Dept M – Textiles & Fine Arts

Dept. M –  Textiles & Fine Arts – 2019

Amount Offered $1299.00

Bea Perisho-Brennan Superintendent

(217) 497-0997

Judi Craig – Assistant Superintendent

Fair Office open for entries July 17, 18 and 19 from 4 to 8 p.m.

  • Entry fee $2.00
  • Entries close Friday, July 19, 2019 at 8:00 p.m.
  • Entries may be placed in Art Hall Saturday, July 20, 2019  9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. and on Sunday, July 21, 2019, 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 21, 2019
  • Entries must be removed between the hours of 4:00 and 6:00 p.m. Friday, July 26, 2019.

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 21, 2019 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

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

Premium – $25.00

  • M563   Sweepstakes
  • Additional $25 prize to Sweepstakes winner – Donated by Feutz Construction

PHOTOGRAPHY – AMATEUR ONLY

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 2018
  • M565   That’s a Winner – Sports Themed photo
  • M566   Water Scapes -anything w/water
  • M567   Agricultural-Barns, Hay Bales,etc.
  • M568   Love the USA – Patriotic photo
  • M569   Holiday-any holiday photo
  • M570   Tourist Attractions
  • M571    Put on a Happy Face -Anything that makes you smile

Premium – $25.00

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

PHOTOGRAPHY – PROFESSIONAL ONLY

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 2018
  • M577   Candid Street Photo
  • 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 – Sunrise or Sunset
  • M583   Photo of an Insect

Premium – $25.00

  • M587   Picture Sweepstakes
  • Additional $25 prize to Sweepstakes winner – Donated by Lucas Knight – Knight Insurance

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

 

  • Premium – $25.00
  • M597   Sweepstakes
  • Additional $25 prize to Sweepstakes winner – Donated by Soleil Body Salon

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   Any other not listed

 

  • Premium – $25.00
  • M609   Sweepstakes
  • Additional $25 prize to Sweepstakes winner – Donated by Lucas Knight – Knight Insurance

KNITTING & LOOMED

Section 006

Premiums – $4.75 | $3.25 | $3.00

  • M610   Hat, Scarf, Mittens, Gloves or Slippers (any)
  • M611   Loomed Hat/Headband
  • M612   Other Knitted Article

 

Premium – $25.00

  • M616   Sweepstakes
  • Additional $25 prize to Sweepstakes winner – Donated by Brenda Wright

QUILTS

Section 008

Premiums – $4.75 | $3.25 | $3.00

  • M622   Hand Quilted any style
  • M623   Machine Quilted any style
  • M624   Baby Quilt
  • M625   Any other not listed

Premium – $25.00

  • M628   Sweepstakes
  • Additional $25 prize to Sweepstakes winner – Donated by Terry Elston – State Farm Insurance

 

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 – $25.00

  • M637   Sweepstakes
  • Additional $25 prize to Sweepstakes winner – Donated by Lucas Knight – Knight Insurance

ANTIQUES 

Section 011

All items must be 1950 and earlier

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 – $25.00

  • M675   Sweepstakes
  • Additional $25 prize to Sweepstakes winner – Donated by First Neighbor Bank

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   Handmade Purse
  • M680   Metal Craft
  • M681   Wood Working
  • M682   Wood Carving
  • M683   Woven Article
  • M684   Wrapped Gift Box (any occasion 8″x 11″ x 10″)
  • M685   Christmas Stocking
  • M686   Any Holiday Decoration
  • M687   Any craft not listed

Premium – $25.00

  • M693   Sweepstakes
  • Additional $25 prize to Sweepstakes winner – Donated by Lucas Knight – Knight Insurance

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   Any Hand Crafted Item
  • M695   Favorite Memento w/explanation
  • M696   Machine Quilt (any size)

Premium – $25.00

  • M705   Sweepstakes
  • Additional $25 prize to Sweepstakes winner – Donated by Farm Credit Illinois

 

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 – $25.00

  • M718   Sweepstakes

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


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 Theme
  • M721    “That’s a Winner” Any Sports Theme

 

  • Premium – $25.00
    • M725   Sweepstakes

    Additional $25 prize to Sweepstakes winner – Donated by Farm Credit Illinois


  • SUPER SWEEPSTAKES – SELECTED FROM ALL SWEEPSTAKES IN DEPT. M

Premium – $25.00

M726 Super Sweepstakes

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



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