Youth – Dept. 11

Contact: Deborah Houston


OPEN ONLY TO YOUTH UNDER THE AGE OF 19
4-H MEMBERS ENTER IN DEPT. 10.

1. SECTION 6 is specifically for preschool children age 5 and under.
2. Bring SECTION 1 Baked Goods to the Fair between 8:00 AM & 9:30 AM Saturday, August 13. Entries in this section will not be accepted at any other time.
3. Bring entries in all other sections to the Fair 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM, Wednesday, August 10; and 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM on Thursday, August 11. Entries will not be accepted at any other time.
4. All products must have been made BY the exhibitor and completed since last year’s fair.
5. Exhibitors must have an exhibitor’s number. (Obtained from Premium Office)
6. Exhibitors should obtain a premium book and entry tags before the Fair, and FILL OUT tags before entering. Exhibitor is responsible for the accuracy of his/her tag. Improperly entered items will be disqualified.
7. Print AGE of exhibitor on entry tag in top right corner.
8. One entry per class per exhibitor. The Fair will accept only entries in the classes listed in this book. There is no charge to enter.
9. Pick up your entries on Sunday, August 21, from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Food items will not be returned – only the ribbons. The Fair is not responsible for entries not claimed at this time.
DEPT. 11 SECTION 1 YOUTH BAKED PRODUCTS
1. All products must have been made by the exhibitor.
2. Baked products MUST be displayed on a STURDY STYROFOAM PLATE and covered with a PLASTIC BAG. Ziploc bags are suggested.
3. No baked items will be returned.

JUDGING: Each entry will be judged on color, texture, taste, flavor, and overall visual presentation.

PREMIUMS:…..1st – $5.00 2nd – $4.00 3rd – $3.00

CLASS (Number of required specimens)
1. Baked Bread – 1/3 of loaf
2. Butter Cake, iced – 1/4 cake
3. Candy, Chocolate Covered – 4 pieces
4. Candy, Chocolate Fudge – 4 pieces
5. Candy, Peanut Butter Fudge – 4 pieces
6. Candy, Other – 4 pieces
7. Cookies, Bar – 4 on a plate
8. Cookies, Chocolate Chip – 4 on a plate
9. Cookies, No-Bake – 4 on a plate
10. Cookies, Rolled – 4 on a plate
11. Cookies, Other Drop – 4 on a plate
12. Cookies, Other not listed – 4 on a plate
13. Cupcakes, Iced – Plain – 4 on a plate
14. Cupcakes, Iced – Decorated – 4 on a plate
15. Decorated Cake – Tip or Novelty
16. Quick Breads – Biscuits – 4 on a plate
17. Quick Breads – Blueberry Muffin – 4 on a plate
18. Quick Breads – Other Muffin – 4 on a plate
19. Quick Breads – Banana – 1/3 of loaf
20. Quick Breads – Other Quick Bread – 1/3 of loaf
21. Rolls – 4 on a plate


DEPT. 11 SECTION 2
YOUTH CANNED GOODS

1. All products must have been canned by the exhibitor.
2. Container must be a standard clear glass half pint, pint, or quart jar with a new lid and cover. No decorative fabric lids. Store bought decorative metal seals are permitted. No 1/2 gallon or 1/4 pint jars.
3. Entry will be disqualified if the liquid is lower than 1” from top of jar.

JUDGING: Canned products will be judged on color, quality of food, and general appearance, including arrangement of food. Jars may be opened at the judge’s discretion.

PREMIUMS:…..1st – $5.00 2nd – $4.00 3rd – $3.00
CLASS
1. Applesauce
2. Beans
3. Fruit
4. Jams
5. Jellies
6. Juice, Tomato
7. Pickles
8. Spaghetti Sauce
9. Other canned vegetables
10. Other canned product


Best of Show in Youth Canned Goods – Sponsored by the McMillin Family


DEPT. 11 SECTION 3
YOUTH SEWING


All clothing must be freshly laundered, pressed and on a sturdy metal hanger if needed.
No plastic hangers.
JUDGING: Each item will be judged on workmanship, neatness, difficulty of project, and overall appearance.

PREMIUMS:…..1st – $4.00 2nd – $3.50 3rd – $3.00
CLASS:
1. Apron
2. Blanket – any type
3. Gym Bag with drawstring
4. Other Bag
5. Recycled/Refashioned Clothing Item
6. Sewn Pillow – age 12 & under
7. Sewn Pillow – age 13 to 18
8. Tie Pillow

PREMIUMS:…..1st – $5.00 2nd – $4.50 3rd – $4.00
9. Dress or Top with sleeves
10. Dress – without sleeves
11. Halloween Costume
12. Shorts or Pants
13. Skirt
14. Tailored item
15. Two Piece Outfit
16. Other Item


DEPT. 11 SECTION 4
YOUTH KNITTING & CROCHETING

Print age of exhibitor on entry tag.
JUDGING: Each entry will be judged on degree of difficulty, workmanship, neatness, and overall attractiveness.

PREMIUMS:…..1st – $5.00 2nd – $4.00 3rd – $3.00
CLASS:
1. Crocheted item
2. Knitted item


DEPT. 11 SECTION 5
YOUTH NEEDLEWORK

JUDGING: Each entry will be judged on degree of difficulty, workmanship, neatness, and overall attractiveness.

PREMIUMS:…..1st – $5.00 2nd – $4.00 3rd – $3.00
CLASS:
1. Counted Cross Stitch Picture
2. Latchhook
3. Plastic Canvas
4. Pot Holder
5. Quilts
6. Toys
7. Wall Hanging
8. Wearing apparel adorned with decorative stitches
9. Other needlecraft


DEPT. 11 SECTION 6
PRESCHOOL CRAFTS (Age 5 & Under)

JUDGING: Each item to be judged on quality of construction, degree of skill required, neatness and originality.

PREMIUMS:…..1st – $4.00 2nd – $3.00 3rd – $2.50
CLASS:
1. Foam Art Creation – Large
2. Foam Art Creation – Small
3. Handmade Animal
4. Holiday Creation
5. Natural Creation
6. Novelty Item – Large
7. Novelty Item – Small
8. Ornament – Christmas
9. Painted or colored item or picture
10. Popsicle Stick Craft
11. Useful Item (Rocks, Seeds, Sticks, etc.)
12. Wood Creation


DEPARTMENT 11
YOUTH ARTS & CRAFTS
SECTION 7 for 6 – 11 YEAR OLD
SECTION 8 for 12 – 18 YEAR OLD

Place exhibitor’s AGE and APPROPRIATE SECTION on entry tag.
JUDGING: Each item to be judged on quality of construction, degree of skill required, neatness and originality.
PREMIUMS:…..1st – $4.00 2nd – $3.00 3rd – $2.50

CLASS:
1. Baskets
2. Beadwork
3. Candles
4. Ceramic Item – Any
5. Christmas Centerpiece
6. Christmas Tree Ornament
7. Christmas Wall Hanging
8. Christmas Wreath
9. Clothespin Craft
10. Craft Kit – Metallic
11. Craft Kit – Wood
12. Decorated Clothing 13. Decorated Recyclables
14. Decorated Footwear
15. Dolls
16. Easter Creation
17. Felt Craft
18. Flower Arrangements – Artificial
19. Hair Accessories
20. Halloween Creation
21. Hats
22. Jewelry – 1 item
23. Jewelry – Set
24. Keychains
25. Lego Creation – Large
26. Lego Creation – Small
27. Model Cars, Planes, etc
28. Natural Material wheat/straw/seeds
29. Novelty Item – Ornamental – Large
30. Novelty Item – Ornamental – Small
31. Novelty Item – Useful -Large
32. Novelty Item – Useful -Small
33. Plastic Melt Beads
34. Popsicle Stick Craft
35. Pottery Item – Any
36. Refrigerator Magnets 37. Rubber Stamping
38. Sand Art
39. Scrapbook Page
40. Shell Work
41. Stained Glass
42. Stencil Art
43. String Work
44. Stuffed Animals
45. Thanksgiving Creation
46. Wall / Door Decorations
47. Wind Chimes
48. Wreath – Not Christmas
49. Other Christmas Item not listed
50. Other Holiday Creation not listed


Best of Show in Youth Crafts – Sponsored by the Family Craft Center


Dept 11 Section 8 Class 51
SPECIAL CONTEST – GROUP PROJECT

(A group consists of 3 or more exhibitors, 18 years of age or under.)
Inspirational creation emphasizing collaborative teamwork,
creativity, artistry, neatness,  & especially fun!
Sponsored by GRAND BOOK & BIBLE


DEPARTMENT 11
YOUTH PHOTOGRAPHY
SECTION 9 for 6 – 11 YEAR OLD
SECTION 10 for 12 – 18 YEAR OLD

1. Place exhibitor’s AGE and APPROPRIATE SECTION on entry tag.
2. Cover name on item with tape or sticker.
3. IMPORTANT: Photographs are not to be matted and/or framed. Place photo in a plastic sheet protector.
4. Digitally Enhanced includes Photoshopped.

JUDGING: Photographs will be judged on print clarity and quality, interest of subject, composition of picture and camera technique. Size of photograph should be no smaller than 5” x 7” and no larger than 8” x 10”.

PREMIUMS:…..1st – $5.00 2nd – $4.00 3rd – $3.00

CLASS:
BLACK & WHITE
1. Animals – Farm
2. Buildings
3. Landscapes
4. Nature
5. Nature – single item focal point
6. People – Portrait
7. People – Other
8. Sports / Action
9. Still Life
COLOR:
10. Animals – Farm
11. Buildings
12. Landscapes
13. Nature
14. Nature – single  item focal point
15. People- Portrait
16. People – Other
17. Sports / Action
18. Still Life
DIGITALLY ENHANCED:
19. Animals – Farm
20. Buildings
21. Landscapes
22. Nature
23. Nature – single item focal point
24. People – Portrait
25. People – Other
26. Sports / Action
27. Still Life

Best of Show in Youth Photography -Sponsored by Anchor Custom Framing


DEPARTMENT 11
YOUTH ART WORK
SECTION 11 for 6 – 11 YEAR OLD
SECTION 12 for 12 – 18 YEAR OLD


1. Place exhibitor’s AGE and APPROPRIATE SECTION on entry tag.
2. Cover name on item with tape or sticker.
3. All entries are to be matted, mounted or framed.
4. Picture size not to exceed 18” by 24”.

JUDGING:
Entry will be judged on composition, technique, and overall effectiveness.

PREMIUMS:…..1st – $5.00 2nd – $4.00 3rd – $3.00
CLASS:
1. Acrylics
2. Airbrush
3. Charcoal or Pastel
4. Drawing – Pencil & Ink
5. Drawing – Pencil – One Color
6. Drawing – Pencil – Multicolor
7. Mixed Media
8. Oil Painting
9. Painted Furniture or Household Item
10. Scratch Art
11. Slate Painting
12. Velvet Painting
13. Watercolor
14. Other


Best of Show in Youth Art – Sponsored by The Harlansburg Station


DEPT. 11 SECTION 13
YOUTH WOOD & METAL WORK

Cover name on item with tape or sticker.
JUDGING: Entry will be judges on workmanship, finishing techniques, and overall appearance.
PREMIUMS:…..1st – $4.00 2nd – $3.50 3rd – $3.00
CLASS:
1. Bird House
2. Footstool
3. Shelves
4. Lathe Machining
5. Ornamental Sheet Metal
6. Sculptured Metal or Wood Item
7. Other Metal Item – not listed
8. Wood Burning
9. Wood Cut-Out Blocks – Painted
10. CO2 Race Car
11. Wooden Toolbox
12. Other Wooden Item


DEPT. 11 SECTION 14
YOUTH HOUSEHOLD FURNITURE

Cover name on item with tape or sticker.
JUDGING: Entry will be judged on difficulty of project, quality of work, & overall appearance.

PREMIUMS:…..1st – $5.00 2nd – $4.00 3rd – $3.50
CLASS
1. New Furniture
2. Refinished Furniture


DEPT. 11 SECTION 15
SCULPTURES

Cover name on item with tape or sticker.
JUDGING: Entry will be judged on creativity, originality, and neatness.

PREMIUMS:…..1st – $5.00 2nd – $4.00 3rd – $3.50
CLASS:
1. Clay Art
2. Mixed Media
3. Papier Mache
4. Plaster of Paris
5. Other Sculpture