September 6-16 2018
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2017 CREATIVE ARTS DEPARTMENT

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Supervisor:
Sparkie Dibble


Entries Received: Aug 31 (10 am-5 pm), Sept 1 (10 am-7 pm) & Sept 2 (10 am-5 pm)

 Entry Charge (per entry): cash or check only
  Professional CA1 $4.00
  Advanced CA2 $3.00
  Amateur CA3 $2.50
  Senior Citizen CA4 $2.00
  Junior CA5 $2.00
  Disabled * CA6 $2.00
  Special Group CA7 no charge
* Disability must be declared and relevant to the entry.


Judging Date: September 5

Entries Released: September 18 (10 am-7 pm) & September 19 (10 am-2 pm)

Exhibitors must read and abide by Living Arts General Rules.

ENTRIES
1. An entry fee will be charged in all divisions except Special Groups. A fee will also be charged for "display only" entries.
2. Entry Limit - Limit two (2) entries per exhibitor per lot number, however, exhibitors may not receive more than one ribbon or prize money per lot. If an exhibit consists of a set, it will be considered one exhibit.
3. Commercial and professional exhibitors will be allowed to enter in all classes.
4. Crafts exhibits made from kits will not be accepted without significant modification. The exhibitor must state on the entry form if the exhibit is from a kit and what portion is made from said kit. Models made from kits will be accepted in the JUNIOR and DISABLED DIVISIONS ONLY.
5. The Fair will not be responsible for exhibits left after September 19th.
6. Large exhibit items will be accepted only if there is sufficient exhibit space. Prior arrangement must be made with the Department Supervisor.
7. Every article which is to be hung must be securely mounted and ready to be hung with wire or hanger attached.
8. Articles entered for competition MUST BE THE COMPLETE WORK OF THE EXHIBITOR AND NOT PREVIOUSLY ENTERED IN THE UTAH STATE FAIR.
9. All items must be clean & in like new condition. Soiled items will be disqualified.
10. Any exhibit which would qualify for entry in any other Department will not be accepted in the Creative Arts Dept. Any item entered which would be competently judged in another Department will be transferred to that Department and appropriate entry fee must be paid prior to judging. If that exhibitor submitted a similar entry already in that Department, their second entry may be refused or disqualified and entry fees will not be refunded.
11. No written works - poetry, journals, stories, music, etc. - will be accepted in the Creative Arts Department.
12. The Miscellaneous lot in Classes can only be used for an entry which does not, cannot, or will not fit in any other lot in that or any other Class or in any other Department.

JUDGING
1. The judge is instructed not to award premiums unless the articles are deemed worthy of merit. If no competition exists and an article is not worthy of first premium, the judge may award second or third premium according to his judgment.
2. All articles entered in any of the miscellaneous lots will be judged against each other and only one first place, one second place, and one third place will be given, if deemed worthy by the judge.
3. Judges will make sure not to award ties in any lot.
4. All judging will be done by the American System.
5. The right is reserved to reject any entry deemed unsuitable for exhibition, or infringes on copyright.
6. All articles will be subject to approval before entry by the department supervisor.
7. Any modification of entry rules due to unusual circumstances will be approved only by the Board of Directors.

GENERAL
1. The management will use the utmost care to secure the safety of articles after their arrival and placement.
2. It is NOT necessary for exhibitors to have entered in a county fair before entering into the State Fair.
3. Supervisors and department workers will be allowed to enter exhibits for display only. Judges may enter only in areas where they are not judging.
4. The right is reserved to reject any entry deemed unsuitable for exhibition, or infringes on copyrights.
5. All articles will be subject to approval before entry by the department supervisor.

PREMIUMS
An exhibitor cannot receive more than one award in any lot. The following awards will be made in each division.

DEPARTMENT lst 2nd 3rd 4th 5th
CA1 Professional $10 $7 $4 Ribbon Ribbon
CA2 Advanced $8 $5 $3 Ribbon Ribbon
CA3 Amateur $3 $2 $1 Ribbon Ribbon
CA4 Sr. Citizens, Amateur (age 62 & over) $3 $2 $1 Ribbon Ribbon
CA5 Juniors (age 14 & under) $3 $2 $1 Ribbon Ribbon
CA6 Disabled - Disability must be declared and relevant to entry. $3 $2 $1 Ribbon Ribbon
CA7 Special Group Display (For groups such as Primary Children's Medical Center, Shriner's Children's Hospital, Veteran's Hospital, Senior Centers, Care Facilities, Group Homes and other similar groups) $15 & ribbons will be awarded to each group


Best In Show Awards - Best in Show winners must forfeit the 1st place prize money on their Best in Show entry.

One award offered in each class - except three awards offered in scrapbooks (one in FA, one in FB, and one in FC) and two in miscellaneous classes for the following divisions:
  Professional - $25 & a special award
  Advanced - $20 & a special award
  Amateur - $15 & a special award
  Sr Citizens, Amateur - $10 & a special award
   
Judges may select up to ten awards in the Junior division and one in the Disabled division (all classes competing) :
  Junior - $10 & a special award
  Disabled - $10 & a special award


SPECIAL AWARDS
1. GRAND PRIZE AWARD - $60, Rosette & a Special Award
Awarded to the best exhibit in entire show selected from the various Best In Show awards. Selection to be made by the judges and the department supervisor. This award will be in addition to the Best In Show award.
2. PEOPLE'S CHOICE - $25, Rosette & a Special Award
Voting will take place September 7th through the 12th and the award will be placed on September 13th.
3. THEME AWARD - Rosette & a Special Award
4. SUPERVISOR'S CHOICE - Rosette & a Special Award


Class A - Leatherwork
(Colored articles accepted. Items must not have been worn. Specify if hand or laser work.)

Lot No.
1. Carrying cases-albums, book covers, notebooks, brief cases, portfolios, writing cases, saddle bags
2. Money, carriers-billfolds, wallets, coin purses, key cases, jiffy purses, glass cases, check books, pipeholders, etc.
3. Handbags-all sizes (shoe bag & bowling bag included)
4. Clothing (not including accessories)
5. Clothing Accessories (such as belts, shoes, etc.)
6. Home Decorator items (other than pictures)-clocks, waste baskets, magazine racks, planters, napkin holders, plaques, coat of arms, miniatures included
7. Leather accessories (knife, sheath, slings, holsters, bridles, etc.)
8. Saddles (large and small) - must bring own saddle tree to display on
9. Pictures - colored (framed and suitable for hanging) oversize pictures may be entered if space allows.
10. Pictures - stamped or tooled
11. Novelty items
12. Indian Folklore (includes dream catchers & mandelas)
13. Beaded leatherwork, money, etc. carriers-billfolds, wallets, coin purses, key cases, jiffy purses, glass cases, check books, pipeholders, etc.
14. Beaded leatherwork, handbags-all sizes (shoe bag & bowling bag included)
15. Beaded leatherwork, clothing (not including accessories)
16. Beaded leatherwork, clothing accessories (such as belts, shoes, etc.)
17. Beaded leatherwork, Home Decorator items (other than pictures)-clocks, waste baskets, magazine racks, planters, napkin holders, plaques, coat of arms, miniatures included
18. Beaded leatherwork, miscellaneous
19. Replicas
20. Laser Produced
21. Burned design, original
22. Burned design, pattern
23. Embossed
24. Quilling
25. Underleather
26. Drums
27. Fair Theme - "Beyond Ordinary"
28. Miscellaneous Leather (not listed in above lots)

7045 S State #4, Midvale, UT 84047-1548
801-567-1115
Gift certificates awarded in Leather and Miscellaneous Classes

 

Class B - Woodwork
(Specify if from pattern or original work; complete wood kits without modifications will not be accepted.)

Lot No.
1. Case goods, bedroom furniture (includes cedar chests, nightstands, beds, cradles, etc.)
2. Case goods, floor furniture (includes grandfather clocks, gun cabinets, etc.)
3. Case goods, table accessories (includes jewelry boxes, etc.)
4. Case goods, other
5. Other furniture, not case goods (includes tables, chairs, etc.)
6. Turned items - bowls, up to 10" diameter
7. Turned items - bowls, over 10" diameter
8. Turned items - platters or plates
9. Turned items - vases, up to 10" height
10. Turned items - vases, over 10" up to 2' height
11. Turned items - vases, over 2' height
12. Turned items - lidded boxes
13. Turned items - hollow forms
14. Turned items - solid forms (includes candlestick holders, baseball bats, spindles, etc)
15. Turned items - decorative holiday items (includes nutcrackers)
16. Turned items - game pieces
17. Turned items - toys
18. Turned items - home decorator items (includes clocks, planters, etc.)
19. Turned items - office items (includes pens, pencils, desk accessories, etc.)
20. Turned items - jewelry
21. Turned items - natural edge
22. Turned items - miscellaneous
23. Decorative saw cut, original - wall accessories
24. Decorative saw cut, pattern - wall accessories
25. Decorative saw cut, original - table accessories
26. Decorative saw cut, pattern - table accessories
27. Decorative saw cut, original - game pieces
28. Decorative saw cut, pattern - game pieces
29. Decorative saw cut, original - clocks, etc
30. Decorative saw cut, pattern - clocks, etc
31. Decorative saw cut, original - lamps, vases, etc
32. Decorative saw cut, pattern - lamps, vases, etc
33. Decorative saw cut, original - home decorator items
34. Decorative saw cut, pattern - home decorator items
35. Decorative saw cut, original - desk accessories
36. Decorative saw cut, pattern - desk accessories
37. Decorative saw cut, original - other, not in above lots
38. Decorative saw cut, pattern - other, not in above lots
39. Decorative saw cut, segmentation (including puzzles)
40. Decorative saw cut, 3-D objects
41. Portraits, pattern
42. Portraits, original
43. Mechanical action devices and toys (including whirligigs)
44. Accessories (not using turnings or decorative saw cuts) - clocks, lamps, artistic pieces, driftwood, planters, etc.
45. Wood burned - original design
46. Wood burned - pattern design
47. Laser cut - original design
48. Laser cut - pattern design
49. Intarsia, original - 16" x 20" or under (includes pictures)
50. Intarsia, pattern - 16" x 20" or under (includes pictures)
51. Intarsia, original - over 16" x 20" (includes pictures)
52. Intarsia, pattern - over 16" x 20" (includes pictures)
53. Inlay/Marquetry (includes chess tables, etc.) - original
54. Inlay/Marquetry (includes chess tables, etc.) - pattern
55. Miniature vehicles - trucks, cars, wagons, etc.
56. Miniature furniture - (to be judged on wood working only - all other entries should go in miniatures)
57. Musical instruments
58. Replicas of old, antique and/or collectable items
59. Barrels, buckets, etc
60. Rocking horses
61. Mirrors
62. Outdoor Accessories (includes chairs, fishing, hunting, camping and picnic items)
63. Toys (not listed in above lots)
64. Chess Sets
65. Native American Influence (such as flutes, peace pipes, etc)
66. Fair theme - "Beyond Ordinary"
67. Miscellaneous (items not listed in above lots)


Class C - Wood Carving, Original
(Completely hand-carved wood items including all whittled items - no kits)

Lot No.
1. Animals
2. Birds
3. Fish
4. Characters
5. Plants
6. Knives
7. Busts
8. Figures
9. Rifle Carving
10. Vehicles - cars, trucks, etc.
11. Furniture
12. Miniature Furniture (to be judged on wood carving only - all others to be entered in miniatures)
13. Christmas Items
14. Holiday (other than Christmas)
15. Walking stick, animals (no sets accepted)
16. Walking stick, birds (no sets accepted)
17. Walking stick, characters such as indians, medieval, etc. (no sets accepted)
18. Walking stick, miscellaneous (no sets accepted)
19. Free form wood containers (bowls, trays, etc.)
20. Chip carving
21. Relief carving
22. Sculpture
23. Nutcrackers
24. Bark Carving
25. Fair Theme - "Beyond Ordinary"
26. Miscellaneous (items not listed in above lots)


Class D - Models, Original

Lot No.
1. Models made by hand (no kit parts)
2. Models made by hand where some parts have been taken from kits. (Indicate which parts come from kits). Items must be obviously changed from kit to create original display.
3. Working Models - to include working carnival rides made from wood
4. Replicas
5. Doll Houses (large, multi-roomed with furniture)
6. Doll Houses (large, without furniture)
7. Dioramas
8. Plastic Building Block creations (includes Legos, Megablocks, etc) - ACCEPTED IN JUNIOR DIVISION ONLY. Creation must be mounted on a stable base (preferably wooden) to allow staff to move for judging and display. Fair staff will not be held responsible for the separation of blocks from the creation.
9. Miniatures, complete structure, unfurnished - kit
10. Miniatures, complete structure, unfurnished - scratch built
11. Miniatures, room box
12. Miniatures, vignette or dome
13. Miniatures, landscape/outdoor scene
14. Miniatures, furniture - single piece, no accessories
15. Miniatures, furniture - single piece, accessorized
16. Miniatures, doll house
17. Miniatures, Fair Theme - "Get the Blues!"
18. Miniatures, miscellaneous (not listed above)
19. Ships - 12" or over
20. Ships - under 12" in length
21. Ships in a bottle
22. Vehicles
23. Aircraft
24. Spacecrafts
25. Trains
26. Bird Houses
27. Fair Theme - "Beyond Ordinary"
28. Miscellaneous (not listed in above lots)

 

Class E - Metal Work
(If from a kit, please specify - kit must be altered 75%)

Lot No.
1. Metals in silver, brass, pewter, enamel on metal, etc (bowls, boxes, etc)
2. Ornamental Iron (furniture, etc.)
3. Machine Lathe Work, etc.
4. Foil Work
5. Welded Items, under 18"
6. Welded Items, 18" and over
7. Models
8. Flatware
9. Wire Sculpture
10. Knives, metal with metal handle
11. Knives, metal/stone handle
12. Knives, metal/other (includes wood, acrylic, scrimshaw handles, etc)
13. Sheet Metal
14. Etchwork
15. Sculpture
16. Animals
17. Plants
18. Wall Hangings
19. Completely made and forged by hand (no machine work)
20. Forged
21. Ax & Hatchets
22. Fair Theme - "Beyond Ordinary"
23. Miscellaneous (not listed in above lots)

 

Class F - Scrapbooking

1. Exhibitors are limited to entering two (2) layouts in each lot (not previously entered at the Utah State Fair). A layout consists of either one or two 8 1/2" x 11" or 12" x 12" flat or shadow box scrapbook pages. (Shadow box scrapbook pages must be able to fit in a scrapbook binder.) To be considered a scrapbook entry, photo and journaling must be included, as part of the entry.

2. Name, address and phone number of exhibitor must be written on the back of each page.

3. Each flat page must be submitted in its entirety within a plastic sheet protector. Do not have any flaps or windows protruding. Be advised - due to the method used to display entries, sheet protectors may not be reusable. Dimensional scrapbook pages must also be completely enclosed.

4. Entries should not exceed 1/4" thickness.

FA - Scrapbook Pages

Lot No.
1. Anniversary
2. Automobiles
3. Baby
4. Birthday
5. Boating
6. Camping
7. Children
8. Christmas
9 Clubs (including 4-H, Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts)
10. Dating
11. Easter
12. Fair Pictures
13. Fair Theme - "Beyond Ordinary"
14. Family, Activities
15. Family, Portraits
16. First
17. Flowers
18. Food
19. Friends
20. Genealogy
21. Graduation
22. Halloween
23. Holiday, Other
24. Newspaper
25. Page Design - Stamping Only
26. Page Layout from Pre-Assembled Page Kit
27. Patriotic
28. Pets
29. Religion
30. School
31. Seasons
32. Social Events
33. Sports, Summer
34. Sports, Winter
35. Talents
36. Vacation
37. Valentines
38. Vintage
39. Water
40. Wedding
41. Zoo
42.Miscellaneous layout (does not fit in above lots)

 

FB - Computer Scrapbook Pages

Class FB is for pages generated on the computer. All items including the photos must be computer generated. All lot numbers in Class FA apply for this area but do not compete with Class FA lots.

 

FC - Scrapbooks

Class FC is for all scrapbooks, both mini and full sized. Books will be judged as a complete and total scrapbook and will be displayed with one page showing or with just the cover of the scrapbook showing depending on space and ability to protect the album. Albums will not be handled by the general public. Specialty shape chipboard books will also be entered and judged in Class FC and will be displayed according to space available and ability to protect the entire book.

Lot No.
1. Full sized Scrapbooks
2. Mini Scrapbooks
3. Specialty Shaped Chipboard Books

FD - Digital Scrapbooks

1. Full size digital scrapbook
2. Mini digital scrapbook

 

Class G - Beadwork
(Not jewelry - 75% of item must be beadwork)

Lot No.
1. Apparel (dresses, etc)
2. Accessories (purses, hair ornament, etc.)
3. Belts
4. Nature (to include flowers, etc.)
5. Models/Replicas
6. Animals
7. Characters
8. Wedding
9. Pictures
10. Christmas
11. Halloween
12. Other Holiday
13. Seasonal
14. Home Decor Items
15. Native American Influence (peace pipes, flutes, etc)
16. Fair Theme - "Beyond Ordinary"
17. Miscellaneous (not listed in above lots)

 

Class H - Dolls
(Judged on American system)

All dolls should have been made within the last 2 years. Exceptions need approval of the doll supervisor. Doll must be placed securely on proper stands or props - tied in! Children's clothes are not appropriate for dolls. All add-ons or accessories should be attached securely or points will be deducted. See the Home Arts Department for handmade dolls and toys of yarn or fabric, doll costumes made of fabric, knit, or crochet, and doll pillows.

Lot No.
PORCELAIN
1. Modern Adult
2. Modern Child
3. Baby
4. Toddler
5. Teen
6. Bride
7. Shirley Temple
8. Christmas
9. Clowns
10. Oriental
11. Elderly
12. Character
13. Original Design
14. Period - Adult
15. Period - Child
16. Pairs
17. Black
18. Indian Adult
19. Indian Child
20. Indian Baby
21. Indian Elderly
22. Indian Warrior

MINIATURE
23. International Miniature - 10" or under - Modern Adult
24. International Miniature - 10" or under - Modern Child
25. International Miniature - 10" or under - Baby
26. International Miniature - 10" or under - Toddler
27. International Miniature - 10" or under - Teen
28. International Miniature - 10" or under - Bride
29. International Miniature - 10" or under - Shirley Temple
30. International Miniature - 10" or under - Christmas
31. International Miniature - 10" or under - Clown
32. International Miniature - 10" or under - Oriental
33. International Miniature - 10" or under - Elderly
34. International Miniature - 10" or under - Character
35. International Miniature - 10" or under - Original Design
36. International Miniature - 10" or under - Period
37. International Miniature - 10" or under - Pairs
38. International Miniature - 10" or under - Black

AUTHENTIC REPRODUCTION
39. Authentic Reproductions - French - over 10"
40. Authentic Reproductions - German - over 10"
41. Authentic Reproductions - Miscellaneous (not listed above)

ORIGINAL
42. Original, Character Doll - any antique or modern mold used to depict a specific character. Must have a 3x5 card explaining the artist's concept.
43. Original, Handmade - Any handmade doll form in any medium such as wood, clay, cloth, etc. All painting, clothing design, clothes, and assembly must be done by original artist.
44. Fair Theme - "Beyond Ordinary"
45. Miscellaneous (not listed above)

 

Class J - Jewelry
It is recommended that all jewelry be mounted on a fabric display board. All small jewelry entries MUST be firmly attached to a fabric display board. Contact supervisor if more information is required.

Lot No.
1. Beaded Bracelets 6mm & larger
2. Beaded Bracelets 5mm & smaller
3. Beaded Brooches/Bolos
4. Beaded Earrings (attached securely to a card or similar item)
5. Beaded Pendants - (Pendant must be center of focus)
6. Beaded Necklaces 6mm & larger
7. Beaded Necklaces 5mm & smaller
8. Beaded Jewelry Sets, 6mm & larger, at least 2 pieces (pair of earrings is counted as one piece)
9. Beaded Jewelry Sets, 5mm & smaller, at least 2 pieces (a pair of earrings is counted as one piece)
10. Beaded Amulet pouches - (anything with a "pouch")
11. Native American Influence
12. Beaded Jewelry which includes cabochon(s)/locket that opens as a part of the piece
13. Beaded Loom work where looming is the focal point or at least 60% of the piece
14. Beaded Jewelry that includes handmade glass bead(s), as part of the piece
15. Beaded Rings/Watches - This includes anything with a time piece
16. Beaded Miscellaneous - (anything not listed in above lots)
17. Metal Bracelet/Watches
18. Metal Brooches/Bolos
19. Metal Earrings (attach securely to a card or similar item)
20. Metal Pendants (pendant should be the center of focus of the piece)
21. Metal Necklaces
22. Metal Jewelry sets, at least 2 pieces (a pair of earrings counts as one piece)
23. Metal Belt/Belt Buckles
24. Metal Rings
25. Items made with PMC (Precious Metal Clay)
26. Metal Miscellaneous - (anything not listed in above lots)
(Lots 27-35 are for Mixed Media intended for wear and fabricated from materials other than those listed in lots 1-26. Such as pottery, bone, paper, acrylic, fiber, wood, polymer clay, etc)
27. Mixed Media Bracelets
28. Mixed Media Brooches/Bolos
29. Mixed Media Earrings (attach securely to a card)
30. Mixed Media Pendants, pendant must be center of focus of piece
31. Mixed Media Necklaces
32. Mixed Media Jewelry sets, at least 2 pieces (a pair of earrings is counted as one piece)
33. Mixed Media Amulet Pouches (anything with a pouch)
34. Mixed Media Watches/Rings
35. Mixed Media Miscellaneous (not listed in the above lots)
36. Pearl Necklaces
37. Pearl Bracelets
38. Pearl Brooches
39. Pearl Jewelry sets, at least 2 pieces (a pair of earrings is counted as one piece)
40. Wire Wrapping
41. Precious Stones, includes bracelets, necklaces, etc.
42. Fair Theme - "Beyond Ordinary"

 

Class K - Decorative Painting
No canvas painting. If item qualifies for Fine Arts Department, it will not be accepted in Creative Arts. Must define decorative part of painting.

Lot No.
1. Oil - By Patterns
2. Oil - Original Design
3. Acrylics - By Patterns
4. Acrylics - Original Design
5. Lacquer, Original
6. Lacquer, By Pattern
7. American Folk Art
8. European Folk Art - including Rosemalling
9. Seasonal (not Holiday)
10. Christmas
11. Halloween
12. Easter
13. Eggcraft, Painting
14. Other Holiday
15. Nutcrackers
16. Birdhouses
17. Signs/Plaques
18. Stone Surfaces
19. Fabric Surfaces - includes batik
20. Stenciling, original
21. Stenciling, pattern
22. Saws, Circular
23. Saws, Two Man
24. Saws, Standard Hand
25. Gourds
26. Wearable Art
27. Graphics
28. Water Coloring
29. Fish
30. Fair Theme - "Beyond Ordinary"
31. Miscellaneous (not listed in above lots)

 

Class L - Wreaths
(Basic portion of wreath is made from one of the following:)

Lot No.
1. Pine Cone
2. Dried Flowers
3. Dried Grasses
4. Eucalyptus
5. Grapevine
6. Herbs
7. Cornhusk
8. Wreath with a theme
9. Seasonal (not Holiday)
10. Christmas
11. Halloween
12. Easter
13. Other Holiday
14. Silk or Artificial Flowers
15. Silk Swags or Sprays
16. Dried Flower Swags or Sprays
17. Feathers
18. Fabric (not sewn)
19. Fair Theme - "Beyond Ordinary"
20. Miscellaneous - (not listed in above lots)

 

Class M - Flowers

Lot No.
1. Dried Flower Arrangements
2. Pressed Florals
3. Pressed Herbs
4. Artificial Flower Arrangement - other than silk (if handmade please note)
5. Artificial Flower Arrangement - silk (if handmade please note)
6. Artificial Flower - feathers
7. Christmas
8. Halloween
9. Easter
10. Other Holiday
11. Seasonal (not Holiday)
12. Wedding
13. Arrangements with a Theme
14. Birdhouses
15. Plant Arrangements (greenery only)
16. Fair Theme - "Beyond Ordinary"
17. Miscellaneous (not listed in above lots)

 

Class N - Plastic Crafts/Textiles

Lot No.
1. Plastic Canvas - Home Decorator
2. Plastic Canvas - Christmas Items
3. Plastic Canvas - Halloween Items
4. Plastic Canvas - Easter Items
5. Plastic Canvas - Other Holiday
6. Plastic Canvas - Toys
7. Plastic Canvas - Pictures and Wall Hangings
8. Plastic Canvas - Doll Furniture
9. Plastic Canvas - Doll House (with furniture)
10. Plastic Canvas - Clocks
11. Plastic Canvas - Purses, Bags
12. Plastic Canvas - Placemats
13. Plastic Canvas - Village setting of multiple pieces with accessories. (Call supervisor for approval of sets over two feet in length or width.)
14. Plastic Canvas - Individual Building
15. Plastic Canvas - Micro Count
16. Plastic Canvas - Wedding
17. Plastic Canvas - Pictures
18. Plastic Canvas - Vehicles
19. Plastic Canvas - Favors
20. Plastic Canvas - Seasonal
21. Plastic Canvas - Signs/Plaques
22. Plastic Canvas - Tissue Covers
23. Plastic Canvas - Fair Theme - "Beyond Ordinary"
24. Plastic Canvas - Miscellaneous (not listed in above lots)
25. Textiles - Latch Hook, original design
26. Textiles - Latch Hook, by pattern
27. Textiles - Latch Hook, rugs
28. Textiles - Latch Hook, miscellaneous
29. Tied Quilt - Only tied quilts with ties less than 8" apart will be accepted.
30. Miscellaneous

Class O - Glass Work
Any piece to be hung must be securely wired. We are not responsible for any piece that falls and breaks due to inadequate wiring for hanging.

Lot No.
1. Beveled Glass
2. Bubble Glass
3. Cast Glass
4. Decal on Glass
5. Draped
6. Sagged or open-hole mold
7. Stretched
8. Glass with non-fired paint
9. Glass with fired paint
10. Laminated
11. Glass with glass frit, natural
12. Glass with glass frit, abstract
13. Specialty Glass
14. Mosaic (any grouted piece must be 75% mosaic), flat
15. Mosaic (any grouted piece must be 75% mosaic), 3-D
16. Blown Glass, spheres (such as bowls, ornaments, etc)
17. Blown Glass, sculpture
18. Fused Glass, natural
19. Fused Glass, abstract
20. Etched Glass, carved
21. Etched Glass, chemical
22. Etched Glass, sandblasted
23. Etched Glass, tool
24. Hanging Glass (such as sun catchers, wind chimes), under 12 inches
25. Hanging Glass (such as sun catchers, wind chimes), 12 inches and over
26. Stained Glass, 3-D
27. Stained Glass, florals
28. Stained Glass, graphic
29. Stained Glass, imitation (accepted ONLY in Junior and Disabled Divisions)
30. Stained Glass, nature
31. Stained Glass, religious
32. Stained Glass, patriotic
33. Stained Glass, Christmas
34. Stained Glass, Halloween
35. Stained Glass, Other Holiday
36. Stained Glass, Spring
37. Stained Glass, Summer
38. Stained Glass, Fall
39. Stained Glass, Winter
40. Stained Glass, Birds
41. Stained Glass, Animals
42. Stained Glass, Mythical
43. Stained Glass, miscellaneous (not listed above)
44. Glass in combination with other materials
45. Glass combination of techniques
46. Fair Theme - "Beyond Ordinary"
47. Miscellaneous (not fitting in any other lot, class or department)

 

Class P - Collections

Must be securely mounted and enclosed in a sturdy display case. No loose items will be accepted.

Lot No.
1. Stamps
2. Pins
3. Patches
4. Geological Samples - mounted and identified
5. Miscellaneous

 

Class Q - Ceramics

Exhibitors must comply with all other Creative Arts Department requirements.
1. Each piece must be the complete work of entrant from greenware stage (excluding porcelain blanks and contemporary bisque) and must never have been entered in a previous Utah State Fair. All entries must be kiln fired at 1000 degrees fahrenheit or more.

2. Each piece must have name and/or initials of person completing piece, and date started etched into greenware. Any exceptions need to be cleared with the ceramic supervisor.

3. Ceramic entry must be completed at least 75% in the technique described in the lot number. Duplication of techniques will not be placed in miscellaneous category.

4. A number will be assigned to each article by the Fair ceramic committee at the time of entry and the entrant will be given the corresponding claim check to reclaim the piece at the end of the show. All entries must remain on exhibition for the entire duration of the show.

5. It is strongly recommended that plates and plaques have suitable stands. Lace figurines must be mounted on suitable bases or boards.

6. Accessories such as lampshades, etc. are encouraged to make more interesting displays and exhibit ceramic item as attractively as possible. Dark material to display mother of pearl items and clear or white glaze are also encouraged.

7. Entries with loose parts must be securely fastened together to withstand handling and examination i.e. lids taped on, etc. However, the judges are permitted to open and examine the piece.

8. Entries which cannot be completely examined by the judges will be disqualified. Weighted chess sets, bookends and tile mosaic pieces secured to a background are the only exceptions to the above. There should be no felt on the bottom of pieces. Pieces permanently attached to bases will be accepted.

9. Reasonable safety and handling precautions will be exercised by Fair personnel, but the Fair assumes no liability for loss or breakage.

10. All exhibitors must be residents of the State of Utah or a student currently enrolled in a Utah educational facility.

11. Seminar pieces will be accepted ONLY if the instructor did not do any work on the piece.

DIVISIONS
CA1 - PROFESSIONAL: Anyone who owns or operates a ceramic studio, sells finished ware, teaches in a licensed shop or is certified by any ceramic product company as a teacher.

CA2 - ADVANCED: Anyone who does not sell ceramics, but has been doing ceramics for a period of 5 years or longer and does not fall by description into the Professional category.

Any person who has received a Best of Show Award at the Utah State Fair in the Amateur Division.

CA3 - AMATEUR: Any adult ceramicist having less than 5 years experience and does not by definition fall into the Professional category.

CA4 - SENIOR CITIZEN: Age 62 and over

CA5 - JUNIOR: Age 14 and under.

CA6 - DISABLED: disability must be relevant to the entry. If disability is not declared, entry will be judged in Amateur Division.

 

GREENWARE ADAPTION
Lot No.
1. Tearing and Ripping
2. Carving
3. Texturing
4. Cut Out
5. Combinations
6. Clay Lifting
7. Hand Built Flowers
8. Slip Sculpture
9. Clay Carve
10. Chemically Textured
11. Incising
12. Applied Decoration
13. Slip Marbling
14. Extruded
15. Miscellaneous

UNDERGLAZE
16. Free Brush Design
17. Sponged Design
18. China Paint Technique with Translucent
19. Air Brushing
20. Sgraffito
21. Antiquing
22. Translucent
23. Polished
24. Detail (Embossed)
25. Raised Detail - stamped/stenciled
26. Opaque
27. Textures
28. Etched
29. Underglaze - Bisque
30. Underglaze - Combination
31. Underglaze - Fair Theme - "Beyond Ordinary"
32. Underglaze - Miscellaneous

GLAZE
33.Transparent or Translucent
34. Matte
35. Crackle
36. Mingled Combinations
37. Art
38. Antiquing
39. Sgraffito
40. Glaze in Design
41. Texture
42. Controlled
43. Majolica
44. Opaque
45. Crystal
46. Airbrush
47. Cascade
48. Patina
49. Glaze Layering
50. Glaze - Banks
51. Glaze - Christmas
52. Glaze - Nativity
53. Glaze - Halloween
54. Glaze - Easter
55. Glaze - Thanksgiving
56. Glaze - Other Holidays
57. Glaze - Figurines
58. Glaze - Animals
59. Glaze - Birds
60. Glaze - Fish
61. Glaze - Birdhouse
62. Glaze - Steins
63. Glaze - Tiles
64. Glaze - Metallic
65. Glaze - Vases
66. Glaze - Fountain
67. Glaze - Indian
68. Glaze - Medieval
69. Glaze - Music Box
70. Glaze - Chess Set
71. Glaze - Novelties
72. Glaze - Lamps
73. Glaze - Utility Item
74. Glaze - Dremel Design
75. Glaze - Patriotic
76. Glaze - Yard, Garden, Planters, Outdoor Specialty Glazes
77. Glaze - Combination
78. Glaze - Religious
79. Glaze - Seasons
80. Glaze - Fair Theme - "Beyond Ordinary"
81. Glaze - Miscellaneous

RAKU CASTWARE
82. Greenware Adaptation
83. Underglaze with glaze
84. Glaze - Gloss
85. Glaze - Matte
86. Glaze - Texture
87. Horse Hair Technique
88. Metallic Finish
89. Chemical Reaction
90. Glaze Combination
91. Utility
92. Reptiles
93. Mammals
94. Birds
95. Medieval/Dragons
96. Figurines
97. Fish
98. Fair Theme - "Beyond Ordinary"
99. Raku - Miscellaneous

STAINS
100. Opaque Stain Only
101. Antiquing with Translucent Stain
102. Translucent, Oil Based (including paint sticks)
103. Translucent, Water Based (including paint sticks)
104. Metallics (unfired)
105. Patina
106. Dry Brush
107. Wet Brush
108. Air Brush
109. Texture (carving)
110. Applied Texture
111. Free Brush - Oil
112. Free Brush - Acrylic
113. Lusters and Pearls
114. Gold Leaf
115. Chalks
116. Sparkle/Glitter
117. Stains, Banks
118. Stains - Christmas
119. Stains - Nativity
120. Stains - Halloween
121. Stains - Easter
122. Stains - Thanksgiving
123. Stains - Other Holidays
124. Stains - Figurines
125. Stains - Animals
126. Stains - Birds
127. Stains - Insects
128. Stains - Fish
129. Stains - Birdhouse
130. Stains - Lamps
131. Stains - Steins
132. Stains - Vases
133. Stains - Fountain
134. Stains - Indian
135. Stains - Medieval
136. Stains - Music Box
137. Stains - Chess Set
138. Stains - Novelties
139. Stains - Patriotic
140. Stains - Religious
141. Stains - Seasons
142. Stains - Totems
143. Stains - Rub-on
144. Stains - Combination
145. Stains - Fair Theme - "Beyond Ordinary"
146. Unfired Decals
147. Unfired Textured Decals
148. Suede
149. Miscellaneous

OVERGLAZE
150. Fired Lusters
151. Fired Metallics
152. Luster/Metallic Combination
153. Decals
154. Nativity
155. Overglaze - Misc

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Class R - Contemporary Bisque and Plaster

GREENWARE ADAPTION
Lot No.
1. Tearing and Ripping
2. Carving
3. Texturing
4. Cut Out
5. Combinations
6. Clay Lifting
7. Hand Built Flowers
8. Slip Sculpture
9. Clay Carve
10. Chemically Textured
11. Incising
12. Applied Decoration
13. Slip Marbling
14. Extruded
15. Miscellaneous

UNDERGLAZE
16. Free Brush Design
17. Sponged Design
18. China Paint Technique with Translucent
19. Air Brushing
20. Sgraffito
21. Antiquing
22. Translucent
23. Polished
24. Detail (Embossed)
25. Raised Detail - stamped/stenciled
26. Opaque
27. Textures
28. Etched
29. Underglaze - Bisque
30. Underglaze - Combination
31. Underglaze - Fair Theme - "Beyond Ordinary"
32. Underglaze - Miscellaneous

GLAZE
33.Transparent or Translucent
34. Matte
35. Crackle
36. Mingled Combinations
37. Art
38. Antiquing
39. Sgraffito
40. Glaze in Design
41. Texture
42. Controlled
43. Majolica
44. Opaque
45. Crystal
46. Airbrush
47. Cascade
48. Patina
49. Glaze Layering
50. Glaze - Banks
51. Glaze - Christmas
52. Glaze - Nativity
53. Glaze - Halloween
54. Glaze - Easter
55. Glaze - Thanksgiving
56. Glaze - Other Holidays
57. Glaze - Figurines
58. Glaze - Animals
59. Glaze - Birds
60. Glaze - Fish
61. Glaze - Birdhouse
62. Glaze - Steins
63. Glaze - Tiles
64. Glaze - Metallic
65. Glaze - Vases
66. Glaze - Fountain
67. Glaze - Indian
68. Glaze - Medieval
69. Glaze - Music Box
70. Glaze - Chess Set
71. Glaze - Novelties
72. Glaze - Lamps
73. Glaze - Utility Item
74. Glaze - Dremel Design
75. Glaze - Patriotic
76. Glaze - Yard, Garden, Planters, Outdoor Specialty Glazes
77. Glaze - Combination
78. Glaze - Religious
79. Glaze - Seasons
80. Glaze - Fair Theme - "Beyond Ordinary"
81. Glaze - Miscellaneous

RAKU CASTWARE
82. Greenware Adaptation
83. Underglaze with glaze
84. Glaze - Gloss
85. Glaze - Matte
86. Glaze - Texture
87. Horse Hair Technique
88. Metallic Finish
89. Chemical Reaction
90. Glaze Combination
91. Utility
92. Reptiles
93. Mammals
94. Birds
95. Medieval/Dragons
96. Figurines
97. Fish
98. Fair Theme - "Beyond Ordinary"
99. Raku Castware - Miscellaneous

STAINS
100. Opaque Stain Only
101. Antiquing with Translucent Stain
102. Translucent, Oil Based (including paint sticks)
103. Translucent, Water Based (including paint sticks)
104. Metallics (unfired)
105. Patina
106. Dry Brush
107. Wet Brush
108. Air Brush
109. Texture (carving)
110. Applied Texture
111. Free Brush - Oil
112. Free Brush - Acrylic
113. Lusters and Pearls
114. Gold Leaf
115. Chalks
116. Sparkle/Glitter
117. Stains, Banks
118. Stains - Christmas
119. Stains - Nativity
120. Stains - Halloween
121. Stains - Easter
122. Stains - Thanksgiving
123. Stains - Other Holidays
124. Stains - Figurines
125. Stains - Animals
126. Stains - Birds
127. Stains - Insects
128. Stains - Fish
129. Stains - Birdhouse
130. Stains - Lamps
131. Stains - Steins
132. Stains - Vases
133. Stains - Fountain
134. Stains - Indian
135. Stains - Medieval
136. Stains - Music Box
137. Stains - Chess Set
138. Stains - Novelties
139. Stains - Patriotic
140. Stains - Religious
141. Stains - Seasons
142. Stains - Totems
143. Stains - Rub-on
144. Stains - Combination
145. Stains - Fair Theme - "Beyond Ordinary"
146. Unfired Decals
147. Unfired Textured Decals
148. Suede
149. Miscellaneous

OVERGLAZE
150. Fired Lusters
151. Fired Metallics
152. Luster/Metallic Combination
153. Decals
154. Nativity
155. Overglaze - Misc

PLASTER
156. Southwestern/Indian
157. Animal
158. Holiday
159. Figurines
160. Lamps
161. Pictures/Plaques
162. Pastel or Chalks (75% of piece must be finished in this technique)
163. Miscellaneous (not listed in above lots)

 

Class S - Pottery & Hand-Modeled Clay (Kiln Fired)
Exhibitor must declare at time of entry if piece is a high/low fire clay and/or a high/low fire glaze.

Wheel Thrown - High Fire
Lot No.
1. Wheel Thrown
2. Wheel Altered
3. Wheel Additions
4. Wheel and Hand built
5. Glaze combination

Wheel Thrown - Low Fire
6. Wheel Thrown
7. Wheel Altered
8. Wheel Additions
9. Wheel and Hand built
10. Glaze combination

Atmospheric High Fire (wood, salt, soda-saggar fire)
11. Wheel Thrown
12. Wheel Altered
13. Wheel Additions
14. Wheel and Hand built
15. Glaze combination

Atmospheric Low Fire (wood, salt, soda-saggar fire)
16. Wheel Thrown
17. Wheel Altered
18. Wheel Additions
19. Wheel and Hand built
20. Glaze combination


21. Wheel Thrown, Porcelain
22. Wheel Thrown, Raku
23. Wheel Thrown, Raku Porcelain


Slab, Coil, Pinch, Pack or Other Drape
24. High Fire - Slab
25. High Fire - Pinch
26. High Fire - Coil
27. High Fire - Pressed
28. Low Fire - Slab
29. Low Fire - Pinch
30. Low Fire - Coil
31. Low Fire - Pressed
32. Porcelain
33. Salt Fired
34. Raku - High Fire
35. Raku - Low Fire
36. Drape
37. Cookie Cutter Cutouts
38. Characters
39. Mobiles

Glazed/Underglazed (including slip and overslip)
40. High Fire
41. Low Fire
42. Porcelain

Decorative (oxides, etc.)
43. High Fire
44. Low Fire
45. Porcelain

Hand Built
46. Abstracts
47. Animals
48. Busts
49. Cupcakes
50. Flowers
51. Garden/Yard Decorations
52. Masks

Carved (oxides included)
53. High Fire
54. Low Fire
55. Porcelain

Engraved (oxides included)
56. High Fire
57. Low Fire
58. Porcelain

Additions (such as handles, spouts, lids)
59. High Fire
60. Low Fire
61. Porcelain

Sets (2-4 matching pieces such as cup/saucer, basin/pitcher, etc.)
62. High Fire
63. Low Fire
64. Porcelain

65. Miniatures - accepted in Junior Division Only.
66. Fair Theme - "Beyond Ordinary"
67. Miscellaneous (not listed in above lots)

 

Class T - Terra Cotta/Stoneware

Terra Cotta
Lot No.
1. Bisque, Cone 5
2. Underglaze Decoration
3. Glaze
4. Overglaze
5. Bisque, High Fire Cone 6 to 10
6. Underglaze Decoration on Ware, High Fire
7. Overglaze on Ware, High Fire
8. Glaze, High Fire
9. Freehand, Wheel Thrown
10. Sculpture
11. Fair Theme - "Beyond Ordinary"
12. Miscellaneous (not listed in above lots)

Stoneware
13. Bisque, Cone 5
14. Underglaze Decoration
15. Glaze
16. Overglaze
17. Bisque, High Fire Cone 6 to 10
18. Underglaze Decoration on Ware, High Fire
19. Glaze, High Fire
20. Overglaze on Ware, High Fire
21. Freehand, Wheel Thrown
22. Sculpture
23. Fair Theme - "Beyond Ordinary"
24. Miscellaneous (not listed in above lots)

 

Class U - Sculpture/Stone

SCULPTURE (including soaps, polymer clays and Sculpty)
Lot No.
1. Original Design
2. Character (please specify)
3. Baby
4. Animal
5. Busts
6. Figurines
7. Fish
8. Miniatures, Animal
9. Miniatures, Character
10. Miniatures, Other
11. Fair Theme - "Beyond Ordinary"
12. Miscellaneous (not listed in above lots)

STONE
13. Hand Carved, Original
14. Molded, Original (such as cold cast marble)
15. Vases
16. Busts
17. Fair Theme - "Beyond Ordinary"
18. Miscellaneous (not listed in above lots)

 

Class V - Fine Art China Painting/ Porcelain
(no seminar pieces)

Lot No.
CHINA PAINTING
1. Naturalistic/Realistic/Abstract
2. Decorative/Traditional/Conventional/European Technique
3. Oriental Style
4. Metallics
5. Lusters
6. Figurines
7. Nativity
8. Characters
9. Porcelain Bisque
10. Glazed China Painting
11. Dresden
12. Delft

PORCELAIN
13. Lace Draping
14. Underglazing
15. Nativity
16. Character
17. Glazed
18. Figurines
19. Animals
20. Birds
21. Polished Bisque
22. Translucent Stains
23. Pastels / Chalked
24. Fair Theme - "Beyond Ordinary"
25. Miscellaneous - Porcelain

 

Class W - Miscellaneous

Original art that does not fall within the guidelines of the Fine Arts Dept will be accepted in the JUNIOR and DISABLED Divisions only. Paint by number entries will be accepted in the JUNIOR and DISABLED Divisions only.

The Miscellaneous Class can only be used for an entry which does not, cannot or will not fit in any other Class within Creative Arts or any other Dept. Entry must fall within the listed lots below.

All items entered in Paper Arts must be framed or mounted for display. Drawings, paintings, etc. must be entered in the Fine Art Department.

Lot No.
1. Dimensional Wall Hangings
2. Wall Pictures and Plaques
3. Computer Generated Art
4. Marble & Tile Work
5. Eggcraft - Carving
6. Eggcraft in combination with other material - glass, etc.
7. Eggcraft - Other
8. Home Decorator item - original use of materials
9. Home Decorator item - nature items i.e. rock, shells, plants, etc.
10. Home Decorator item - made in classes, kit parts, etc.
11. Home Decorator item - Gourds
12. Plastic, fabricated
13. Toys (not to include dolls or wood carved)
14. Duct Tape Crafts
15. Sand Art
16. String Art
17. Paper Mache, original
18. Recycled Art, functional
19. Recycled Art, decorative
20. Basketry, Coiled
21. Basketry, Woven
22. Basketry, Decorated/Painted
23. Basketry, Miniature
24. Basketry, Other than listed
25. Etchings (including petroglyphs, carvings, etc.)
26. Wedding Items (flowers must be entered under Flower Class)
27. Holiday, Christmas (not fitting in any other class or lot)
28. Holiday, Halloween (not fitting in any other class or lot)
29. Holiday, other (not fitting in any other class or lot)
30. Nutcrackers ( not fitting in any other class or lot)
31. Carousel Horses
32. Knotting/plaiting, braiding (paracord, plastic lacing, macrame, etc.)
33. Metal/Foil Embossing
34. Bird Houses (not decorative painting)
35. Taxidermy
36. Scrimshaw
37. Gems and Minerals (no loose stones)
38. Decorative Saw Cut (materials other than wood) - decorative
39. Decorative Saw Cut (materials other than wood) - functional
40. Shadow Boxes (not fitting in Scrapbooking division)
41. Dimensional Family Trees - (not paper pedigree charts)
42. Dioramas (not fitting in any other class or lot)
43. Paper Arts, Handmade box/container - paper or chipboard
44. Paper Arts, Card and Envelope - Christmas
45. Paper Arts, Cards
46. Paper Arts, Cards - Other Holiday
47. Paper Arts, Cards - Other
48. Paper Arts, Handmade journal/book
49. Paper Arts, Assemblage/Collaged piece - Over 6" x 8"
50. Paper Arts, Quilling
51. Paper Arts, Origami
52. Paper Arts, Paper Cutting
53. Paper Arts, Miscellaneous (not listed in above lots)
54. Textile Craft (including tie dye, etc)
55. Fair Theme - "Beyond Ordinary"
56. Miscellaneous (does not by description fit in any class or lot number listed above, or in the Home Arts, Fine Arts or Photography departments)

 

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