Entertainment was provided by NADFAS
lecturer and magician Bertie Pearce.
Pictured at the event are (from left) Mrs Sarah Brierley, chairman of the West Riding Branch of NADFAS
, Mrs Anne Palmer, chairman of North East Region of the National Association of Decorative and Fine Arts Societies with the Rev Mary Railton-Crowder, Vicar of Birchencliffe and Rural Dean of Huddersfield with two of the children.
For a short article on the conservation of the piece, see 'Showing its true colours' by Clare Stewart In NADFAS
Review, Autumn-Winter 2001, pp.
They are members of the Birmingham Branch of NADFAS
(National Association of Decorative and Fine Arts Societies), and are trained to document all items within a church.
The other winners were: Media Achievement Award sponsored by Codemasters: Goshul Rathod HPL Prototypes Design & Model Making Awards sponsored by HPL Prototypes: First - Luca Frondella Second - Jamie Pearson Performing Arts Outstanding Achievement Award sponsored by Storm Entertainments: Lori-Lanie Shanks and Mirie-Marie Shanks NADFAS
Foundation Award sponsored by Royal Leamington Spa Decorative and Fine Arts Society: Matthew Caldwell Studentship Awards: Philippa Brown and Sue Wightman Furniture Crafts - Paul Roden Trophy: Terry Aldersley Music Achievement Award: Hannah Thornicroft
This summer, NADFAS
members from Huddersfield will be heading towards Pickering to visit Ebberston Hall, described as a Palladian mansion in miniature.