Florida State Fair

State Fair Call for Entries, 2018 Family Living Competitive Exhibits

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Floridians are truly fortunate to have a vibrant cultural tapestry, which provides us with a bounty of talent throughout the state. What better way to celebrate the artists and artisans than to host and showcase our best image makers in the state? 

Adult categories are open to all Florida residents ages 18 and older.  Youth divisions are open to Florida residents in grades 1 – 12, as of September 1, 2017.

Please see the category handbook for information on rules, eligibility, judging, prizes and other details. Get entry forms and more information on the Florida State Fair Family Living Competitive Exhibits page.  

DEADLINE: Jan. 5, 2018

MORE INFO: Brenda Gregory, Competitive Exhibit Coordinator, call 813-734-2810 or email brenda.gregory@floridastatefair.com


Fine Arts

  • Painting
  • Sculpture
  • Drawing
  • 2-D & 3-D Mixed Media
  • Recycled Arts

Three divisions: adults, seniors, disabilities. Open to non-professional artists.
For Youth Fine Art, use the Youth Art Handbook and Entry Form under Youth Competitions

 

Photography – Adult

Black & White Photography | Color Photography
Open to professional, semi-professional and amateur status photographers.
For Youth Photography, see the Youth Arts Competition Handbook and Entry Form under Youth Competitions
 

Hobby Craft

  • Holiday & Seasonal Crafts
  • Woodworking
  • Ceramics
  • Handmade Jewelry
  • Home Crafts
  • Lego Sculptures

Decorative Arts

 

Porcelain Painting

 

Fiber Arts

  • Needlework – Lacework, Embroidery, Counted Cross Stitch, and Needlepoint
  • Knitting & Crochet
  • Handspun Yarn
  • Weaving
  • Felting
  • Traditional Rug Hooking
  • Basket Weaving
  • Art Cloth & Textile Surface Design

Sewing

  • Adult Apparel
  • Children’s Apparel
  • Special Occasion Apparel
  • Cosplay Apparel
  • Recycled Fashions
  • Home Deco & Accessories
 

Quilting

  • Hand Quilted
  • Machine Quilted
  • Quilted Items
 

Fine Handcrafted Furniture

Woodcarving Competition

Woodworking 

To enter in Woodworking, use the Hobby Craft Competition entry form and guidelines. 
 

Youth Competitions

Fine Arts – Youth

  • Painting
  • Sculpture
  • Drawing
  • 2-D & 3-D Mixed Media
  • Recycled Arts

Hobby Craft – Youth

 

Photography – Youth

Black & White Photography | Color Photography

For Youth Photography, use the Youth Arts Competition Handbook and Entry Form below.

Fiber Arts – Youth

  • Needlework – Lacework, Embroidery, Counted Cross Stitch, and Needlepoint
  • Knitting & Crochet
  • Handspun Yarn
  • Weaving
  • Felting
  • Traditional Rug Hooking
  • Basket Weaving
  • Art Cloth & Textile Surface Design
 
 
 

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