*update* The print went for an incredible £840, which will go towards supporting young people in the arts.
River Reeves Foundation are auctioning off a one of a kind huge 60×40 inch canvas signed by all the headline acts and other artists who played RivFest 17, the annual music festival which took place on Saturday 2nd September in Warrington.
All money raised from the auction which is currently reaching £310 with 24 hours remaining will be going towards helping young people through the River Reeves Foundation.
The image on the canvas is a limited edition print of an original acrylic painting of River Reeves created by a local artist. The canvas is signed by Maximo Park, Billy Bragg, Mo (Winner of the Voice UK), Eliza and the Bear, Spring King, The Rainband, The RPM’s and Slydigs amongst other talented artists.
Exciting plans have already made for RivFest 2018. This piece of signed artwork will undoubtedly be a great buy for any music fan.
RivFest was set up to celebrate the life of Viola Beach guitarist River Reeves- 2017 saw the second RivFest take place in Warrington. Search ‘RivFest’ on Facebook for more details.
The River Reeves Foundation was founded after the tragic death of River and the other members in Viola Beach along with their manager Craig Tarry.
The River Reeves Foundation has the ambition to help young people realise their dreams as actors, writers, artists, directors and musicians through grants, donations and other payments. We aim to provide the financial support that ensures passionate, talented young men and women can dare to dream about their futures within the arts. www.riverreevesfoundation.org
Bidding ends at 17:00 on Tuesday 3rd October. View the listing here.