Arts

Three New Murals for Seward

Three New Murals for Seward

It was a race!  3 murals went up during the past 2 weeks and we all wondered which would win.  If you don’t count the trim at the bottom, it was Jennifer Headtke with her new fanciful mural on the south side of Ranting Raven, “Raven, the Creator” installed by Russ and Ryan Burnard. But then there is the gorgeous […]

June 15, 2010 · Comments are Disabled ·

Movie trailer out for Seward filmed "Christmas with a capital C"

The initial trailer for this movie is available to view on the IMDB website with lots of local cameos.  Enjoy, all you residents of Trapper Falls!  Views expressed by the trailer are opinions of the writers and producers of the film. http://www.imdb.com/video/screenplay/vi2858747673/

June 3, 2010 · Comments are Disabled ·

Holland Americas Cruise Ship Video

The Latest from Niebrugge Images Photo Blog Here is another time lapse video. This one is of the Holland America cruise ship Veendam leaving Seward, Alaska last July 5, 2009. This was my second or third evening of trying to capture a ship leaving – it took a few tries before I could capture the entire turnaround in the frame, […]

June 3, 2010 · 1 comment ·
daVinci Camp!

daVinci Camp!

Boys & Girls Club da Vinci Camp invites Seward youth grades 2nd through 7th grade to explore the world through art & science adventures in one week or more this June.

May 27, 2010 · Comments are Disabled ·
FIRST FRIDAY ART WALK

FIRST FRIDAY ART WALK

Alaskans are always asking where they can see limited edition prints by Dot Bardarson since she closed her gallery in the harbor. So Dot and Raylene at Resurrect Art Coffee House and Gallery decided to put a show together of Dot’s favorite prints to be a part of Seward’s FIRST FRIDAY ART WALK. Limited edition prints provide an affordable alternative […]

May 27, 2010 · 3 comments ·
Alaska Boy Scout Jamboree

Alaska Boy Scout Jamboree

The Latest from Niebrugge Images Photo Blog Alaska Boy Scout Jamboree and the Celebrity Cruises ship Millennium, Seward, Alaska. Estimates varied, but I heard there were between 900 to 1,200 scouts camped along the waterfront in Seward for the Scout Jamboree last weekend.  I don’t know the exact number, but based on all the tents lining the entire waterfront for […]

May 26, 2010 · Comments are Disabled ·

Auditions

For Port City Players Summer Stock Theatre Production of Vagina Monologues By Eve Ensler June 2nd and 3rd 7:30 pm at the Resurrect Art Coffee House This award-winning play is based on Eve Ensler’s interviews with more than 200 women of all ages. With humor and grace this play celebrates woman’s strength and courage.  United we can stop violence against […]

May 26, 2010 · 1 comment ·
8 Great Years!

8 Great Years!

The Latest from Niebrugge Images Photo Blog Wild wolves at sunrise, Denali National Park, Alaska. This old photo shot on Velvia slide film is still one of my favorite photos and memories, and as good as any for my annual trip down memory lane.  You see it was eight years ago that I left a wonderful job and took the […]

May 19, 2010 · Comments are Disabled ·

Seward Music Association Meeting

The Seward Music Association (SMA) will be holding a very important meeting Wednesday the 26th, 5:15pm at the High School Music Room.  The SMA’s mission is to support music education in our schools and community, and to augment music learning and performance skills among participating students. SMA, formally incorporated as the Seward Band & Choir Booster Association, earned its non-profit […]

May 19, 2010 · Comments are Disabled ·
Shorebird Migration

Shorebird Migration

The Latest from Niebrugge Images Photo Blog Western Sandpipers yesterday afternoon, Seward, Alaska. The last two years I have traveled to the Copper River Delta for the spring shorebird migration – that is one amazing experience! The number of birds migrating through Seward are measured in the hundreds instead of the tens of thousands over on the Copper River Delta, […]

May 15, 2010 · 1 comment ·
Cruising for Art

Cruising for Art

Have you noticed the many murals around our little town? Do you have a favorite? Maybe you even helped paint one of the designs? As a citizen of Seward you should feel proud, because in 2008 our city was designated “Mural Capitol of Alaska” after the completion of its 12th mural. So, how did we get so many murals gracing […]

May 5, 2010 · Comments are Disabled ·
Resurrection Bay Morning

Resurrection Bay Morning

The Latest from Niebrugge Images Photo Blog Boating on Resurrection Bay, Seward, Alaska. We aren’t in the desert any more!  Snow off and on this week has made that clear. This was a boat passing by the home / office this morning.  The light here was a bit flat, but moments later, it turned dramatic – fresh snow, great light, […]

April 26, 2010 · Comments are Disabled ·
Thoughts on 'White Chicks'

Thoughts on 'White Chicks'

‘A Coupla White Chicks Sitting Around Talking’  Showing at 8pm this Friday, Saturday and Sunday If you didn’t make it down to the Rae Building this past weekend, you missed quite a show.  Watching Rachel Banse-Walker and Linnea Hollingsworth on stage in their production of ‘A Coupla White Chicks Sitting Around Talking’ was highly entertaining.  With Linnea playing the part […]

April 16, 2010 · 3 comments ·
A Coupla White Chicks Sitting Around Talking

A Coupla White Chicks Sitting Around Talking

Tired of the same boring date night of dinner and a movie? Want to start a night out with your girlfriends with a laugh? Come see Rachel Banse and Linnea Hollingsworth star in Port City Players Production of “A Coupla White Chicks Sitting Around Talking.” Maude Mix is a statuesquely pretty, straight-laced and uptight Westchester housewife whose picture perfect life […]

April 8, 2010 · 5 comments ·

Peninsula Art Guild Exhibit

Kenai Fine Arts Center is honored to have the “21 annual Visual Art Show” sponsored by the KPBSD art teachers. There will be a “First Thursday” reception, and awards will be given,   April 1st from 6 to 8 pm. The public is invited to come and see what the art students have to show. The art will be on display […]

March 30, 2010 · Comments are Disabled ·

Writing Workshop with State Writer Nancy Lord – April 15th

The Seward Community Library is proud to host State Writer Nancy Lord for a writer’s workshop on Thursday, April 15th from 5-7pm.  This will be a creative writing workshop for all levels of writers and all genres, with emphasis on the playful employment of strategies for generating new work. The workshop is limited to 12 attendees so please call 224-4082 […]

March 25, 2010 · Comments are Disabled ·

AVTEC Annual Guest Chef Dinner is on

The AVTEC Annual Guest Chef Dinner will be held on Saturday, April 17 at 6:30 p.m.  AVTEC holds this dinner once a year and proceeds from dinner provide scholarships to help fund culinary students’ training at AVTEC.  This year the Guest Chef is Chef Eric DuBey from Thirty Six Bistro in Anchorage. This year’s dinner will be paired with Alaskan […]

March 17, 2010 · Comments are Disabled ·

NEWS FROM THE ALASKA SEALIFE CENTER

The Alaska SeaLife Center today announced a Request for Proposals (RFP) from artists for outdoor public art pieces that will be installed in a new Waterfront Park in Seward.  The RFP is open to all statewide and national artists, who can submit either existing pieces or ideas for new creations. Total Budget for Art: $50,000 USD Submission Deadline: Monday, May […]

March 16, 2010 · Comments are Disabled ·

Music In Our Schools Month

March has been officially designated by MENC: The National Association for Music Education for the observance of Music In Our Schools Month (MIOSM®), the time of year when music education becomes the focus of schools across the nation. MIOSM began as a single statewide celebration in 1973, and has grown over the decades to encompass a day, then a week, […]

February 28, 2010 · Comments are Disabled ·

Seward Elementary Art Show

Video by Josh Thomas An artist residency taught by Justine Pechuzal culminates in an art show.

February 22, 2010 · 1 comment ·
Seward Library Museum project moving forward

Seward Library Museum project moving forward

  By Heidi Zemach for SCN (heidizemach@yahoo.com)                 Seward residents joined Join Jae Shin of ECI/Hyer Architects and Kent Crandall of RISE Alaska for a community presentation of their 35% schematic design for the new Seward community library museum. The meeting was held February 11, in the library basement. The building depicted in […]

February 20, 2010 · 1 comment ·
Shorebird Love

Shorebird Love

The Latest from Niebrugge Images Photo Blog Shorebirds, Copper River Delta, Alaska This flock of shorebirds nearly formed the shape of  a heart.  I captured this last spring and saved it thinking it would be a perfect post for Valentines day – not realizing it would fall on a holiday weekend.  So I thought I would post it today.  It […]

February 17, 2010 · Comments are Disabled ·
Mt. Alice

Mt. Alice

The Latest from Niebrugge Images Photo Blog Mt. Alice, Chugach National Forest, Seward, Alaska. This is another recent photo of Mt Alice at sunset captured this past December.  Maybe I should just call this the Mt. Alice photo blog because I post so many photos of this beautiful mountain.  Really, the subject matter here should be taking a dramatic change […]

February 4, 2010 · Comments are Disabled ·
Full Moon Over Resurrection Bay

Full Moon Over Resurrection Bay

The Latest from Niebrugge Images Photo Blog Full Moon over Resurrection Bay, Seward, Alaska. This was last night’s beautiful full moon rising over Mt. Alice.  The bay was as calm as a lake! Manual exposure of 10 seconds at f/8 and ISO 400.  Canon 1DsIII and 24-105 lens at 47.

February 1, 2010 · Comments are Disabled ·
Alaska Mountain Sunrise

Alaska Mountain Sunrise

The Latest from Niebrugge Images Photo Blog Sunrise over the Chugach National Forest, Seward, Alaska. It has been a little while since I have posted a new photo from Seward.  Here is a recent image captured out or front door of a view that never gets old!

January 27, 2010 · Comments are Disabled ·