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91st Annual Charles County Fair                            September 11-14, 2014                                              La Plata, Maryland
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Department S - Senior Citizens
Superintendents Kay Krafchik Helen Turgeon Entries will be received Wednesday, September 10th, 2014 from 1:00 pm to 8:00 pm. Premiums  1st - $5.00 2nd - $4.00 3rd -  $3.00 One Best of Show w\ill be awarded in Section A and Section B for art and one for crafts. This department is displayed in the P. D. Brown Building (Home Arts)  in the Greens area.
SECTION A – NEEDLE ARTS 1. Crocheted Large Afghan  15. Pillows-Quilted 29. Tied Quilted 2. Crocheted Child-sized Afghan  16. Pillows-Sewn 30. Wall Hanging 3. Crocheted Child Wearing Apparel  17. Pillows-Crocheted 31. Pot Holders 4. Crocheted Adult Wearing apparel 18. Pillows-embroidered  32. Decorated Wearing Apparel 5. Crocheted Doily 19. Pillows-miscellaneous 33. Decorated Accessories 6. Crocheted Household item  20. Pillows cases-embroidered 34. Original Design-Needlework 7. Crocheted Miscellaneous 21. Pillows cases-edging  35. Hooked Rug 8. Knitting-Hand  22. Embroidery 9. Knitted Afghans 23. Counted Cross Stitch  10. Knitted Wearing apparel 24. Hand Pieced, Hand Quilted 11. Knitted Other 25. Machine Pieced, Machine Quilted 12. Sewing-women's garments 26. Combination Hand & Machine Work 13. Sewing-children's garments 27. Appliquéd Quilt 14. Sewing-other  28. Paper Piecing Technique SECTION B - ARTS & CRAFTS 1. Original Art work-oils  29. Handmade Doll Clothes 2. Original Art work-acrylics  30. Pictures-paint by numbers  3. Original Art work-water colors 31. Pictures-Needlework  4. Original Art work-drawings 32. Pictures-other 5. Original Art work-other 33. Decorative item-table 6. Original Art work-Mixed Media 34. Decorative item-wall (Pens/Oil/Acrylics) 7. Original Art work-Colored Pencils 35. Decorative item-other 8. Original Art work-Oil Pastels 36. Photographs- Single 9. Original Art work-Batik 37. Photographs- 1-4 10. Ceramics-cast ware-stains  38. Photographs- 1-5 11. Ceramics-cast ware-glaze 39. Photographs- 1-10 or more 12. Ceramics - Other 40.  Miscellaneous construction 13. Jewelry 41. Miscellaneous Handwork (other than needlework) 14. Pottery - Wheel 42. Miscellaneous Handwork original 15. Pottery - Hand 43. Miscellaneous Handwork from kit 16. Wood carving 44. Handwork by handicapped citizen 17. Wood working 45. Dolls - Any Media 18. Metal Work 46. China Painting 19. Toys-Handmade 20. Toys-from kit 21. Baskets-Handmade  22. Baskets-Decorated  23. Christmas Decorations-for the tree 24. Christmas Decorations-for the table 25. Christmas Decorations - Hanging 26. Christmas Decoration - Misc.    27. Holiday decorations-not Christmas 28. Dolls-Crocheted  SECTION C - COLLECTIONS   1. Scrapbooks 3. Manufactured Products (limit of 5 items) 5. Dolls (limit of 5 items) 2. Handmade Products (limit of 5 items) 4. Nature’s Products (limit of 5 items)  
Additional Information.  • No food items or live flowers will be accepted in this   department. • Seniors are to be 60 of age or over. • Needlework items to be clean.  • Items must be completed within the last year. The following score card will be used in judging exhibits from this department: General Appearance: 25 points Workmanship: 25 points Originality: 25 points Presentation: 15 points Serviceability: 10 points  
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