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Monday, July 25, 2011

My Orange County Fair Tablescape: Competition 2011

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I am happy to say I won a 2nd Place ribbon.  The tablescape is very happy.  The judges comments were favorable.  The best compliment for me was that "it had perfect balance" as that was my greatest challenge.  I had practiced on my table at home since January.  When I got there the tables were smaller than remembered.  I switched everything on the spot when I got to the fair to set up--I guess that was when the balance happened.  Good thing! (because sometimes I scare myself when I do things like that).   I added the big bunny cake pan 2 weeks before (I found it at Goodwill on my way home from work).  I added the candle pedestal with the green bunny 2 nights before.  Those were good additions.  Everything else I had done way in advance.  The Fair is such a creative, positive experience.  I just love doing this!!


Micupoftea~ said...


Wendy@~Chez~La~De~da~ said...

Wow didn't know they had such a thing as tablescaping competition at the fair!
Congrats on your win! (second is nothing to look down on)

~Tablescapes By Diane~ said...

Hi lovely lady.
Your Tablescape is Beautiful for Easter county fair competition and getting 2nd place ribbon good for you.You did a great job putting this table all together.. Im your newest follower on your blog now, hoping you will follow me also. I do thank you for your sweet comments on my Tablescape.
XXOO Diane