Create an adorable plush hot dog or apple pal! Kids will love their yummy new friend! Plush hot dog is 13" and plush apple is 6 1/2" when finished. Patterns include step by step instructions with photos and pattern pieces. Perfect for beginning. Available for instant download!
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Entry is £6 per person and includes entry to the grounds and gardens of
the house, as well as parking and, of course, access to the ceramics
exhibition and sale.
We began with a walk around the wild flower meadow and walled garden. They were looking on top form, and buzzing with insects.
Then it was on to the exhibition and competition area. The theme this
year was 'Biblical'. Unfortunately, I had forgotten my camera (the
photos here are all taken by Rob), so didn't get a photo of the three
pieces I voted for, but here are two of Rob's choices:-
Jonah and The Whale
The Last Supper
Brock enjoying the day out
There were 130 potters showing off their wares, so plenty to look at and even buy...
Some lovely earrings I bought from Steve Woodhead Ceramics. I also have a
pair of yellow ones, purchased a few years ago, which I wear all the
This adorable container with bird ornament is from Charlotte and Sigerd
Bohmer of Germany. We have quite a few of their pieces now, as we buy
one or two every year.
Another bumper offering of over 120 vintage and antique glass buttons from my own collection has just been listed on Ebay (close of auction for the buttons is on Sunday 26 July 2015 at around 6.15 pm (BST). Please click on the links beneath the photos to go to the auction listings.
The gallery and gardens are also suitable for small receptions for
up to fifty guests. Civil ceremonies, blessings and concerts are also
possible on request.
We are open from 10am through to 5pm, weekends and Bank
Holidays, from the beginning of May through to the end of August.
There is a minimal charge of £4.00 per adult with children
free, and we have adopted the two for one entry offer in 'The Times' and
'Gardeners World' upon receipt of the paper or magazine.
Arranged visits are also welcome for a conducted tour followed by refreshments. Cost £7.00 per person.
Directions DO NOT USE SAT NAV!
From Hebden Bridge you take the Heptonstall/Colden/Burnley road
to Heptonstall and Colden. After approx. one and a half miles you turn
right at edge lane (by a covered bustop) and follow the signs. You are
within half a mile. Contact Information
Colden, Hebden Bridge
Telephone No. 01422 842 260. Ask for John.