Artists for Conservation

Pollyanna Pickering

Internationally Acclaimed Artist and Conservationist Recipient of AFC’s 2012 Conservation Award.

Pollyanna Pickering, Simon Combes Award

Vancouver, BC., CANADA - July 5, 2012 - Pollyanna Pickering has had a long career as one of Europe's foremost wildlife artists. As the most published fine artists in the UK, Pollyanna is a champion of environmental conservation, and has dedicated her life to animal welfare and international exploration.

Pollyanna Pickering becomes Patron of Parrotaid


Pollyanna and her daughter Anna-Louise are pleased to have accepted the roles of joint patrons of the organisation Parrotaid.

Parrotaid is a non profit making organisation set up 12 years ago by Candie Bradley to help injured neglected unwanted and abused parrots of all shapes and sizes - no parrot is ever turned away. The group’s main aims are to prevent parrots being taken out of the wild for the pet trade, and to rescue and, when ever possible, rehome neglected, sick and unwanted parrots.

Pollyanna Pickering Foundation Helps Save Namibian Painted Dogs

The Pollyanna Pickering Foundation has funded the building of an enclosure for the rehabiliation of Painted Dogs at the N/a’an ku sê Wildlife Sanctuary in Namibia. 

Celebrity launch for Pollyanna's Prize Draw

Three Famous faces from stage and screen visited Pollyanna to lend their support to the Pollyanna Pickering Foundation's first fundraising campaign of 2010.
Actor Christopher Cazenove visited Pollyanna's gallery to attend the launch event just weeks before his sad death earlier this month. Best known for his roles in Dynasty and the Duchess of Duke Street, he very kindly gave his support to the campaign during what would be his last visit to the region.

Pollyanna Pickering Foundation Funds Moonbear Rescue

Pollyanna Pickering was delighted to be able to present Animals Asia founder Jill Robinson with a cheque for

Pollyanna Pickering Raises Funds for Ethiopian Sanctuary

Virginia McKenna Draws Winning Ticket

.Following Pollyanna's 2009 Exhibition, which formed part of the official celebrations to mark the 25th anniversary of the Born Free Foundation Pollyanna was delighted to be able to present their founder Virginia McKenna with a cheque for

Pollyanna to Paint Lion Sculpture

For a 10 week period in Summer 2010, Northampton's streets, parks, open spaces and shopping centres will be joined by a pride of 5ft lions. Pride of Northampton will be the town's most high profile event, engaging local artists, community groups and schools and attracting regional and national visitors to the town centre.

Pollyanna is delighted to announce that she has been selected as one of the artists who will paint one of these magnificent sculptures, which will bring an explosion of colour and excitement to Northampton's streets and open spaces.

Pollyanna Beyond the Great Wall

In January 2010 Pollyanna made her first return journey to China in fifteen years, travelling far beyond the legendary Great Wall in search of some of the country's most endangered species.

A major exhibition of fifty new original paintings inspired by this, and her previous journey, will be staged for the first time in her private gallery at Brookvale House, Oker, Near Matlock . in Derbyshire (UK) from 19th June

Pollyanna Pickering Foundation Draw Funds Badger Conservation

Popular presenter of the UK's 'Who Wants to be a Millioneire' Chris Tarrant is used to changing people's lives by giving away huge sums of money

Pollyanna Pickering Named Professional Wildlife Artist of the Year

2009 ended on a high note for Pollyanna when she was.named

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