FLORAL ART, CRAFT, PRODUCE, PHOTOGRAPHY & CHILDREN

Secretary / Janice Baldwin-Evans

produce@caerwys-show.org.uk

Download an entry form here

On the day, please take the BLUE route to the show field

RULES AND REGULATIONS

  • No exhibit to have been shown previously at the Caerwys Agricultural Show
  • All exhibits to be staged between 8:30am and 10:00am
  • Exhibits must not be removed from the produce Tent before 3:30pm on the day of the show, otherwise prize money will be withheld
  • The tent will close promptly at 10:00am for judging
  • It is the responsibility of each exhibitor to label clearly their exhibits in accordance with the Secretary’s directions
  • Please ensure that the exhibitor’s name is not visible on the exhibits
  • All exhibits must be the bona fide work of the exhibitors in whose names they are entered
  • The committee will not be responsible for any damage or loss of exhibits
  • To ensure adequate display space, the Section Secretary respectfully requests that all entry forms be received by 31st May 2022
  • THE DECISION OF THE JUDGE IS FINAL IN ALL OF THE FOLLOWING CLASSES

ALL CLASSES BELOW ARE FREE TO ENTER

Judge: PR1 – 8 Mrs M Denson

Judge: PR9 – 13 Mr K Potts

Prize cards will be issued for exhibits awarded 1st, 2nd & 3rd place.

The Caerwys Agricultural Show Perpetual Shield together with £15, kindly donated in memory of Mrs Enid Baldwin of Mostyn, will be awarded to the person gaining the most points overall.

FLORAL ART

PR1 An arrangement for a “40th Anniversary”

PR2 Collection of three herbs

PR3 An exhibit of foliage

PR4 A small garden planter –Floral arrangement- 2ft square maximum

The above arrangements to be exhibited with fresh flowers/foliage, unless otherwise stated. 

CRAFT

PR5a A hand knitted item

PR5b A crocheted item

PR6 An original short story, any subject –(open title) max 250 words

PR7 Craft item the Judge would most like to take home, any medium

PR8 A handmade card “40th Anniversary/Birthday”

PRODUCE

PR9 Victoria Sandwich, jam filled – 3 egg recipe baked in a 7″ tin 

PR10 Fruit cordial

PR11 A jar of chutney

PR12 Set recipe – Carrot Cake

Set Recipe – Carrot Cake

Ingredients:

8oz (225g) self-raising flour

2 teaspoons of baking powder

4oz (100g) carrots, grated

2 ripe bananas, mashed

5oz (150g) light Muscovado sugar

2 eggs

2oz (50g) walnuts, chopped

5 fl oz (150ml) sunflower oil

Carrot Cake Topping:

6oz (175g) full-fat soft cheese

2oz (50g) soft margarine

4oz (100g) icing sugar, sifted

A few drops of vanilla essence

Walnut halves to decorate 

Method:

Preheat the oven to 180C/350F/Gas 4

Grease the base and line an 8 inch (20cm) deep round cake tin with greased greaseproof paper. Measure all the ingredients for the cake into a large bowl and mix until thoroughly blended and smooth. Turn into the prepared tin and level the surface. Bake in the pre-heated oven for about 50-60 minutes until the cake is well risen and shrinking away from the sides of the tin. Allow to cool in the tin for a few minutes before turning out and leaving to cool completely on a wire rack.

For the topping; measure all the ingredients, except the walnuts, into a bowl, or into a food processor, and mix well until smooth. Spread over the top of the cake, swirling the top with a spatula for a decorative effect. Decorate the top with the walnut halves. Chill a little before serving.

ONLY MEN ALLOWED

Prize cards will be issued for exhibits awarded 1st, 2nd & 3rd place.

An individual prize of a bottle of whisky, kindly donated by Mrs Jan Baldwin-Evans, will be awarded to the winner of this class.

PR 13 Set Recipe – Fruit Loaf

Ingredients:

113g margarine

1 egg

113g sugar

226g self-raising flour

226g mixed fruit

Quarter of a pint of water

Method:

Put the margarine, sugar, mixed fruit and water into a saucepan. Bring to the boil until the sugar has dissolved. When the mixture is cool, add the egg and flour. Put the mixture into a lined 2lb loaf tin and bake for 60-75 minutes at 180C/350F/Gas 4 until firm to touch.

JUNIOR SECTION- Age 16 and Under

Judges: PR18-19 Mrs M Denson, PR20 Mr K Potts, PR21 Mr P Temple 

Prize cards will be issued for exhibits awarded 1st, 2nd & 3rd place.

A shield along with a cash prize £10, presented in memory of Mrs Enid Baldwin of Mostyn, will be awarded to the exhibitor gaining the most points in the Junior Section. 

PR18 A small garden planter – floral arrangement – 2ft square maximum

PR19 An original short story, any subject (open title) max 250 words

PR20 Victoria Sandwich, jam filled – 3 egg recipe baked in a 7″ tin 

PR21 Photography – “Open”

PHOTOGRAPHY

Rules and Regulations

  • Exhibits to be mounted or framed. Please ensure that the photographs do not exceed A4 in size and that the exhibitor’s name is not visible on the exhibit
  • A maximum of 3 exhibits per exhibitor, per class
  • To ensure adequate display space, the Section Secretary respectfully requests that all entry forms are received by 31st May 2022

Judge: Mr P Temple

Prize cards will be issued for exhibits awarded 1st, 2nd & 3rd place.

The Frank Armstrong Memorial Perpetual Trophy, presented by the Caerwys Agricultural Show Committee and the Flintshire Vintage and Classic Tractor Club, will be awarded to the exhibitor gaining the most points in the photography section, together with a cash prize of £30, kindly donated by Mr and Mrs D Jackson, Babell.

PHOTOGRAPHY – 2022

PR14 Open

PR15 New life

PR16 Humorous Snapshot – with caption

PR17 A Selfie Photo – with caption

Photography Competition Classes for 2023 are listed below, for information purposes only

PR14     Open

PR15     An unusual perspective

PR16     Humorous Snapshot-with caption

PR17     Capturing the Season

CHILDREN’S SECTION

Please ensure that the exhibitor’s name is not visible on their exhibits

To ensure adequate display space the Section Secretary respectfully requests that all entry forms are received by 31st May 2022.

FREE TO ENTER

Judge: Mrs A Wyn-Hughes

Prize cards will be issued for exhibits awarded 1st, 2nd & 3rd place.

A shield along with a cash prize of £8, presented in memory by Mrs Enid Baldwin of Mostyn, will be awarded to the child gaining the most points in each age group section.

5 YEARS AND UNDER

PR22 Colour the picture provided in the schedule (download here).

6 – 8 YEARS

PR23 Four decorated cupcakes

PR24 Handwriting – “A Birthday Invitation”

PR25 A sock puppet

9 – 11 YEARS

PR26 Four decorated cupcakes

PR27 Handwriting – Create an original rhyme, “The Show”

PR28 New from old – any medium – with description. Base size no bigger than A4 paper.