Drawing with smoke, with Sitka Fellow Rachel Baxter
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Sitka Fellow Rachel Baxter discusses her work as a multimedia artist and printmaker. Baxter will host a free experimental drawing workshop on Wednesday, August 20th, at 7:30p.m. in the Yaw Arts building on the Sheldon Jackson campus. The workshop will focus on fumage, the act of drawing with smoke. Participants will use candelsticks and trap the soot from the flame onto paper.
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