Farécla Bonnet Painting Competition (2018) - Elliot Awarded at Advanced Engineering 2018

Bonnet Painting Competition 2018 - Elliot's winning bonnet on display

Award Ceremony

Elliot Campbell (24) from The Figaro Shop (Didcot) and winner of the Farécla Apprentice & Student Bonnet Painting Competition was presented his prize by Daryl Head (Nationwide CRC and Silver Medallist at the World Skills in Abu Dhabi) on the Farécla stand at the Advanced Engineering Show 2018.

Farécla hosted a prize giving ceremony on Wednesday 31 October 2018 at 12:30pm to present Elliot with a cheque for £1000, a Farécla G Plus Polishing Machine and the NEW Farécla G360 Super Fast System.

Elliot’s bonnet was on display throughout the two-day show at the highlight of a series of exhibits that had been polished with Farécla compounds.

Bonnet Painting Competition 2018 - Elliot's being awarded £1000 by Daryl Head
Bonnet Painting Competition 2018 - Elliot with his father and his mentor in front of his winning bonnet

Closing Comments

David-John Cousins (Sales & Marketing Content Coordinator for Farécla) commented:

“Running our first ever bonnet painting competition has been an absolute pleasure and Elliot’s eye catching bonnet has become the centrepiece of our stand; drawing in crowds and bringing a new found appreciation for the young talent within our industry.”

“We cannot thank everyone who took part throughout the course of the competition enough for their participation – the skills displayed by our entrants across bodyshops and colleges has been phenomenal and we hope to continue our efforts to support the budding talent in our industry”