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DIVISION F - FINE ARTS & CRAFTS:

Superintendents: Jane Foltz, Janis Scham

Premiums $3.00 - $2.00 - $1.00

Grand and Reserve Grand Champion Ribbons (no premium) will be handed out to the top two entries in each class.

Classes will be available for children and adults.

4-Hers may also enter items in this division.

1.  Each entry must be amateur work, made by the exhibitor.

2.  Each entry must have been made since August of 2016.

3.  Exhibit in age group, as specified.  May not enter in more than one class

4.  All wall hangings/pictures must have hangers attached, or will not be entered or judged.

5.  All photos must not exceed 8"x0" . They must be mounted and matted with no frames.

6.  Art exhibits will have judging emphasis placed on originality and craft exhibits  will emphasize workmanship.

7. Projects can only be entered one year.  Once a project has been entered at the Becker County Fair and awarded a ribbon it should not be entered again another year. 

8.  Only two per lot, if more are brought you will NOT be able to enter in Misc. categories


SPECIAL CONTEST FOR 2017: GARDEN ART using repurposed materials!

Bring your entries on Thursday, July 27, from 11 a.m. to 1p.m. Be creative and show us your talents! The garden art can be made of glass or metal, but it needs to be from materials that have been used for something else in their previous life.   



Class 1 - Children 5-8

Class 2 - Ages 9 - 12

Class 3 - Ages 13 - 18

Class 4 - Ages 19 - 64

Class 5 - Senior citizens, 65 and over - not nursing home residents

Class 6 - Nursing home / Group home residents (any age)

 

Shop- *Lego entries need to come in a small,short sided box ( small enough to fit in show case), so items can be moved around and not damaged.

Lot 1 - Model building - no working engines allowed on models

Lot 2 - Legos - no kits

Lot 3 - K’Nex - no kits

Lot 4 - Hand carving rounds and shaping

Lot 5 - Hand carved article

Lot 6 - Chip carving

Lot 7 - Wood burning

Lot 8 - Wood turning

Lot 9 - Jigsaw article

Lot 10 - Woodworking article

Lot 11 - Metalworking: metal article

Lot 12 - Metalworking:  forged article

Lot 13 - Bird Houses

Lot 14- Clocks -of any kind

Lot 15 - Miscellaneous other than listed above

 

Art work

ALL art work must be placed on poster board and ready to hang

Lot 14 - Pencil sketch, one color

Lot 15 - Pencil sketch, colored

Lot 16 - Pen and Ink drawing

Lot 17 - Marker picture

Lot 18 - Crayon picture

Lot 19 - Dry medium artwork, charcoal

Lot 20 - Dry medium artwork, chalks

Lot 21 - Dry medium artwork, pastels

Lot 22 - Wet medium artwork - acrylic

Lot 23 - Wet medium artwork - water colors

Lot 24 - Wet medium artwork - oil

Lot 25 - Mixed media

Lot 26 - Scratch art

Lot 27 - Chalk art

Lot 28 - Construction paper art work

Lot 29 - Clay sculpture

Lot 30 - Fimo sculpture

Lot 31 - Bread dough sculpture

Lot 32 - Pottery

Lot 33 - Miscellaneous other than listed above

Lot 34 - Playdough figures

 

Craft items

Lot 35 - Recycled article

Lot 36 - Christmas decoration, any kind

Lot 37 - Book

Lot 38 - Rubber stamp/embossing stencil art

Lot 39 - Wall hanging, wood

Lot 40 - Wall hanging, cloth

Lot 41 - Silk flower arrangement

Lot 42 - Beadwork - traditional

Lot 43 - Beadwork - craft beading

Lot 44 - Jewelry

Lot 45 - Ceramic article

Lot 46 - Ceramic article - Christmas

Lot 47 - Ceramic article - any other holiday

Lot 48 - Rosemaling

Lot 49 - Tole painting

Lot 50 - Glass etching

Lot 51 - Stained glass

Lot 52 - Origami - paper folding

Lot 53 - Scrapbooking

Lot 54 - Loom Banding

Lot 55 - Fishing Category (poles, lures, etc.)

Lot 56- Fairy garden

Lot 57 - Miscellaneous other than listed above

 

Only two per lot, if more are brought in, you will NOT be able to enter it in miscellaneous categories.

 

 Photography

Superintendent: Nancy Stenger. PHOTOS NOT FOLLOWING RULES WILL NOT BE JUDGED – All photos must not exceed 8"x10", mounted & matted, no frame for judging.  Any not following these rules will not be accepted for judging or display.

Lot 60 - Photo: people

Lot 61 - Photo: animals

Lot 62 - Photo: birds

Lot 63 - Photo: insects

Lot 64 - Photo: landscape

Lot 65 - Photo: nature – flowers & plants

Lot 66 - Photo: buildings, machinery & cars

Lot 67 - Photo: black and white

Lot 68 - Photo: computer enhanced

Lot 69 - Photo: still life, abstracts, designs

Lot 70 - Photo: night imagery, time exposure

Lot 71 - Photo album

Lot 72 - Photo collage to tell a story

Lot 73 - Photo: transportation

Only two may be entered per lot, if more are brought in, you will NOT be able to enter them.