What’s On

The following are a selection of forthcoming talks and exhibitions which are open to the general public. Click on the red event header to see full details! All dates and prices are correct at the time of writing, but we suggest you contact the organisers to confirm details before setting out. Times and dates of TV appearances are correct at the time of publication, but schedules can change prior to broadcast – check online for up to date details.

Further talks and exhibitions will continue to be added throughout the year.  Please bookmark us and keep checking back!

Please note - times and dates of TV appearances are correct at the time of publication, but schedules often change prior to broadcast – check online for up to date details!

For subscribers to Pollyanna's gallery newsletter *new events* and *updates* are marked as indicated.

Click here for a summary of the subjects of Pollyanna's twelve different talks. If you are interested in booking Pollyanna to give a talk please contact us.

January 2017

DSC_0784 - Copy TV : Interview – Channel Seven News (Australia) - Date: 27th January 6.00pm Channel: Channel 9, Australia Details: Pollyanna took her sketch folder on location with a camera team from Channel Seven news (left) read more >
DSC_0792 TV : Interview Channel Nine News (Australia) - Date: 28th January 6.00pm Channel: Channel 9, Australia Details: While in Australia Pollyanna chatted to presenter Kate Collins (above left) from Channel Nine News about read more >

February 2017

mbearsk Talk : Temples Tigers and a Bear Called Polly : SOLD OUT - Date : 11th February 7.30pm Venue : Parochial Hall, Waterfall Lane, Waterfall, Staffs, ST10 3HY Details: All are welcome to this talk, which is a read more >
A9 21.09 TV : Pollyanna Pickering Crafting - Date: 26th February Channel: Create and Craft 5.00pm TV Programme : Pollyanna Pickering Crafting *UPDATE* This TV launch has been brought forward a day from read more >
A2 24.02 TV : Pollyanna Pickering Crafting - Date: 27th February Channel: Create and Craft Details: Join Pollyanna for three brand new live one hour programmes to showcase her latest crafting kits featuring read more >
mbearsk Talk: Temples Tigers and a Bear Called Polly - Date: 28th February 7.30pm Venue : Hull : The Royal Suite, Mercure Royal Hotel, Ferensway, Hull, HU1 3UF Details : In 2017 the world’s finest read more >

March 2017

14735-008 Exhibition: Crew Yard Gallery Exhibition - Date: Ongoing from 1st March Venue: Patchings Art CentreOxton Road, Calverton, Nottingham NG14 6NU Exhibition : Crew Yard Gallery Details : Pollyanna has long standing read more >
index Radio : Interview – The Wildlife 80’s Show (Voice FM) - Date: 12th March 1 -3 pm Station : Voice FM Details: Pollyanna will be a guest on the Willdife 80’s Show between 1 – 3pm, read more >
DSC_0131 TV : Pollyanna Pickering Crafting - Date: 25th March & 26th March Channel: Create and Craft TV Programme : Crafting Live! Details:  Details : Pollyanna will be making a personal appearance read more >
Copy of P1060334 Event : Painting Demonstration at Crafting Live - Date : 25th & 26th March  10am – 4pm Venue : Doncaster Racecourse Leger Way Doncaster DN2 6BB  Details : Pollyanna will be making a read more >
ppsketchpanda Talk: Giant Pandas and Sleeping Dragons - Date: 31st March 2.15pm Venue : Bakewell : Medway Centre New Street Bakewell Derbyshire DE45 1DY Details : If you have never seen it before, read more >

April 2017

14336014panda-slider Talk: Giant Pandas and Sleeping Dragons - Date: 6th April 6.15 for 6.45pm Venue: Stockport : Deanwater Hotel, Wilmslow Road, Woodford, SK7 1RJ Details: The founder of the Born Free Foundation Virginia read more >
14733-002 Exhibition : The Association of Animal Artists - Date: 8th April – 14th May Venue : Castle Park Arts Centre, Castle Park, Frodsham, Cheshire. Exhibition : The Association of Animal Artists Exhibition Details read more >
A8 24.08 TV : Pollyanna Pickering Crafting - *UPDATE* Change of date Date: 30th April  4.00pm  7.00pm (TBC) TV Programme : Pollyanna Pickering Crafting Channel: Create and Craft Details: Pollyanna is very excited read more >

May 2017

14833-003 Talk : A Brush with Wildlife - Date : 12th May 7.30pm Venue : Stourbridge : St. Saviour’s Church Hall 1 Park Road Hagley Stourbridge DY9 ONS Details : Hagley Art Club read more >
panda Talk: Giant Pandas and Sleeping Dragons - Date: 25th May 1.30pm Venue : Retford : The Well, Hospital Road, Retford, Notts Details : Retford U3A have invited Pollyanna to share the story read more >
14147-008 Exhibition: International Wildlife Art Society Exhibition - Date: 27th May – 4th June Venue: Nature in Art, Twigworth, Gloucester Event: International Wildlife Art Society Exhibition Details: As a patron of the Wildlife read more >
PPC&Ccam TV : Pollyanna Pickering Crafting - *UPDATE* Change of Date! Date: 1st May 9.00am, 5.00pm Channel: Create and Craft TV Programme : Pollyanna Pickering Crafting Details: Pollyanna will return to the read more >

June 2017

ppsketchpanda Talk : Giant Pandas and Sleeping Dragons - *Update : New Event* Date: 14th June 12.00 noon Talk: Giant Pandas and Sleeping Dragons Venue: The Pavillion, Morley Hayes, main Road Morley, DE7 6DG read more >
14751-015 Exhibition : Wonderful World - Date: 17th June – 2nd July 10.00am – 6.00pm Venue : The Gallery Brookvale House Oaker Matlock Derbyshire DE4 2JJ (AA Signposted) Exhibition : Wonderful read more >
14735-008 Exhibition: Wildlife Artist of the Year - Date: 27th June – 2nd July 10am to 5pm (closes 4pm on final day) Venue: The Mall GalleriesThe Mall London, SW1 Exhibition: Wildlife Artist of read more >

July 2017

angelpaint Talk: A Brush With Wildlife - Date : 5th July 7.30pm Talk : A Brush With Wildlife Venue : Sheffield : Dore Methodist Church, High Street, Dore, Sheffield, S17 3GU Details read more >
demo Event : Painting Demonstration - Date : 13th July Venue : Patchings Art Gallery Oxton Road Calverton, Nottingham Event : Painting Demonstration Details : Pollyanna is very pleased to have read more >
c7c TV : Pollyanna Pickering Crafting - 24th July.  Pollyanna’s new Papercrafting Kit & DVDrom will be a special feature on Create and Craft TV. Watch the live shows for craft demos read more >

August 2017

A9 21.09 TV : Pollyanna Pickering Anniversary Special! - Date: 28th August  8.00am, 1.00pm 7.00pm TV Programme : Pollyanna Pickering Crafting Channel: Create and Craft Date: 28th August 8.00am, 1.00pm, 5.00pm Channel: Create and read more >

September 2017

14521-004 Exhibition: Flora & Fauna In The British Landscape - Date: 2nd to 16th September Exhibition: Flora & Fauna In The British Landscape Venue: Hanbury Hall, School Road, Hanbury, Droitwich Spa, Worcestershire Details: As a read more >
14458-008 Exhibition : Society of Feline Artist’s Annual Exhibition - Date : 24th August – 15th September Event : Society of Feline Artist’s Annual Exhibition Venue : London : Llewellyn Alexander Gallery,124 – 126 The read more >
14907-009 Exhibition: Association of Animal Artists Autumn Exhibition - Date: 9th September – 4th October Exhibition: Association of Animal Artists Autumn Exhibition Venue: The Station, Station Yard, Richmond, North Yorkshire, DL10 4LD Details: Pollyanna read more >
ppwolf Talk: The Company of Wolves - Date: 14th September 7.30pm Talk: The Company of Wolves Venue: Poynton : Royal British Legion, Georges Road West, Poynton, Cheshire SK12 1JY   Details: Visitors read more >
DSC_0183 Talk: GONE WALKABOUT – Painting the wildlife of Australia. *Update : Change of Venue* - Date: 18th September 7.00pm Talk: GONE WALKABOUT – Painting the wildlife of Australia. Venue: Leicester : Boys Brigade Hall, united reform church, Long street, Wigston read more >
14907-013 Talk: GONE WALKABOUT – Painting the wildlife of Australia. - Date: 22nd  September 7.30pm Talk: GONE WALKABOUT – Painting the wildlife of Australia. Venue : Chesterfield : Whitecotes School, Whitecotes Lane, Chesterfield, Derbyshire Details : read more >
14833-007 Talk: Here be Dragons….. - Date: 20th  September 7.30pm Talk: Here be Dragons….. Venue : Nottingham : St Leonard’s Community Centre, Bramcote Lane, Wollaton, Nottingham (opposite Wollaton library) Details : read more >
PP dan tv TV Programme : Pollyanna Pickering Crafting - Date: 24th September *Update* New Times and Extra Show! 9.00am 2.00pm and 6.00pm TV Programme :  Pollyanna Pickering Crafting Channel: Create and Craft Details: Pollyanna read more >
DSC_0184 (2) Exhibition: Artists for Conservation, China *Update* Exhibition extended until 30th November - Date: 1st August – 30th November   Exhibition: Artists for Conservation Venue: QingDao Lan Wan Art Gallery Qingdao City, China Details: Pollyanna is honoured to read more >

October 2017

wpanda Talk: Giant Pandas and Sleeping Dragons - Date: 1st October 3.00pm Talk: Giant Pandas and Sleeping Dragons Venue: Nottingham : Our Lady’s New Parish Hall Brooklyn Road, Bulwell, Nottingham, NG6 9ES. Details: read more >
ppbto World Animal Day - Date : 4th October Details : As a patron of Naturewatch, Pollyanna is proud to support World Animal Day, on 4th October –  an initiative read more >
A1 17.01 Talk: GONE WALKABOUT – Painting the wildlife of Australia - Date: 4th  October 7.30pm Talk: GONE WALKABOUT –  Painting the wildlife of Australia Venue : Nottingham : The Dales United Reform Church Parkdale Road Bakersfield read more >
P1100403 TV Programme : Pollyanna Pickering Crafting - Date: 5th October *Update* New Shows! 9.00am and 3.00pm with repeats on Craft Extra 11am and 5pm TV Programme :  Pollyanna Pickering Crafting Tune into read more >
vmk tea Event : Born Free Afternoon Tea - Date: 8th  October 5.00pm Event : Born Free  Afternoon Tea Venue: The Pavilion, Branston Golf and Country Club near Burton on Trent. Details : You read more >
14803-004 Talk: Here be Dragons…. - Date: 13th October 7.30pm Talk: Here be Dragons…. Venue :  Manchester : East Didsbury Methodist Church 494 Parrs Wood Road East Didsbury Manchester M20 5QQ read more >
snow leopard 001 Event : Explorers Against Extinction : Sketch for Survival Launch Event - Date: 12th  October 7.00pm Event : Explorers Against Extinction : Sketch for Survival Launch Event Venue: The Royal Geographical Society, London Details : Pollyanna is read more >
14907-012 Talk : On Top of the World *Pollyanna Pickering Foundation Event* - Date : 19th October  7.30pm Talk : On Top of the World Venue : Stourbridge:  New Road Methodist Church Stourbridge, DY8 1PA Details : If read more >
pppanda Talk: Giant Pandas and Sleeping Dragons - Date: 23rd October 7.30pm Talk: Giant Pandas and Sleeping Dragons Venue : Macclesfield : Civic Hall,  Palmerston St Bollington, Macclesfield, Cheshire Details : Visitors will read more >
14836-007 Talk: Here be Dragons…. - Date: 28th October 7.30pm Talk: Here be Dragons…. Venue : Sheffield : Methodist Church 8 Stubbin Lane Firth Park Sheffield S5 6QL Details : Pollyanna read more >
P1100403 TV Programme : Pollyanna Pickering Crafting - *Update* new date and extra shows! Date: 28th October   9.00am 12.00pm & 5.00pm TV Programme :  Pollyanna Pickering Crafting Channel: Create and Craft Details: read more >
A5 01.05a TV Programme : Pollyanna Pickering Crafting - Date: 30th October 11.00am & 7.00pm TV Programme :  Pollyanna Pickering Crafting Channel: Create and Craft Details: Due to popular demand Pollyanna will now be read more >

November 2017

rhinos-slider Event : Remembering Rhinos Talk and Book Launch - Date: 1st November 7.00pm Event : Remembering Rhinos Talk and Book Launch Venue: Royal Geographical Society 1 Kensington Gore London SW7 2AR Details : As read more >
14918-004 Exhibition: Artists For Conservation Festival - Date: 9th – 12th November Exhibition: Artists For Conservation Festival Venue: Canada : VanDusen Botanical Garden 5251 Oak Street Vancouver, Canada Details : Pollyanna is read more >
14879-002 Exhibition : The Diamond Exhibition - Date: 18th  November – 3rd December 10.00am – 6.00pm Exhibition : The Diamond Exhibition Venue : Derbyshire : The Gallery Brookvale House Oaker Matlock Derbyshire read more >

December 2017