School Display

School-Aged Art Display

For Students from Kindergarten to Grade 8 ONLY


  • No entry fee. No Fair Membership Number required for School Display entries.
  • All articles must arrive on Friday, August 31, 2018 before 12:00 noon.
  • Tickets must be printed in ink with Class (Grade Level), Section Number, full name and address or full name and school name.
  • Maximum size for all entries is 12×18 unless the size or a new maximum is specified.  Any entries not meeting size restriction will be disqualified.
  • Entries are permitted for your current grade and any older grade. Open and posters are for all age groups.
  • Entries must be picked up between 4:30 and 5:00 on Saturday, September 2nd. After 5:00, only prize winners will be saved.
  • All prize money can be collected from the Secretary’s Booth on Saturday, September 2nd after 1:00 p.m.
  • Questions? Please contact:  Kate Myers

Prizes:              1st – $3.00                   2nd – $2.00                  3rd – $1.00



  1. Collage of animals
  2. Painting
  3. Handprint Art
  4. Crayon picture of your pet 8½x11
  5. Cut and Paste picture
  6. Tissue paper butterflies
  7. Geometric shape creature made from construction paper
  8. Creature made from egg cartons
  9. Paper bag puppet
  10. Alphabet Art
  11. Sunflower art

CLASS:  Grades 1 & 2

  1. A design using only primary (red, yellow, blue) or only secondary (purple, orange, green) colours
  2. Pencil crayon drawing of fall trees 8½x11
  3. Original Flowers
  4. Crayon picture of farm life 8½x11
  5. Monster sculpture using 3D shapes (boxes, tubes…) max height 1m
  6. Decorated crown
  7. Picture created using crayon rubbings of different surfaces
  8. Barnyard animal made from paper plates
  9. Cut and Paste picture using construction paper
  10. Design using all free-form shapes or all geometric shapes
  11. Hand or foot print art



CLASS:  Grades 3 & 4

  1. Decorated paper fan
  2. Cut and paste dragon
  3. Pencil crayon picture
  4. Create a symmetrical design (mirror image)
  5. Design using all warm (red, yellow …) or all cool colours (blue, green …)
  6. A picture created using different textures
  7. Castle created from 3D shapes (boxes, tubes …) max. height 1m
  8. Picture or Design using buttons
  9. Design using a variety of types of lines 8½x11
  10. Name art
  11. Geometric design using marker



CLASS:  Grades 5 & 6

  1. Coat of Arms 8½x11
  2. Original wrapping paper design that uses a repeated pattern
  3. Art using numbers in a design
  4. Disney character hand drawn
  5. A design using 2 complimentary colours (red/green, purple/yellow, blue/orange) 8½x11
  6. Multi-medium scene (paper, paint, pastel, etc.)
  7. Colour pencil picture             8½x11
  8. Colourful Fish drawing/design
  9. Decorate cube
  10. Running shoe outline decorated
  11. Pointillism picture (made of points) using Q-Tips/paint or marker 8½x11



CLASS:   Grades 7 & 8

  1. Original Poem 8½x11
  2. Scene using pastels
  3. Painting
  4. Wildlife Picture
  5. Wanted poster 8½x11
  6. Cartoon picture 8½x11
  7. Picture to represent a Song
  8. Pencil sketch 8½x11
  9. Design created by using one geometric shape (circles, triangles…)
  10. Picture showing foreground and background
  11. Line Art

CLASS:   Posters   (12 x 18)

  1. Personal Safety (bike, swimming, road, etc.)
  2. Anti-Bullying
  3. Advertising A Sporting Event
  4. Promoting Farm Life
  5. Anti Smoking Poster
  6. Promoting Healthy and Active Lifestyles
  7. Promoting an Environmental Issue

CLASS:   Open

  1. Handmade jewellery
  2. Decorated Flower Pot
  3. 3D Scene from a nursery rhyme (eg. the house of the three little pigs)
  4. Cinderella’s coach made from a small pumpkin
  5. Castle made from recyclable materials (bottle caps, cans, jugs…)
  6. Paper mache article
  7. Wildflower or weed arrangement in a container
  8. Homemade mini Scarecrow (max height 3 ft.)
  9. Sports pennant
  10. An original placemat
  11. Box decorated for a special occasion
  12. Wooden spoon character
  13. Original dream catcher – not using a kit
  14. One blown egg decorated and displayed in a decorated egg carton section
  15. Melted Crayon Art
  16. Original Lego creation
  17. Sock Animal
  18. Display of collected items (shells, stones…) in cardboard lid (attach if possible)
  19. Handmade bird house
  20. Creature from Pom-poms and pipe cleaners