Hand Painted Nail Art Judging Criteria 2018

Judge 1

Originality - 5 Points

·         the design is innovative (new and original)

·         the design is unique (different from other designs we have seen in the past               and is different from other entries)

·         the design original and outstanding

Visual Interest - 10 Points

·         the design captures your attention

·         the design holds your attention

·         the design continues to draw your attention to new details

Color - 10 Points

·         the colors enhance the design

·         the colors complement each other

·         the colors are in keeping with the theme

Presentation - 5 Points

·         this entry is presented within the Hand Painted Nail Art Rule Guidelines

·         this entry is presented as if it is a special piece of art

·         care was taken to make this presentation neat and clean

·         written statement is included and is complete and understandable

Judge 2

Balance - 5 Points

·         various elements of the design are well-balanced, neither too sparse or too               busy

·         the sum of the design is in harmony with the parts of the whole design

·         the design is balanced across all nails

Design - 10 Points

·         the design enhances the theme

·         the design is well thought out

·         the design is complete and needs no improvement

Detail - 10 Points

·         the detail is clean and precise

·         the detail enhances the design

·         the design has adequate detail

Overall Impression - 10 Points

·         the design makes an excellent overall impression

·         the design is complete and needs no improvement

·         the theme is easy to follow as a complete picture




Judge 3

Complexity - 10 Points

·         the design is challenging, demanding skill and effort

·         the design involves multiple techniques

·         the complexity of the design is clear

Workmanship - 10 Points

·         the overall quality of the work demonstrates outstanding artistic skills

·         the workmanship is neat, clean and precise

·         the workmanship is equally balanced across all nails

Tip Length - 5 Points

·         the tips are graduated in length or size and are separate and individual

·         the tip length is no longer than 2"

·         the tip width is no wider than 3/4 of an inch if flattened out

Theme - 10 Points

·         the theme is obvious and completely developed

·         the theme is continued on all 10 nails

·         the theme is complete and needs no improvement

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Scoring Guide 2 Hands Scoring Guide 1 Hand
10 = Flawless 5 = Average 5 = Flawless
9 = Almost Flawless 4 = Below Average 4 = Very Good
8 = Very Good 3 = Poor 3 = Average
= Good 2 = Very Poor 2 = Below Average
6 = Above Average 1 = Unacceptable 1 = Very Poor




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