Silkie Contest! *CLOSED!*

Discussion in 'Online Poultry Show' started by HorseFeathers, May 24, 2008.

  1. HorseFeathers

    HorseFeathers Frazzled

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    OK, I know that soooo many people have Silkies, so I should get a lot of replies to this, riiiiiight???!

    Rules:

    *can be any color/pattern, but please put which color/pattern it is.

    *post age

    *post gender

    *if you want, you can post your silkie's "story" for extra points!

    *NO SHOWGIRLS- regular silkies only

    *silkie crosses are OK too if one parent was a silkie; just make sure you mention that it's a cross

    *Judging will be thus:
    out of 10 points for breed representation
    out of 10 points for beauty
    out of 10 points for photography
    out of 5 (bonus) points for story

    *there will be 1 Honorable Mention, 3rd, 2nd, 1st, and Grand Silkie

    *Winners of the Grand Silkie Prize and 1st place will recieve PRIZES: hinkjc has kindly offered to donate half a dozen buff silkie eggs to the Grand Silkie!!!!!!! (Big thank-you, hinkjc!) 1st place winner will recieve a charcoal drawing of their silkie.

    *If anyone has any other prizes they would like to donate (eggs, chicken crafts/art, etc.) please PM me.

    *EVERYBODY HAVE FUN!*



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    Judge List:
    Envirogirl11
    nutmeggie
    blue fire


    Good Luck Everyone!
    -Enviro

    P.S. justino15 has requested that he have some credit for starting the first Silkie contest (which ended june 1st).
     
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  2. HorseFeathers

    HorseFeathers Frazzled

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    Okay, this is just DISTRESSING- NOBODY posts their silkie pics??? Perposterous!


    *sniffle* no one likes me anymore *sob* [​IMG]
     
  3. shmooborp

    shmooborp artistic fowlism

    ok people i wanna see some silkies.

    heres one of mine. (if i become a judge dont count this.)

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    silkie x cochin.. 4 hours old. gender is unknown so far. i had to help this little one hatch.. so hes special!
     
  4. stallionhawk

    stallionhawk Out Of The Brooder

    This is snowball, she is a 2 yr old white silkie hen. I got her off of Sharrisr32, who got her off of satin silkies. She is the freindliest chicken ever, and a great mom; I have gotten alot of babies from her. I love her to death.


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  5. shmooborp

    shmooborp artistic fowlism

    WHOA. shes reealy pooofy and soooo white. nice job.! [​IMG]
     
  6. stallionhawk

    stallionhawk Out Of The Brooder

    Thank you, she is my pride and joy
     
  7. LilPeeps

    LilPeeps Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 13, 2007
    SE Mass
    Here are a few of mine:

    Grey pullet and blue hen - these two are pretty much inseperable
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    Grey pullet, blue hen, black hen - grey and blue girls, same as pictured above
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    Cuckoo cockerel - only surviving bird out of a hatch of 8
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    Grey chick, about 6 days - first time outside
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    Buff chick, about 8 hours old
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  8. shmooborp

    shmooborp artistic fowlism

    i love the one of the buff chicks! priceless. [​IMG]
     
  9. shmooborp

    shmooborp artistic fowlism

    enviro ur PM box is full. i just wanted to know what IS the prize?.,, PM me [​IMG]
     
  10. Frozen Feathers

    Frozen Feathers Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 4, 2007
    Maine
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    Buff Silkies. 1 week no idea on the sex...
     
    Last edited: May 28, 2008

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