2021 Tillamook County Fair, August 11th-14th!!!
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Art Department

Kathy Jensen, Superintendent

For questions call Kathy 503-856-4158

The Art Department encourages all Tillamook County residents to submit their BEST works. The emphasis is on ORIGINALITY and SKILL. No photocopies, Original computer generated work may be entered in Lot 29, Cartooning or original computer art.

1. Work exhibited must be the work of the exhibitor and produced by a Tillamook County resident, have been completed within the last two years and never have been exhibited in former Tillamook County Fairs.
2. Exhibitors may enter up to 4 art works and/or 4 poetry entries. These works may be entered in the same or different Lots. ONLY ONE FIRST, SECOND AND THIRD PLACE PREMIUM WILL BE AWARDED IN EACH LOT, IN EACH DIVISION.
3. Adult entries must be framed and wired for hanging. Juvenile work may be framed and wired, matted or mounted. Poetry: see requirements in #36.
4. Superintendent will be responsible that exhibits are entered in the right Class and Lot.

6. Tillamook County Fair Board will NOT be responsible for theft or breakage of any entry.

A. Amateur Adult
B. Professional Adult
C. Pre-School
D. Grades 1, 2, 3
E. Grades 4, 5, 6
F. Junior High
G. High School

Class 1 – Paintings on Paper Stock (e.g. Watercolor, Acrylic)
Lot #
1. Abstract
2. Animals, Wildlife
3. City Scape
4. Fantasy
5. Floral
6. Tillamook County Historical Site or Theme
7. Landscape
8. Marine Scene
9. Portrait, Human Subject
10. Seascape
11. Still Life

Class 2 – Paintings on Panels (e.g. Oil, Acrylic, Encaustic)
Lot #
12. Abstract
13. Animals, Wildlife
14. City Scape
15. Fantasy
16. Floral
17. Tillamook County Historical Site or Theme
18. Landscape
19. Marine Scene
20. Portrait, Human Subject
21. Seascape
22. Still Life

Class 3 – Drawings, Other Media
Lot #
23. Pencil, charcoal or ink drawing (monochrome)
24. Pencil, pastel, ink drawing (color)
25. Drawing portrait, human subjects (any drawing medium)
26. Drawing, animals, wildlife (any drawing medium)
27. Drawing, landscapes (any drawing medium)
28. Drawing, still life (any drawing medium)
29. Printmaking (etching, lithograph, woodcut, silkscreen, monoprint)
30. Collage, mixed media, calligraphy
31. Cartooning or original computer art
32. Abstract
33. Fantasy, subject not listed
34. Tillamook County Historical Site or Theme
35. Seascape/Marine Floral

Class 4 – Literary Arts
Lot #
36. Poetry: Poems must be original and unpublished. Awards will be given for quality of expression in rhyme and free verse. Submit two typed copies, 12-14 pt. plain font, 8 ½” x 11”, with name in lower left corner. No frames, mats, or illustrations. Copies will not be returned.


Your Community Supports the Arts!

Superintendent’s Award - $10 and a Special Award Ribbon will be given to an outstanding work depicting the fair theme, Country Nights & Carnival Lights.
Joe Champion Award - $10 will be given by the Fair Board to a work depicting a historical event or place in Tillamook County.
Coast Printing & Stationery Award - $15 certificate for art materials for an outstanding amateur work in any media.
Steven Did It Award - $25 for best use of framing and/or matting to compliment a work of art.
KTIL Award - $10 to an outstanding work in youth divisions C, D or E. (Grades pre-school thru 6).
Headlight-Herald Award - $10 to an outstanding work by a junior high student.
Denny’s Restaurant Awards - $20 gift certificate to the Top 2 judged Best of Class in Classes 1-3.
Nestucca Valley Artisans Award - $50 award for the exhibit named Best of Show.
The Barton Family Award - $25 will be given by Tammy Barton & Family to an outstanding work by a high school student.
Steven Robert Heine Award - $20 to an outstanding poem, that most conveys the spirit of Tillamook County.
Agriculture Art Award - $100 will be given by Golden Mist Dairy to the exhibit in any class that best relates to agriculture.
Thinking Outside The Box Award - $10 will be given by Sherryl Klingelhofer to an entry in Div. C-G for the most creative thinking in the exhibitor’s art work.
My Fair Favorite Award - $10 will be given by Randy Klingelhofer to an entry in Division C – D for the best picture of kids depicting their favorite thing to do at the fair.
Mother Nature’s Child Award - $10 will be given by Randy Klingelhofer who has the best nature based art work in Division C – D.
Eye Voltage Award - $10 will be given by Sherryl Klingelhofer to someone whose art work visually catches your eye from a distance in Division C – G.
The Ray & Debi Hartford Award - $10 each to the top two outstanding poems, any topic, in free verse.
Fairgoers view the 2017 fair Art entries, be sure to get your exhibits entered this year by 10:00 A.M. Tuesday, August 7th.

Tillamook County Fairgrounds
4603 East 3rd Street
Tillamook, OR, 97141

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