DEPARTMENT M: FINE ARTS AND TEXTILES

Superintendent:  Stephanie Theis

Amount offered in this class, $3,960

This class includes Fine Arts, Crafts, Hobbies, Collections, and Needle work, current and antique.

All exhibits from Illinois only and must be current year's work.

Each article must be made or collected by the person who enters it.

 

New day to enter!  You may now enter and bring items on Sunday, August 20th from 1:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m.!

The following classes will have open registration three different days:

Friday, August 18th from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m., tags issued, do not bring item.

Saturday, August 19th from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.

Sunday, August 20th from 1:00 pm until 4:00 p.m.

Monday, August 21st from 9:00 a.m. until noon, and all items in place when building closes for judging.

 All articles must be on exhibition by noon, Monday, August 21, 2017. 

Articles are to be removed between 1:00 pm and 3:00 pm on Sunday, August 27, 2017.  The fair association will not be responsible for articles not claimed by 3:00 pm Sunday, August 27, 2017.

 

Premiums: 1st-$12; 2nd-$10; 3rd-$8

Entry fee $3.00; to be paid at time of entry.

No frame unless it is ready to hang.

 

 

   

SECTION 1. FINE ARTS

  

1300-Pencil drawing

1301-Pen and ink drawing

1302-Charcoal or pastel

1303-Oil painting

1304-Acrylic painting, landscape

1305-Acrylic painting, still life

1306-Liquid crayon

1307-Water color

1308-Acryllic, other

1309-Union County Landmark, in any above medium

1310-Free hand sculpture in any medium (clay, plaster, salt dough, paper mache)

1311-Black and white photography

1312-Color photography, nature and landscape

1313-Color photography, portraits and figures

1314-Color photography, other

SECTION 2. CRAFTS AND HOBBIES

1315-Basket weaving

1316-Weaving other natural materials

1317-Jewelry

1318-Wood Carving, 1 article

1319-Painted craft item

1320-Ceramics

1321-Doll, made from pattern

1322-Doll, original design

1323-Crafted toy

1324-Woodworking, large item

1325-Woodworking, small item (under 6 inches)

1326-Wreath, with artificial accessories

1327-Swag with artificial accessories.

1328-Lawn decorations

1329-Collections, natural

1330-Collections, other

1331-Stained glass

1332-Craft item, not mentioned

 

SECTION 3. HOLIDAY CRAFTS

 

1333-Table decoration

1334-Tree ornament

1335-Holiday wreath

1336-Holiday craft, not mentioned

 

SECTION 4. ANTIQUES (50 Years or Older) 

1337-Print matter (except books and periodicals), 2 articles (Such as sheet music and programs)

1338-Toothpick Holders, 2 items

1339-Vinegar Cruet, 1 item

1340-Spoon Holder, 1 item

1341-Commemorative Item, non-paper, 1 item, (plates, bowls, mugs, etc)

1342-Commemorative Item (paper) 1 item

1343-Wooden Article, handmade, 1 item

1344-Crockery or pottery, 2 articles

1345-Carnival Glass Item, (1) item

1346-Hunting or fishing item(s) - no firearms

1347-Matched cream and sugar, two sets

1348-Footed Compote, 1 item

1349-Handmade articles - crocheted, embroidered, drawn work, tatting, Battenberg, etc.

1350-Metal Objects, 3 articles

1351-Kitchen item(s)

1352-Pressed or cut glass item

1353-Antique Bank

1354-Antique Toy

1355-Any article not mentioned above

1356-Collection of cards (announcements, invitations, advertising)

1357-Collection of cups or saucers, 3 sets

1358-Collection of teapots, 3 items

1359-Collection of 3 pitchers

1360-Hand painted china or porcelain plate

1361-Collection of political memorabilia

1362-Hand painted china or porcelain bowl

1363-Collection of matched pieces of Depression glass,  5 items

1364-Collection of book ends, 1 set

1365-Antique collection, 5 items not mentioned above

 

 

SECTION 5. QUILTS 

1366-Hand quilted pieced bed quilt

1367-Hand quilted appliquéd bed quilt

1368-Hand quilted embroidered bed quilt

1369-Machine quilted pieced bed quilt

1370-machine quilted appliquéd bed quilt

1371-Machine quilted embroidered bed quilt

1372-Hand quilted pieced wall hanging or baby quilt

1373-Hand quilted appliquéd wall hanging or baby quilt

1374-Hand quilted embroidered wall hanging or baby quilt

1375-Machine quilted pieced wall hanging or baby quilt

1376-Machine quilted appliquéd wall hanging or baby quilt

1377-Machine quilted embroidered wall hanging or baby quilt

1378-Tacked comforter, any size

1379-Miscellaneous quilted item - placemats, pillow shams, etc.

1380-Antique Quilt, at least 50 years old

 

SECTION 6. NEEDLECRAFTS

 

1381-Embroidered luncheon cloth

1382-Embroidered Christmas table runner

1383-Embroidered dresser scarf

1384-Machine embroidered towels, (2)

1385-Embroidered dish towels (2)

1386-Counted Cross Stitch baby afghan

1387-Counted cross stitch Christmas stocking 

1388-Counted cross stitch sampler (not larger than 11 x 14 framed)

1389-Counted cross stitch picture

1390-Needlepoint on plastic canvas, 4 coasters

1391-Crewel needlework pillow

1392-Crewel needlework picture

1393-Appliqued pillow

1394-Swedish weaving (huck) towel, 1

1395-Miscellaneous needlework item not mentioned

 

SECTION 7. THIS AND THAT NEEDLECRAFT

Items need to be crafted with needle, thread, cloth or yarn.

 

1396-Soft sculpture doll with clothes

1397-Throw pillow with decorative trim

1398-Fancy sofa pillow

1399-Sewn tote bag or purse

1400-Pet pillow or jacket

1401-Stuffed animal or toy

1402-Tea cozy or hot pads - 2

1403-Smocked apron or bonnet

1404-Miscellaneous needlecraft item not mentioned

 

SECTION 8.CLOTHING, CROCHETING AND KNITTING

CLOTHING

1405-Baby dress or romper size 0-2 

1406-Girls sun dress size 3-6

1407-Toddler sleepwear size 2-4

1408-Ladies blouse or shirt

1409-Ladies sport outfit (2 or more pieces)

1410-Crocheted Fabric handbag/tote with trim

1411-Ladies sport blouse or shirt

1412-Slacks or skirt

1413-Apron

1414-Two piece pajama set

1415-Decorated sweatshirt-appliqué, cross stitch, etc

1416-Miscellaneous clothing

 

CROCHETING 

1417-pot holder or dishcloth 2

1418-Scarf, stole or shawl

1419-Infant 3 piece set

1420-Baby afghan

1421-Shell stitch afghan

1422-Granny square afghan

1423-Doily

1424-Pillow

1425-Miscellaneous Crocheting

KNITTING

1426-Doily

1427-Shawl or poncho using fancy yarn

1428-Pieced afghan

1429-Knitting loom hat and scarf

1430-Baby afghan

1431-Miscellaneous Knitting