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Postcard raises thousands for Edinburgh’s Homeless

By at August 5, 2017 | 8:00 am | 0 Comment

FREE PICTURE: Rock Trust Charity Postcard Art Sale, Edinburgh, 22/06/2017:
Edinburgh based charity The Rock Trust is bringing together some of Scotland’s best known artists in a bid to tackle youth homelessness.
  The charity’s sixth postcard art auction and an accompanying Postcard Art Exhibition exhibition will see 97 artists from across Scotland and beyond donating 162 pieces of postcard sized artworks. It wiill be held at Summerhall, Summerhall Place, Edinburgh, between Friday 23 June and Friday 14 July (2017).  Opening times are Mon-Fri 9-5; Sat 10-5; Sun 11-4pm.
  The proceeds from the auction on will go towards helping 16-25 year olds across Edinburgh and the Lothians to avoid and move on from homelessness, building the resilience and life skills necessary for independent adult life. 
 Pictured are Clare Robertson and Celeste Clark with examples of their work and the work of other artists.
More information from: Paul Surgenor at Pagoda Porter Novelli on 0131 556 0770 or
 Photography for The Rock Trust from: Colin Hattersley Photography - - - 07974 957 388.

Sale of postcard art raises thousands for Edinburgh’s Homeless Bids on Rock Trust’s postcard art exhibition have raised in excess of £6,800 in aid of Edinburgh’s homeless youth. The three week long auction ‘Between a Rock and an Art Place’ attracted thousands of bids which were placed on the 162 donated pieces of art. The exhibition, the charity’s

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