Judging Criteria

Originality and creativity, artistry and visual impact of the overall carving.
Proper proportions, perspective, balance and form.

Carving techniques, execution of detail, texturing, quality of joints, cleanliness of finish.
Surface Finish
Appropriateness and quality of painting and finishing.

A single entry category may have a ribbon awarded at the judge’s discretion.
Where, in the opinion of the committee, and or judges, there is an excessive number of entries in a category, that category may be split.