Open Class - Division 200 - Fine Arts

General Entry Rules & Regulations

 

  • 1. All exhibits must be the bona fide property and/or creation of the exhibitor. All Horticulture and Agriculture exhibits must have been grown by the exhibitor, unless specifically stated otherwise.
  • 2. The Fair Board reserves the right to decline any entry not of show quality. The Fair Board also reserves the right to cancel any event, contest or judging without notice at any time prior to the actual holding thereof without liability except for the return of any entry fee.
  • 3. The decision of the judges shall be final in all cases. Exhibits are judged by the numerical system, i.e., 1st, 2nd, 3rd. The judge has the privilege of not giving a 1st place award if it is felt the top exhibit does not warrant it.
  • 4. No exhibitor shall attempt to interfere with the judging in any manner. Any such attempt will result in the forfeiture of any and all awards.
  • 5. Entries must be made in strict compliance with the classes designated in the premium list. The Superintendent of the section will have the discretion to add or delete any class during the conduct of the Fair.
  • 6. Entry tags and sheets will be provided.
  • 7. Premium Awards will be presented to the exhibitor as soon as possible after the closing of the Fair.
  • 8. Fair officials endeavor to protect exhibits but will not be held responsible for loss or damage. The Fair does not carry insurance on exhibits. Valuable exhibits should be insured by the exhibitor.
  • 9. Entries are open to any resident of Maryland or the District of Columbia, unless specified otherwise. 

Entries will be received at the following time: Tuesday, September 6, Noon-700PM

Judging will take place Wednesday, September 7.

Retrieve ALL exhibits Sunday, September 11, 500PM-630PM (NOTE TIMES FOR PICKING UP YOUR EXHIBITS)

Additional information may be obtained by contacting:

Prince George's County Fair P.O. Box 1010 Upper Marlboro, MD 20773 301-442-7393
Or Lora Tanner (301) 464-5763 or hafa@countyfair.org

 

  • 1. Entries are limited to original or decorative paintings and drawings produced by an amateur* Southern Maryland or District of Columbia artist in the past year.
  •       *An amateur is anyone who does not obtain the major part of their income from the sale of their art.
  • 2. No numbered or copied work will be accepted.
  • 3. All work must be framed and wired for hanging.

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The judges reserve the right to not award a first place.

Section 201: Painting/Drawing - Adult (19 years and over)

Class Section 201: Painting/Drawing - Adult (19 years and over) 1st 2nd 3rd
20101 Acrylic, waterscape $6.00 $5.00 $4.00
20102 Acrylic, still life $6.00 $5.00 $4.00
20103 Acrylic, other $6.00 $5.00 $4.00
20104 Batik $6.00 $5.00 $4.00
20105 Black & white (any medium) $6.00 $5.00 $4.00
20106 Casein, pastels, crayon pas $6.00 $5.00 $4.00
20107 Charcoal pastels $6.00 $5.00 $4.00
20108 Oil, landscape $6.00 $5.00 $4.00
20109 Oil, other $6.00 $5.00 $4.00
20110 Oil, still life $6.00 $5.00 $4.00
20111 Original computer-generated artwork $6.00 $5.00 $4.00
20112 Pencil $6.00 $5.00 $4.00
20113 Pen and ink $6.00 $5.00 $4.00
20114 Scratch board $6.00 $5.00 $4.00
20115 Watercolor, waterscape $6.00 $5.00 $4.00
20116 Watercolor, still life $6.00 $5.00 $4.00
20117 Watercolor, other $6.00 $5.00 $4.00
20118 Other original art $6.00 $5.00 $4.00
  Patriotic      
20121 Black and white (any medium) $6.00 $5.00 $4.00
20122 Oil or acrylic $6.00 $5.00 $4.00
20123 Pencil $6.00 $5.00 $4.00
20124 Watercolor $6.00 $5.00 $4.00
20125 Other original art $6.00 $5.00 $4.00


Section 202: Painting/Drawing - Teens (13 years to 18 years)

Class Section 202: Painting/Drawing - Teens (13 years to 18 years) 1st 2nd 3rd
20201 Batik $5.00 $4.00 $3.00
20202 Black and white (any medium) $5.00 $4.00 $3.00
20203 Casein, pastels, crayon pas $5.00 $4.00 $3.00
20204 Charcoal pastels $5.00 $4.00 $3.00
20205 Oil or acrylic $5.00 $4.00 $3.00
20206 Pencil $5.00 $4.00 $3.00
20207 Pen and ink $5.00 $4.00 $3.00
20208 Scratch board $5.00 $4.00 $3.00
20209 Watercolor $5.00 $4.00 $3.00
20210 Other original art $5.00 $4.00 $3.00
  Patriotic      
20221 Black and white (any medium) $5.00 $4.00 $3.00
20222 Oil or acrylic $5.00 $4.00 $3.00
20223 Watercolor $5.00 $4.00 $3.00
20224 Other original art $5.00 $4.00 $3.00
20225 Pencil $5.00 $4.00 $3.00


Section 203: Painting/Drawing - Children (up to 12 years)

Class Section 203: Painting/Drawing - Children (up to 12 years) 1st 2nd 3rd
20301 Batik $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
20302 Black and white (any medium) $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
20303 Casein, pastels, crayon pas $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
20304 Charcoal pastels $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
20305 Oil or acrylic $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
20306 Pencil $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
20307 Pen and ink $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
20308 Scratch board $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
20309 Watercolor $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
20310 Other original art $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
  Patriotic      
20321 Black and white (any medium) $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
20322 Oil or acrylic $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
20323 Watercolor $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
20324 Other original art $4.00 $3.00 $2.00
20325 Pencil $4.00 $3.00 $2.00


Section 211: Decorative Painting

Class Section 211: Decorative Painting 1st 2nd 3rd
21101 China painting, dishes $4.00 $3.25 $2.50
21102 China painting, other $4.00 $3.25 $2.50
21103 Etching $5.00 $4.00 $3.00
21104 Painting on glass $5.00 $4.00 $3.00


Section 221: Other Decorative Painting

Class Section 221: Other Decorative Painting 1st 2nd 3rd
22101 Birdhouse/bird feeder $4.00 $3.25 $2.50
22102 Decorative painting, wood or other $5.00 $4.00 $3.00
22103 Patriotic theme $4.00 $3.25 $2.50
22104 Stenciling, any item $5.00 $4.00 $3.00
22105 Other decorative painting $4.00 $3.25 $2.50