FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – Peace residents are encouraged to catch the next exhibit coming to Peace Gallery North on May 6th.
Titled, Inspired by Nature and Travel, the exhibit features works by Irene Gut and Linda Haugen in their respective mediums; encaustic painting and print work.
Gut works with the encaustic painting method, also known as hot wax painting, a medium that uses beeswax and damar resin. This method dates back to fifth century B.C.E. Greece.
Haugen creates linocuts and monoprints, with many of her intricate pieces paying homage to “underappreciated subjects” in nature, inspired by her travels.
Inspired by Nature and Travel opens on Friday, May 6th, with an opening reception at the gallery running from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
The exhibit will be open for viewing until May 28th.