Welcome to The Big Dog Walk Essex, organised by Dogfest Events.
Take a walk through the beautiful grounds of Hylands Estate!
The event village, located behind the Children's Play Area, opens at 9.30am. You can come into the event village, have a coffee and have a sniff around before the walk starts.Find out more »
Hylands House opens its doors FREE OF CHARGE to reveal the secrets behind its history with an exhibition displayed in the library – this month’s exhibition is ‘The Servants - those who worked on the Estate and in the House’.Find out more »
Spend a day with resident glass artist Mona Marnell exploring warm glass. The workshop starts with you learning how to cut and shape glass and then exploring the many different techniques used to introduce colour, texture and inclusions to glass before making your own pieces.Find out more »
One event on Sun 17th October 2021 at 2:30pm
October's Vintage Afternoon Tea has now sold out - please check listings to book your table for November. Hylands Estate are delighted to launch Vintage Afternoon Tea! Enjoy a traditional afternoon tea with unlimited tea and coffee inside the Terrace Room, overlooking the back lawn. Make the most of your visit by viewing the opulent spaces Hylands House has to offer at our monthly Open House and be sure to stop off at the Farmers' & Craft Market taking…Find out more »
This is our advanced workshop for anyone who has some experience of using Annie Sloan Chalk Paint and would like to learn some fantastic new techniques and gain confidence in the use of Annie Sloan products. This fun workshop will cover the following: Flat finish Ombre Image transfer Stencilling Simple textured effect Gilding Craqueleur Frottage You will be shown, in detail, how to use many products to achieve all of these transformative advanced techniques in small classes of up to…Find out more »
One event on Fri 12th November 2021 at 10:00am
One event on Sat 13th November 2021 at 10:00am
One event on Sun 14th November 2021 at 10:00am
Start your Christmas celebrations with a day of glass making. Be it decorations or gifts, something for yourself or the special people in your life, Mona will guide you through the whole process from your original idea to the final products. The workshop begins with you learning how to cut and shape glass followed by an introduction to the many different techniques used to introduce colour, texture and inclusions to glass before making your own pieces. The workshop is…Find out more »