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Healthy Nontoxic Pet Foods

Healthy Nontoxic Pet Foods

In recent years, thousands of pets were sickened and died from the food they ate. Many more thousands have suffered needlessly from disease and difficulties that may have been avoided. New book by Marie Wagner identifies some of the most common potentially harmful ingredients in commercial pet foods and gives […]

Book of Art Benefits Animal Welfare

Book of Art Benefits Animal Welfare

Book of Art Benefits Animal Welfare Creating awareness & support for organizations that care for animals   Artists from around the country joined together to create this beautiful book of art and stories to bring awareness to the needs of animals.  It is part of a network of events to […]

Call for Art, Art with a Heart for Animals

Call for Art, Art with a Heart for Animals

Chugach Arts Council invites artists and writers to submit work to be included in events and projects to benefit animal welfare groups.  See our website for submission form and details. http://chugachartscouncil.org/Art-with-a-Heart-for-Animals.html A beautiful book of art and writing relating to animals will be published and available in February. Animal welfare […]

Art Of Pollination

Art Of Pollination

In honor of National Pollinator Week, Chugach Arts Council has published its 2nd annual edition of a  beautiful book of art.  Artists from around Alaska and the U.S. contributed to make this a stunning tribute to one of our most valuable and fascinating resources, our pollinators.  Art can inspire and  […]

Art of Conservation, Our Oceans

Art of Conservation, Our Oceans

Just in time for World Oceans Day, Chugach Arts Council has published a beautiful book of art.  Artists from around Alaska and the U.S. contributed to make this a stunning tribute to one of our most spectacular and vibrant resources, the oceans.  Art can inspire and  inform as well as […]

Art of Endangered Species

Art of Endangered Species

 Chugach Arts Council invited artists from around the world to submit art for this beautiful edition focusing on some of the threatened and endangered plants, animals and invertebrates.  Stunning photos and artwork as well as interesting facts and information about the status of some plants and animals. The book can […]

Call for Oceans Art

Call for Oceans Art

World Oceans Day in June 8th.  There is still time to be included in the Art of Conservation, Our Oceans art book project by Chugach Arts Council.  Artists of all ages and abilities, from anywhere are invited to submit art in any medium to be included in this beautiful book. […]

Call for Art of Conservation

Call for Art of Conservation

 Chugach Arts Council has announced it’s upcoming projects and Calls for Art. Artists of all ages and abilities in any media are invited to submit images of their art for consideration to be published in one of several beautiful books of art featuring conservation themes. The dead line for the […]

Mama, What’s Hanukkah?

Mama, What’s Hanukkah?

Ever wondered what Hanukkah was all about?  This year is the first time in 95 years that Hanukkah falls on Thanksgiving.  That convergence has brought the somewhat obscure holiday to the forefront of news and blogs. A charming little book tells the story of Hanukkah in a simple easy to […]

Marie Wagner Shows Wildlife Etchings

Marie Wagner Shows Wildlife Etchings

Chugach Arts Council announces its Gallery of the Month exhibit. Supporting and encouraging the arts and artists in the areas around the Chugach National Forest requires creative solutions to challenging logistics.  Until brick & mortar locations can be established or cultivated, a virtual gallery will feature a different body of work […]

Meet Betsy Beluga

Meet Betsy Beluga

Little book about a young Beluga whale, named Betsy This short & simple story is intended for people of all ages to  introduce them to the Belugas of Cook Inlet. Hopefully, it brings a smile to your face. You are able to view the entire book online either by clicking on […]

Call For Art

Call For Art

Art of Pollination is a project sponsored by the Chugach Arts Council A beautiful book of art featuring pollinators of Alaska will be published early this summer in advance of National Pollinator Week June 17-23, 2013.  Artists are encouraged to submit their work in any style or media.  There is […]

No Fear

No Fear

 Just released, with autumn themes, the book No Fear.  This is the second in a series that combines confidence and encouragement for children of all ages along with colorful illustrations. Author, artist & publisher, Marie Wagner, has a passion for uplifting others.  The message is one of hope and security. […]

Illustrated Children’s Books Encourage & Uplift

Illustrated Children’s Books Encourage & Uplift

Marie Wagner just completed the illustrations for 2 children’s books. I Am Special is a short collection of inspirational quotes for children of all ages with colorful and  unique animal characters. Willa’s Stories is a collection of stories laid out in a format suitable for plays.  Willa, an active senior, wrote […]

Chugach Arts Council

Chugach Arts Council

The Chugach Arts Council is dedicated to supporting the arts & culture for people and communities in and around the Chugach National Forest.  Even if you are currently a member of supporter of other arts groups we invite your participation and input. Our goal is to provide a forum and […]

Arts Guide available online

Arts Guide available online

  Here is the link to the 2012-2013 guide to the arts and events statewide for Alaska. http://www.artalaska.info/ It may take a minute to open in Explorer, but loads quickly in Google Chrome and does well on IPads & IBooks. Seward was featured on several pages.    With your input, the […]

Arts Guide for Alaska

Arts Guide for Alaska

At last a comprehensive guide to Arts & Events in Alaska to be published this summer by the same people that did the new Whittier Visitor Guide. The link below outlines the project, the goals & purpose.  Join with us in making this a relevant, informative & valuable resource for […]