Artist unknown: Found drawing seeks owner

Somewhere between Agassiz and Harrison Hot Springs, a drawing went missing

Does anyone know the owner of this masterpiece?

While on his waterlogged way from Harrison Hot Springs to Agassiz, on foot, in the rain, Jeffrey Edmonson stumbled across a lovely rendition of a Jeep climbing a steep, pine-covered hill on a sunny day, by an artist known only as “Faith.”

The drawing gained a bit of traction on Facebook via the popular Harrison Hot Springs News and Views page, where Edmonson posted it, looking for the owner.

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“If anyone knows who ‘Faith’ is, let me know!” Edmonson said in the post.

As of Wednesday (June 17), Edmonson has not found the owner.

“It was like it was framed on the road,” he said of finding the art. “A colourful little window through a drenched, hard concrete surface. I couldn’t just leave it, and my first thought was to return it to the young artist.”

If anyone knows of the artist, we would love to help return the piece to them. Please contact The Observer at news@ahobserver.com.


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