Lesley Kuhn’s “Simple, Summer,” opened at the Quesnel Art Gallery on Feb. 4. (Facebook)

Lesley Kuhn’s “Simple, Summer,” opened at the Quesnel Art Gallery on Feb. 4. (Facebook)

VIDEO: Quesnel Art Gallery summer show opens to a snowfall

Lesley Kuhn’s “Simple, Summer,” provides a contrast to the outside world

While Quesnel may have been bit with the winter bug, you wouldn’t know it inside the Quesnel Art Gallery.

Just in time for a dump of snow and cold weather, the gallery opened up “Simple, Summer,” a show of paintings made by Lesley Kuhn.

“With the current pandemic, I wanted to create a show to accentuate the beauty around us,” the poster reads. “Escape to a happier place with summer florals and landscapes from around B.C. Have hope! Travel and summer will return.”

Summer is still a long way off, with temperatures for next week forecasted to hover around -15 degrees.

The gallery is open Tuesdays to Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

For photos of the exhibition and a profile of the artist, check out Wednesday’s Quesnel Cariboo Observer.

READ MORE: WEATHER: Overnight snow makes for winter driving conditions, great skiing throughout Cariboo

Do you have something to add to this story, or something else we should report on? Email: cassidy.dankochik@quesnelobserver.com


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