Fiber Division Champions – 2023

Division 01: Loom Woven – Clothing
Elishevah MatherAnchorage, AKGray Sparkle Scarf
Division 01: Loom Woven – Clothing
Junior 13-17
Chelsea EldridgeAnchorage, AKMulti-Colored, Speckled Scarf
Division 02: Loom Woven – YardageNo Winner
Division 03: Loom Woven – Household ItemsJulie CarterAnchorage, AKWoven Wire Wall Hanging
Division 04: Loom Woven – RugSue ThorneWasilla, AKWool Rug, Gray Background
Division 05: Loom Woven – TapestryLinnea NystromPalmer, AKThe Living Word
Tapestry Wall Hanging
Division 06: Loom Woven – Triangle LoomsKathryn YoungAnchorage, AKScarf in Blue & Purple
Division 07: Non-Traditional Woven – Clothing or HouseholdMarjorie McLarenAnchorage, AKSprang Cowl with Twisted Fringe
Division 08: Bobbin LaceNo Winner
Division 09: Personal Carded Fibers, Rovings, and Batts (Open)Valerie GroseclosePalmer, AKBasket of Rolages in Pastel Colors
Division 10: Hand Prepared Fibers – WheelSarah RobicheauxAnchorage, AKQuiviut Handspun Skein
Division 11: Hand Prepared Fibers – SpindleNo Winner
Division 12: Commercially Prepared Fibers – WheelEmily Gelino-BequetteWasilla, AKMerino/Tencel in Rainbow Colors
Division 13: Commercially Prepared Fibers – SpindleMarjorie McLarenAnchorage, AKAlpaca Skein in Rust
Division 14: Handspun Designer Novelty Skeins – WheelDebbie JohnsonWasilla, AKSkein in shades of Brown with Pink & Sequin Thread
Division 15: Handspun Skeins – Designer, Novelty (Spindle)No Winner
Division 16: Dyeing – Handspun or Commercial Yarn or Fiber –
Natural Dyes
Shaun McLycasAnchorage, AKYellow-Gold-Copper Skein
Division 17: Dyeing: Handspun or Commercial Fibers – Synthetic DyesCarol GreenPalmer, AKIced Dyed Silk Charmeuse in Pink & Green
Division 18: Finished Products from Hand DyeingLinda SalterEagle River, AKNatural Dye Knitted Frogs
Division 19: Hand Knitted Products Using Handspun FiberGayle AndrusAnchorage, AKHandspun/Handknit Hat in Brown with Color Flecks
Division 20: Machine Knitted Products Using HandspunHelen CarrollSutton, AKRose Pink Lace Cowl
Division 21: Woven Products Using HandspunTom Hobbs Eagle River, AKWhite Shawl
Division 22: Products Using Handspun – Woven/Combo Commercial/
Hand Spun
No Winner
Division 23: Products Using Handspun – Knitted/Combo Commercial/
Hand Spun
Tirsa MylerAnchorage, AKGray Kitten Shawl with Pink Windowpanes
Division 24: Products Using Handspun Fiber – Other TechniquesNo Winner
Division 25: Felted – Raw Fibers (Open)Judy CadraHouston, AKFelted Vest – White with Black Accents
Division 25: Felted – Raw Fibers (Junior)Aspen Shirley EllembergerEagle River, AKFelted Mushroom
Division 26: Felted – Knitted or CrochetNo Winner
Division 27: Felted-Hand Spun Woven FabricsNo Winner
Division 28: Felted-Machine KnittedNo Winner
Division 29: Needle Felted (Open)Renee Kusner KalarchikAnchorage, AKNeedle Felted Sculpture
Division 30: Transformation of Cloth – Surface Design/EmbellishedUte OlsonPalmer, AKLeaf Print Apron
Division 31: Paper MakingNo Winner
Division 32: Mixed Media, Multiple Fibers used in a Finished PieceNo Winner
Division 33: Handmade Spinning and Weaving Tools for Fiber & FleeceEric JohnsonWasilla, AKHandmade Twining Loom
Division 34: Collections – SpinningGayle AndrusAnchorage, AKHandspun Skeins in Various Colors
Division 35: Collections – DyeingNo Winner
Division 36: Collections – Felted (Open)Pamela CliftonAnchorage, AKNeedle Felted Full Steak Dinner
Division 37: Woven CollectionsCarol JohnsonWasilla, AKCollection of Handwoven Towels in Red & White

Author: Lara Stanley

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