Fine Arts

Mercer County Fair
Fine Arts
(Painting & Photography)

Overall Superintendents – Stacy Welk, 873-5324 or Rita Skraba, 870-0356



Exhibits must remain until 4 p.m. Sunday, or prize money will be withheld.
No early releases. Superintendent decision on lot placement will be final.

    1. Pictures must be framed and should have screw eyes and wire for hanging on peg board walls. Photos may be matted or mounted, but must be suitable for hanging. No responsibility will be assumed for damages incurred through improper hangers.
    2. Premiums: 1st $5, 2nd $4, 3rd $3. Awards are made in each group.
    3. Items can be exhibited only once in Open Class Division.
    4. NO entries accepted if previously exhibited at the Mercer County Fair.

    Age groups:

    Children: 10 years & under; Juniors: 11 through 16 years; Adults: 17 years & up

    Painting  –  Division 23

    CATEGORIES

    Acrylic         Charcoal Oil Mixed Media Magic Marker
    Pastels        Pencil Pen/Ink Water Color (jr. and children age group only)

    Children

    LOT

    2301   Animal

    2302   Animated

    2303   Automation

    2304   Cartoon

    2305   Computer art

    2306   Floral

    2307   Paint by number

    2308   Portrait

    2309   Scenery

    2310   Still life

    2311   China Painting

    2312   Miscellaneous

     

     

    Juniors

    LOT

    2320   Animal

    2321   Animated

    2322   Automation

    2323   Cartoon

    2324   Computer art

    2325   Floral

    2326   Paint by number

    2327   Portrait

    2328   Scenery

    2329   Still life

    2330   China Painting

    2331   Miscellaneous

    Adults

    LOT

    2340   Animal

    2341   Animated

    2342   Automation

    2343   Cartoon

    2344   Floral

    2345   Portrait

    2346   Scenery

    2347   Still life

    2348   China Painting

    2349   Miscellaneous

     

    Professional

    LOT

    2350   Animal

    2351   Animated

    2352   Automation

    2353   Cartoon

    2354   Floral

    2355   Portrait

    2356   Scenery

    2357   Still life

    2358   China Painting

    2359   Miscellaneous

 

Photography  –  Division 24

CATEGORIES

Black and White

Colored

  1. Photo size – minimum 5×7; maximum 11×14 (this does not include mat).

Children

LOT

2400 Action
2401 Animal
2402 Automation
2403 Centennial or heritage
2404 Computer enhanced
2405 Energy impact
2406 Floral
2407 Humor
2408 Miscellaneous
2409 People

2410 Scenery
2411 Still life
2412 Sunrise, sunsets

 

Juniors

LOT

2420 Action
2421 Animal
2422 Automation
2423 Centennial or heritage

2424 Computer enhanced

2425 Energy impact
2426 Floral
2427 Humor
2428 Miscellaneous
2429 People
2430 Scenery
2431 Still life
2432 Sunrise, sunsets

Adults

LOT

2440 Action
2441 Animal
2442 Automation
2443 Centennial or heritage
2444 Computer enhanced
2445 Energy impact
2446 Floral
2447 Humor
2448 Miscellaneous
2449 People
2450 Scenery
2451 Still life
2452 Sunrise, sunsets

 

Professional

LOT

2460 Action
2461 Animal
2462 Automation
2463 Centennial or heritage
2464 Computer enhanced
2465 Energy impact
2466 Floral
2467 Humor
2468 Miscellaneous
2469 People
2470 Scenery
2472 Still life
2472 Sunrise, sunsets