PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARDS

This year we have 4 different People’s Choice Awards special categories to enter in the Canning Show Exhibition, with $100 in prize money going to the exhibit in each award category/class that receives the most votes from visitors to the Canning Show 2023, plus the usual points and money prizes being awarded to the three exhibits in EACH section that the judges deem to be the best.

That means there’s a total pool of $520 available to those celebrating the Sheep & Wheat theme that’s being celebrated in many elements of this year’s Canning Show.

  • Cash Bonus Prizes
  • 4x Chances to Win $100
  • Show Attendees Vote to Decide the Winners

    GENERAL RULES

  • No more than one exhibit can be entered for each People’s Choice Awards / Challenge, however one entrant may enter different exhibits in each People’s Choice Awards / Challenge.

  • Unless stated otherwise, ALL other rules and By-Laws apply for each People’s Choice Awards / Challenge.
  • Unless stated otherwise, open to all ages.

CHALLENGES

HOME COOKING CHALLENGE: BEST BAKE – SPECIAL TABLE CENTRE LOAF 

  • Using your favourite bread dough, create a very special table centre loaf.
  • Good enough to eat, baked to perfection and creative in shape.
  • Your bake can be jewelled with edible flowers, vegetables, seeds, nuts etc.
  • Class 6100 People’s Choice – Home Cooking Challenge

CRAFT CHALLENGE: THE WHEATBELT WONDERS 

  • Craft display dedicated to WA Wheatbelt sheep and wheat farming.
  • Your piece (or set) can be buttoned, stitched, knitted, embellished, constructed, stamped, stuffed, crocheted, painted, glazed, patched, or moulded. Whatever your choice of craft, it must depict sheep and /or wheat feature or scene in keeping with the theme Wheatbelt Wonders.
  • Class 1009 People’s Choice – Craft Challenge

PAINTING & DRAWING CHALLENGE: FOR THE LOVE OF SHEEP & WHEAT

  • Create a painting or drawing featuring sheep, wheat and/or wheatbelt farming
  • Any medium may be used
  • Open to all artists (over 18 years)
  • General Rules of Painting and Drawing section apply
  • Class 10050 People’s Choice – Painting & Drawing Challenge

FLOWERS CHALLENGE: SHEEP & WHEAT THEMED FLORAL ARRANGEMENT 

  • Featuring a Sheep and/or Wheat themed floral display.
  • Open to all ages (i.e. youth and adults).
  • Use homegrown and/or purchased flowers and grasses.
  • A combination of dried and/or cut fresh flower and grasses with seed may be used.
  • General rules of the flower section apply.
  • Size – not to exceed 60 cm x 60 cm x 60 cm
  • Class 4500 People’s Choice – Flowers Challenge