Rules

Golden Eye Drake by Sylvan Lamborde

  • Carvers are allowed to submit their original work only –  kits, machine duplicates, rough outs are not approved but blanks and cutouts are approved.
  • Unlimited number of entries per carver, but no piece may be entered in more than one category
  • Blue ribbon carvers may enter their work in the next highest class or stay in their current class the following year
  • If fewer than 3 pieces are entered in a category, the judges may assign the piece(s) to another appropriate category
  • Placards and nameplates identifying the carver must be covered until after the judging.
  • By entering, carvers agree to display pieces until 5pm Saturday, at which time they’ll be released to owner or representative.
  • Show setup Friday, 3-8pm and Saturday, 7-9am
  • Awards will be presented based on the decisions of the judges – judging will start at 9:30am Saturday
  • Decisions of the judges are final and judges reserve the right to disallow carvings which don’t meet judges standards.
  • Only pieces carved since the previous show may be entered. Name and completion date must be permanently affixed with name covered for judging.
  • Entries created as a classroom project or with instructor assist will not be permitted. Originality continues to be strongly encouraged.