellishments
3 Doll: quilters‘ or sewers’ friend; to be made by member, maximum height to be 69 cm with embellishments
Robert Young Cup One entry per institute
A quillow, to be patchworked on one side. Maximum measurements to be 110 cm x 170 cm; pocket to be 50 cm square.
Summer Show Cup Individual – one entry per member
Twiddle cushion: knitted , crocheted or sewn to measure 40 cm x 40 cm with embellishments. To be filled.
Silver Tray Individual – one entry per member
Stump work: Picture with flowers to include a bee or butterfly, 3 different techniques to be used; to be framed NO GLASS
Quilling on a canvas block to be no larger than 31 cm x 25 cm, embellishments allowed
Edna Way Cup Individual – one entry, must be 80 years or over
A box to be made of card by member; to measure 10 cm x 10cm x 5cm and decorated for a birthday.
Rissington C.W.I Diamond Jubilee Trophy/ Photography- Individual – 1 entry per member
Coloured photo: Sunset 7” x 5” - landscape orientation, foreground allowed; to be mounted on card, not framed, card not judged, photo to be taken by member between June 2018 to April 2019
Members 18 years and under Individual- one entry per member
Button picture on a canvas block of a butterfly, embellishments allowed. Canvas to be no bigger than 210 mm x 297 mm
Woolcraft Individual- one entry per member
Ladies knitted or crocheted buttoned sleeveless vest 8 ply yarn to be at least 50% wool sample of wool
and label to be attached.