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Gift Wrapping

December 19, 2018

GIFT WRAPPING
Not a State Fair Project

Green Record Book Completion Requirement:
• Complete a Shelby County Record Sheet.

Exhibit Guidelines:
• If an option lists two packages and direction, you must complete both items as directed to be considered for judging.

Clover (Grades 3 & 4)
Choose one of the following options:
• Wrap one square or rectangular box in paper using self-made bow. Attach a card with your name, age, club, occasion, and age of receiver on box.
• Wrap one cylinder-shaped package. Show creativity in the materials chosen. Attach a card with your name, age, club, occasion, and age of receiver on the package.
• Wrap one package having the top and bottom wrapped separately so the judge may open it. The box must contain a liner, like tissue paper. This package will be judged on inside appearance and on the outside wrapping. Attach card with name, age, club, occasion, and age of receiver on the box.


Junior (Grades 5, 6 & 7)
Choose one of the following options:
• One gift using any material other than paper. This package will be judged on originality and creativity. Attach card with name, age, club, occasion, and age of receiver on the box.
• One gift using NO container. Decorate the actual gift to create a centerpiece gift. (Example: baby shower basket of toiletries; housewarming "maid" of cleaning supplies).Attach card with name, age, club, occasion, and age of receiver on the box.
• Wrap one gift or container (shaped other than square, rectangle or cylinder). Shapes used, for example, may be a heart, an octagon, a circle or a diamond. Attach card with name, age, club, occasion, and age of receiver on the box.

Senior (Grades 8 -12)

OPTION 1
Choose one of the following options:
• Wrap two packages according to the following directions:
* Wrap one package with the top and bottom wrapped separately so that the judge may open it. The box must contain a liner, like tissue paper. This package will be judged on inside appearance and on the outside wrapping. Attach card with name, age, club, occasion, and age of receiver on the box
AND...
* Wrap the other package in any chosen shape, other than a square, rectangle or cylinder. Judging emphasis will be on creativity. Bows are not needed if they do not go with your design. Attach a card with name, age, club, occasion, and age of receiver on box.

OPTION 2
Two wrapped packages using any material, other than paper and other than bows. Judging emphasis will be on originality and creativity. Tape a card with name, age, club, occasion, and age of receiver on the package.

OPTION 3
• Wrap two different packages according to the following directions:
* One package gift-wrapped prepared to be shipped/ mailed. On an index card, include three (3) postal regulations which affect your shipping material selection. Attach a card with your name, age, and club to the back of the package. Judging emphasis will be on knowledge of current postal regulations and suitability of wrapping/decoration AND...
* Wrap a series of not more than three (3) containers in a tiered effect wrapped as one complete package. (These should not be wrapped for shipping/mailing.) Attach a card with name, age, club, occasion, and age of receiver on package

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