Club Monthly Competition :

Points and placings for the year  2017

May Competition

  NOVICE  
 1st.  Place  Peter Hannington  6 Points
 2nd. Place  David Goss  4 Points
 3rd. Place  Philip Sansom  2 Points
 
  INTERMEDIATE  
 1st.  Place  John Barrie-Smith  4 Points
 2nd. Place    
 3rd. Place    
  ADVANCED  
 1st.  Place  Brian Jordan  6 Points
 2nd. Place  Jim Coombs  4 Points
 3rd. Place            Howard Turnnidge  2 Points        
      

 

  2017 competition totals :

NAME   POINTS
  NOVICE  
 Philip Sampson  
 14 Points
 Peter Hannington    20 Points
 Peter Maslin    10  Points
 David Goss      4 Points
     
  INTERMEDIATE  
 John Barrie-Smith  
 6 Points
 
    
     
  ADVANCED  
 Harvey Grimwood    18 Points
 Nigel Amor     6 Points
 James Coombs     9 Points
 Mike Head     7 Points
 Brian Jordan     7 Point
 Andrew Rowles     5 Points
 Howard Turnnidge     7 Points

 

Novice Winner April Club Competition by

Peter Hannington

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James Taylor, 2016 winner of the Novice Competition,

receives the shield from Chairman Mike Allen

 

Stuart Johnson, winner of the advanced Competition,

receives the shield from Chairman Mike Allen

 

James Taylor, winner of the "Ladies Choice" competion at the Christmas meeeting

James Taylor and Chairman Mike Allen

 

Stuart Johnson receives cup from Chairman Mike Allen, for highest points total in all sections of the annual competion

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Brian Jordan was the winner of the Intermediate Section of the competition.

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Club Competition Rules

 

Competition Entry Forms

Monthly Club Competition

 Categories

Judging

 

SECTION

SUB-SECTION

CRITERIA

DESIGN &

INNOVATION

Form                   (1 – 10)

Does it have clean lines and do they flow smoothly?

 

 

Is it in proportion/balance and not top or bottom heavy?

 

Aesthetics         (1 – 10)

Is it pleasing to the eye and to the touch?

 

 

Does it have overall appeal?

 

 

Does the material used complement the design?

 

 

Would being bigger or smaller improve the design?

 

 

Does any texturing/ colouring add to the design?

 

 

Is there consistency of design elements?

 

Originality          (1 – 10)

Does it show originality?

 

 

If not an original design has the maker put his own stamp on it?

TURNING SKILLS

Tool work            (1 – 10)

Is it free from tool marks?

 

 

Is it free from crushed fibres and bruised surfaces?

 

 

Is it smooth and free from undulations?

 

Craftsmanship   (1 – 10)

If appropriate is the wall thickness consistent?

 

 

If appropriate is the inside smooth and well finished?

 

 

How well is the bottom finished?

 

Complexity         (1 – 10)

Is it well executed?

 

 

Degree of difficulty and the skill involved must be taken into account. 

 

 

Is the project too simplistic?

FINISH

Choice                  (1 – 10)

Is the finish suitable for the project and purpose, including texturing and colouring? (Assume a food safe finish where appropriate)

 

 

Does the finish detract from the form?

 

Preparation       (1 – 10)

Has it been well sanded?

 

 

Is it free from sanding scratches?

 

Execution           (1 – 10)

Has the finish been well applied?

 

 

Are there flaws in the surface?

 

 

Is the finish smooth?

 

 

Is the finish consistent? 

JUDGE’S

DISCRETIONARY

                              (1 – 10)

This is the judge’s overall opinion of the piece and is obviously subjective. If necessary it may be used to determine any marking tie with the highest judge’s discretionary score being the tie-break.

 

Points System

2nd – 4 points

3rd – 2 points

Un-placed – 1 point.

2 entries only:      1st – 4 points

2nd – 2 points

1 entry only:         2 points

 The competition adjudicator is :  Steve Jamieson.