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Remember that you must be a member of NYSBS to complete. Use Blue Book marked 2017-2018.

Awards List as of 10/26/17

 

Div I and III

Cl 17-0  20 Any.  Specialized to 10 animal buttons from Div I and 10 animal buttons from Div III.  Identification of animals helpful.  Anonymous.  $10, 6,4.

 

Div III

Cl 7-4.11  20 Any.   Moonglows  specialized to 10 each in the colors Purple and Yellow.  No limit on Realistics.  In honor of the 75th Anniversary of the New York State Button Society whose colors are Purple and Yellow.  $5, 3, 2.  Norma Brown

 

Class 7-4.11.  20 Any.  Moonglows specialized to realistics.  Deborah Hendrickson $5, 3, 2.

 

Divs VII-A 

Class 17-1 through 20-24, and 22-1.  26 Any.  Nouns specialized to letters of the alphabet, one button for each letter.  Mount in alphabetic order and label with the noun.  No limits on Studios and Realistics.  In honor of Deborah Hendrickson and the wonderful work she is doing with our Junior collectors.  Linda Hickey $5,3,2.

 

VII-B

Class 17-1 through 20-24, and 22-1.  26 Any.  Nouns specialized to letters of the alphabet, one button for each letter.  Mount in alphabetic order and label with the noun.  No limits on Studios and Realistics.  In honor of Deborah Hendrickson and the wonderful work she is doing with our Junior collectors.  Linda Hickey $5,3,2.

 

 

 

Div IX

 

Cl 1-0 thru 15.5 + 17–20, 22, 23, and 24.  20 Any.  Specialized to two (2) buttons for each letter in the word “B-I-N-G-H-A-M-T-O-N”.   Anything goes…color, material, pictorial, technique, etc.  Label according to the letter and object, color, technique etc., example…O = oval, orangutan.  No limit on Realistics or Studio buttons.  Norma Brown   $5, 3, 2.

Cl 1-0 thru 15.5 + 18-12 + 20-18.  20 Any.  Unlisted objects, specialized to the American Flag.  It is not necessary to have 50 stars or 13 stripes represented on the flag.  People with a flag are allowed.  In honor of our proud American Flag.  Norma Brown   $5, 3, 2. 

Class 6-2.4 and 7-1.4.  25 Any.  Swirlbacks specialized to black and white.  Fifteen (15) black and white on the same button and ten (10) free choice.  Deborah Hendrickson $5, 3, 2.

Cl 8-1 and 8-2  20 Any.  Specialized to 10 black glass and 10 clear and colored glass set in metal.  Anonymous.  $10,6,4.

Class 8-5.1.  25 Any.  Specialized to clear/colorless, rhinestones/pastes.  In honor of New York State Button Society’s 75th Anniversary.  Beverly Hesse. $10, 6, 4. 

Class 14-0.  25 Any.  Wood.  Try to cover as many classes and sub-classes as possible.  Please mount in class order and label with the class numbers. Beverly Hesse.  $10,6,4.

Class 17-3.  20 Any.  Fish.  Try for as many identifiable fish as possible.  Please label identifiable fish.  No limit on studios and realistics.  In honor of the Susquehanna River.  Jane Quimby  $10, 6, 4.

Class 20-2.  25 Any.  Stars with any number of points.  Follow rules in 2017-2018 NBS Blue Book, pg 55, 20.2 (5).  Deborah Hendrickson $5, 3, 2.

Cl 22-1.4  25  (5 large, 5 medium, 5 small, 10 your choice of size).  Interlaced designs specialized to weaves.  The woven design must depict over and under weaving.  See 2017-2018 NBS Blue Book, page 59.  Try for different materials.  Label materials.  Nancy Breslawski  $5,3,2.     

Cl 22-1.5 and 22-1.6.3.  24 Medium-Large.  Patterns specialized to straight lines and stars with 5 points.  Try for balance between the two classes.  In honor of Betsy Ross.  Mohawk Valley Button Club.  $15, 10, 5.

Class 23-10.1.1   25 Medium and Large.  Ball shape.  Balance between the sizes not necessary.  Try for variety of materials.  See NBS 2017-2018 Blue Book page 64 for clarification.  Half Moon Button Club $15, 10, 5.

Cl  23-10.3   25 Any.  Realistics specialized to 25 things you might wear on your feet.  Attachments to footwear (ex. skis, snowshoes, etc) not allowed.  Identify item and material for each button.  Nancy Breslawski.  $5,3,2. 

 

Senior Creative Award

Your creative idea for our show theme, Button Revolution (Dawn of a Nation).  Use at least 5 buttons, but no more than 30 buttons on a standard 9x12 card.  The New York State Button Society.  $5,3,2.

 

Junior Juniors Creative Award

Your creative idea for our show theme, Button Revolution (Dawn of a Nation).  Use at least 5 buttons, but no more than 30 buttons on a standard 9x12 card.  The New York State Button Society.  $5,3,2.

 

Intermediate Juniors Creative Award

Your creative idea for our show theme, Button Revolution (Dawn of a Nation).  Use at least 5 buttons, but no more than 30 buttons on a standard 9x12 card.  The New York State Button Society.  $5,3,2.

Linda Hickey

                                                                                                    


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