Fay Helfer is originally from St. Martin/Maarten and holds an MFA from the Savannah College of Art and Design. Her work embraces a spirit of randomness and ‘why not?’ with science, humour and pop culture influences. She uses a technique in her work called pyrography, which means “writing with fire,” a method of decorating wood with a controlled application of a heated point. She can now be found creating in the San Francisco Bay Area, CA.
Driftwood Heart 01
(turmeric, red cabbage, beet, and pomegranate) ~ 8” x 15”
(turmeric, beet, and moroccan blue) ~ 10” x 22”
Sea Fan Heart
(turmeric, red cabbage, beet) ~ 8” x 12”