An Evening with Artlink Central 

featuring performance by carol kidd, a charitable arts auction and affordable arts sale in bridge of allan Parish church halls

Donate / RSVP

Join us on the 22nd April 2017 for a fantastic evening of art and music with a light supper and wine included. Please see details below and feel free to donate and RSVP.

carol kidd

This year’s event will feature a special performance by Scottish Jazz Legend Carol Kidd MBE.

The critically acclaimed singer, who took up painting to help her through a difficult period in her life, has donated two lots to the auction: a self portrait entitled "When I Dream" and an autographed copy of her new album "Carol Kidd Gold"

‘Carol Kidd is the best kept secret of British jazz.' - Frank Sinatra

the event

Join us for a fantastic and memorable fundraising evening with Artlink Central. Our Spring 2017 event on Saturday 22nd April 2017 at 6.30pm, Bridge of Allan Parish Church Rooms highlights music and performances by special guests Carol Kidd, acclaimed Scottish Jazz singer. Also we will show short excerpts of film  in support of our creative work across Central Scotland.

This evening of art and music will include a charity auction of work by artists such as Axel Scheffler, Colin Dunbar, Graham Stewart, Cate Inglis, Barbara Rae and Calum McClure.

Enjoy a glass of wine, light supper and browse our sale of affordable artwork, craft and jewellery. Participation is just the beginning! Find out more through an exhibition about the exceptional arts and participatory programmes which Artlink delivers across Central Scotland. For more information and to book tickets in advance: or call Artlink Central on 01786 450971.

Recommended donation £15pp

All donations support our work with artists to create opportunities for people with a range of disabilities and needs to express themselves through the arts.

Charitable Auction works 

Here are some of the artworks you can bid on with support from our auctioneer Neil Macrae. Work is viewable by arrangement prior to the event either in person or via Skype. Please contact for more details.

What to Expect

A gala evening featuring:

  • Auction of original artworks by some of the UK's leading artists
  • 'Every Picture Tells A Story' small original artworks sale with work by artists such as Will Maclean
  • Highly popular sale of small artworks, craft and jewellery from between around £10 - £200
  • Stall of information about Artlink Central's work and our new social product for people with dementia
  • Enjoy wine, supper and live music as you select your favourite artwork and mingle with the artists

 Special Guest, Jazz Legend Carol Kidd will perform a set of her well loved music.



Auction items are displayed on our website .   Bids may be made in advance via email ( or by telephone (01786 450971) until 2pm on Friday 21st April.  You may make prior arrangements for telephone proxy bidding by contacting Artlink Central.   Purchases may be made on the evening by cash or cheque. Card payments will also be possible subject to a minimum spend.

Reserving Tickets and Donating

You can reserve tickets via our website site or you can send a cheque to Artlink Central with details of who is attending. Our address is Unit 8 - 9 Beta Centre, Stirling University Innovation Park, Stirling, FK9 4NF.

Donate and book tickets by card payment

Donate and/or reserve tickets on paypal

Contact us via our website

Programme Schedule

Auction Viewing and drinks reception from 6.30pm

Performance at 8pm

Auction begins at 9pm

Small and affordable original works of art, craft and jewellery will be available for sale throughout the evening, including works by Will Maclean, Frances Douglas, Ann Divers, Eilidh Weir, Jaine Marriott and Nikki Monaghan. So even if you don't make a bid, take away something special, donated for the event by artists who support our work.

Artlink Central | Stirling Old Town Jail, Saint John's Street, FK8 1EA
Telephone: 01786 450971 | Email:
Registered Scottish Charity No. SC008158