The Makers and Creators Competition - Creativity doesn’t go into lockdown!

This vibrant and colourful online competition will offer exhibitors a chance to showcase their carefully crafted masterpieces, offering open, junior and restricted classes across a variety of disciplines. The following classes have been offered as they can be judged in a completely online environment and offer the opportunity for exhibitors to showcase as many pieces as possible.

Open Competition

The following Open Competition classes are open to all exhibitors.

Art - #MakersCreatorsArt

Of any medium or size. Judges will be looking for creative/interesting pieces with a particular reflection on current times.

Photography - #MakersCreatorsPhotography

Judges will be looking for creative/interesting pieces with a particular reflection on current times.

Basketry - #MakersCreatorsBasketry

Any medium or size.

Lace - #MakersCreatorsLace

Any size.

Papercraft - #MakersCreatorsPapercraft

Any size.

Patchwork - #MakersCreatorsPatchwork

All quilting must be done by the exhibitor, no commercial quilting accepted. Please include size in cm in your submission.

Toys - #MakersCreatorsToys

Any medium or size. All toys must be crafted by the exhibitor.

Decorated Cakes - #MakersCreatorsDecoratedCakes

Please indicate in submission whether cake is an original design. No manufactured ornaments, dry gyp, lace or inedible glitter allowed.

Preserves - #MakersCreatorsPreserves

Fresh fruit or vegetables only.

Decorated Cup Cakes -  #MakersCreatorsDecoratedCupCakes

Showcase four decorated cupcakes. Cake must be made by the exhibitor

Restricted - #MakersCreatorsRestricted

Any medium or size.
Open to all persons with special needs or disabilities (including vision impaired), or who are in care or attending day centres.

Junior Competition

The following Junior Competition classes are open to those aged 5-18 years on the 8 September 2021.

Healthy Muffin - #MakersCreatorsJuniorMuffin

Showcase four healthy muffins.

Further support for teachers is available through our VCAA approved teaching guide and webinar.

Design Technology - #MakersCreatorsDesignTech

Any medium or size (For example: Textiles, wood, metal, plastic)

Further support for teachers is available through our VCAA approved teaching guide and webinar.

Junior Decorated Cup Cakes - #MakersCreatorsJuniorCupCakes

Showcase four decorated cupcakes reflecting a lockdown theme. Cake must be made by the exhibitor

Photography - #MakersCreatorsJuniorPhotography

Creative photo taken in lockdown

Art - #MakersCreatorsJuniorArt

Any size or medium. A creation from lockdown

Terms and Conditions

View the 2021 Makers and Creators Competition Terms and Conditions here.

Please note:

  • Your Instagram Profile must be set to public so we can see your post using the hashtag.. If your account is private your post won't be visible to us. Only your followers can see your post.