Art show opening on Friday

The Smithers Art Gallery is hosting two exhibits from April 5 to 30.

One, called Intimate Forest, is a photography collection by area photographer Dany Couture.

The other, Vintage Lovelies, is an exhibit of ceramics by Shannon Butler.

The artists will be on hand for a grand opening on Friday at the art gallery from 7 p.m. to 9. Admission is free.

Couture studied commercial photography in Montreal and lives in Telkwa.

Butler has attended many workshops and artist residencies, and makes pottery full-time.