Monthly Archives: August 2021

Your Business, Your Way

Sometimes having your own business is a lonely game. In January, feeling this personally, I set up The Soul Traders Club aimed at female entrepreneurs who want to build lives and businesses that work for them. When you are clear on your vision for your life, you can then start to take action to move you towards that.

Feedback from the Founder Members has been very positive, and in response to this, I’ve built an 8-week group coaching course that will start on Monday 20th September with coaching sessions over Zoom every Monday 9.30-10.30am. The course content will include exploring your values, your unique strengths, your vision for your life, mindset, building positive habits, confidence and money mindset. Building a successful business requires the belief you can do it and the tenacity to work towards that.

If you would like to learn more or to sign up for the free taster session on Monday 6th September 2021, please go to www.lynray.co.uk/the-soul-traders-club

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You’re invited to the All Aboard Boat Launch

People Know How and Polwarth Church are delighted to invite you to the launch of the All Aboard canal boat at 2-4pm on 25 September! The launch event invites you on board the new boat and offers many opportunities to get involved – from volunteering as a crew member or helmsman, to providing support through art, music, culture, meditation or any other ideas you might have!

Register to come along to the launch at https://all-aboard-boat-launch.eventbrite.co.uk

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Vote for People Know How in the Scottish Charity Awards

People Know How has been selected as a finalist in the Scottish Charity Awards and are now collecting votes for the People’s Choice Award. The charity are finalists in the Digital Citizens category, in recognition of the work they’ve done over the last year to provide devices, digital skills and connectivity to thousands of people across Edinburgh and East Lothian during the pandemic. While a judging panel will determine the winners under the nine distinct categories, members of the public can have their say by voting for their favourite overall entry in the People’s Choice Award!

Vote for People Know How here: https://scvo.scot/scottish-charity-awards/finalists-2021/digital-citizens/people-know-how

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Free Items

Large office knee-hole desk: light grey metal frame with wood-effect top (mid-oak colouring) and cream back:  L. 145 cms, D. 75 cms., H.71 cms; L.H. 3 drawers; R.H. 2 drawers, incl. a deep, fitted drawer for hanging files. Excellent condition.

Light coloured open-front office storage unit, with sliding-out computer shelf and two other shelves. L. 64cms, D.48 cms. H. 80.5cms. On casters.  Excellent condition.

Free delivery by arrangement.

Contact Alison: alisonrobertson88@gmail.com

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Untutored Life Drawings

Drawing the figure with a mix short, long and some sustained poses.

For those with some experience experience who are looking to practice and experiment.

Bring your own materials (easels provided).

Drop in classes but booking is essential.

Mondays (week commencing 20th September) from 2pm – 4:30pm.

£10 per session.

To book, email: makinggathering@gmail.com

Scenes of nudity, suitable for 16+

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Eco Art Exhibition – Call for Exhibits

The Together Trust Eco Group is planning an art exhibition in central Edinburgh in October.
The theme is ‘Our Precious and Precarious World’.
All are welcome to exhibit their work. Drawings, paintings, photographs, collage, textiles, fibre arts, recycled material, digital images and sculpture will be included.
Further details are available at www.togetheredinburgh.org.uk/art

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Dear Lothian Exhibition by People Know How

On 11 August People Know How and partners are holding a floating exhibition showcasing the art and sound pieces of young people who participated in their summer arts programme, Dear Lothian. The exhibition will take place on their jointly owned canal boat, All Aboard, and will feature watercolour paintings, oral histories, soundscapes, and scrapbooks kept throughout the programme. Register on our Eventbrite or just pop by to the All Aboard canal boat at 36-38 Polwarth Terrace between 11am and 3pm on 11 August!

dear-lothian-exhibition.eventbrite.co.uk

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Desk Space Available

DESK SPACE AVAILABLE in 2 window space at Edinburgh Palette Ground floor.

Friendly bright space sharing with a designer/maker, situated on the Ground Floor. Furnished with desk, comfy chair, shelves, broadband, and window facing.

All desk-based creative or admin welcome, though best suited to those who can cope with a little background noise or who prefers working evenings. I go from sewing costumes to writing applications and running online workshops. Looking for someone respectful with similar eco values to share my studio. No smelly work please (oil painting, etc)

£80/ month including bills. Wifi at extra cost.

Available about mid August – flexible date.

Please contact me for more information and viewing and share with your colleagues.

Mona (she/her) contact@monakastell.com

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Studio Share

I am looking to share my studio from now until the end of the year. It is a three window studio, lots of natural light and uncluttered.

I am a musician and mainly use the studio for teaching and practising. Sharing with another musician, or similarly small scale music making would work well, but I’d be happy to talk to other artists who need a space to work in for a time too. I am interested in drawing, photography and video work as well, so get in touch if you are interested to have a look at the space.

Rent would be £115 a month, including all of the perks of being in the Palette – please contact me at kungflute@gmail.com to find out more.

Thanks!

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