Eugene Kopeck. Photo Elaina John “Colour has sound to it, and that sound has a healing effect,” local artist Eugene Kopeck muses.
Kopeck began his artistic endeavours in grade school, but slowly distanced himself from the craft as he began pursuing a career and family life. He became a pilot and toured the Antarctic for Ray Nelson of Nelson Lumber in Lloydminster. He resided in Lloydmister for 25 years, until moving to Vermilion five years ago.
“Vermilion was my lucky last