Find out more about this ancient Derbyshire custom by watching the well dressers working on the dressing. The picture is laid on the clay, marked out using craft knives to make lines on the clay, then the paper in removed and the design outlined in wool. Once outlined, it can be ‘coloured in’ using natural materials – petals, seeds, leaves…
Barlborough Church Institute, Church Street (S43 4EP)
Nearest Tourist Information Centre
Chesterfield (Tel: 01246 345777/8)
Donations gratefully accepted.
High Street, Barlborough, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S43 4ET
Map reference: SK 384711 Lat: 53.23554 Long: -1.42613
Accessible by Public Transport : 9 miles (14.5 kms) from Chesterfield station