Event Date
15th Jun 2024

Homes Section

Kindly sponsored by Stirling Trophies
This section is open to all residents of nursing, residential homes and day centres
All entries to be brought to the home industries stand on Thursday 13th June 2024 from 2pm - 6pm
Individuals own work, no groups
Entry fee: 30p per entry
Prize Money : 1st £5, 2nd £3, 3rd £2

The Ballymena Medical Supplies Trophy is presented to the home/care centre gaining the most points in classes 68 - 71 based on 1st - 3 points, 2nd = 2 points, 3rd = 1 point
home industries area
Jackie McNeill (Judge)
Class: 68 Coloured In Picture - Templates Provided By Show

Prizes: 1st - £6, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 69 Any Painting - Any Medium - Framed Or Unframed

Description:

will be judged on artwork only

Prizes: 1st - £6, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 70 Any Craft Item - Any Medium

Prizes: 1st - £6, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 71 A Thank You Card

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30

Schools Craftwork Section

All entries to be brought to the home industries stand on Thurs 13th June 2024 from 2pm - 6pm
Classes confined to school children only
Identification of exhibitor must not be displayed on the front of any exhibit
All schoolchildren can enter either via their school or on their own but pupils must be from the stated class restriction
Entry Fee: 30p per entry

The Janes Kitchen Cup will be awarded to the school gaining the most points in classes 72 - 104 based on 1st = 3 points, 2nd = 2 points, 3rd = 1 point
The Kennedy Trophy will be awarded for the best article in ceramics
Prize Money: 1st £5, 2nd £3, 3rd £2
home industries area
Annabelle Woodcock (Judge)
Class: 72 A Decorated Flower Pot - Key Stage 1

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 73 A Decorated Flower Pot - Key Stage 2

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 74 An Original Lego Model, Not From a Kit - Key Stage 1

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 75 An Original Lego Model With Wheels, Not From a Kit - Key Stage 2

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 76 Collage - Using Paper/Sweet Wrappers/Recyclable Materials - P1 and P2 only

Description:

A4 landscape- mounted on paper or card

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 77 Collage - Using Coloured Plastic Bottle Tops/Tissue Paper/Recyclable Materials

Description:

P3 or P4 only
A4 landscape- mounted on paper or card

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 78 Any Article In Ceramics P5, P6 or P7 classes only

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 79 Any Small Craft Item - P1 Pupils Only

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 80 Any Small Craft Item - P2 Pupils Only

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 81 Any Small Craft Item - P3 Pupils Only

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 82 Any Item Depicting An aspect Of "The World Around Us" - P4 Pupils Only

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 83 Any Item Depicting An Aspect Of "The World Around Us" - P5 Pupils Only

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 84 Any Item Depicting An Aspect Of "The World Around Us" - P6 Pupils Only

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 85 Any Item Depicting An Aspect Of "The World Around Us" - P7 Pupils Only

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30

Schools Artwork

All artwork and hand writing entries to be brought to reception, Ballymena Showgrounds on Friday 31st May 2024 from 2pm - 6pm and placed in the entry box marked school entries
Classes confined to school children only
Identification of exhibitor must not be displayed on the front of any exhibit and names should only be written on the back
Individuals own work, no groups
All schoolchildren can enter either via their school or on their own but pupils must be from the stated class restriction

All work to be mounted on card or paper

Entry fee = 30p per entry
Prize Money - 1st = £5, 2nd = £3, 3rd = £2
home industries area
Marlinda Orr (Judge)
Class: 86 Painting Entitled "People Who Help Us Or My House" - P1 Pupils Only

Description:

A4 Portrait

Prizes: 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 87 Crayon/Oil Pastel Painting Entitled "An Underwater Scene Or My Favourite Animal" - P2 Pupils Only

Description:

A4 Landscape

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 88 Painting Entitled " On The Farm Or An Endangered Animal" - P3 Pupils Only

Description:

A4 Landscape

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 89 Painting Entitled "Dinosaurs Or Helping Wildlife" - P4 Pupils Only

Description:

A4 Landscape

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 90 Any Medium - Entitled "Space Or My Favourite Season" - P5 Pupils Only

Description:

A4 Landscape

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 91 Printing With Paint Using A Variety Of Materials - P6 Pupils Only

Description:

Create a repeat print or an original superhero with its name
A4 Portrait

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 92 Computer Art - Design a Poster To Highlight Farm Safety Or a Poster To Encourage Recycling

Description:

P7 Pupils Only
A4 Portrait

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30

Schools Writing Section

All writing entries, in their classes to be brought to Reception, Ballymena Showgrounds on Friday 31st May 2024 from 2pm - 6pm and placed in the entry box marked school entries
Classes confined to school children only.
Identification of exhibitor must not be displayed on the front of the exhibit and names should only be written on the back.
Individuals own work - no groups
All schoolchildren can enter either via their school or on their own, but pupils must be from the stated class restriction
Entry fee: 30p per entry
Prize money: 1st £5, 2nd £3, 3rd £2

All work to be mounted on card or paper
home industries area
Anne Lowry (Judge)
Class: 93 Any Piece of Writing Within The Six Genres - P4 Pupils Only

Description:

A4 Portrait
Single Side Only

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 94 Any Piece of Writing Within The Six Genres - P5 Pupils Only

Description:

A4 Portrait
Single Side Only

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 95 Any Piece of Writing Within The Six Genres - P6 Pupils Only

Description:

A4 portrait
Single Side Only

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 96 Any Piece of Writing Within The Six Genres - P7 Pupils Only

Description:

A4 Portrait
Single Side Only

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30

Schools Poetry Section

All writing entries to be brought to reception, Ballymena Showgrounds on Friday 31st May 2024 from 2pm - 6pm and placed in the schools entries box
Classes confined to school children only
Identification of exhibitor must not be displayed on the front of any exhibit and should be written on the back
Individuals own work - no groups
All schoolchildren can enter either via their school or on their own, but pupils must be from the stated class restriction
All work to be mounted on card or paper
Entry fee: 30p per entry
Prize money: 1st £5, 2nd £3, 3rd £2
home industries area
Anne Lowry (Judge)
Class: 97 A Poem About Summer (No More Than Eight Lines)

Description:

P5 pupils only, A4 portrait, single side only

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 98 An Acrostic Poem Using The Title "Healthy Eating"

Description:

P6 pupils only, A4 portrait, single side only

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 99 A Poem Highlighting Environmental Issues

Description:

P7 pupils only, A4 portrait, single side only

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30

Schools Handwriting Section

Kindly sponsored by L. Whyte Kitchens
All writing entries to be brought to reception, Ballymena Showgrounds on Friday 31st May 2024 from 2pm - 6pm and placed in the schools entries box
Classes confined to school children only
Identification of exhibitor must not be displayed on the front of any exhibit
Individuals own work - no groups
All schoolchildren can enter either via their school or on their own, but pupils must be from the stated class restriction
Entry fee: 30p per entry
Prize Money : 1st £5, 2nd £3, 3rd £2
home industries area
Anne Lowry (Judge)
Class: 100 Handwriting - "Summer Clouds" by Penny Kent

Description:

Portrait - P3 Pupils Only

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 101 Handwriting - "Moody" by Ann Bonner

Description:

Portrait - P4 Pupils Only

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 102 Handwriting - "The Apple" by Gillian Floyd

Description:

P5 Pupils Only - Portrait

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 103 Handwriting - "We Share The Air" by Kevin McCann

Description:

Portrait - P6 Pupils Only

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 104 Handwriting - "Treasure" by Una Leavy

Description:

Portrait - P7 Pupils Only

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30

Special Schools Section

Kindly sponsored by Francis Dinsmore Ltd
All entries to be brought to the Home Industries Stand at Ballymena Cattle Market on Thursday 13th June 2024 from 2pm - 6pm or baking, if desired, can also be brought on Friday 14th from 10am - 12 noon
Classes confined to pupils of special schools only
Identification of exhibitor must not be displayed on the front of any exhibit
Individuals own work - no groups
Entry fee: 30p per entry
Prize money: 1st £5, 2nd £3, 3rd £2

The Secretaries Trophy will be awarded to the special school gaining the most points in classes 105 - 118 based on 1st = 3points, 2nd = 2 points, 3rd = 1 point
home industries area
Suzanne Knowles (Judge)
Class: 105 Any Painting/Drawing - Key Stage 1

Description:

A4 Mounted
Landscape or Portrait

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 106 Any Painting/Drawing - Key Stage 2

Description:

A4 Mounted
Landscape or Portrait

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 107 Any Painting/Drawing - Key Stage 3

Description:

A4 Mounted
Landscape or Portrait

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 108 Any Small Craft Item - Key Stage 1

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 109 Any Small Craft Item - Key Stage 2

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 110 Any Small Craft Item - Key Stage 3

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 111 Any Group Project (max size 24" x 24") - Key Stage 1

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 112 Any Group Project (max size 24" x 24") - Key Stage 2

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 113 Any Group Project (max size 24" x 24") - Key Stage 3

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 114 Any Painting/Drawing - Key Stage 4/5 - A4 Mounted - Any Medium

Description:

Landscape or Portrait

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 115 Any Craft Item - Key Stage 4/5

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 116 A piece of Writing Entitled " A Personal Account of Living With A Disability" - Key Stage 4/5

Description:

A4 Portrait
One Side Only
Mounted

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 117 Four No Bake Tray Bakes

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 118 Any Greeting Card

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30

Nursery/Play Schools Section

All entries to be brought to the home industries stand at Ballymena Livestock Market on Thursday 13th June 2024 from 2pm - 6pm
Classes confined to pupils of nursery/play groups/schools only
Identification of exhibitor must not be displayed on the front of any exhibit
Individuals work only, no groups
Entry fee: 30p per entry
Prize Money : 1st £5, 2nd £3, 3rd £2

An award will be presented to the Nursery/Playschool gaining the most points in section 119 - 124
home industries area
Marlinda Orr (Judge)
Class: 119 Any Article Made Out Of Junk

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 120 A Finger Or Hand Painting To Design A Flower Or Animal

Description:

A4 Landscape
Mounted

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 121 A Hand Painted Stone

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 122 Any Group Project To Include Coloured Plastic Bottle Tops

Description:

Maximum Size 24" X 24"

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 123 A Painted Hard Boiled Egg

Description:

Must Be Self Standing or in An Egg Cup

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30
Class: 124 A 2D Butterfly Collage Created From Scrap Paper, Tissue Paper or Sweet Wrappers

Prizes: 1st - £5, 2nd - £3 and 3rd - £2

Price: £0.30