School Arts & Crafts

For More Information Contact

Superintendent – Candice Grooms
575-496-7969 
candice.grooms79@gmail.com

THEME: “Like, totally 80’s”

ENTRY FEES: NONE

THANKS TO THE GENEROSITY OF VFW 6917 ENTRY IS FREE. 
No individual entries accepted – Only open to Southern NM public and private schools and home school associations. (Schools in Doña Ana, Bernalillo, Catron, Grant, Hidalgo, Luna, Otero, Sierra, Socorro, Valencia and El Paso Counties.)

SCHOOL ENTRY FORM: 

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EXHIBIT SET-UP:

Friday, September 24, 9-noon
Sunday, September 26, 1-4
Monday, September 27, 9-6:30
Tuesday, September 28, 9-5

PICK UP DATES:

Sunday, October 3, 2021 at 4:00pm – 6:00pm
If alternate time is needed, you may contact Dona Ana County to make arrangements.

Schools

AWARDS:

Grand Champion
Reserve Grand Champion

Best of Show
Pre-School & Kindergarten
• Elementary – under 500 students
• Elementary – over 500 students 
• Middle School/Junior High
• High Schools
• Multi-Level SchoolYouth Organization ages 11 and under
• Youth Organization ages 18 and under

2nd Best of Show
Pre-School & Kindergarten
• Elementary – under 500 students
• Elementary – over 500 students 
• Middle School/Junior High
• High Schools
• Multi-Level SchoolYouth Organization ages 11 and under
• Youth Organization ages 18 and under

3rd Best of Show
Pre-School & Kindergarten
• Elementary – under 500 students
• Elementary – over 500 students 
• Middle School/Junior High
• High Schools
• Multi-Level SchoolYouth Organization ages 11 and under
• Youth Organization ages 18 and under

JUDGING CRITERIA: (100 POINTS TOTAL)

GENERAL REQUIREMENTS (10 POINTS)
1. School Name
2. Individual Tags

ELEMENTS/ PRINCIPLES OF ART
(30 POINTS)
1. Uses a variety of elements (line, shape, form, color, texture)
2. Principles of Art applied (balance, contrast, rhythm, unity) 
3. Variety of media

CREATIVITY
(30 POINTS)
1. Expression 
2. Originality and Imagination 
3. Individuality

OVERALL DISPLAY
(30 POINTS)
1. Shows Effort
2. Overall Interest and Appeal 
3. Follows Theme

SCHOOL ARTS & CRAFTS GENERAL RULES:

1. All public and private schools and home school associations in Southern New Mexico are encouraged to enter student artwork from any school subject area.

2. Each participating school should designate an adult representative who will work with the School Arts Superintendent and will be in charge of gathering, displaying and dismantling student artwork. 
The representative’s name/names should be forwarded to the Superintendent by Thursday, September 23, 2021.

3. A sign indicating the name of the school/home school association should be included in the exhibit.

4. Each individuals work should have an identifying tag attached to it. Tags should include School, Teacher, Grade, and First Name of Student. First and Last Name of Student should be on the back of artwork. Class projects should include the names of all the students.

5. ALL TRASH MUST BE DUMPED IN THE DUMPSTER during Set-up and Clean-up. The barrel trash cans in the building are for visitor use only.

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