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Silent Auction to support Katie Maughan's efforts to raise money for WellChild and run the London Marathon.
WellChild provide practical and emotional support to improve life for seriously ill children. This online auction is open for bids until March 7th when we are holding a music & fundraising event at Found Gallery, Brecon. You will also be able to bid at the event. To attend: RSVP below!
Mar 07, 7:00 PM
Found Gallery,
1 Bulwark, Brecon LD3 7LB, UK
 

SILENT AUCTION

Browse the items below and get bidding in the hope of being the highest bidder! Winners announced on March 7th

 

PAINTING BY ROBERT MACDONALD

Framed watercolour by highly respected artist and print maker, Robert Macdonald.

Robert trained as a journalist in New Zealand but studied painting and

Framed watercolour by highly respected artist & print maker, Robert Macdonald. Robert is the first elected president of the Royal Watercolour Society of Wales and he is a past chair of the Welsh Group.

His paintings & prints have been exhibited widely in the UK and internationally in Brussels, Holland, USA, Germany, Pakistan and New Zealand. His prints are held in a number of public collections including the Victoria & Albert Museum.
His Welsh watercolours have won many awards.

Framed size 46cm x 36cm. See larger image at the bottom of the page. 

MEAL FOR FOUR AT THE FELIN FACH GRIFFIN

A delicious meal for four people at the well renowned Felin Fach Griffin, situated in the beautiful Brecon Beacons. The meal also comes with any bottle of wine from their menu! Yum!

ADVENTURE DAY WITH BLACK MOUNTAIN ACTIVITY CENTRE FOR TWO

Two people exploration pass to explore the Brecon Beacons with this exciting company,  choose from 

  • Gorge Adventure

  • Caving

  • Rock Climbing & Abseiling

  • Kayaking

  • Open Canoeing

  • Hill Walking 

HEADING HOME BY ARTIST PHILLIP ROSS

Mounted watercolour by Cardiff based watercolour artist Phillip Ross. Part of his mining series.

(64cm x 47cm)

See larger image at the bottom of the page.

ALPACA MY BOOTS

Alpaca Treks allow you to experience walking and feeding your own individual alpaca. As you trek together in the glorious Brecon Beacons National Park, you will learn some interesting facts about these enchanting and curious animals. The fantastic scenery provides the perfect backdrops for those all important alpaca selfies and photographs.

Ticket for 2 adults and 3 children or 5 people.

DAY SAILING ON A WONDERFUL BOAT

Spend a wonderful day sailing the waves on a beautiful sailing boat with master of the sea and skies Raymond Van Dyke. Setting off from Swansea.

LUNCH FOR TWO AT THE RIVER CAFE

Enjoy a delicious lunch for two people at the wonderful River Cafe in Glasbury. A very scenic spot, looking over the river Wye, with ever changing art on its walls!

SHORT BREAK IN 5 BEDROOM HOUSE IN DEVON

A two night weekend or 2 night mid week break at Godolphin Cottage in East Portlemouth, South Devon. Godolphin is a contemporary cottage, sleeping 10 people in 5 bedrooms overlooking the Salcombe Estuary and just 10 minutes walk from the South Devon coast


This offer is subject to availability between March - mid June 2020 or after September 11th 2020. Groups must not exceed 10 people and be over the age of 25. A normal weekend rate is £1,200 in April and May and £900 in the autumn.

The winner of this auction item will be asked to pay a refundable £300 damage deposit which will be held over the booking dates. 

HOLIDAY IN BUDE

2 nights stay at The Red Barn, a luxury barn conversion at Venn Farm in Bude, Cornwall. Upstairs, the open plan living area leads on to the deck and a huge garden beyond, meaning that the kids can roam freely and chase the friendly hens, while parents relax. The Red Barn sleeps 4.
Available to the highest bidder from October - end of December excluding public holidays.

PORCELAIN ROCKING VESSEL BY KIM COLEBROOK

Carved small rocking vessel (from geological clay) on 2 black porcelain slates. 7cm x 7cm x 5cm. Made from porcelain, black porcelain and iron spangles.

Abergavenny based ceramicist Kim Colebrook has the following awards:

Open Art Winner 2020 for her porcelain piece ‘Strata’ at y Galleri Caerffili 

Emerging Maker Award - International Ceramics Festival Aberystwyth - 2019.

Stuart Houghton Award for Design Craft - 2017.

Portfolio Award for Personal Achievement – 2014

See larger image at the bottom of the page.

PORCELAIN BLOCK & CUBE BY KIM COLEBROOK

Geological block and cube.13cm x 3cm x 7cm. Made from porcelain, black porcelain, iron spangles and ilmenite.

Abergavenny based ceramicist Kim Colebrook has the following awards:

Open Art Winner 2020 for her porcelain piece ‘Strata’ at y Galleri Caerffili 

Emerging Maker Award - International Ceramics Festival Aberystwyth - 2019.

Stuart Houghton Award for Design Craft - 2017.

Portfolio Award for Personal Achievement – 2014

See larger image at the bottom of the page.

WEEKEND IN A FLAT IN BATH

Stay for two nights in a charming, one bedroom flat next to the Royal Crescent in the Georgian city of Bath. The flat has a double bedroom and a sofa bed.


This offer is subject to availability. No more than 4 people may stay and they must be over the age of 25. 

The winner of this auction item will be asked to pay a refundable £300 damage deposit which will be held over the booking dates. No dogs allowed.

MEAL FOR TWO AT THE MARLBOROUGH TAVERN IN BATH

A delicious meal at The Marlborough Tavern in Bath, just seconds from the Royal Cresent and evening closer to the flat in Bath that is also up for bidding! Bid on both for a real treat filled weekend!

BLACK MOUNTAIN SMOKERY

A beautiful wicker hamper containing a side of traditional smoked salmon as well as oak roasted salmon steaks, sliced glazed ham, smoked duck and chicken breasts and a selection of accompaniments, canape shells and smoked seeds and to finish our locally made artisan butter truffles

SIMPLY DONATE

Nothing catching your eye? I would be so pleased and grateful if you just wanted to donate some money to this wonderful cause.

 

BIDDING

Please place your bids here! Write the name of the item you would like to bid on in the subject line and your generous bid in the message! 

If there is nothing you would like to bid on but you would like to donate to WellChild via Katie Maughan's fundraising page for the charity then click here

1 Bulwark, Brecon LD3 7LB, UK