Crochet/Knitting

CROCHETING/KNITTING

 

Attach a completed 4-H Craft Information Card to your project.

 

3rd Grade

Crocheting: Exhibit one article or pair using one or more of the following stitches: chain, single crochet, double crochet, or slip stitch.  Only one color of thread (yarn) may be used.

Knitting: Exhibit one small article or pair using the knit or purl stitches in a plain knit, stockinette or ribbing or combination of these. Only one color of yarn may be used.

 

4th Grade              

Crocheting: Exhibit one article or pair using one or more of the following stitches: chain, single crochet, double crochet, or slip stitch.  Only one color of thread (yarn) may be used.  Exhibit must be different from previous year.

Knitting: Exhibit one small article or pair using the knit or purl stitches in a plain knit, stockinette, or ribbing or combination of these. Only one color of yarn may be used. Exhibit must be different from previous year.

 

5th Grade

Crocheting: Exhibit one article or pair using all of the following stitches: chain, single crochet, double crochet, or slip stitch.  More than one color may be used.  Exhibit must be different from previous year.

Knitting: Exhibit one article which requires some fitting and/or shaping using only knit and purl stitches in a plain knit, stockinette or ribbing or combination of these.  More than one color may be used.  Exhibit must be different from previous year.

 

6th Grade

Crocheting: One article that requires some fitting and/or shaping using chain, single crochet, double crochet, and slip stitches.  More than one color may be used.  Exhibit must be different from previous year.

Knitting: Exhibit one article which requires some fitting and/or shaping using only knit and purl stitches in a plain knit, stockinette or ribbing or combination of these.  More than one color may be used.  Exhibit must be different from previous year.

 

7th Grade

Crocheting: Exhibit one large article or two smaller articles using special stitches or design.

Knitting:  Exhibit one article requiring blocking using one advanced stitch (cable, seed, or shell stitch) with any simple stitches.

 

8th Grade

Crocheting: Exhibit one large article or two smaller articles using special stitches or design.  Exhibit must be different from previous year.

Knitting: Exhibit one article using advanced stitches and/or using more than two colors to create a design or pattern.  Block if appropriate for the yarn and design.

 

9th Grade

Crocheting: Exhibit one large article or set using special stitches or broom stick lace, hair pin lace, or afghan stitch.

Knitting: Exhibit one large or two smaller articles made and blocked if appropriate.

     1. Using special stitch or design

or

     utilizing at least two or more colors of yarn.

 

10th – 12th Grade

   Crocheting: Exhibit a more difficult project, different from previous years.

   Knitting: Exhibit a more difficult project, different from previous years.

 

 

By Elisabeth McDonnell, Secretary
The Educational Store