As lovely as trees, at Douglas Library

Hope Mongeau’s watercolors are on display this month at the Douglas Library in North Canaan. Photo by Patrick L. Sullivan

NORTH CANAAN — Hope Mongeau of Lakeville has been painting watercolors for about 10 years, and recently she picked up on something.

“I noticed I had quite a few of trees — different seasons, different types of trees. And they had a month free.”

(“They” being the Douglas Library in North Canaan.)

A show of Mongeau’s work runs throughout the month of June at the library, located at 108 Main St. in North Canaan.

Mongeau said her father, Paul Kertiles, was an artist. “I always watched him.”

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