Follwing are the categories various Arts and Crafts projects can be submitted under:
ARTS & CRAFTS PROGRAM
January 21, 2010
All GFWC-FL members are eligible to enter in the competition; however, all entries must have been completed within the 2010 calendar year. Only one item of any art or craft may be entered in each category. First place winners from our club may be submitted to the District Arts Competition and first place District will go to the GFWC-FL state competition in the spring.
Divisions & Categories
1 Ceramics/Pottery-hand built/wheel thrown or from a mold
2 Mosaics-hand built and medium
3 Stained Glass-Actual stained glass
4 Jewelry – including jewelry made with beads
5 Beadwork- other than jewelry
6 Tole painting – wood, clay, or any porous material
7 Painting-non-porous – china, glass, metal, or any non-porous material
8 Scrapbooking – Memory books, quilling, paper mache, 3/D, stamping, etc.
9 Natural materials – shells, sand, pine cones, gem stones, leaves, palms, etc.
10 Recycle materials – bottles, cans, boxes, bags, etc.
11 Floral – silk, dried/pressed flowers, etc. No live material.
12 Knitting-Clothing – all ages
13 Knitting-Afghans, etc.
14 Crochet- Clothing – all ages
15 Crochet- Afghans, etc.
16 Hand Embroidery – threaded needle, crewel, ribbon.
17 Machine embroidery
19 Cross stitch – counted or stamped
20 Fabric craft – painted, felted, stuffed (other than dolls), appliqué (other than quilts), quilted other than bed-size
21 Decoupage and Collage
22 Hand Quilting - bed-size – crib-king
23 Machine quilting – bed-size – crib-king
24 Family Sewing - all ages
25 Special Event Clothing - all ages
26 Heirloom sewing – tatting, cutwork, pulled-thread handwork, pin-tucks, lace making, lace-shaping, smocking, etc.
27 Doll Making - China
28 Doll Making - Cloth
29 Doll Clothes – displayed on doll
30 Miniatures- anything on a small scale except paintings, cards
31 Holiday Tree Ornaments – all occasions
32 Group Entry - any craft done by 3 or more club members
33 Combination - all needlework – quilting, cross stitch, embroidery, etc. - blending of two or more crafts - must attach card listing categories used.
34 Open Category - Item that does not qualify for any other category
35 Forgotten Crafts – candle wicking, weaving, macramé, wood carving, etc.
Painting 70 Oil
Drawing 74 Drawing
Mixed Media 75 One entry using a combination of any two or more of the above mediums
Miniatures 80 Any medium of the first four categories
China 81 China Painting
Size requirements for the above categories: Maximum 33” and minimum 12” either length or width, including frame. All works must be framed and wired for hanging.
Size requirements for miniatures: Not larger than 4” x 6”. May or may not be framed. You may bring small easels/stands for miniatures only, making certain to mark them with your name, your club and district number.
91 Natural History – Flowers, animals, insects, birds, trees, etc.
92 Scenic – Vistas, landscapes, seascapes, snow scenes, bridges, parks, mountains, farmland, etc.
93 Feature – Human interest pictures including people, events, etc.
Size requirements, including matting, are at least 10” x 12” but no larger than 14” x 16”, with no frames or glass and matting may be in any color the photographer believes will best highlight their photo. Make certain the following information is on the back of each photo: Category, name, club, district, title and an arrow showing which direction is up.