Paintings by Don Portelance and Words by Candice James, Poet Laureate
February 1st to 28th
It’s a marriage of words and visual art, and it’s being brought to life in New Westminster.
A book launch is being held Saturday, Feb. 1 for Ekphrasticism: Painted Words from 1 – 3 pm at the Gallery.
“I delight in exploring a wide range of subjects, color schemes, and variations in the handling of those subjects. To me art is a celebration. It should please the eye, engage the soul, inspire wonder, and if possible, make the viewer think about the meaning and richness of our inner lives and the visual world around us.”