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March 7, 2017

This is your online resource for the 4-H Models project. The manual, record sheet and exhibit card are below. If you have any questions, please refer to the Requirement Book or contact the Extension Office.

*If you have trouble accessing any of these documents below because of a disability, please contact the Jackson Co. Extension Office at (812) 358-6101 or send an email to mille330@purdue.edu.

Here are the requirements for this project:


  1. Limit the size to 2’x3’x3’. Wood, paper, clay, die-cast, or snap together models are not permitted. Screws are not permitted. Pre-painted or pre-decaled factory models are not permitted.
  2. Must be of injected styrene plastics.
  3. At least 25% of the exhibit must be painted.
  4. Attach to project 4-H-618AW   “4-H Craft Information Card” for description of work completed on the project.
  5. If multiple pieces make up the exhibit, a photograph of the complete exhibit should be attached to the exhibit so the total exhibit can properly be displayed.
  6. For safety purposes any craft exhibit that resembles a sword, knife, or look-a-like weapon, will be judged but will not be displayed.

Beginner (Grades 3-5)

Exhibit a plastic or wood model from an age appropriate kit. May include painting. Must include decals (4 or more).

Intermediate (Grades 6-8)

Exhibit a plastic, wood or metal model from an age appropriate kit. Must be painted and include decals (4 or more).

Advanced (Grades 9-12)

Exhibit a plastic, wood, or metal model from an age appropriate kit or from your own design. Must be painted and include decals (4 or more).

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