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DEPARTMENT ‘M’ - SANTA CRUZ COUNTY SUPERINTENDENT OF SCHOOLS OFFICE
Entries are categorized by division (grade) and class description
K- KINDERGARTEN 007-SEVENTH GRADE
001-FIRST GRADE 008-EIGHTH GRADE
002-SECOND GRADE 009-NINTH GRADE
003-THIRD GRADE 010-TENTH GRADE
004-FOURTH GRADE 011-ELEVENTH GRADE
005-FIFTH GRADE 012-TWELFTH GRADE
006-SIXTH GRADE 013-DEVELOPMENTALLY DISABLED SA: ART SECTION
TWO-DIMENSIONAL - DIGITAL ARTS & DESIGN:
101 - Commercial Art – Advertising layouts, posters, brochures, packaging layouts, etc.
102 - Image Collage
103 - Painting & Illustration - original work created by any software
104 - Digital Arts, other than classified
105 - Colored Pencils or Primas
106 - Chalk
107 - Charcoal
108 - Crapas
109 - Crayon
110 - Pencil
111 - Pen & Ink
112 - Monochromatic
113 - Markers
114 - Scratchboard/ Clay board
115 - Drawing, other than classified
116 - Acrylics
117 - Airbrush
118 - Oils
119 - Pastels
120 - Tempera
121 - Water Color
122 - Painting, other than classified
123 - Brayer
124 - Intaglio
125 - Lithography
126 - Relief of Block Print (Wood, lino, collagraphs, etc.)
127 - Silk Screen
128 - Printmaking, other than classified
129 - Assemblage
130 - Collage
131 - Mosaics
132 - Weaving
133 - Wire
134 - Experimental – Any Exhibit employing unusual or out of the ordinary methods or combination of media.
135 - Mix-Media – A mixture or combination of three or more types of material or two or more techniques (not collage).
136 - Group Projects – Only one group project per school, per grade.
137 - Other than classified
138 - Ceramics, thrown
139 - Ceramics, other
140 - Plastercraft
141 - Sculpture (Small) – weighing less than
12 lbs. and smaller than 18” tall.
142 - Sculpture (Large) - Weighing less than 50 lbs. and smaller than 5’x 5’ tall.
143 - Jewelry
144 - Masks
145 - Mosaics
146 - Paper maché
147 - Puppets & Marionettes
148 - Recycled Art – From Trash to Art Create a dimensional piece constructed of found/ discarded materials.
149 - Weaving
150 - Wire
151 - Woodworking
P: PHOTOGRAPHY SECTION
Formal Photographs emphasizing the head, shoulders or entire body.
152 - Portraits, color
153 - Portraits, Black & White
Photography depicting living, untamed animals and /or uncultivated plants in a natural habitat.
Photographs of domesticated animals or cultivated plants are ineligible.
154- Nature, Color
155 - Nature, Black & White
Category includes landscapes, cityscapes and seascapes.
156 - Scapes, Color
157 - Scapes, Black & White
Photographs that illustrate a specific statement, informative content and emotional impact, including sports photography that may be used for newspaper, yearbook or magazine publications.
158 - Photojournalism, Color
159 - Photojournalism, Black & White
ARIZONA STATE FAIR
Photographs depicting any aspect of State Fair Activity
160 - Arizona State Fair, Color
161 - Arizona State Fair, Black & White
PHOTOGRAPHY, OTHER THAN CLASSIFIED
Any photographic images that do not fall under any other offered categories.
162 - Other than Classified, Color
163 - Other than Classified, Black & White
164 - Digital Photographic Composting –
Two or more photographic images combined into a single composition using computer software. Final image should appear photographic or a collage/assemblage, not an illustration.
165 - Photo manipulation –
Compositions created from photo(s) altered from their original state, using effects such as filters, smudging, cloning, layering, color modification,etc.Includes photos altered to look like paintings.Final compositions may appear photographic, abstract or painted.
166 - Digital Panoramics –
Three or more photographic images stitched together using computer software to create a single elongated view. Final image should not exceed 24” in height or length.
T: TECHNOLOGY SECTION
HIGH SCHOOL LEVEL EXHIBITS - May be individual or teams of two. Group or class projects may be entered, but are not eligible for awards.
167 - Alternative Energy Forms
168 - Biology
169 - Biotechnology
170 - Botany
171 - Chemistry
172 - Ecology
173 - Engineering
174 - Entomology
175 - Mathematics
176 - Physics
177 - Technology (Other than Biotechnology)
178 - Water – All about Water
179 - Zoology
MIDDLE SCHOOL AND ELEMENTARY LEVEL EXHIBITS - May be individual or teams of two. Group or class projects may be entered, but are not eligible for awards.
180 - Biology
181 - Botany
182 - Earth Science
183 - Ecology
184 - Medicine and Health
185 - Physical Science
186 - Space Science
187 - Water
188 - Zoology
W: CREATIVE WRITING SECTION
189 - Poems – Must be original
190 - Short Stories – Original work
191 - Jokes, Riddles – Original
192 - Cartoons – Not copied
193 - Penmanship