2020 Junior Grange Craft Projects
All projects will be judged in groups as follows: Ages 5-8; 9-11; and 12-14
All crafts need to be labeled with Name, address, Junior Grange, County
Note: Each Junior Grange is allowed to send a total of 15 craft projects to States Grange for state-level judging. You may send one for each age group for all five projects. Junior dues MUST be currant/up to date.
Alternative Sugar Bakking
USING your own recipe, make any item such as a muffin, cookie, (doz.) cake (8x8) granola (2 cups) etc., that has NO white, brown, confectioner or artificial sweetner; but uses an alternative or Natural sweetner like honey, applesauce, agave, maple syrup, or molasses. May also use nuts, chips, spices, dried fruit, etc. Use disposable paper plate/container for judging.
JUDGING: Flavor - 40% Appearance - 30% Texture - 30%
Use one or more "real" leaves, press or preserve in some/any way (waxing, silicone, shellac, decoupage, etc.) Make a craft picure, animal, collage, etc. May decorate using paint, google eyes, felt etc. Finished size not to exceed 12"x12"x12".
JUDGING: Creativity - 40% Workmanship - 30% Appearance - 30%
Make a craft using pieces of a puzzle (any size or type of puzzle). May be decorated and/or colored in any manner using any medium. Size not to exceed 8" in any direction.
JUDGING: Creativity -40% Workmanship - 30% Appearance - 30%
Start with a 8"x11" stockk card, (any color) Makke a card of thoughtfulness or greetings for someone. Verse/poem can be original (encouraged) oar standardized. May be decorated in amy manner using any medium. May be flat or folded or dimensional.
JUDGING: Creativity - 40% Workmanship - 30% Appearance -30%
Sensosry Toy or Craft Creation
Using any material (touch - could be sandpaper, clay, cloth - soft or textured) Stress relieving, smell, or visual (such as a treasure jar, or vivid colors.) Can be used ofr any age to stimulate a sensory perception and be interesting, may be entertaining. May decorate. Size no larger than 8" in any direction. NO GLASS.
JUDGING: Creativity - 30% Workmanship - 40% Appearance - 30%
* OJAY (Older Junior and Youth) Craft Project
Older Junior Grange member (age 10-14) as well as Youth members up to the age of 21 may enter items such as scrapbooks, banners, posters, Agri-Basic report, Legislative craft, digital photography, needle-point, wood sewing etc. ANYTHING that has been worked on in the past year, and compacted/able to fit in a 12"x12"x12" space for ease of transport. All entries to be judged at State Grange session.
Judging: Creativity - 30% Workmanship - 40% Appearance - 30%
J/G ART & PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST
Rules for this contest can be found by clicking here and scrolling to the bottom of the page.
NATIONAL GRANGE JUNIOR PROJECTS here