Junior Spinning Competition
The Junior Spinning Competition is for anyone under the age of 18 (as of January 1) who has attempted the art of spinning. Spinners will spin for 10 minutes. Their yarn will then be skeined and entered into one of the classes below. All skeins will be measured for longest skein in each division and judged for best overall skein.
Classes and Divisions
Division A: Spinning Wheel
Division B: Drop Spindle
Division C: E-spinner
All divisions will have the following classes:
Class 1: Most Even Yarn
Class 2: Fattest Yarn
Class 3: Lumpiest Yarn
Class 4: Skinniest Yarn
Class 5: Longest Yarn
- Contestants may enter only one division.
- Contestants must bring their own spinning wheel, drop spindle, or e-spinner.
- Carded wool will be provided.
Premiums and ribbons will be awarded in all divisions. The premiums for each class are as follows:
1st – $10
2nd – $8
3rd – $6
Best overall skein in each division will be awarded an extra $10.
Special award for best skein by a first year spinner (spinning less than one year) – $10.