The Arts and Crafts 4-H project allows youth to learn life skills and grow in project knowledge while expressing creativity in a variety of mediums. Wearable art allows you to be creative and show it off! Make and put designs on a shirt, sweater, or even a bag and enter them into the fair. You can be as creative as you would like, have fun!
Level A (grades 3-4)
Level B (grades 5-6)
Level C (grades 7-9)
Level D (grades 10-12)
No manual required; however, you need to fill out a Lake County record sheet (attached below)
**Only a Lake County Record Sheet is needed**
General Exhibit Requirements
Arts & Crafts Record Sheet Required (No Manual)
- Creatively decorate an article of clothing or accessory that can be worn or carried, such as a tote bag, hat, shoes, hair accessory, belt, etc. There is a separate project for Jewelry Making.
- Members may exhibit up to two entries each year.
- Projects are expected to increase in difficulty each year.
- Grand Champion and Reserve Grand Champion may be selected for State Fair entry (Crafts).
Interested in sponsoring a trophy or award for this project? Please contact the project superintendent or Extension Office at 219-755-3240 to learn more!