On the cover Sparkle the barn owl
Stephen picking daisies from the top lane
Helen uses a cocktail stick to draw in the lines of the design
the outlines are done using sunflower seeds
a detailed image of the use of different colours and textures to create an overall image you can Blipp this image for more.
A small well dressing depicting a tree, positioned by a running brook you can Blipp this image for more.
four year old Daniel is learning the art of welldressing for the first time
a previous years welldressing, depicting a bumble bee
people come and go over the duration of a week, each taking turns to work on the well dressing, whuch is located in a spare cow shed. you can Blipp this image for more.
Helen is the artist behind the well dressing on Pounder Lane. She organises the different colours and textures and makes sure that all volunteers have something to do that they enjoy.
the laminated design of the barn owl sits on a chair to allow people to refer back to it for guidance on colouring and shading.
the completed welldressing. Pumpkin seeds, melon seeds, aniseed and popcorn make up the face. Pine cones make up the wings, saisies make up the chest, hydrangea makes the pink pop out and the knapweed fills in the background and will bloom purple after two or three days. you can Blipp this image for more.
two puffer fish that can be worn.
the giant chicken watches out over a stable door.
The uniform of Great Great Grand father William who came to Bonsall over five generations ago. you can Blipp this image for more.
the chicken in the barn at night. you can Blipp this image for more.