Sheep Poster Contest

The Sheep Poster Contest allows contestants age 18 and under to enter posters on the subjects of breed promotion, wool promotion, and meat promotion.

Classes

  • Class 1: Breed promotion
  • Class 2: Wool promotion
  • Class 3: Meat promotion

Only one entry per class.  

All classes will be judged in four age divisions:

  • Mini  – 7 years old and under
  • Junior – 8 to 10 years old
  • Intermediate – 11 to 13 years old
  • Senior – 14 to 18 years old

 Entries will be judged on:

  1. Idea expressed
  2. Information given
  3. Construction

Trophies and ribbons will be awarded in all classes.

Special Trophy For Best Maryland Entry!


How to Enter

Posters must be submitted on standard poster board, 14″ x 22″ or 22″ x 28″.  Posters may be in any medium. Please do not use any copyrighted characters. Artist’s name may not appear on the front of the poster. On the back of the poster, the contestant must have their full name, age group, class of entry and address.

Posters must be received by mail before May 3, or may be entered in person on Friday, May 5 between 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. Entries will be judged at 3:00 p.m. Posters will not be released before 4:30 p.m. on Sunday, May 7, and must be claimed by 5:30 p.m. Unclaimed posters become the property of the Maryland Sheep Breeders Association.

Mail posters to: Maryland Sheep & Wool Festival, c/o Elaine Reedy, 15615 Bushy Park Road, Woodbine, MD 21797

Mailed entries must be received by Wednesday, May 3.

 

 

2017 Catalog Cover Art Competition Winner

Congratulations to Britt Silkey of Frostburg, MD for her winning entry in the 2017 Cover Art Competition.

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More results have been posted for your perusal -- Club Lamb Jackpot, Fine Arts Competition, Grand Lamb Cook-Off (with recipes!), Junior Spinning Contest, Poster Contest, Queen Contest, and Sheep Photo Contest.

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Results for the Sheep Show and Fleece Show have been added to the Results page on our website:

sheepandwool.org/2017-festival/results/

Congratulations to the winners, and everyone else who entered. You're all winners to us!
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Sheep-to-Shawl results are here! Here is how it played out:

Champion
Friends thru Fiber, Waynesboro, PA
Michelle Lushbaugh, Captain
Auction Price: $325

2nd
Butler County Pedalers, Saxonburg, PA
Marilyn Merbach, Captain
Auction Price: $200

3rd
Spin City, Brooklyn, NY
Mayine Lynn Yu, Captain
Auction Price: $200

4th
Fiber Friends, Clarksburg, MD
Elaine Parry, Captain
Auction Price: $300

5th
The Blues Sisters, Baltimore, MD
Chris Gahs, Captain
Auction Price: $150

If anyone has pictures, please share!

Checks from the shawl auction will be in the mail this week.
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