Photography

  • Animals - pet's, wildlife, zoo, insects and farm animals
  • Black & White - minimal or absence of color
  • Collage - group of art/photo's framed together with a central theme
  • Flowers - interesting, unique and beautiful pictures of flowers. (they can not be shot outdoors, photographed in the studio, utilizing macro lenses and modes and at any angle of view)
  • Nature, Waterscapes, Weather Events & Landscapes - outdoor scenes, nature images, sunsets, farms & water features
  • Portrait - staged ot posed picture of person (s) only
  • Snapshot - action/spontaneous photo size no larger than 5x7
  • Digital Darkroom (computer enhanced) - the computer category is intended for individuals who want to enter photos that have been manipulated. All photo images appearing in the photo must be the work of the photographer entering the image
  • Sports - action only
  • Catch-All - Still-life, painting with light, any other images(family friendly), polaroids, picture of flower arrangement, abstracts, staged objects, ect.

Art

Oil Painting (categories within the oil media only)

  • Animals
  • Nature, Waterscapes & Landscapes - outdoor scenes, nature images, sunsets, farm & water features
  • Portrait - staged or posed picture of person (s) only
  • Still Life - picture of flower arrangement, abstracts, staged objects, ect.

Acrylic

Charcoal/Chalk

Crayons

Pen & Ink

Pastels/Pencil/Colored Pencil

Water Color

Catch-All - doesn't fit in another media(no crafts)

What a Pickle

Can be art or photography as long as it includes at least one pickle(no real pickles).

Age Divisions

Adult

Youth Divisions

  • Grades 1-3
  • Grades 4-6
  • Grades 7-9
  • Grades 10-12

Awards

Categories

  • First Place - $10.00 plus Blue Ribbon
  • Second Place - $6.00 plus Red Ribbon
  • Third Place - $2.00 plus White Ribbon

What a Pickle - Pickles plus Ribbon

Best of Show Adult

  • Photography - $50.00 plus Ribbon
  • Art - $50.00 plus Ribbon

Best of Youth

  • Art - $50.00 plus Ribbon
  • Photography - $50.00 plus Ribbon