A CLOSER LOOK: Art enthusiasts admire Port Alberni artist Patti Dance’s quilted work at The Old Schoolhouse Arts Centre during the exhibit’s opening reception on Feb. 1. Dance

A CLOSER LOOK: Art enthusiasts admire Port Alberni artist Patti Dance’s quilted work at The Old Schoolhouse Arts Centre during the exhibit’s opening reception on Feb. 1. Dance

PHOTO: Latest opening reception at TOSH in Qualicum Beach

Patti Dance, along with acrylic artist Patricia Mansell and mixed-media artist Susan Hiebert, have exhibits at TOSH until Feb. 18

A CLOSER LOOK: Art enthusiasts admire Port Alberni artist Patti Dance’s quilted work at The Old Schoolhouse Arts Centre during the exhibit’s opening reception on Feb. 1. Dance, along with acrylic artist Patricia Mansell and mixed-media artist Susan Hiebert, have exhibits at TOSH until Feb. 18. Check Thursday’s paper to find out more about each artist.               — LAUREN COLLINS PHOTO