The Downtown Brookings Second Saturday Art Walk is on a hiatus for the seaon, and keep art activities alive Brian Scott Gallery is hosting its Winter Warmer.

The event is from 4 to 6 p.m. today (Jan. 13) and includes a featured artist, music and refreshments.

The featured artist is Rachel Tucker Gates, a poet, fabric designer and creator of hand-painted acrylic fractal paintings. She has won many awards for her art and is also an adult drawing workshop instructor.

Music will be performed by Billie Ruth Furuichi. This is her last time entertaining in Brookings before her move to Mexico to teach.

The Winter Art Warmer will be on the second Saturday of January, February and March. The Art Walk will resume in April.

Brian Scott Gallery is at 515 Chetco Ave. in Brookings. For further information about this event, Brown Bag Thursday or any other activity hosted by the gallery, call 541-412-8687.