Connie Treen, What a Wonderful World, watercolour.

People’s Choice at Pearl Ellis Gallery

The Pearl Ellis Gallery presents its annual People’s Choice members’ show from June 5 to 23.

A wide variety of styles and media including acrylics, oils, watercolours, pen and ink, serigraph, scratch art, photography, fiber art and mixed media will be exhibited and available for purchase.

Participating artists come from a variety of backgrounds, training, experience and interests, and are from the Comox Valley and surrounding areas.

Gallery viewers are invited to cast votes for their favourite artwork during their visit to the gallery. The first prize winner will receive a one-year free membership to the gallery; second and third prize winners receive $20 gift certificates for art supplies from Benjamin Moore in Courtenay.

An opening reception will be held on Saturday, June 9 from 1 to 3 p.m. Artists will be in attendance and everyone is welcome.

The Pearl Ellis Gallery is located at 1729 Comox Ave. in Comox. It’s open Tuesday to Saturday, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. It is closed on Sundays and Mondays. Admission is free.

For more information about the gallery, and to see a virtual display of the exhibition, visit pearlellisgallery.com

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