Why not make the most of your time at the Village Show and enter one of our many show classes.

Download an Entry Form here.

Entries can only be accepted from those who have submitted entry forms by the closing date Wednesday 11th July 2018. Download the Rules of the Show here.

We've also compiled some handy Hints and Tips to make sure your exhibit is the best it can be. Also take a look at our List of Trophies for 2018 with 2017 winners listed.

If you'd like to enter Class 81 which is a colouring challenge for School Years 1 and 2 please download a PDF of this years Clown Drawing.

We regret that entries cannot be accepted on the day.

SECTION A - VEGETABLES AND FRUIT - Judge: D Collins

VEGETABLES

1 - POTATOES, 5 coloured of one cultivar

2 - POTATOES, 5 white of one cultivar

3 - BEETROOTS, 2 of one cultivar (foliage to be trimmed to 7.5cm)

4 - CARROTS, 3 of one cultivar (foliage to be trimmed to 7.5cm)

5 - GARLIC, 3 heads of one cultivar

6 - SALAD ONIONS, 6 of one cultivar

7 - ONIONS, 3 of one cultivar, tops tied down

8 - SHALLOTS, 6 pickling, of one cultivar

9 - PEAS, 6 Pods of one cultivar (stalks to be attached)

10 - BEANS, 6 French of one cultivar (stalks to be attached)

11 - BEANS, 3 Runners of one cultivar (stalks to be attached)

12 - CHERRY TOMATOES, 8 of one cultivar, diameter not exceeding 3.5cm (calyces are to be left attached)

13 - RHUBARB, 3 stalks of one cultivar (foliage to be trimmed to 7.5cm)

14 - COURGETTES, 3 of one cultivar

15 - CUCUMBERS, 2 of one cultivar

16 - LETTUCE, 2 of one cultivar

17 - HERBS, 4 kinds of culinary herbs one stem of each in a vase (no flowers)

18 - VEGETABLES, 2 of a kind vegetables not included in this schedule

FRUIT

19 - CURRANTS, 1 bunch, any kind

20 - STRAWBERRIES, 5 on a plate (no foliage) of one cultivar, stalks attached

21 - RASPBERRIES, 5 on a plate (no foliage) of one cultivar, stalks attached

22 - GOOSEBERRIES, 5 on a plate (no foliage) one cultivar, stalks attached

 

SECTION B - FLOWERS - Judge: TBA

23 - SWEETPEAS 9 stems, in one vase

24 - ROSE, 1 large bloom, red

25 - ROSE, 1 large bloom, any colour

26 - ROSE, 1 large bloom, bi-colour

27 - ROSE, 3 stems, cluster, in one vase

28 - ROSE, a vase of mixed roses (no limit to size or number)

29 - ANNUALS & HERBACEOUS PERENNIALS, mixed in a vase, NO SHRUBS or ROSES

30 - ANNUALS, mixed, 6 stems, in one vase

31 - HERBACEOUS PERENNIALS, 3 stems of one kind in a vase, NO SHRUBS or ROSES

32 - HOSTA LEAVES, 3 in a vase, mixed or the same

33 - FLOWERING SHRUB, 1 stem in one vase

34 - FLOWERING SHRUBS, 3 stems in a vase, mixed or the same

35 - ONE PERFECT but LONELY FLOWER, in a vase, pot size not to exceed 25cm (9 in)

36 - FUCHSIA, any variety bush or shrub

37 - BEGONIA, one plant

38 - PELARGONIUM, one plant

39 - AFRICAN VIOLET, one plant

40 - FLOWERING POT PLANT, excluding Fuchsia, Begonia and Pelargonium

41 - FOLIAGE, one pot plant

42 - MOST UNUSUAL pot plant, named

43 - CACTUS, one specimen

44 - SUCCULENT, one specimen

 

SECTION C - FLORAL ARRANGEMENTS - Judge: Gaenor Circus

Note: Entries for all classes are open to all competitors

45 - MONOCHROME, to fit in a space of 600mm NO HEIGHT RESTRICTION

46 - TWILIGHT, an accessory may be included, to fit in a space of 600mm.  NO HEIGHT RESTRICTION

47 - COLOUR ME A RAINBOW, accessories may be used to fit in a space of 600mm. NO HEIGHT RESTRICTION

48 - A TASTE OF THE ORIENT, to fit in a space of 600mm. Accessories can be used, NO HEIGHT RESTRICTION

49 - A LADIES COURSAGE, maybe for the wrist ,a bag or to pin on a garment

 

SECTION D - HOME PRODUCE - Judge: Anne Hayes

50 - A SMALL LOAF OF BREAD  , bread maker permitted

51 - 5 BROWN BREAD ROLLS

52 - 5 CHEESE STRAWS

53 - A SAVOURY QUICHE max. Size 203mm.

54 - 5 SULTANA SCONES

55 - 5 PIECES OF SHORTBREAD

56 - 5 CUP CAKES, decorated

57 - A VICTORIA SPONGE with Jam ( 6oz /175 gr recipe)

58 - A Jar of MARMALADE

59 - A Jar of CHUTNEY

 

SECTION E - HANDICRAFTS - Judge: Christine Marks Jeffery

Notes:  Entries for Classes 60 to 66 to have been made within the last two years. Exhibits to fit in a space no more than 600mm square unless stated.

60 - A CUSHION ,made in patchwork, quilted, or machined embroidered, max. size 400mm

61 - A GREETING CARD  complete with verse, to fit in a space of 203mm

62 - A STUFFED TOY,

63 - An ITEM made from RECYCLED THINGS

64 - A HAND KNITTED or CROCHET ITEM

65 - A COLLAGE, as details of class 60, these may be combined or just choose one skill.

66 - Any other craft item

 

SECTION F - PAINTINGS AND DRAWINGS - Judge: Alison Milner-Gulland

Note: No painting or drawing to be larger than 600mm x 600mm.  All entries must have been completed within the last 2 years and be ready to hang.  Paintings that are not ready to hang will be not be judged.

67 - SEASCAPE

68 - STILL LIFE

69 - PORTRAIT OF A PERSON

70 - PORTRAIT OF AN ANIMAL

71 - SUSSEX LIFE

 

SECTION G – PHOTOGRAPHS - Judge: Pippa Mackenzie

All photographs must have been taken within the last two years. To be delivered for judging prior to the Show to Mr C Hunt, The Mill House, The Hollow, West Chiltington, RH20 2QA by 7pm on Wednesday July 11th 2018.

ADULTS

72 - YOUR VILLAGE

73 - LIGHT AND DARK

74 - LOVE

75 - A WILDLIFE PORTRAIT

CHILDREN

76 - INTERESTING SHAPES IN NATURE

77 - FAMILY

 

SECTION H - CHILDRENS CLASSES - Judge: Louise Mursell

Note: Age and school year of exhibitor at date of Show must be stated on the entry form. No joint entries are accepted. All paintings, drawings and written work must be mounted, maximum size A4. Presentation will be taken into consideration by judges.

PRE-SCHOOL AND NURSERY (AT DATE OF SHOW)

78 - A COLLAGE FUN IN THE PLAYGROUND 600x600mm

YEARS 1 AND 2 (AT DATE OF SHOW)

79 - MINI GARDEN (Produced in groups of no more than four)

80 - A PLANT GROWN IN A POT

81 - A COLOURED IN PICTURE, given by the committee. Download PDF of this years Clown Drawing here.

SCHOOL YEAR 3 TO SCHOOL YEAR 6 (AT DATE OF SHOW)

82 - A GREETING CARD, given space 203mm

83 - An A4 COPY OF A FAMOUS PAINTING

84 - A MODEL made OUT OF PLAY-DOH or SALT DOUGH

SCHOOL YEAR 7 TO SCHOOL YEAR 11 (AT DATE OF SHOW)

85 - DESIGN A COVER FOR A FAMOUS BOOK

SECTION I - SPECIAL CLASSES - OPEN TO ALL AGES AND ABILITIES - Judge: Christine Marks Jeffery

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