BEST REBORN DOLL CONTEST
Spaces are minimal. Please reserve a spot for your entry before all slots are filled. To enter the contest, you must attend the Kansas Doll Show on Saturday and Sunday. Winners will be announced on the showroom floor on Sunday at Noon.
BEST REBORN CATEGORY
You will be judged on realism in this category. The most realistic baby will win! It's time to show everyone your reborning skills.
ALL ENTRIES will be of the same doll kit! No modifications to the kit can be made.
The chosen kit is Everleigh Gwen by Natalie Scholl.
Natalie Scholl and Bobbi Barfoot of Tru Born will have these kits in stock soon.
It is fascinating to see each artist's variations of the same doll kit be brought to life.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: PLEASE READ:
In this category, your entry can be painted in any skin tone.
Only one entry per contestant.
All work must be 100% completed by you!
Your baby can have rooted, pencil applied or painted hair, but no bald babies will be accepted.
Your baby cannot wear a hat or headband. No accessories allowed.
Your entry must wear a plain white onesie.
No props are allowed in this category.
You must bring a white blanket to place your entry on and any other blankets to place in the basket that is provided by the Kansas Doll Show to pose your baby in.
You may pose and display your baby that Saturday morning before the show begins at the contest staging area. However, you can only return to it once the judging has been completed.
Please have your entry covered completely before entering the contest staging area. Remember, your entries NEED TO REMAIN ANONYMOUS!!! Keep them out of public display. Dolls submitted for judging cannot be published before submission. You are NOT ALLOWED to touch your contest baby while being displayed at the show during judging. You are also NOT ALLOWED to mention which entry is yours while voting occurs.
You may be disqualified if you fail to follow the rules as mentioned.
Owners are responsible for picking up contest entries after judging has ended on Saturday at the contest staging area! Once picked up, vendors may place their contest baby for sale at their booth or table. Non-Vendors are not allowed to sell their contest entry at the show.
The Kansas Doll Show will provide white baskets for you to pose your entry in. Please bring any small blankets for the basket for posing purposes. The outer blanket must be white in color to display your baby on.
An esteemed panel of judges will judge all entries for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners.
KDS does not participate in the judging.
The People's Choice Award is voted on by the public. Everyone attending the Kansas Doll Show will be allowed to vote once for their FAVORITE ENTRY out of all three categories. Only one award is given for People's Choice.