Curator and Facilitator/Teacher of Descendants of the Masters: Chilkat Faces Woven by Students on Clarissa Rizal and Jennie Thlunaut, created by 26 Juneau weavers, First Friday Gallery Opening at Juneau Arts and Humanities Council, Friday, December 1, 2017 4:30 PM. Show runs December 1-29, 2017, Juneau, Alaska.
*This ARTShop is supported by the National Endowment for the Arts, Alaska State Council on the Arts and The CIRI Foundation in partnership with the Alaska Arts and Culture Foundation. The Alaska Native Creative Leaders and ARTShops Program is administered by the Alaska State Council on the Arts.
Independent apprenticeships considered, in Juneau. Interested in learning? Please call or text (907) 957-8774.
Previous Class Offerings
Beginning Ravenstail Weaving
@Zach Gordon Youth Center
Funded by the Juneau Arts and Humanities Council Artist in the Schools Program
August 7-11, 2017. Youth ages 9-18
Intermediate and Beginning Ravenstail Weaving for Adults
@Sitka Fine Arts Camp Campus (formerly Sheldon Jackson College), Sitka, Alaska
October 14-18, 1:00-5:30 PM, for students ages 10-100 years
Cultural Scholarships possible through Shee Atika and/or Sitka Tribe of Alaska
Ravenstail iPhone Bags
July 27, 28, 29, 2017
Haa Kusteeyí Inland Celebration, Teslin, Yukon Territory, CANADA
Chilkat Weaving, Remembered
July 24, 25, 26, 2017
Gathering and weaving together in memory of Clarissa Rizal
Teslin, Yukon Territory, CANADA
Ravenstail iPhone Bags Class
July 2-6, 2017
Adaka Festival, Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, CANADA
Ravenstail Weaving for Youth
Juneau Dance Theatre’s Fine Arts Camp
June 16-30, 2017
For Students Entering Grades K-6
Building Confidence as a Chilkat Weaver
June 15, 2014
One-day intensive, Juneau, AK. Co-teaching with Clarissa Rizal.
Chilkat and Ravenstail Weaving
June 27-July 3, 2014
Annual Adaka Festival, Whitehorse, Yukon Territory. Asst teacher to Clarissa.
Beginning Chilkat Weaving
Juneau, Alaska, Assistant Teacher to Clarissa Rizal.
Sealaska Heritage Institute Juried Art Show, June 2014, Sealaska Plaza, Juneau, AK.Third Place Customary Inspired
Sealaska Heritage Institute Juried Art Show, 2012, Sealaska Plaza, Juneau, AK. First Place Traditional.
Parallel Worlds: Textiles from the Ainu and NW Coast, 2010, Portland Japanese Garden, Portland, OR.
Time Warp, 2010, Stonington Gallery, Seattle, WA.