Department Q: Arts And Crafts

 Department Q- Arts And Crafts                                                                                                                                 Department Q Rules 2017

Department Q Entry Forms 2017


Chairpeople: Kelley Hanke

Mail Entries to: Guilford Fair, P.O. Box 290, Guilford, CT 06437

1. Entries close at 5:00 P.M., Saturday, September 9, 2017.

2. Exhibits (art and/or craft) will be accepted for display on Thursday, September 14 between 3:00 P.M. and 7:00 P.M .

3. All exhibits must be labeled on back with name, address, phone, and classification.

4. Guilford Fair tags must be securely fastened to art and/or craft at time of entry.

5. Art exhibits must follow hanging directions indicated below or will not be accepted.

6. All exhibits are to remain in place until closing, Sunday, September 17, 2017.

7. The tent will close at 6:00 P.M. and exhibits will be available after 7:00 P.M.

EXHIBITORS MUST PRESENT RECEIPT AT TIME OF PICKUP.

THIS YEARS SPECIAL CATEGORY

STEPPING STONES

MUST USE 3 DIFFERENT OLD OR USED ITEMS TO CREATE ONE ARTISTIC PIECE.

ANY CREATION LAGER THAN 2’X2’ MUST BE APPROVED IN ADVANCE.

NO HAZARDOUS OR TOXIC CONTENTS ALLOWED.

Rosettes will be awarded to Best in Show

1st prize- $20.00, 2nd prize- $15.00, 3rd prize- $10.00

Division SPA:

Class:

SPJ 01 -Juniors 12 years to 17 years

SPA 02 -Adults 18 years to 62 years

SPS 03 -Seniors 62 and above

Best in Show for each class receives a Rosette plus $25.00

ALL ENTRIES LARGER THAN 2′ X 2′ MUST BE APPROVED

Wire and Permanent Fixtures

NO LARGER THAN 2′ X 2′

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Exhibits will NOT be Accepted any other way 

All Pictures & Paintings Must be Framed and Secured with Wire for hanging
No String or Tape of any kind will be accepted

 

PICTURES TO BE FRAMED AND MATTED, THEN WIRED FOR HANGING.
as seen on previous page.
PICTURES NOT WIRED SECURELY WITH WIRE, SCREW EYES OR SIMILAR FASTENERS WILL BE DISQUALIFIED.
PLEASE, NO STRING OR TAPE.

PROFESSIONAL ART EXHIBIT

Professional artists are invited to exhibit in any medium but such exhibits are for general culture only.
No premiums or prizes will be awarded.

An Artist is considered professional if they teach art or if their artwork
has been sold or donated to be sold for a monetary value.

Adult Art Competition(Age 18 and up)

NO LARGER THAN 2’ X 2’
First, $10.00 Second, $5.00 Third, $3.00
Ribbons awarded for first, second, and third places and rosette for best in the show in each category

All artwork is judged in ONE classification

Category 1: Adult Paintings – Includes Oils, watercolors, acrylic and stains

AP 1. Classical

AP 2. Contemporary

AP 3. Pointillism

AP 4. Cubism

AP 5. Graphic

CLASSIFICATION

A. Scenic

B. Portrait

C. Still Life

D. Animals

Category 2: Adult Drawings

AD 1. Pencil

AD 2. Pen and Ink

AD 3. Charcoal

AD 4. Pastels

CLASSIFICATION

A. Scenic

B. Portrait (includes animals)

C. Still Life

D. Animals

E. Misc.

Adult Craft Competition(Age 18 and up)

NO LARGER THAN 2’ X 2’
First, $10.00 Second, $5.00 Third, $3.00
Ribbons awarded for first, second, and third places and rosette for best in the show in each category

Category 1: Adult Crafts

AC 1. Pottery Sculpted
AC 2. Pottery wheel thrown
AC 3. Ceramic
AC 4. Jewelry-metal
AC 5. Jewelry-beaded
AC 6. Jewelry-home crafted
AC 7. Basket-home made
AC 8. Basket-decorated
AC 9. Decoupage
AC10. Greeting Cards- home made
AC11. Holiday wreaths
AC12 Hand Crafted Swags
AC13. Hand Crafted Stockings
AC14. Hand Crafted Ornaments
AC15. leather Clothing Accessories
AC16. leather Home Accessories
AC17. Decorated Clothing
AC18. Stained glass
AC19. Miscellaneous

Category 2: Adult Wood Working

Aw 1. Furniture
Aw 2. Bowls and Flat ware
Aw 3. Utensils
Aw 4. Dolls
Aw 5. Toys
Aw 6. Carvings
Aw 7. Hand Painted
Aw 8. Carved and Painted
Aw 9. Woodburned
Aw10. Miscellaneous

Junior & Youth Arts & Crafts Competition (Ages 13-17)

NO LARGER THAN 2’ X 2’

Rosettes will be awarded for Best in Show for each Category
Ribbons awarded for first, second, third places and Honorable Mention
no monetary awards
All Artwork is entered and judged in OnE classification

Category 1: Junior Paintings – Includes oils, watercolors, acrylic and stains

Jp 1. Classical
JP 2. Contemporary
JP 3. Pointillism
Jp 4. Cubism
Jp 5. Graphic

CLASSIFICATION

A. Scenic

B. Portrait

C. Still Life

D. Animals

Category 2: Junior Drawings

Jd 1. Pencil
Jd 2. Pen and Ink
Jd 3. Charcoal
Jd 4. Pastels

CLASSIFICATION

A. Scenic

B. Portrait (includes animals)

C. Still Life

D. Animals

E. Misc.

Category 3: Junior Crafts

JC 1. Pottery Sculpted
JC 2. Pottery wheel thrown
JC 3. Ceramic
JC 4. Jewelry-metal
JC 5. Jewelry-beaded
JC 6. Jewelry-home crafted
JC 7. Basket-home made
JC 8. Basket-decorated
JC 9. Decoupage
JC10. Greeting Cards- home made
JC11. Holiday wreaths85
JC12 Hand Crafted Swags
JC13. Hand Crafted Stockings
JC14. Hand Crafted Ornaments
JC15. Leather Clothing Accessories
JC16. Leather Home Accessories
JC17. Decorated Clothing
JC18. Stained glass
JC19. Miscellaneous

YOUTH ARTS AND CRAFTS (AGES 9-12)

Category 1: Youth Paintings – Includes oils, watercolors, acrylic and stains

YP 1. Classical
YP 2. Contemporary
YP 3. Pointillism
YP 4. Cubism
YP 5. Graphic

CLASSIFICATION

A. Scenic

B. Portrait (includes animals)

C. Still Life

D. Animals

E. Misc.

Category 2: Youth Drawings

YD 1. Pencil
YD 2. Pen and Ink
YD 3. Charcoal
YD 4. Pastels

CLASSIFICATION

A. Scenic

B. Portrait (includes animals)

C. Still Life

D. Animals

E. Misc.

Category 3: Youth Crafts

yC 1. pottery Sculpted
yC 2. Pottery wheel thrown
yC 3. Ceramic
yC 4. Jewelry-metal
yC 5. Jewelry-beaded
yC 6. Jewelry-home crafted
yC 7. Basket-home made
yC 8. Basket-decorated
yC 9. decoupage
yC10. greeting Cards- home made
yC11. Holiday wreaths86
yC12 Hand Crafted Swags
yC13. Hand Crafted Stockings
yC14. Hand Crafted Ornaments
yC15. leather Clothing Accessories
yC16. leather Home Accessories
yC17. decorated Clothing
yC18. Stained glass
yC19. Miscellaneous

Senior Arts & Crafts (Age 62 and up)

NO LARGER THAN 2’ X 2’
First, $10.00 Second, $5.00 Third, $3.00
Ribbons awarded for first, second, and third places
Rosette for best in the show for each Category
All Artwork is entered and judged in One classification
BEST IN SHOW SENIOR TROPHY IS THE FRED HILL JR TROPHY

CATEGORY 1: SENIOR WOOd WORKING
Sw 1. Carvings
Sw 2. Furniture
Sw 3. dinner ware and Bowls
Sw 4. Machine Crafted
Sw 5. Hand Sculpted

CATEGORY 2: SENIOR CRAFTS
SC 1. Home decor
SC 2. Pottery
SC 3. Sculpture

CATEGORY 3: SENIOR ART
SA 1. paintings
SA 2. drawings
SA 3. Miscellaneous

Budding Artist Competition(up to age 8)

Ribbons awarded
1st, 2nd, 3rd and Honorable Mention
no monetary awards

CATEGORY 1: Budding art
BA 1. paintings
BA 2. drawings
BA 3. Miscellaneous

CATEGORY 2: Budding crafts
BC 1. Miscellaneous