First place exhibit winners from the Stoughton Ag. Society fair held in July are as follows:
Category: Newhope Lodge: first place winner’s list:
Garden Flower Box: Martha Hassler, Arthur Moles, Dorothy Wilhelms, Elsie Dayman and Alma James
Craft Door Hangers: Alma James, Nora Skuce, Harriet Dube, Bea Veroba, Roseina Schrader, Phyllis Mowles and Kathleen Topp
Category: House Plants: Succulent — Deena Fisher; cactus — Valerie Goudy; African Violet (single) and peony (one bloom on a stem) — Anne Phillips; non- flowering plant and collection of three or more perennials — Frances Verbeem.
Category: Garden Flowers: Rose (hardy) — Dorothy Flath; pansies (three giant), pansies (three small), lily (one spike), grandma’s garden (three or more annuals) and flower arrangement — Gwen Veer; Peony (one bloom on a stem) — Ann Phillips; collection of perennial (three or more) — Frances Verbeem.
Category: Photography: Landscape (no people), snapshot collection (two to six no people), pictures (not from a digital camera two to four), Sask. in Motion — Gwen Veer; seascape (no people), travel (two to six photos), Best of the Year — Ann Phillips; people(s) (one picture), special event, snapshot collection (two to six with people), agriculture theme, four seasons, still life pictures, Theme of the Year — Amber Lee Case.
Seascape (no people), travel (two to six pictures), Best of the Year — Ann Phillips; young children or babies — Dorothy Bjarnason; animal(s), bird(s), fish, reptile(s) — Sharon Wittig; flower(s) — Carolyn Chaytors; special effects — Carol Balon.
Category: Arts and Crafts: bead work, jewellery, ornaments, Folk Art, painting on wood — Muriel McKinnon; oil painting, any holiday decoration, painting on plastic, metal, glass or stone, any recycled item, decorative stepping stone — Deena Fisher.
Category: Baking: Lemon Loaf, brownies (three not iced), cinnamon buns, chocolate fudge — Lorraine Eckert; date or nut loaf, white bread, cherry pie, ginger snaps — Lorraine Stocker; chocolate chip cookies, rhubarb muffins, dinner buns, whole wheat buns — Gwen Veer.
Butter tarts, banana loaf, apple pie, cherry pie, white bread, whole wheat bread, pumpkin pie, baking powder biscuits, old fashioned fudge — Inga Hill; matrimonial cake — Frances Verbeem; bran muffins, oatmeal cookies — Dorothy Bjarnason; Gluten-free brownies and Gluten-free cookies — Valerie Goudy.
Category: hand and fancy work: Knitted sweater (any size), knitted Afghan (any size) — Frances Verbeem; knitting (any other item), machine quilted quilt (any size), machine quilting (any other item), sewing (any wearable item), crotchet Afghan (any size), crotchet yarn (any item) — Deena Fisher.
Hand quilted quilt (any size), hand applique quilt (any size), pieced quilt (any size) — Betty Lou McIntosh; crotchet cotton 12 inches or more, crotchet cotton (any other item) — Muriel McKinnon.
Category: 70 Years and Over; Recycled item, embroidery (any item), knitting (any item made on four needles), knitted item (slippers, tea cozy etc.), crotchet (dishcloth, potholders), crotchet cotton dresser set (three pieces), fabric pot holders, oven mitts, quilted, fabric table runner, place mats, quilted, knitted baby apparel, painting on wood, glass, plastic, hand quilted baby quilt — Muriel McKinnon.
Knitted item (scarf, potholder) — Frances Verbeem; crotchet doily (12 inches or more), crotchet baby apparel, any crochet item not listed — Josephine McKinnon; crochet slippers, tea cozy, painting (any type) — Deen Fisher.
Category: Junior Baking, for ages six to nine years; unbaked dropped cookie, healthy school lunch — Jessica Baumgartner; white cake in pan and not iced — Maia Wilson.
Category: Junior’s ages five and under; any painting (not form a kit), fridge magnet, necklace strung with cereal, picture from other materials not listed — Tyven Case; sketching, printing — Sarah Goudy.
Junior’s ages six to nine years; bead work (any item) — Miranda Shaw and Jessica Baumgartner; modelling (clay, plasticine, playdough) — Miranda Shaw; any painting (not from a kit), model (not from a kit) — Kris Bjarnason; sketching,farm safety poster, poster (any theme) — Alyssa Russill; model (from kits) — Greyson Goudy; greeting card (handmade) — Katie Flath
Category: ages 10-14 years; cookie gram, any painting, sketching, fridge magnet, sewing (any item), woodwork (not from a kit), greeting card (handmade), open category (Diamond Jubilee) — Mikalya Canal; sketching — Kaylee Bjarnason; model (not from a kit), lawn ornaments — David Charles; woodwork (made from a kit) — Dalton McWhirter; woodwork(not from a kit), poster any theme (hand designed, computer generated art — Breanna Bjarnason; photographic collection — Maia Copley.