HOW TO REGISTER
From origami to canning and sewing to Lego models, the Arts & Crafts competitions has categories for all just waiting for you to take on the challenge. Still perfecting your ribbon-winning masterpieces? No problem, register online in just a few quick steps!
Are you a designer from Dallas, a craftsman from Corpus or a Photographer from Plainview? Wherever you are and whatever you love to do, the State Fair’s Arts & Crafts have got you covered! Each category is organized into a designated department as seen below. To learn more about each department and the various classes, download the handbook (available in March) and locate the desired Arts & Crafts section you wish to enter. After registering online, all that’s left to do is get creative and produce your masterpiece!
Dept. A: Fine Art
Dept. B: Ceramics and Hand-Painted China
Dept. C: Designer Craftsman
Dept. D: Dolls
Dept. E: Canning
Dept. F: Hobby Collections
Dept. G: Holiday Corner
Dept. H: Needlepoint, Crewel, and Counted Cross Stitch
Dept. I: Needlework and Sewing
Dept. J: Afghans, Rugs, Quilts, and Bedspreads
Dept. K: Photography
Dept. L: Scale Models
Dept. M: Glue-A-Shoe
Dept. N: The Great Pumpkin Challenge
Dept. O: Butter Sculpture
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