Must be a resident of Winneshiek County. No professionals (Exception-If you are a professional welder you may enter the other two classes). No restorations. Names should not be visible during judging After judging the public may view and take pictures, if desired There is no entry deadline. So you can bring your creation and entry any time before July 11, 2017 at 1pm.
If you’ve built a corn planter in a farm shop or a birdhouse in a basement, this contest is for you.
Classes are to be judged and scored as follows: 25 points - Originality, 25 points - Degree of difficulty, 50 points - Workmanship PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARD - Anyone attending may vote on their entry overall without regard to the scorecard used by the judges.
All entries must include written or typed information telling the judges what you actually made yourself, if you made an improvement to an existing item and what was purchased as a kit or factory built parts. If necessary you may include an explanation of what your entry is and directions for its use.
Small cash prizes awarded to winners
Contest to be held at Winneshiek County Fair on Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at 1:00 PM in the Variety Tent. Entries too large to display under the tent will be placed outside.All entries are to be removed 30 minutes after contest is complete