State Level: Wool fabric and sewing supplies for all contestants.
Junior and Senior State Winners will receive a trip to the National MIWW Competition.
One indoor arena houses the Used Equipment Auction.
The second Indoor Arena provides both sheep and education with displays and demonstrations throughout the festival. Watch stock dogs entered from across the Midwest compete on the open field.
Follow the sheep to the Sheep Barns and Stock Exchange and show ring.
The Country store has over 130 exhibitors from across the country, offering everything from sheep supplies and products; baskets to drop spindles; yarn to jewelry; rug looms to roving.
1) Sizes: Wall hanging/Table runner, 56” X 72” throw (approx.), Twin, Queen, King, Afghan. 5) Entry fee is per entry and is due Nov 1st, 2016.
2) Batting must be at least 60% wool or 100% cotton.
3) Backing must be at least 60% natural fiber (wool, cotton, linen, or silk).
Please contact the District Director before you send in your entry form (at least 4 weeks before the event.) First Place Winners in the Junior, Senior, Adult and Made for Others Categories advance to the State Competition held during the Annual Montana Wool Growers Convention in Billings December 2-3, 2016, at the Billings Hotel and Convention Center Counties: Beaverhead, Deer Lodge, Gallatin, Granite, Jefferson, Madison, Park, Powell and Silver Bow Contest Date: TBD Director: Jean Harrison 615 Highland Avenue Dillon, MT 59725 (406) 683-0445 [email protected]: Blaine, Broadwater, Cascade, Chouteau, Glacier, Hill, Judith Basin, Lewis & Clark, Liberty, Meagher, Pondera, Teton and Toole Contest Date: October 29, 2016 (Location TBD) Director: Amanda Powell 4187 Old Post Road Havre, MT 59501 (406) 265-8046 [email protected]: Big Horn, Carbon, Fergus, Golden Valley, Musselshell, Petroleum, Stillwater, Sweet Grass, Wheatland and Yellowstone Contest Date: TBD Director: Joan Hansen 276 Old Boulder Road Big Timber, MT 59011 (406) 930-1666 [email protected]: Daniels, Phillips, Roosevelt, Sheridan, Valley, Dawson, Garfield, Mc Cone, Prairie, Richland and Wibaux Contest Date: TBD Director: Leslie Mc Millen 314 Road 101 Sidney, MT 59270 (406) 569-2020 [email protected] forms are available from District, State or National Directors and at
Send a copy of the form to all three (3) people below: 1) Appropriate District Director (see inside of brochure) with yarn sample or 2” x 2” fabric sample.