Every year the society selects a feature artist to bask in the spotlight. This year it is painter Penny Stokes, who works in watercolours. Art by Penny Stokes

See and learn about Pigeon Lake artists June 24

Pigeon Lake Artist’ Society holding show and sale this month

A group of talented artists around the Pigeon Lake region are holding a large show and sale this month. The Pigeon Lake Artist’ Society will be holding their annual show and sale June 24 at the Village at Pigeon Lake’s Village Creek Country Inn.

Society member Margot Soltice said the work of the following members will be on display: Betty Alberg, Ken Alberg, Donna Brunner, Gail Farewell, Judy Hauge, Marcia Schmidt, Dale Shuttleworth, Margot Soltice, Penny Stokes and Nancy Strandquist. All of the artists are residents of the Pigeon Lake region.

The artists group is enjoying its 26th year. Soltice noted all of the artists will be on hand to speak with guests about their work. Disciplines represented include pottery, watercolours, acrylic and possibly some fiber art as well. Soltice noted two high school students have also been invited to display their work as well.

Every year the society selects a feature artist to bask in the spotlight. This year it is painter Penny Stokes, who works in watercolours.

Soltice said the society loves to put on the show and sale to illustrate the diverse and talented group of artists in the region.

The show and sale will run in the Village Creek Country Inn from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

 

Just Posted

UPDATE: Motorist dies near Ponoka after loose tire collides with vehicle

Ponoka RCMP seek assistance in locating vehicle belonging to the tire

Almost 100 kgs of suspected cocaine seized at Coutts border crossing

84 bricks of suspected cocaine seized from California residents’ vehicle; largest recorded seizure.

Millet’s longest consecutive serving councillor awarded

Former councilor Eleanor Pydde honoured after 19 years

Wetaskiwin Salvation Army Food Bank seeks community support

CP Holiday Train to visit Wetaskiwin Dec. 6

Calling all Christmas letter lovers

The Pipestone Flyer is publishing letters to Santa in its Christmas Greetings special section

Firefighter dies, thousands more take on California blaze

This is second death linked to the Thomas fire, northwest of Los Angeles

Missing Alberta man could be headed to Victoria

Police in Alberta say Vernon “Allan” Pickard has not been heard from since late November

Cineplex charges extra at some Star Wars screenings

Fans are getting a surprise twist at the box office with extra $1 charges for assigned seating

FCC votes along party lines to end ‘net neutrality’

Move rolls back restrictions that keep big providers from blocking services they don’t like

Truck driver volunteers to take dog lost in B.C. back home to Alberta

Frankie, a pit bull service dog, was found wandering in the Lower Mainland

5-year anniversary of Sandy Hook shooting

When just saying ‘I’m from Newtown’ can be a cross to bear

New fighter-jet competition to have national ‘economic interest’ requirement

Trudeau government wants to replace Canada’s aging CF-18s with 88 new fighters by as early as 2025

WestJet Christmas video turns children’s wishes into reality

This year’s annual video took a new spin on the 12 days of Christmas

Most Read