Project Description

ART & PHOTOGRAPHY

Enniscrone Show

ENNISCRONE & DISTRICT AGRICULTURAL & INDUSTRIAL SHOW

Art & Photography

Art is a diverse range of human activities in creating visual, auditory or performing artefacts, expressing the author’s imaginative, conceptual ideas, or technical skill, intended to be appreciated for their beauty or emotional power.

The first color photograph was taken in 1861 by James Maxwell, the British physicist.

Enniscrone Show - Art Section - Cover

Rules pertaining to Home Industries Section

  • Strictly No entries will be taken on the day of show.
  • All Entries to be in place by 9.30am and judging will commence at 10.30am sharp.
  • Entries must be the work of Amateur Exhibitors.
  • Closing date for Entries Friday 5th July at 4 pm.
  • The Show will not take responsibility for any loss or damage to exhibitor’s property.
  • Farm Produce, Horticulture, All entries must be grown by the competitor, incorrect dimensions or an excessive number of vegetables, fruit etc will be disqualified.
  • Arts, Crafts, Photography, Woodwork must be the unaided work of the competitor and should not have been shown previously at Enniscrone Show. All work should comply with the dimensions stated.
  • Cookery. All entries must be the un-aided, home-produced work of the exhibitor. Entries should comply with numbers and dimensions stated.
  • Flowers. All entries must be homegrown except in the case of wildflowers, Entries should comply with numbers and dimensions stated.
  • Junior Entries should have the Date of Birth of entrant written on the front of the exhibit card. The upper age limit for junior entrants 18yrs on 31st December. Please ensure that you enter into the correct age category class.
  • ALL ENTRANTS SHOULD ENSURE CORRECT CLASS NUMBER IS ATTACHED TO THEIR EXHIBIT; A FREE GATE ENTRY PASS WILL BE GIVEN WITH TEN OR MORE ENTRIES IN THE SENIOR SECTION.

Senior Art
All paintings to be maximum of A2 (594 mm x 420 mm)
130 STILL LIFE, any medium
131 LANDSCAPE OR SEASCAPE any medium
132 ANY OTHER ACRYLIC, OIL or WATERCOLOUR
133 CHARCOAL, PEN & INK (any subject)
134 ABSTRACT PAINTING any medium

Junior Art and Handwriting
Entry Fee and prizes can be found in the schedule.
Please ensure that D.O.B. is written on the front of exhibit card also that entries are in the correct class and age group.
AGE 6 AND UNDER ​
136 PICTURE (any medium) Paint, Crayon etc on A4 sheet only
AGE 7 TO 9 ​
137 PICTURE {any medium} Paint, Pen, Crayon, etc on A4 sheet only
138 SPECIMEN OF HANDWRITING, any poem first verse only
AGE 10 TO 12 ​
139 PICTURE (any medium) Paint, Pen, Crayon etc on A4 sheet only
140 SPECIMEN OF HANDWRITING any poem first verse only
141 COMPOSE A LIMERICK any topical subject, A4 sheet
AGE 13 TO 18 ​
142 PICTURE (any medium including computer graphic) maximum size A2 (60 x 42cm)

Intellectual Disability Art Section
Entry Fee and prizes can be found in the schedule
135 BEST PICTURE (Any Medium) max size A2 (60 x 42 cm)

Family Group
143 COMPOSE A LIMERICK – any subject (on an A4 sheet)

Photography
The best overall photograph will be awarded the Mary Guy Memorial Perpetual Cup.
All entries must be in a plastic pocket envelope or mounted on card.
Entries No Bigger than A4 (297mm x 210mm)
Entries may be in colour or in black & white
144 PHOTOGRAPH OF ENNISCRONE or CASTECONNOR
145 LANDSCAPE PHOTOGRAPH (Name location)
146 SEASONAL SCENES (Autumn, Winter, Spring, Summer)
147 PEOPLE AT WORK
148 NATURE, FLORA AND FAUNA
149 PROTRAITURE (young and old)
150 FUNNIEST PHOTOGRAPH (any topic, person or creature)
151 SPORTS, LEISURE AND PLEASURE ACTIVITIES

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