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San Diego County Fair
     
 The Guild maintains a booth in the Design In Wood exhibition at the annual
 county fair.

2022
Design in Wood (Scale Model) results:
Tom Hairston / CALIFORNIAN
Alex Roel / TITANIC Lifeboat
Jon Sanford / Longboat

Design in Wood (Non-Scale Model) results:
Arthur Arroyo / GRACIE A

Jay MacMaster working on fighting tops

2021
Fair cancelled / pandemic

2020
Fair cancelled / pandemic

2019
Design in Wood (Scale Model) results:
Alex Roel / PHANTOM
Jon Sanford / NORDEN

James Pitt considers a fair-goer's question

2018
Design in Wood (Scale Model) results:
Don Dressel / HALIFAX
David Yotter / BLUENOSE
Jon Sanford / Long Boat
Isaac Wills / Top's'l Schooner
Robert Hewitt / Viking Long Boat

Bill Grolz (foreground) and Howard Griffus at work

2017
Design in Wood (Scale Model) results:
Robert Hewitt / Dutch Galliot
Gary Seaton / RANGER

Isaac Wills and Guy Lawrie man the booth

2016
Design in Wood (Scale Model) results:
William Norris / SOVEREIGN OF THE SEAS
Mike Lonnecker / Concord Coach
Jay McMaster / DOLPHIN
Robert Hewitt / Dutch Fluit

Robert Hewitt demonstrates ship modeling skills

2015
Design in Wood (Scale Model) results:
Robert Hewitt / JANUS
Mike Lonnecker / VIRGINIA
Bill Grolz / Lobster Skiff

Design in Wood (Non-Scale Model) results:
Jay MacMaster / RAPTOR

Brian Davies and Bill Grolz on Opening Day

2014
Design in Wood (Scale Model) results:
Mike Lonnecker / Long Boat
Robert Hewitt / SIR EDWARD HAWKE
Robert Riddoch / Long Boat
Gary Seaton / Long Boat
Robert Hewitt / SIR EDWARD HAWKE (secondary scale)
Howard Griffus / VIOLA
John Sanford / Armed Launch
Chuck Seiler / PHILADELPHIA

Bill Grolz and Bill Norris with block and tackle display

2013
Design in Wood (Scale Model) results:
Robert Hewitt / ELEPHANT
Robert Hewitt / Scratch Back Boat
Robert Hewitt / Open Mouth Boat
Bill Grolz / Chinese Junk

Robert Hewitt's winning ELEPHANT

2012
Design in Wood (Scale Model) results:
Joe Bompensiero / SAN SALVADOR
Mike Lonnecker / FAIR AMERICAN
Robert Hewitt / AGAMEMNON

Joe Bompensiero's winning SAN SALVADOR

2011
Design in Wood (Scale Model) results:
David Dana / SAN SALVADOR
Robert Hewitt / Pakistani Fishing Boat
Joe Bompensiero / Frigate

John McShefferty working on HALIFAX

2010
Design in Wood (Scale Model) results:
Frank Andrews / KYAK
Robert Hewitt / KATHLEEN
Robert Hewitt / AGAMEMNON
Don Leyman / CONFEDERACY
Joe Bompensiero / CUTTY SARK
Joe Bompensiero / LIVELY

Bob McPhail sharing knowlege

2009
Design in Wood (Scale Model) results:
Donald Dressel

2008
Design in Wood (Scale Model) results:
Dr Henry Bikhazi / BOUNTY
Gus Agustin / MEDIATOR
Joe Bompensiero / Bremen Cog
Joe Bompensiero / JEFFERSON DAVIS
Ron Render / Pilot Boat

Robert Hewitt working on a miniature

2007
Design in Wood (Scale Model) results:
Clyde Emerson / NAVETTE
Gus Agustin / FAIR AMERICAN
Joe Bompensiero / RALEIGH

Ron Render plans next step at the booth

2006
Design in Wood (Scale Model) results:
Dr Henry Bikhazi / OLIVER CROMWELL
Dr Henry Bikhazi
Gus Agustin / Stuart Royal Yacht
Dr Henry Bikhazi / ALFRED
William Norris / Chris Craft
Dave Yotter / Lumber Schooner

Henry Bikhazi's OLIVER CROMWELL takes all honors:
·  Best in Show, "Fine Woodworking"
·  Blue Ribbon, "Design in Wood (Scale Model)"
·  Maritime Museum, "Best Scale Model Ship Award"

2005
Design in Wood (Scale Model) results:
Robert Hewitt / GLASGOW
Robert Hewitt / FLY
Howie Franklin / Formula Racer

John Wickman, Dave Dana and John McShefferty display work in progress

2004
Design in Wood (Scale Model) results:
Gus Agustin / RESOLUTION
Joe Bompensiero / ROEBUCK
Robert Hewitt / GOLDEN HIND

Ernie Andrew and Don Bienvenue in the Guild booth

2003
Design in Wood (Scale Model) results:
Joe Bompensiero / CHALEUR
Billy Russell / HALIFAX
Robert Hewitt / FLY
Gus Agustin / Royal Barge
Robert Hewitt / SUPPLY

Chari Wessel and Jacki Jones prepare / a day at the Fair

2002
Design in Wood (Scale Model) results:
Clyde Emerson / CONFEDERACY
Joe Bompensiero / PELICAN
Gus Agustin / Stuart Royal Yacht
Robert Hewitt / Kingchow Junk

2001
Design in Wood (Scale Model) results:
Joe Bompensiero / HANNAH
Joe Bompensiero / SULTANA

2000
Design in Wood (Scale Model) results:
Phil Matson / SINTRA
Joe Bompensiero / HANCOCK
Robert Hewitt / VICTORY

1999
Design in Wood (Scale Model) results:
Joe Bompensiero / HALIFAX
Robert Hewitt / AMERICA

1998
Design in Wood (Scale Model) results:
Joe Bompensiero

1997
Design in Wood (Scale Model) results:
Joe Bompensiero / BOUNTY

1996
Design in Wood (Scale Model) results:
Joe Bompensiero / OLIVER CROMWELL
Chuck Hill / CUTTY SARK