In the Mood the latest exhibit at Kariton Gallery

Traditional watercolour paintings and experimental creations highlight Abbotsford show.

The piece Cheerfulness

The piece Cheerfulness

The Abbotsford Arts Council has announced an upcoming exhibit at the Kariton Art Gallery called In the Mood, by the Fraser Valley Watercolour Society.

The show will feature a wide range of traditional watercolour paintings by local artists as well as experimental paintings done in mixed media.

An emotion or mood is expressed through each painting, conveying feelings of happiness, misery, joy, peacefulness, and many others.

The exhibit will run from Sept. 14 to Oct. 30, at the Kariton Art Gallery, located in Mill Lake Park at 2387 Ware St. The gallery’s hours are Tuesday to Friday from noon to 5 p.m., and Saturday to Sunday from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

The artists will be present at an opening reception on Sunday, Sept. 16, from 1-4 p.m. For additional information, please contact the office by phone at 604-852-9358, by email at, or visit the website at