A new artist will soon be featured in the Kamloops Arts Council’s galleries.
Printmaker and acrylics artist Kelly Tilly Perry will present her work in Beyond the Forest Floor and Almost Black and White in the hall and main galleries of the Old Courthouse Cultural Centre, 7 West Seymour St.
Perry graduated with her bachelor of fine arts degree from Thompson Rivers University in 2005 and is a mother of four and grandmother of 10.
She worked at the Kamloops Art Gallery for eight years as a community programs coordinator and community outreach worker teaching art to adults and seniors with disabilities.
Since graduating she’s shown her work in multiple solo and group exhibitions.
Her work will be on display from Jan. 16 to Feb. 16. An opening reception is planned for Friday, Jan. 18, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the gallery.