TV : Pollyanna Pickering Special

Date: 15th November 10.00pm & 2.00pm

Channel: Create and Craft


Create and Craft TV will be celebrating Pollyanna’s artwork inspired by her expeditions into the Southern Hemisphere – including this study of a jaguar – with two special shows on Thursday 15th November. Tune in at 10am and 2pm to watch popular demonstrator Lynda Chapman creating cards and craft projects live on air.

Watch Create and Craft on : Sky 83 Freeview 23 Virgin 748 Freesat 813 Apple TV Amazon Fire

Event : Born Free Christmas Ball

Date: 24th November

Venue: Burton Albion Pirelli Stadium, Albion Suite, Princess Way, Burton on Trent

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Above : Pollyanna and Virginia enjoy a previous Born Free Ball

Details : Pollyanna was a longstanding patron of The Born free Foundation, and Anna-Louise is honoured to have been invited to attend the Christmas Ball as a representative of The Pollyanna Pickering Foundation.  Born Free’s Co-Founder and Trustee, Virginia McKenna OBE, will be the special guest on the evening.

Tickets are £40 a head to include dinner, dancing, entertainment and a charity auction. To book and more information, including details of hotels, please contact Val and Mike at

*POSTPONED* Exhibition : Winter Exhibition

Date: 17th  November – 2nd  December

We are sorry to announce that the exhibition planned for November 2018 has been postponed.  An exhibition of brand new paintings of British Wildlife will be staged in November 2019.  We will have full details on the web site nearer to the date.

Exhibition : Winter Exhibition

Venue : Derbyshire : The Gallery Brookvale House Oaker Matlock Derbyshire DE4 2JJ (AA Signposted) Admission Free


Every winter Pollyanna opened her private gallery for an exhibition inspired by her love of  British Wildlife.


Visitors will also be able to browse at leisure through the latest additions to Pollyanna’s extensive ranges of greetings cards, fine art and limited edition prints, and a wide variety of gift ware featuring her work – including stationery, jigsaws, tea sets, china mugs, linen ware cross stitch kits, signed sets of her postage stamps issued in Africa, and first day covers for the Royal Mail alongside an exclusive display of the latest selection of gift ware commissioned by Harrods.  All of her books will be available, and Anna-Louise will be happy to sign copies purchased during the event. Two new signed limited edition prints will be exclusively launched during the exhibition.  The latest brand new card and paper crafting kits and printable DVDroms will also be available – as launched live on television in a series of regular and increasingly popular programmes featuring Pollyanna live in the studio on the Create and Craft channel!

There will be over 150 Christmas card designs to choose from, including the latest charity cards designed by Pollyanna for the RSPB, Guide dogs for the Blind, The Born Free Foundation, Blue Cross and Marie Curie among many others. New fine art calendars of her work will be available for 2018, along with a range of eco-friendly wrapping paper and cards, and even Christmas decorations featuring Pollyanna’s designs!

Click Here for additional information about this event (*coming soon*)

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