Pink It Up- Silent Auction!

In keeping with our Be Pink theme for Pink It Up, why not turn your house PINK with a beautiful piece of art?

The incredibly talented Laura Ross has kindly created this bespoke canvas especially for Candlelighters for Pink It Up, which you could have the chance to own by taking part in our silent auction…


The artwork is an abstract, mixed media piece on 60cm x 60cm cotton canvas, and the market price is £250 with a reserve of £100, so please only submit bids higher than this! To make a bid, email your offer to All entries must be made no later than Friday 26th June at 12pm. Please read the rest of the terms and conditions for this auction below.

Good luck!


The highest bid is currently £501 . (Updated 26/06/2020)



Terms and Conditions

  • The auction will run from 12:00 midday on Wednesday 10th June until 12:00 midday on Friday 26th June.
  • Winners will be notified after this time and will also be announced on social media on the evening of 26th June.
  • The decision of the winners is that of Candlelighters staff and will be final.
  • By placing a bid you are entering into an agreement to purchase the item at the offered price.
  • An individual can make multiple bids, but Candlelighters will only consider their highest, regardless of when it was submitted (for example, if someone bids £300, and then later makes a bid of £250, we will only accept the £300 bid).
  • The highest bid will be deemed to be the winner. In the extreme case of an entry error ocurring, please contact us for the retraction of your bid. If this occurs we reserve the right to offer the item to the second-highest bidder.
  • In the event that the highest bid is made by multiple people, we will revert to whoever submitted their bid first.
  • Sale is final. There will be no exchanges or refunds. All items are “as is.” Candlelighters has attempted to describe the items correctly, but neither warrants nor represents and in no event shall be responsible for the correctness of descriptions, genuineness, or condition of the items.
  • The item has been donated by Laura Ross, Artist who values the work at £250.
  • Payment for items purchased must be made in full to Candlelighters by 30th June by BACS transfer only.
  • Following receipt of payments, all items are to be collected from Candlelighters (LS3 1AD) at a pre-agreed time, or if 5 miles of LS17 the item can be delivered by the artist. If neither is possible, we can agree to courier the item at the expense of the winner, please contact prior to bidding to confirm this is possible.
  • All items will be sold only above the minimum asking bid of £100 and proceeds will go to Candlelighters Trust.
  • Candlelighters Trust reserves the right to add or withdraw items, without notice, to or from the auction.
  • Candlelighters Trust, their elected and appointed officials, members and employees, sponsors, and/or volunteers connected with the auction cannot hold any responsibility or liability from any risks or hazards related to the items won at the auction.
  • Only bids received by email via will be deemed to be valid.