Held in Bryden Hall
Chief Steward: Patti Jaenke ph: (07)5424 1146 mobile: 0418 758 713
Stewards: Ruth Alston, Lisa Davis, Maree Galvin, Varinia Jaenke,
Marcelle Manuel, Carlie Oravsky
Entry Fee: $1.00 per entry
Prize Money: 1st $2.00, 2nd $1.50, unless otherwise stated
Entries Close: Entry forms and fees must be returned to the Secretary or
Chief Steward no later than Monday 22nd May, 2017
Stewards will be at the hall on Wednesday 24th May from 11.00am – 2.00pm to receive exhibits
No late entries will be accepted
Judging Commences: 9.00am Thursday 25th May, 2017
Ruth Alston, K Davis, East Coast Fabrics, Esk Show Society, P Jaenke
Rosina McBryde, Nash Gallery Café, Spotlight (Ipswich), Twilight Craft
All entrants to pay gate admission (unless a show member)


  1. All exhibits must be the work of the Exhibitor and have not won a prize in a previous Esk Show
  2. Washed or soiled work will not be accepted
  3. Each entry must be labelled with the Exhibitor's name, section and class number.  In the event of there not appearing to be a class to cover your exhibit, please consult the Chief Steward
  4. Exhibitors may enter up to four entries in each class
  5. Where an exhibitor receives a trophy for Best Exhibit in a section, no first place prize money will be awarded, unless otherwise stated
  6. Prize money will be available at the Secretary's office after 3.00pm Saturday 27th May, 2017. It will not be posted
  7. Bryden Hall will be closed at 5.00pm.  All Exhibitors are to collect their item(s) after 5.30pm Saturday 27th May, 2017.  Please consult the Steward if you wish to make other arrangements
  8. All classes are Open unless otherwise stated
  9. All entries must be complete
  10. Please use safety pins only

The Esk Show Society employs a night watchman throughout the show week

Machine Sewing

Champion Exhibit - Trophy and $50 gift voucher donated by Spotlight, Ipswich
Reserve Champion - Prize money and sash

Hand Embroidery

Champion Hand Embroidery - Trophy and Sash.  Trophy donated by Esk Show Society

Tapestry and Cross Stitch

Champion Tapestry - Trophy and Sash
Champion Cross Stitch - Trophy and Sash.  Trophies donated by Nash Gallery and Cafe, Esk

Patchwork and Quilting

Champion Patchwork or Quilting - Trophy and Sash.  Trophy donated by Twilight Craft, Esk

Special Award - 'Quilts Across Queensland' The quilt judged as the 'Best Quilt' will represent the Esk Show Society in the 'Quilts Across Queensland' at the Royal Queensland Show 11th - 20th August, 2017. For further details contact the Chief Steward on (07) 5424 1146

'Esk Show Challenge 2017'

Entry Fee: $5.00 (must be paid when receiving the fabric)
Prizes: 1st trophy to the value of $50 and sash sponsored Glen Rock Stitches 2nd $20 voucher sponsored by East Coast Fabrics, Lawnton, 3rd $20 voucher sponsored by East Coast Fabrics , Lawnton


Hand Knitting

Champion Hand Knit - Trophy and Sash.  Trophy donated by P Jaenke, Esk


Champion Piece of Crotchet - Trophy and Sash.  Trophy donated by P Jaenke, Esk

Craft Work

Champion Craft - Trophy and Sash.  Trophy and $30 gift voucher donated by Spotlight, Ipswich



Dolls and Bears

Champion Doll or Bear - Trophy and Sash.  Trophy donated by K Davis, Esk

Teenage Section

Champion Teenage - Trophy and Sash.  Trophy donated by Rosina McBryde, Caloundra Cruises

Junior Section

Champion Junior - Trophy and Sash.  Trophy donated by Ruth Alston, Esk