Dept M – Textiles & Fine Arts

Dept. M –  Textiles & Fine Arts

Amount Offered $1196.00

Bea Brennan Superintendent

(217) 497-0997

Fair Office open for entries July 19, 20 and 21 from 4 to 8 p.m.

  • Entry fee $2.00
  • Entries close Friday, July 21, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.
  • Entries may be placed in Art Hall Saturday, July 22, 2017 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. and on Sunday, July 23, 2017, 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
  • ALL ENTRIES GROWN, MADE OR CREATED BY EXHIBITOR AND ENTERED UNDER THEIR NAME AND SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER.
  • Judging will take place Sunday, July 23, 2017
  • Entries must be removed between the hours of 4:00 and 6:00 p.m. Friday, July 28, 2017.

Name, address, telephone number and social security number must be on entry form and entry fee to accompany form.  Form may be mailed to Secretary of the Fair:

Terri Quinn     15824 N 1650th St     Chrisman, IL 61924

 

ONLINE ENTRIES AVAILABLE WITH PAYPAL FOR PAYMENTS.

  • PLEASE NOTE:  THE ART HALL WILL BE CLOSED TO THE EXHIBITORS AND THE GENERAL PUBLIC at 10:00 A.M. SUNDAY, JULY 23, 2017 DURING THE JUDGING.
  • The management reserves the right to withhold premiums for ten days after the fair.  Any checks not picked up will be mailed.
  • ANY PREMIUM CHECKS NOT CASHED WITHIN 90 DAYS WILL BE VOID.
  • “PREMIUM WAIVER STATEMENT”

“THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE SHALL USE ITS BEST EFFORTS TO SECURE SUFFICIENT APPROPRIATIONS TO FUND PREMIUMS.  IN ANY YEAR FOR WHICH THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF ILLINOIS FAILS TO MAKE AN APPROPRIATION SUFFICIENT TO PAY SUCH PREMIUMS, PREMIUM AMOUNTS MAY NOT BE ACCURATELY REFLECTED IN THE PREMIUM BOOK.”


PAINTINGS

Section 001

All pictures must be work of last 5 years, must be framed, wired and ready for hanging. No paint by numbers.

Premiums – $4.75 | $3.25 | $3.00

  •  M552   Landscape Oil Painting
  • M553   Any Other Oil Painting
  • M554   Acrylic
  • M555   Pencil, pen, chalk, crayon or charcoal any subject
  • M556   Any Medium not listed any subject

Premium – $10.00

  • M563   Sweepstakes
  • Additional $25 prize to Sweepstakes winner – Donated by First Bank & Trust, Paris, IL

PHOTOGRAPHY – AMATEUR

Section 002

All Pictures at least 5” x 7″ but no larger than 11” x 14” mounted

Taken Recently

Must be Framed, Wired and Ready for Hanging

 

Premiums – $4.75 | $3.25 | $3.00

  • M564   Edgar County Fair 2016
  • M565   Portrait of Groups or Animals
  • M566   Water Scapes -anything w/water
  • M567   Agricultural-Barns & Hay Bales
  • M568   Color It Red-any photo with red color as the main focus
  • M569   Holiday-any holiday photo
  • M570   Tourist Attractions
  • M571    Smile-Anything that makes you smile

Premium – $10.00

  • M575   Picture Sweepstakes
  • Additional $25 prize to Sweepstakes winner – Donated by Terry Elston State Farm Insurance

PHOTOGRAPHY – PROFESSIONAL

Section 003

All Entries at least 5” x 7″ but no larger than 11” x 14” mounted

Taken Recently

Must be Framed, Wired and Ready for Hanging

 

Premiums – $4.75 | $3.25 | $3.00

  • M576   Edgar County Fair 2016
  • M577   Candid Street Photograph
  • M578   Still Life Object (no people or animals)
  • M579   Portrait (black & white or sepia)
  • M580   Food – anything with food
  • M581   Photo with verbage
  • M582   Nature – Lightning photos
  • M583   Smile – Anything that makes you smile

Premium – $10.00

  • M587   Picture Sweepstakes
  • Additional $25 prize to Sweepstakes winner – Donated by Friends of the Fair-Rick & Bea Brennan

STITCHERY

Section 004

Made in last 3 years and in good condition

 

Premiums – $4.75 | $3.25 | $3.00

  • M588   Crewel sampler or picture
  • M589   Embroidered picture or article
  • M590   Counted cross stitch article
  • M591   Needlepoint article
  • M592   Holiday Stitchery
  • M593   Applique or Patchwork Pillow
  • M594   Counted Cross Stitch Pillow
  • M595   Needlepoint Pillow

Premium – $10.00

  • M597   Sweepstakes
  • Additional $25 prize to Sweepstakes winner – Donated by Dimond Bros. Insurance

CROCHET

Section 005

Premiums – $4.75 | $3.25 | $3.00

  • M599   Afghan or Bedspread
  • M600   Baby Afghan
  • M601   Baby Article
  • M602   Other Crochet Article
  • M603   Tablecloth
  • M604   Any other not listed

Premium – $10.00

  • M609   Sweepstakes
  • Additional $25 prize to Sweepstakes winner – Donated by Feutz Construction

KNITTING

Section 006

Premiums – $4.75 | $3.25 | $3.00

  • M610   Baby Article
  • M611   Hat, Scarf, Mittens, Gloves & Slippers
  • M612   Afghan
  • M613   Loomed Hat
  • M614   Loomed Headband
  • M615   Other Knitted Article

Premium – $10.00

  • M616   Sweepstakes
  • Additional $25 prize to Sweepstakes winner – Donated by Dimond Bros. Insurance

QUILTS

Section 008

Premiums – $4.75 | $3.25 | $3.00

  • M622   Hand Pieced, Hand Quilted
  • M623   Machine Pieced, Machine Quilted
  • M624   Machine Appliqued, Machine Quilted
  • M625   Any other not listed

Premium – $10.00

  • M628   Sweepstakes
  • Additional $25 prize to Sweepstakes winner – Donated by Brenda Wright-Something Different

 

MACHINE SEWN ARTICLES

(All in clear plastic bags)

Section 009

Premiums – $4.75 | $3.25 | $3.00

  • M629   Jacket
  • M630   Applique, any other article
  • M631   Any other machine sewn article

Premium – $10.00

  • M637   Sweepstakes
  • Additional $25 prize to Sweepstakes winner – Donated by Dimond Bros. Insurance

POTPOURRI

Section 010

One item only no pairs except where indicated

Premiums – $4.75 | $3.25 | $3.00

  • M638   Handmade Purse
  • M639   Textile Painted or Stenciled Article
  • M640   Woven Article
  • M641    Rug
  • M642   Any other not listed

Premium – $10.00

  • M649   Sweepstakes
  • Additional $25 prize to Sweepstakes winner – Donated by Dimond Bros. Insurance

ANTIQUES AND COLLECTIONS

Section 011

All items must be older than 50 years

Premiums – $4.75 | $3.25 | $3.00

  • M650   Antique Paper Item
  • M651   Antique Kitchen Item
  • M652   Antique Baby Item
  • M653   Antique Celebrity Memorabilia
  • M654   Antique Photograph
  • M655   Antique Toy
  • M656   Antique China (1 piece)
  • M657   Antique Glassware (1 piece)
  • M658   Antique Tool (1 piece)
  • M659   Small Antique personal item ( shoe, gloves, eyeglasses, etc.)
  • M660   Salt & Pepper shakers (1 set)
  • M661   Miniature Article (3″ or under)
  • M662   Edgar Co. Fair Souvenir (3-5 items)
  • M663   Bell 10″ or under (2-5 items)
  • M664   Political or Advertising Buttons
  • M665   Music Box (3 items max.)
  • M666   Any other not listed

Premium – $10.00

  • M675   Sweepstakes
  • Additional $25 prize to Sweepstakes winner – Donated by Terry Elston State Farm Insurance

HANDICRAFTS

Section 012

Premiums – $4.75 | $3.25 | $3.00

  • M676   Ceramics, painted, 1 piece or set
  • M677   Hand Made Pottery 1 piece or set
  • M678   Handmade Jewelry, 3 articles max.
  • M679   Leather Craft
  • M680   Metal Craft
  • M681   Wood Working
  • M682   Wood Carving
  • M683   Wall Hanging fabric
  • M684   Woven Basket
  • M685   Christmas Stocking
  • M686   Any Holiday Decoration
  • M687   Any other not listed

Premium – $10.00

  • M693   Sweepstakes
  • Additional $25 prize to Sweepstakes winner – Donated by Gopher Excavating & Pools

EXHIBITOR OVER 65

ENTRY FEE $1.00

Section 013

Limited to Edgar County Residents. All entries made by Exhibitor

Premiums – $4.75 | $3.25 | $3.00

  • M694   Hand Crafted Item
  • M695   Favorite Memento w/explanation
  • M696   Machine Quilt (any size)
  • M697   Photography (any subject)

Premium – $10.00

  • M705   Sweepstakes
  • Additional $25 prize to Sweepstakes winner – Donated by Terry Elston State Farm Insurance

 

COLLECTIONS – NO ANTIQUES

Section 014

Premiums – $4.75 | $3.25 | $3.00

  • M710   Cookie Cutters (3-6 items)
  • M711    Salt & Pepper Shakers (3-6 sets)
  • M712   Coffee Mugs/Cups (3-6 items)
  • M713   Steins (3-6 items max. height 12″)
  • M714   Collector Spoons (max. 8 items)
  • M715   Matchbooks (max. 8 items)
  • M716   Perfume Bottles (3-6 items)
  • M717   Any other not listed

Premium – $10.00

  • M705   Sweepstakes

Additional $25 prize to Sweepstakes winner – Donated by Soleil Body Salon & Gift Boutique


CREATIVE TABLE SETTING COMPETITION

Section 015

Must be a table setting for 1 person.  Dinnerware, Flatware, Glassware, Napkins & Accessories (including Centerpiece).  Needs to match the menu that entrant provides for the competition.  Space provided will be 24″ by 30″.  Will be judged on Presentation – Creativity and Artistry, Relevance to your theme and Accuracy of set-up.

Premiums – $4.75 | $3.25 | $3.00

  • M719   Any Holiday Theme
  • M720   Down On The Farm ThemePremium – $10.00
    • M725   Sweepstakes

    Additional $25 prize to Sweepstakes winner – Donated by Terry Elston State Farm Insurance



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