Carter County Adult Department

(A) All exhibits must be the work of the exhibitor and must have been completed since previous year’s Fair.

(B) All exhibits must be removed between 1:00 PM and 3:00 PM Sunday, September 9th, 2018 All items not picked up will be locked in the Fair Headquarters and may be picked up by calling (580) 224-9626.

(C) To be educational and beneficial to fair visitors, articles should be of the type, style and material now in style.

(D) All canned exhibits must be this year’s produce

Premiums for All Open Adult Divisions are as follows: 

1st - $2.00; 2nd - $1.75; 3rd - $1.50; 4th - $1.25; 5th - $1.00

Vegetables, Fruits and Eggs - Adult

Vegetables and fruit must be grown by exhibitor. Exhibits will be judged on uniformity, maturity, freedom of insect damage and disease.


ADULT VEGETABLES

01. Cantaloupes, One, Any Type

02. Corn, Two Ears

03. Cream or Black Eye Peas, Six Pods

04. Cucumbers, Two

05. Eggplants, One

06. Okra, Four Pods

07. Onions, Yellow, Two

08. Onions, White, Two

09. Onions, Red, Two

10. Peppers, Jalapeño or Hungarian, Three

11. Peppers, Other Hot, Three

12. Peppers, Sweet Bell, Three

13. Peppers, Sweet Banana, Three

14. Peppers, Other Sweet Peppers, Three

15. Potatoes, Red, Three

16. Potatoes, Yellow, White, or Russet, Three

17. Potatoes, Sweet Any Varieties, Three

18. Pumpkin, Large, Field Type

19. Pumpkin, Jack-o-lantern Size

20. Pumpkin, Mini, Less than 4”

21. Squash, Acorn or Butternut, separate

22. Squash, Other Winter

23. Squash, Summer Yellow, straight neck or crooked neck, Two

24. Squash, Zucchini, Two

25. Squash, Other Summer, Patty Pan, Two

26. Tomatoes, Large Type, Two

27. Tomatoes, Cherry Type, 1 ½ “ or less, Three

28. Tomatoes, Other, Two

29. Turnips, Two

30. Watermelon, Oblong

31. Watermelon, Round

32. Watermelon, Icebox

33. Miscellaneous Vegetables, Three


ADULT FRUIT

34. Apples, Red, Plate of Three

35. Apples, Yellow, Plate of Three

36. Pears, Plate of Three

37. Unusual Fruits, Plate of Three

38. Miscellaneous Fruits, Plate of Three


ADULT EGGS

39. White, One Dozen

40. Brown, One Dozen

41. Green, One Dozen

42. Bantam, One Dozen

43. Eggs, Other Than Listed


ADULT OTHER HOME GARDENING

44. Corn, Ornamental, Three ears

45. Gourd, Large

46. Gourd, Small

47. Pecans, Native (12) pieces in a QT-size Plastic Bag

48. Pecans, Improved (12) pieces in a QT-size Plastic Bag

49. Peanuts, In Shell, (12) pieces in a QT-size Plastic Bag

50. Sunflower Head

51. Miscellaneous

Household Articles - Adult

01. Tablecloth

02. Table Runners

03. Place Mats, Two Only

04. Pillow Case, Crochet Trimmed

05. Pillow case, Embroidery

06. Hand Towels

07. Doilies, Crocheted, Un-mounted

08. Doilies, Crocheted, Mounted

09. Small Kitchen Accessories, At Least Three Items for Display

10. Rag Rug

11. Yarn Hooked Rug

12. Rug, Not Specified

13. Throw Pillow, Embroidered

14. Throw Pillow, Crewel Embroidery

15. Throw Pillow, Needlepoint

16. Throw Pillow, Counted Cross Stitch

17. Throw Pillow, Other

18. Miscellaneous, Machine Sewn

19. Miscellaneous, Hand Sewn

Quilts and Quilted Wall Hangings - Adult

Quilts have been separated into exhibits quilted entirely by the exhibitor and exhibits quilted by an outside source. Please select the appropriate class for your exhibit. All quilts must have been completed since previous year’s Fair.


QUILTS - Made and Quilted Entirely by the Exhibitor

01. Quilt, Beginner (Individuals have been quilting less than 3 years.)

02. Quilt, Original Design

03. Whole Cloth Quilt, hand quilted

04. Whole Cloth Quilt, machine quilted

05. Sampler Quilts, Each Block a Different Pattern

06. Machine Appliqué Quilt

07. Hand Appliqué Quilt

08. Pieced Cotton Quilt

09. Cross Stitched Quilt

10. Machine Quilted Quilt

11. Hand Quilted Quilt

12. Hand Embroidered Quilt

13. Machine Embroidered Quilt

14. Novelty Quilt, (Cathedral Window, Crazy Quilting)

15. Crib Quilt

16. T-Shirt Quilt



QUILTS - Made by the Exhibitor but Quilted by an Outside Source

17. Quilt, Original Design

18. Pieced Cotton Quilt

19. Hand Appliqué or Hand Embroidered Quilt

20. Machine Appliqué Quilt

21. Machine Embroidered Quilt



MISCELLANEOUS - Can be made and quilted entirely by exhibitor or made by

exhibitor and quilted by an outside source

22. Throw Pillow, quilted

23. Quilted Clothing

24. Denim Quilt

25. Miscellaneous Quilted Items

26. Miscellaneous Quilt



QUILTED WALL HANGINGS - Can be made and quilted entirely by exhibitor or made by exhibitor and quilted by an outside source

27. Original

28. Mixed Technique

29. Miniature

30. Hand Appliqué

31. Machine Appliqué

32. Pieced

33. Holiday

34. Machine Embroidere 

Clothing - Adult

INFANT’S CLOTHING

01. Dress, Other

02. Infant Accessories

03. Infant’s Coat

04. Miscellaneous


CHILDREN’S CLOTHING

05. Costume

06. Girl’s Dress, Sized for a 2-6 Year Old

07. Girl’s Dress, Sized for a 7-11 Year Old

08. Girl’s Clothes

09. Boy’s Clothes

10. Sleeping Garment

11. Garment not specified


APPAREL DIVISION

12. Pajamas or nightgown

13. Blouse, Any Type

14. Ladies’, Shorts & Top

15. Dress, Casual

16. Ensemble (Dress & Jacket, etc.)

17. Party Dress

18. Ladies’ Suit, Other Lined

19. Ladies’ Pants

20. Ladies’ Coat or Jacket

21. Man’s Shirt

22. Costume

23. Decorated Sweatshirt

24. Fabric Purse

25. Item Made on Serger

26. Decorated T-shirt

27. Apron

28. Stuffed Animal

29. Tote Bag

30. Miscellaneous

Knitting and Crochet - Adult

Knitting - Division 805


01. Child’s Garment

02. Cape or Shawl

03. Knitted Afghan, Original Design

04. Knitted Afghan

05. Three-Piece Baby Set

06. Baby Blanket

07. Home Accessories

08. Hat

09. Fashion Accessories, Scarf

10. Bags

11. Miscellaneous


Crochet - Division 806 


01. Fashion Accessories, Scarf

02. Baby Booties

03. Three-Piece Baby Set

04. Dolls and Toys

05. Home Accessories

06. Doilies

07. Potholder

08. Tablecloth

09. Afghan, Baby Blanket

10. Afghan, Loom

11. Afghan, Original Design

12. Hat

13. Miscellaneous


Machine Embroidery and Needlework - Adult

Machine Embroidery (Adult) - Division 807

01. Wearing Apparel

02. Small Household Articles

03. Wall Hanging

04. Miscellaneous


Needlework (Adult) - Division 808

01. Crewel Embroidery, Pictures Kit

02. Crewel Embroidery, Original Design

03. Needlepoint, Original Design

04. Needlepoint, Pre-worked Canvas

05. Appliqué

06. Embroidery, Original

07. Embroidery Kit

08. Cross Stitch, Original

09. Cross Stitch, Kit

10. Counted Cross Stitch, Original

11. Counted Cross Stitch, Kit

12. Cloth Doll

13. Latch Hook

14. Miscellaneou

Let's Celebrate - Holiday - Adult

CHRISTMAS

01. Wreath, Unspecified

02. Stocking

03. Treetop Ornament

04. Card Holder

05. Tree Skirt

06. Tree Ornament

07. Centerpiece

08. Santa Claus, Any Material

09. Wall Hanging

10. Miscellaneous


THANKSGIVING

11. Wreath, Unspecified

12. Door Decoration

13. Centerpiece

14. Turkey


EASTER

15. Centerpiece

16. Door Decoration

17. Easter Basket

18. Rabbit

19. Wreath


HALLOWEEN

20. Centerpiece

21. Door Decoration

22. Scarecrow

23. Wreath

24. Pumpkins


ANY OTHER HOLIDAY

25. Centerpiece

26. Door Decoration

27. Wall Hanging

28. Wreath

29. Miscellaneous, not specified

Crafts, Decorative Painting, Arts - Adult

Crafts - Division 810 

All paintings, pictures, string art, etc., MUST HAVE wire or other hangers so they can be hung properly.

01. Candle, Original by Exhibitors

02. Stained Glass, Small Items

03. Woodworking, Small Items of Furniture

04. Woodworking, Toys

05. Woodworking, Other

06. Design Using Gourds

07. Design Using Sea Shells

08. Design Using Metal

09. Design Using Wood

10. Design Using Textiles

11. Design Using Glass

12. Design Using Paper

13. Design Using Dried Flowers & Nature

14. Design Using Plastic

15. Design Using Clay Pots

16. Fabric Craft, No Sewing

17. Leather Craft

18. Wood Carving

19. Wood burning

20. Mobiles

21. Etched Glass, not to exceed 30”

22. Silk Flower Arrangement

23. Decorated Basket

24. Stenciled Item

25. Wire Sculpture

26. Ceramics, Stained

27. Ceramics, Glazed

28. Porcelain, Dolls

29. Dolls

30. Doll Clothes

31. Beadwork

32. Jewelry, Hand-made

33. Macramé

34. Doll House / Miniatures

35. Decoupage

36. Polymer Clay

37. Basket Weaving

38. Pottery, Hand-Molded

39. Pottery, Design Using Potter's Wheel

40. Lego™ - All Lego™ art must be glued securely. Not to exceed 12” width, 12” length, 24”height

41. Welding, Functional

42. Welding, Decorative

43. Miscellaneous


Decorative Painting- Division 811

Painting techniques used on any item OTHER than canvas. Painting on canvas

and fabric will only be accepted in specified classes.

01. Tole on Tin

02. Flowers

03. Fruits or Vegetables

04. Animals & Birds

05. Other Holiday /Special Occasion

06. Landscapes / Scenes

07. Refinished Furniture, Small

08. Refinished Furniture, Large 


Arts- Division 812

All work must be original. Art must have been since previous year’s Fair.

01. Paintings, All Mixed Media

02. Watercolors

03. Drawings, All Media, Graphics

04. Pastels

05. Prints, All Media

06. Sculpture, All Media

07. Acrylic Painting

08. Pottery

09. Commercial Art

10. Miscellaneous

Food Preparation- Adult

Division 813

Recipe MUST be included for all food exhibits. Breads must be baked in 9” x 5” loaf pan. Whole loaf must be entered. Please note the amount of muffins, rolls, brownies, cookies, or candies that makes a complete entry. A complete entry is made with three pieces unless otherwise listed.


YEAST BREADS

01. White Bread

02. Dark Bread

03. Hard Rolls

04. Dinner Rolls

05. Tea Ring or Cinnamon Rolls


QUICK BREADS

06. Muffins, Plain

07. Muffins, With Fruit / Nuts Added

08. Banana Bread, Includes Banana Nut

09. Nut Bread, not including Banana Nut

10. Coffee Cake

11. Bread Machine

12. Other Bread


CAKES

Cakes MUST BE on cardboard, not over 10 inches in diameter except class 13. DO NOT BRING IN PANS. No box mixes except Classes 1 & 2. Cakes may be picked up Wednesday, September 5th, 2018 between 3 pm and 4 pm, but ¼ of the cake must be left for display.

13. Creative Mix Tricks, Layered & Iced

14. Creative Mix Tricks, Loaf or Bundt

15. Angel or Chiffon, Not Iced

16. Pound Cake, Not Iced

17. Chocolate Cake, Layered & Iced

18. White Cake, Layered & Iced

19. Fruit Cakes, (Carrot, Applesauce, Prune, etc.)

20. Multiple Layer Cake with Filling, Icing or Frosted


SMALL CAKES & COOKIES, FOUR PIECES EACH

21. Brownies, Plain

22. Bar Cookies, Other Than Brownies

23. Chocolate Chip Cookies

24. Oatmeal Cookies

25. Peanut Butter Cookies

26. Cookies, Other not listed

27. Creative Mix Cookies, Use Cake or Cookie Mix as base)

28. Decorated Cookies,


CANDIES, FOUR PIECES EACH

29. Bon Bons

30. Divinity

31. Fudge

32. Nut Brittle

33. Peanut Patties

34. Candy, Not Specified


PIES AND COBBLERS

Pies must be in 8 inch or 9 inch disposable pans. No cream or custard pies please. Whole pies and cobblers must be entered. Pies & Cobblers may be picked up Wednesday, September 5th, 2018 between 3 pm and 4 pm, but ¼ of the pie or cobbler must be left for display.

35. Apple, Two Crusts

36. Peach, Two Crusts

37. Berry, Two Crusts

38. Pecan, One Crust

39. Pies, Other Two Crust

40. Pies, Other One Crust

41. Cobbler, Berry

42. Cobbler, Fruit



Wilton Decorated Cake Awards

Wilton Enterprises is pleased to help support the Carter County Free Fair in the Decorated Cakes Division. Wilton “Best of Class” Awards are offered for winning cakes with some type of bag and tip or rolled fondant cake decorating. A “Best of Show” award will be given in a special adult and youth division. Winner will receive Wilton products.


DECORATED CAKES & CUPCAKES

Exhibits will be judged on decoration only. Real cake or cake forms may be used. Sheet cakes are to be on cardboard not to exceed 20” in diameter. Round cakes are to be on cardboard not exceed 18” in diameter. Gingerbread house should not exceed 20” diameter. Overall height cannot exceed 24”. Cupcakes MUST be in a cupcake or muffin liner. Each cupcake must be comprised of three standard sized cupcakes per class.


DECORATED CAKES

43. Holiday Cake

44. Gingerbread House

45. Shower Cake (Baby, Wedding, etc.)

46. Birthday Cake

47. County Fair Theme Cake

DECORATED CUPCAKES

48. Holiday

49. Animal

50. Shower Cake (Baby, Wedding, etc.)

51. Birthday Cake

Food Preservation - Adult

Division 814

Standard Pint or Quart Jars PLEASE NOTE: DO NOT use the limited Edition Ball® Heritage Collection Purple jars, Spring Green jars or Blue jars for canning entries and the Ball – Wide Mouth 8 oz. Half Pint Mason Jars for the Elite Collection Design Series. It will mean an automatic disqualification. Items to be exhibited in regulation half-pint, pint or quart jars only. All canned items must use the proper headspaces deemed by the USDA; ¼” for jams and

jelly, ½” for fruits and tomatoes, 1” to ½” for low acid foods. Jars must be clean and ready to show. Visible rust on the lids or ring will mean an automatic disqualification.


CANNED FRUITS

01. Apples

02. Apricots

03. Berries

04. Cherries

05. Peaches, Yellow

06. Pears

07. Fruit, not listed (labeled)


CANNED VEGETABLES

08. Asparagus

09. Beans, Green or Wax

10. Beets

11. Black Eyed Peas or Field Peas

12. Carrots

13. Corn

14. Greens

15. New Potatoes

16. Okra

17. Peas

18. Soup Mixture

19. Mixed Vegetable

20. Tomatoes

21. Tomato Juice

22. Vegetable, not listed (labeled)


PICKLES

23. Beets

24. Bread & Butter

25. Melon

26. Okra

27. Cucumbers, Sweet

28. Cucumbers, Sour or Dill

29. Chow-Chows

30. Sweet Pepper Relish

31. Corn Relish

32. Relish, Other

33. Fruit

34. Peppers

35. Picante Sauce

36. Pickles / Relish, not listed (labeled)


PRESERVES (PINT OR HALF PINT)

(DO NOT use paraffin on preserves, jellies, jams or butter)

37. Peach

38. Pears

39. Strawberry

40. Orange Marmalade

41. Watermelon Rind Preserves

42. Miscellaneous Preserves


JELLIES

43. Apple

44. Berry

45. Grapes

46. Plum

47. Pepper

48. Peach

49. Apricot

50. Figs

51. Miscellaneous Jellies


JAMS & BUTTERS

52. Plum Butter

53. Apple Butter

54. Grape Butter

55. Strawberry Jam

56. Grape Jam

57. Plum Jam

58. Peach Jam

59. Blackberry Jam

60. Fig Jam

61. Miscellaneous Jams / Butters


DRIED FOODS

62. Vegetables

63. Fruit

64. Meats

65. Herbs

66. Seeds

67. Miscellaneous Dried Food 

Photography- Adult

Division 815 

Adult (Ages 15 and Above)

• Exhibitors may only enter two (2) photos per class.

• Only amateur photographers may enter. An amateur photographer derives no more

than 10% of their income from their photography.

• Black and White or Color photos are accepted in all classes.

• Only pictures taken since September 1st of previous year may be entered.

• Misclassified photos will be moved to the appropriate class.

IMPORTANT

• Photos must be 8” x 10” or 8” x 12” in size mounted on an 11” x 14” backing or mat. Photo’s may be mounted on top of a solid piece of card stock, poster board, matte board or a cut matte. These photo’s will receive $2.00 per photo in addition to any premium money awarded.

• Fair tags will be available when you enter your pictures, on these you will print your “EXHIBITOR NUMBER,” “YOUR NAME,” and “TITLE” of your picture. DO NOT PUT YOUR NAME ON THE BACK OF THE PICTURE.

• We will accept 5” x 7” photos mounted on a 8” x 10” mounting, but they will not be awarded the $2.00 per photo, but will be eligible for premium money.


01. Wildlife - Mammals

02. Wildlife - Birds

03. Wildlife - Insects

04. Wildlife - Other

05. Rural Oklahoma - Structures

06. Rural Oklahoma - Landscapes

07. Urban Oklahoma - Close Up

08. Urban Oklahoma - Other Views

09. Americana (Other 49 States) - Urban

10. Americana (Other 49 States) - Rural

11. International

12. Geometric & Abstract Patterns

13. People

14. Portraits - Formal

15. Portraits - Candid

16. Still Life

17. Action

18. Digitally enhanced

19. Twilight/Nighttime

20. Weather

21. At the Fair

22. Pets

23. Floral - Close Up

24. Floral - Other Views

25. Miscellaneous

• Awards: Placing Ribbons will be awarded from 1st to 5th place and premiums are as follows: 1st - $2.00; 2nd - $1.75; 3rd - $1.50; 4th - $1.25; 5th - $1.00.

 In addition each 8” x 10” photo or larger will be awarded $2.00 per photo.

• Best of Show “Grand Champion” and “Reserve Grand Champion” Rosettes will be awarded 

Stamping and Scrapbooking (Adult)

Division 817

Stamping and Scrapbooks For all scrapbook page entries, a double page layout will be necessary for judging. Please put your pages in clear “page protectors” before entering. DO NOT tape, wire or tie your pages together.


RUBBER STAMPING

01. Creativity

02. Paper

03. Non-Paper

04. Scrap Book Pages

05. Greeting Cards

06. Unusual Applications


SCRAP BOOKING

07. Creativity

08. Punch Art, Die Cuts, Embellishments

09. Borders

10. Covers, Other Than Fabric