Photos: (Top) “River Runs Through It” by Detty Arends. (Bottom) “Create Balance” by Tina Manders.


The Pearl Ellis Gallery in Comox presents the Monday Bunch Annual Spring Art Show and Sale from April 23rd until May 11th. This group of local artists works in a variety of mediums including oils, acrylics, watercolours, pastels and scratchboard. Subject matter varies widely and can range across landscapes, floral, portraits, wildlife, seascapes, modern, inspirational and architecture.

The Monday Bunch is a dedicated group of artists who meet at the Lion’s Den in Comox to paint and create. Throughout the show, an exhibiting artist will be in attendance to provide visitors with any information about the show and about the artists. You are also invited to drop by the Lion’s Den in Comox on Mondays between 10 am and 2 pm to talk to the artists and view them at work.

A reception will take place at the Pearl Ellis Gallery on Saturday, April 27th from 1:00 to 3:00 pm. Everyone is welcome.

The Pearl Ellis Gallery is located at 1729 Comox Avenue. Open Tuesday-Saturday, 10 am to 4 pm, closed Sunday/Monday. Free admission.

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

Kate Kokotailo

Pearl Ellis Gallery