Wednesday, October 15, 2008

Pumpkin Show & Ohio Farm Exhibition

The Ohio Farm Bureau's fourth annual "Growing a Masterpiece",
art exhibition will be shown at the Circleville Pumpkin Show,
October 15-18. The theme of the exhibit is"A Tip of the Hat to Ohio
The Ohio Farm Bureau had straw hats transformed into artistic
representation of agriculture from each of the 88 counties in Ohio.
Voting for the Best of Show was held at the Ohio State Fair in July.
Artists used paper, fabric and paint to decorate the hats and there
were some marvelous and ingenious ideas used to transform the
straw hats.
All of the hats can be viewed on the Our Ohio website and voted

Hocking County Hat

These pictures were taken at the Bob Evans Farm Festival
where the hats were on display last weekend.

Summit County

Hardin County

Hope everyone will come to the Circleville Pumpkin Show,
to see the record setting pumpkins. Last years winner weighed
in at 1524 1/2 pounds grown by Bob Liggett.
Will it be bigger this year? Weigh in is today.
For more information and history on the Circleville Pumpkin
Show go to their website.
Don't forget to check out the hat display in the Arts Exhibition area.


spookydragonfly said...

I checked...I didn't see a hat from my county. I really like the flower and pumpkin photo!

Susan Tomlinson said...

I love these hats!