Arts

Seward High Art: Cairn Building

Seward High Art: Cairn Building

Seward High has adopted a new block schedule, allowing for longer class periods, which suits art class well. We have begun the year exploring making art in and with our natural environment with the creation of cairns. We started the first day connecting art to problem solving by building marshmallow […]

Call for Mural Painters

Call for Mural Painters

The Seward Mural Society is thrilled with this year’s beautiful design of two very large puffins by Master Artist, Liza McElroy. When finished, this will be one of the largest community painted murals to enhance Seward. The Seward Mural Society is once again looking for Volunteers to help paint on […]

Art Walk in the Garden 6-8pm Today

Art Walk in the Garden 6-8pm Today

The Garden Fairies and the Friends of the Library will be setting up in the community room today in case of rain. Come join us for viewing fiber art pieces and the salmon ‘Dip’ contest. Art pieces are available to purchase with funds going to maintain the public garden located […]

Quixotic Workshops: Dance Trapeze and Aerial Fabric (Homer, AK)

Quixotic Workshops: Dance Trapeze and Aerial Fabric (Homer, AK)

Who wants to learn Dance Trapeze and Aerial Fabric from Quixotic performers after a fun weekend at Salmonfest 2016? Registration is now OPEN for classes; see schedule below! Aerial Fabric – Beginner (8+) August 9, 10, 11, and 13 12-1:30 p.m. HCOA Member: $175.00 General: $200.00 Aerial Fabric – Intermediate August 9, […]

Art Walk in the Garden – 1st Friday Aug. 5th

Art Walk in the Garden – 1st Friday Aug. 5th

The Garden Fairies and the Friends of the Seward Library are joining up to do an Art Walk in the Garden! Fiber Art pieces from a quilting group that use fiber scraps to create beautiful art work pieces that are table runners and mats to lap quilts and wall art. […]

Alaska Film Fest announces Film Schedule

Alaska Film Fest announces Film Schedule

Alaskan Film makers will once again be descending on Seward the last weekend of July in four film competitions. On Saturday, July 30th, at 7:00 pm free screenings of the Features Competition will be seen at the UAF Marine Science Center Rae Building at 201 Railyway Avenue.  Shorts take the […]

Hurricane Dave performs June 25

Singer-songwriter Hurricane Dave will perform Saturday night, June 25 at Resurrect Art Coffee House Gallery, 3rd & Church. The free concert, which begins at 7 p.m., is the quirky Alaska troubadour’s only scheduled appearance in Seward this summer. Hurricane Dave is best known for his Sarah Palin-inspired anthem, “Please Don’t […]

Laura and the Killed Men to play The Yukon Bar

Laura and the Killed Men to play The Yukon Bar

Laura and the Killed Men “Their just-released album, Everchanging Trail, is pure country and western, with an emphasis on “western.” And they sound pretty good, too.” –No Depression “It’s the vocals that set this album apart from straightforward Americana music.  The quartet blends precise choral voices in complex arrangements that lend craft to their […]

Seward to host plein air painters June 11 & 12

Seward to host plein air painters June 11 & 12

Submitted by Dot Bardarson – This coming weekend Seward will host plein air painters from Anchorage, Palmer and Homer. Local painters were welcome to join the group, which will meet at the Seward Hotel at 9am Saturday morning (June 11). The painters will discuss options and then fan out in […]