THE WOOLERY SPONSORS SPIN-OFF AND FIBER ARTS PRIZES!
JUDGES FOR 2022
Champion and Special Award winning fleece entrants
IMPORTANT FLEECE SHOW DATES:
March 25, 2022: Fleece show sponsorships are available
April 1, 2022: Show registration begins for Fleece, Spin Off, Skein and Fiber Arts competitions
July 7, 2022: Fleece, Spin Off, Skein and Fiber Arts competition registration closes
July 10, 2022: Refunds no longer given
July 15, 2022: Fleeces must be delivered to Judy Schroeder or Boone County Extension Facility
July 15, 2002: Spin Off, Skein and Fiber Arts entries must be delivered to Dawn Browning (July 17th if being dropped off at AOA Show in Burlington, KY)
July 18, 2022: Show set up
July 19 & 20, 2022: Show judging
July 21, 2022: Show wrap and up pack up
Show Superintendent for 2022:Dawn Browning
Telephone (859) 338-2946
This is a mail in fleece show that will be judged immediately after the AOA
National Fleece Show on July 19th and 20th at the Boone County Cooperative Extension Facility 6028 Camp Ernst Road, Burlington, KY 41005.
Fleeces must be mailed to:
FLEECE SHOW FEES:
Regular Fleece Show Entries per fleece:
Fleece Return Postage: $20 for first fleece and $6 for additional fleeces
The 2022 AOA Show System Handbook details the requirements for each kind of competition in the AOA Show System. The entire book is downloadable as a PDF. Specific sections apply to various fleece competitions, and you may wish to pay close attention to the following:
Chapter 5: Getting the Fleece Ready for the Fleece Show (p. 9-10)
Noodling and Bagging Information
Suri fleeces should be placed on the plastic sheet CUT SIDE UP, on an AOA approved clear plastic bag that has been sliced along its longest dimension and opened up.
AOA Shopping Cart Sold in quantities of 25 for $15.
U-Line — 1 mil poly bags SKU S-10920 — 36" x 42" — 1.5 oz
The method and materials used to noodle a fleece MUST meet AOA requirements as specified in the 2022 AOA Show System Handbook. Using only one plastic sheet of the mandatory allowed plastic bags (listed above) is permitted if the fleece is entered in a noodled presentation. A fleece improperly noodled in any material other than the specified clear plastic sheet may be disqualified from the show.
FLEECE SHOW FORMS AND SPECIAL LINKS:
How To Skirt A Fleece video
Noodling your fleece is strongly encouraged
A HUGE THANK-YOU