Final Awards List for New York State Show 2019

Show Theme:  “The Children’s Hour” ( a poem by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow)

The Final 2019 list with award numbers will be also be published in the January, 2019 NYSBS Bulletin.

Longfellow’s Children

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Div I

1) Class 20.5, Various. Children specialized to metal only. Other OME allowed. In honor of Millicent Safro and all she does for our hobby. Bea Taran. $10, 6, 4.

Div VII-A Jr Jr (Ages 6 – 12)
2) Class 17-1 + 17-5 + 17-6, 10 Any. Animals specialized to 3 Amphibians + 3 Mammals + 3 Reptiles and 1 free choice of an amphibian, mammal, or reptile. Label with the type of animal (ex: Frog, Dog, Snake). No limit on realistics or studios. All entrants will receive a ribbon, a button and a cash award in honor of all their hard work in preparing their entries. Anonymous. $5,3,2,1.

3) Class 17-0 through 20-24, 15 Any. Things You Find in a Sewing Room. No limit on realistics or studios. All entrants will receive a ribbon, a button and a cash award in honor of all their hard work in preparing their entries. Anonymous. $5,3,2,1.
Div VII-B Intermediate Jr (Ages 13 – 17)

4) Class 17-1 + 17-5 + 17-6, 15 Any. Animals specialized to 3 Amphibians + 6 Mammals + 6 Reptiles. Label with the type of animal (ex: Frog, Dog, Snake). No limit on realistics or studios. All entrants will receive a ribbon, a button and a cash award in honor of all their hard work in preparing their entries. Anonymous. $5,3,2,1.

5) Class 17-0 through 20-24, 15 Any. Things You Find in a Sewing Room. No limit on realistics or studios. All entrants will receive a ribbon, a button and a cash award in honor of all their hard work in preparing their entries. Anonymous. $5,3,2,1.

6) Class 22-1.2.3, 15 Any. Hearts. Pictorial elements allowed. No limits on realistics, materials, or pictorials. In honor of Elizabeth Montesano. Buffalo Button Club. $5,3,2.

Div IX
7) Class 1-1.3.1.2, 20 Any. Celluloid specialized to laminated wafers, carved, with 2 or more layers. Beverly Hesse. $10,6,4.

8) Class 3-0, (Limited), 25 Any. China assorted. Limited to those who have collected buttons for less than 10 years. Labeling with class would be helpful. Beverly Hesse. $10,6,4.

9) Class 6-0, 25 Any. Black glass assorted. Label and mount in class order. In honor of Deborah Hendrickson for all the work she does with the Junior collectors. Beverly Hesse. $10, 6, 4.

10) Class 17-0 thru 20-24, 16 Any. Pictorials assorted specialized to pictorials which start with the letters that spell out the poem title “The Children’s Hour”. Mount in order of the letters of the poem title, label the pictorials verbally and with the class number represented (e.g. I – Ice Skates, 18-11). Norma Brown. $5,3,2.

11) Class 17-2, 20 Any. Birds assorted. No limits on realistics or studios. Must include at least one Bluebird. In honor of Roger and Shirley Gerwitz. Buffalo Button Club. $10,6,4.

12) Class 17-6, 25 Any. Reptiles specialized to turtles and tortoises. No limit on realistics. Label materials and outstanding features. In honor of Scott Person. Elaine Baur. $10,5,3.

13) Class 17-6, 20 Any. Reptiles specialized to turtles. No limits on realistics or studios. In honor of Phyllis Fauth’s 50 years plus in a button club and her 90th birthday. Buffalo Button Club. $5,3,2.

14) Class 18-1, (Limited), 20 Any. Anchors. Try for as many different materials as possible. Limited to those who have collected buttons for 5 years or less. No limit on realistics. Deborah Hendrickson. $10, 6, 4.

15) Class 18-6.1, (Limited), 20 Any. Buckles. May include belts but not required. Limited to those who have collected buttons for 5 years or less. Deborah Hendrickson. $10, 6, 4.

16) Class 19-3, 20 Any. Fruit specialized to pears. No limit on realistics. Label materials and outstanding features. Elaine Baur. $10,5,3.

17) Class 20-1, 25 Any. Architectural structures and/or scenes specialized to castles and towers. People and animals may be present. Mohawk Valley Button Club $10,6,4.

18) Class 20-23, 20 Any. Women specialized to heads. In honor of our dear member Donna Costanza. Genesee Country Button Club $5,3,2.

19) Class 23-10.1.1, 20 Any. CLUB AWARD (See Note Below). Ball shapes. Variety of materials recommended. Label material of each button. In honor of Jane McCormick. Half Moon Button Club of the Capital District. $15,10,5.

20) Class 23-10.2.2, 25 Any. Shapes specialized to squares (including modified). Norma Brown. $5,3,2.

Sr Creative Award
21) Your creative idea for our show theme, “The Children’s Hour” ( a poem by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow). Use at least 5 buttons but no more than 30 buttons on a standard 9×12 card. The New York State Button Society $5,3,2
Jr Jr Creative Award (ages 6 thru 12)

22) Your creative idea for our show theme, “The Children’s Hour” ( a poem by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow). Use at least 5 buttons but no more than 30 buttons on a standard 9×12 card. The New York State Button Society $5,3,2
Intermediate Jr Creative Award (ages 13 thru 17)

23) Your creative idea for our show theme, “The Children’s Hour” ( a poem by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow). Use at least 5 buttons but no more than 30 buttons on a standard 9×12 card. The New York State Button Society $5,3,2.

NOTE: Club Awards – The members of a club contribute buttons for the competition tray which is submitted in the club’s name. The club submitting the competition tray must be a NYS Button Club recognized as such by the NYS Button Society. (See the back cover of the January edition of the NYS Button Society Bulletin or the NYS Button Society Website for the list of the current active clubs for the year in which the competition is scheduled.) Non-NYS clubs may participate if the club is a member of the NYS Button Society.

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