Paris Fair Prize Book

Art

Shelley Vlasic, John & Marsha Edgar, Marjorie Featherston, Lauren MacPherson,
Emily McDonald, Denise Hoggard

Two entries per section. New work of the exhibitor and not previously shown. Framed pieces must have proper hanging hardware and clean glass. The committee reserves the right to disqualify and refrain from hanging any piece of artwork that, in their opinion is inappropriate. Paint by numbers is not accepted. Artists name must be covered for judging. Identify on the back of the entry tag the medium used if not clear.

DESCRIPTIONS

Medium: materials used to make a work of art (such as clay, wood, paint, fabric, charcoal, etc.) Representational: art characterized by images and/or objects which are shown in a realistic form. Abstract: art that does not attempt to represent an accurate depiction of a visual reality but instead use shapes, colours, forms and gestural marks to achieve its effect. Mixed Media: artwork in which more than one medium or material has been used. Photo Realism: detailed visual representation of a photograph using a non-photographic medium. Digital Art: artistic work that uses digital technology as part of the creative or presentation process.

Do not exceed 36" x 36".

ADULT FINE ART

CLASS 300

Prizes: 1st: $10, 2nd: $8, 3rd: $5

REPRESENTATIONAL OIL OR ACRYLIC

1. Human figure or portrait.  

2. Landscape, seascape. 

3. Paint Night (social workshop under instruction). 

4. Still life or florals. 

5. Animal figure. 

  

WATERCOLOUR

6. Human figure or portrait. 

7. Landscape, seascape. 

8. Still life or floral. 

9. Animal figure. 

  

MIXED MEDIA

10. Landscape, seascape. 

11. Still life or floral. 

12. Any other subject. 

  

CHARCOAL, PENCIL OR PEN AND INK

13. Human figure or portrait. 

14. Landscape, seascape. 

15. Animal figure. 

16. Self portrait (include photo of yourself). 

  

CHALK PASTEL OR OIL PASTEL

17. Any subject. 

  

MISCELLANEOUS

18. Abstract - any subject. 

19. Sculpture - any medium. 

20. Photo realism. 

21. Tattoo design. 

22. Black and white design. 

  

BEST IN SHOW: $100 donated by PAS.

PRIMARY ART: AGE 5 - 8

CLASS 310

Prizes: 1st: $4, 2nd: $3, 3rd: $2

PAINTING

(watercolour, acrylic etc.)

1. Fall. 

2. Paris, Ontario. 

3. Agriculture (farm animal, landscape etc). 

  

DRAWING

(crayon, marker, pencil crayon etc.)

4. Fall. 

5. Paris, Ontario. 

6. Agriculture (farm animal, landscape etc). 

  

MIXED MEDIA

(using more than one medium or material)

7. Fall. 

8. Paris, Ontario. 

9. Agriculture (farm animal, landscape etc). 

  

SOMETHING DIFFERENT...

(using any medium)

10. Video game inspired. 

11. Movie or tv show inspired. 

12. Picture made from objects found in nature. 

13. Animal(s). 

14. Earth Day / recycled art. 

15. Bullying / equality poster (no larger than 11"x17"). 

16. Abstract. 

17. Fun and fantasy. 

18. Outside the box (anything else that doesn't fit). 

19. Digital Art (use digital technology). 

  

BEST IN SHOW: $50 donated by Kindred Spirits Artisans of Paris.

JUDGES CHOICE: $25 donated in memory of Debbie Leck by the family. 

JUNIOR ART: AGE 9 - 12

CLASS 320

Prizes: 1st: $5, 2nd: $4, 3rd: $3

PAINTING

(watercolour, acrylic etc.)

1. Fall. 

2. Paris, Ontario. 

3. Agriculture (farm animal, landscape etc). 

  

DRAWING

(crayon, marker, pencil crayon etc.)

4. Fall. 

5. Paris, Ontario. 

6. Agriculture (farm animal, landscape etc). 

  

MIXED MEDIA

(using more than one medium or material)

7. Fall. 

8. Paris, Ontario. 

9. Agriculture (farm animal, landscape etc). 

  

SOMETHING DIFFERENT...

(any medium)

10. Video game inspired. 

11. Movie or tv show inspired. 

12. Picture made from objects found in nature. 

13. Animal(s). 

14. Earth Day / recycled art. 

15. Bullying / equality poster (no larger than 11"x17"). 

16. Abstract. 

17. Fun and fantasy. 

18. Outside the box (anything else that doesn't fit). 

19. Digital art (use digital technology). 

  

BEST IN SHOW: $50 donated by Kindred Spirits Artisans of Paris.

JUDGES CHOICE: $25 donated in memory of Debbie Leck by the family. 

TEEN ART: AGE 13 - 15

CLASS 330

Teen Art: age 13-15 has been generously sponsored in memory of Catherine Docherty Paterson by her Family.

Prizes: 1st: $8, 2nd: $6, 3rd: $4

REPRESENTATIONAL OIL OR ACRYLIC

1. Human figure / life drawing. 

2. Landscape / seascape. 

3. Nature (floral/trees). 

4. Animal(s). 

  

WATERCOLOUR

5. Human figure / life drawing. 

6. Landscape / seascape. 

7. Nature (floral/trees). 

8. Animal(s). 

  

MIXED MEDIA

9. Human figure / life drawing. 

10. Landscape / seascape. 

11. Nature (floral/trees). 

12.  Animal(s). 

  

CHARCOAL, PENCIL OR PEN AND INK

13. Human figure / life drawing. 

14. Landscape / seascape. 

15. Nature (floral/trees). 

16. Animal(s). 

17. Thumb nail sketch (no larger than 6"x6"). 

  

PASTEL, CRAYON, PENCIL CRAYON, CONTE OR MARKER

18. Human figure / life drawing. 

19. Landscape / seascape. 

20. Nature (floral/trees). 

21. Animal(s). 

  

SOMETHING DIFFERENT...

(any medium)

22. Multi medium abstract. 

23. Print making (fall theme). 

24. Digital art (use digital technology). 

25. Pop Art. 

26. Fantasy / creature. 

27. Media inspired (movie/game). 

28. Geometric (kaleidoscope/mandala). 

29. Black and white design. 

30. Recycled art (made from found objects). 

31. Picture made with objects found in nature. 

  

BEST IN SHOW: $50 donated in memory of Catherine Docherty Paterson by the family. 

CLASS 330 - TEEN ART: AGE 16 - 18

Prizes: 1st: $8, 2nd: $6, 3rd: $4

REPRESENTATIONAL OIL OR ACRYLIC

1. Human figure / life drawing. 

2. Landscape / seascape. 

3. Nature (floral/trees). 

4. Animal(s). 

  

WATERCOLOUR

5. Human figure / life drawing. 

6. Landscape / seascape. 

7. Nature (floral/trees). 

8. Animal(s). 

  

MIXED MEDIA

9. Human figure / life drawing. 

10. Landscape, seascape. 

11. Nature (floral/trees). 

12. Animal(s). 

  

CHARCOAL, PENCIL OR PEN AND INK

13. Human figure / life drawing. 

14. Landscape / seascape. 

15. Nature (floral/trees). 

16. Animal(s). 

17. Thumb nail sketch (no larger than 6"x6"). 

  

PASTEL, CRAYON, PENCIL CRAYON, CONTE OR MARKER

18. Human figure / life drawing. 

19. Landscape / seascape. 

20. Nature (floral/trees). 

21. Animal(s). 

  

SOMETHING DIFFERENT...

(any medium)

22. Multi medium abstract. 

23. Print making (fall theme). 

24. Digital art (use digital technology). 

25. Pop art. 

26. Fantasy / creature. 

27. Media inspired (movie/game). 

28. Geometric (kaleidoscope/mandala). 

29. Black and white design. 

30. Recycled art (made from found objects). 

31. Picture made with objects found in nature. 

  

BEST IN SHOW: $50 donated by Kindred Spirits Artisans of Paris.

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