Formline Basics with Eechdaa Dave Ketah (Tlingit), in-person and on Zoom, simultaneously, Sheldon Jackson Museum
Three 2-hour sessions on Wed., July 27th, Thurs., July 28th, and Fri., July 29th from 2-4pm
As part of the Alaska Native Artist Residency Program, artist Eechdaa Dave Ketah (Tlingit) will offer a Formline Basics class at the Sheldon Jackson Museum and on Zoom on Wed., July 27th, Thurs., July 28th, and Fri., July 29th from 2-4pm. Students should plan to attend all three 2-hour sessions to learn formline design basics. During this class, students will learn to construct at least one crest design.
Students should have drawing paper, pencils, an eraser, a pencil sharpener, colored pens, and tracing paper for the class. Recommended options for purchase are in a list and students may request the list from the museum.
The Formline Basics class is best for ages 12-adult and space will be limited. To sign up for the class and get additional information, including a zoom link, if attending via zoom, students should call (907) 747-8981.
(Photo: Eechdaa Dave Ketah working, photo provided by Eechdaa Dave Ketah)