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 >
DSC_0131 Event : Summer Crafting – Painting Demonstration & Live TV show - Date : 15th & 16th July 10pm – 4.00pm Venue : Doncaster Racecourse Event : Summer Crafting Details : Pollyanna will be making a personal 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


October 2017


November 2017

14845-003 Exhibition : Diamond Anniversary Exhibtion - Date: 18th November – 3rd December 10.00 am – 6.00 pm Venue : The Gallery Brookvale House Oaker Matlock Derbyshire DE4 2JJ (AA Signposted) Join read more >

December 2017