Visual Arts

Painting & Drawing (PD)

ENTRY FEE: $5 per entry. This is a juried competition.
Prize Money for each Section 1st- $50, 2nd- $25 3rd- $10
More information in the Prize Book - PG 11

  1. PAINTING: OILS
  2. PAINTING: ACRYLICS
  3. PAINTING: WATER COLOURS 
  4. DRAWING: INK
  5. DRAWING: PENCIL AND/ OR PASTEL
  6. MIX MEDIA: (EX: Clay, Sculptures, paper mache, etc…)  

Fiber Arts - Quilt Class (FAQ)

ENTRY FEE: $5 per entry. This is a juried competition.
Prize Money: Section 1, 2, 3: 1st- $300, 2nd- $200, 3rd- $100. Section 4, 5, 6: 1st- $175, 2nd- $125, 3rd- $75 Grand Champion Section 1, 2, 3: additional $150.00 Section 4, 5, 6: additional $75.00
More information in the Prize Book - PG 12

  1. Bed Quilt, Queen or King size (Mid and Long Arm technique)
  2. Bed Quilt, Queen or King size (Hand-quilted)
  3. Bed Quilt, Queen or King size (Domestic machine)
  4. Quilted wall hanging, Min. 80”, outside area, any shape (Mid & Long Arm technique)
  5. Quilted wall hanging, Min. 80”, outside area, any shape (Hand-quilted)
  6. Quilted wall hanging, Min. 80”, outside area, any shape (Domestic machine)

Fiber Arts (FA)

ENTRY FEE: $5 per entry. This is a juried competition.
Prize Money for each Section 1st- $50, 2nd- $25 3rd- $10
More information in the Prize Book - PG 12

  1. CROCHET: WEARABLES
  2. CROCHET: BLANKETS/AFGHANS – Baby blanket & lap blanket. 
  3. CROCHET: BLANKETS/AFGHANS – Regular/full size. 
  4. EMBROIDERY: HAND EMBROIDERY 
  5. EMBROIDERY: MACHINE EMBROIDERY 
  6. EMBROIDERY: WEARABLE ART 
  7. KNITTING: WEARABLES 
  8. KNITTING: NON-WEARABLES
  9. WEAVING: WEARABLES
  10. WEAVING: NON-WEARABLES 

Clay Arts, Sculpture, Stained Glass & Woodworking – (CSW)

ENTRY FEE: $5 per entry. This is a juried competition.
Prize Money for each Section 1st- $75, 2nd- $50 3rd- $25
More information in the Prize Book - PG 13

  1. POTTERY: Functional 
  2. POTTERY: Decorative 
  3. WOODWORKING: Functional
  4. WOODWORKING:Carvings 
  5. WOODTURNING: Functional
  6. WOODTURNING: Decorative
  7. SCULPTURES
  8. STAINED GLASS

Recycled Art – (RA)

ENTRY FEE: $2 per entry. (includes entrance into each section)
Prize Money for each Section 1st- $50, 2nd- $30 3rd- $20
More information in the Prize Book - PG 13

  1. SPORTS RECLAIMED
  2. JUNK CHIME 
  3. GARDEN ART

Proudly sponsored by the City of London. 

NEW! Veterans Art (VAC)

NO ENTRY FEE
Prize Money for each Section 1st- $20, 2nd- $15 3rd- $10
More information in the Prize Book - PG 14

  1. SILK PAINTING
  2. PAINTING
  3. WEAVING
  4. WOODWORKING 

Photography  – (PH)

ENTRY FEE: $5 per section (Fee includes four prints per section) 
More information in the Prize Book - PG 15

Advanced Competition – (PHA)
Serious hobbyist, commercial or professional photographer
Prize Money for each Section: 1st- $60, 2nd- $50, 3rd- $40 

Intermediate Competition - (PHI)
Active family photographer enjoying the hobby of photography
Prize Money for each Section: 1st- $50, 2nd- $40, 3rd- $30 

OR

Beginner Competition – (PHB)
Ambitious amateur user with point & shoot camera/ casual photographer
Prize Money for each Section: 1st- $40, 2nd- $30, 3rd- $20 

  1. ANIMALS, BIRDS & INSECTS
  2. ARCHITECTURAL OR INDUSTRIAL STUDY
  3. HUMAN INTEREST
  4. NATURE STUDY
  5. PICTORIAL
  6. PORTRAIT
  7. STILL LIKE
  8. MILITARY
  9. BLACK AND WHITE
  10. MACRO (close-up) IMAGES 

Thames Valley Science and Engineering Fair

This year’s Thames Valley Science and Engineering Fair takes place on Saturday March 28th & Sunday March 29th 2015 at Western University. The Western Fair District is proud to be the sponsor of Best Agriculture and Environmental Related Projects.

The Progress Building will display selected winners during our 10-day fair. Make sure you stop by to see just how innovative the youth of today really are. To learn how to enter a science project please check out their web-site at www.tvsef.ca.

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