Arts and Crafts: Junior Youth Division


A. Exhibits for youth, ages 8 and under (exhibitor’s age must be indicated on entry tag)

B. Exhibits will be judged on amount of work involved and degree of skill.

C. Any item made from a kit must be identified as such.

D. Any item made by a person with a disability that they wish to disclose, can enter the appropriate category for the item. A star will be placed on the front of the item tag to let judges know to take this into consideration when judging.

E. Exhibits must be made by exhibitor with very little or no help from adults.

F. Even though exhibits are mostly judged on their own merits, enhancements of an exhibit achieved through special mountings, framing or display may be considered.

G. In this age division, there will be one “Best in Show” ribbon plus $5.00 awarded and one “Runner-up Best in Show” ribbon plus $3.00 awarded.

CLASS PRIZES: 1st -$3; 2nd -$2; 3rd -$1

Exhibiting Rules & Regulations


Section I: Handicrafts

301. Basket
302. Bead Art
303. Bean and Seed Picture
304. Bird Feeder
305. Bird House
306. Booklet
307. Ceramics/Pottery

a. Unfinished (clay)
b. Glazed
c. Painted

308. Collage
309. Creative Craft (popsicle sticks, clothespins, toothpicks, other)
310. Diorama
311. Dough Art
312. Duct Tape Item
313. Felt Article
314. Foam Art
315. Gourd Art
316. Handmade Jewelry

a. Bracelet
b. Earrings
c. Necklace
d. Pin or Pendant
e. Other Jewelry

317. Handmade Wooden Article

a. Kit
b. Original Design

318. Holiday Decorations

a. Ornament
b. Other Holiday Article

319. Lego Type Construction (must be secured in a box or container)
320. Magnet Decoration
321. Mobile
322. Modeling Clay
323. Paper Crafts

a. Cut and Pierced
b. Greeting Card (mounted on cardstock)
c. Origami or Other 3-D Paper
d. Scrapbook (2-page layout, attached and protected with page protectors)
e. Other Paper Craft Item

324. Paper Mache
325. Picture Frames or Albums
326. Plastic Craft
327. Article from Recycled Materials (list materials)
328. Rock Art
329. Stepping Stone
330. String Art
331. Stuffed Doll
332. Textile Art (tie-dye, painted or decorated, etc.)

a. On Purchased Item (t-shirt, tote bag, etc.)
b. Other Textile Art

333. Weaving/Braiding

a. Potholders
b. Other Woven or Braided Article

334. Wood Article
335. Yarn Article
336. Mixed Media
337. Other Handicraft


Section II. Displays

Display may be entered if not previously entered in another class.

Each display must contain at least 4 articles.

Each display must be mounted or contained in an area no larger than 24” X 24”.

338. Articles Featuring Your Hobby
339. Handmade Articles
340. Nature Collection
341. Posters