Art gallery tour eye-opening for students

Xander Dowling, a Grade 2 student at Miller Elementary School, creates a picture out of beads, rocks and seeds at Melville Community Works (on Jan. 20. Students from the school spent the week touring the art gallery with guidance from local artist Jeannette Cloutier. Photo by Jason G. Antonio

By Jason G. Antonio Advance Reporter Noah Pettinger knows a thing or two about art, thanks to help from his sister, which is why he was excited to tour the art gallery at Melville Community Works. “Some of the (subjects) looked like some of my relatives,” Pettinger, 7, said about…