The annual Howard County Fair is celebrating 72 Years! Will be held August 5-12, 2017. This year Ron and Pat Clements are chairpersons for the Woodworking section in the Home Arts Building. Please be sure to enter your item completed … Continue reading →
Many of you got a chance to enter your wood craft this year and what a number of winners there were from the Guild. A big round of applause to those who helped to represent our Guild, our craft, and … Continue reading →
I was able to get to the fair tonight and interviewed Ron Clements, Guild member and HoCo Fair Home Art Woodcraft Chairman.
Ron reported that there where 133 entries from 59 individuals. He did not have a precise number of Guild members. In my unscientific survey it may have been 60-70% Guild member produced items.Continue reading →
The Guild participates in the annual Howard County Maryland Fair to cultivate interest in woodworking, encourage interest in Guild membership and to display our craft for our fellow citizens to enjoy.
To view the Woodworking exhibition rules click HERE for the online PDF file. The “Woodworking” rules begin on page 139. Don’t forget there is a typo for the Owl concept, the size is listed as 4 inches which is incorrect. The actual size is 12″.
For a complete description the Guild’s involvement in this annual affair, please visit the Guild’s Howard County Fair homepage, and for a complete description of the event and location, visit 2015 Howard County Fair event page.
The Howard County Fair web site is HERE.Continue reading →