December 07, 2019
Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Newark
420 Willa Rd.
Calling all art-loving bakers! Whether you’re a baking show wanna-be or claim your oven as your best friend, this fun and friendly competition is for you! Bakers will bring their creations to the event for judging and prizes will be awarded. The houses are important part of our fundraising, as they will be the tastiest part of our Silent Auction! There are three categories in which to choose to participate: 1. Traditional Gingerbread House 2. Non-Traditional Gingerbread House or Object 3. Gingerbread House for Pets Prizes: 1. "Best of Show", $200 plus ribbon 2. 1st Place, $100 plus ribbon 3. 2nd Place, $25 plus ribbon 4. 3rd Place, $10 NAA gift card plus ribbon. Design: Entrants are encouraged to uniquely design their gingerbread house. Rustic, modern, mansion, cabin, birdhouse, farm yard, local landmark...the possibilities are endless! Use your imagination, have fun, and show off your creativity! Judging and Guidelines: Entries will be judged on: 1. Overall Appearance 2. Originality and Creativity 3. Consistency of Theme Materials & Construction Entries must be composed completely of edible materials. Elements that are handmade are preferred but prefabricated, edible items may be used. Entries must be placed on a sturdy, firm base; 1⁄2” or 3⁄4” plywood is recommended. How to Enter: The contest is open to individuals and groups; one entry per person/group. Submit your entry FORM to the NAA by Saturday, November 9, 2019; entry fee is $15 (non-refundable). The first 20 entries brought the night of the event will receive a special, artist-made ceramic decoration! The Gingerbread Bash!—NAA’s 2019 fundraiser—is on Saturday, December 7, 2019. Deliver creations from 4-5:30pm to: UUFN, 420 Willa Rd, Newark DE 19711 Entrants are welcome but not required to attend the event. Tickets are available now on NAA's website. All gingerbread entries are considered a donation and become the property of the Newark Arts Alliance.