Arts

Southcentral Alaska is Sipping and Painting

Southcentral Alaska is Sipping and Painting

 Sip.Paint.Sip. As Paint this Town Alaska continues to provide a fun and creative outlet for our socialites, they have taken over Southcentral Alaska with a mess of paint. Chinooks in Seward, AK continues to facilitate the fun and will be hosting upcoming events on March 19th and March 20th. Tickets […]

Seward High Art: Photoshop!

Seward High Art: Photoshop!

Hello everyone, here is a sampling of what we have been doing all quarter in Seward High’s Graphic Design class which is based around learning Adobe Photoshop.  Much more here at our blog!  New Currency Ali Alwahd Chandler Marcus Hunter Allen David Kirkpatrick One Point Perspective Jared Sears Meghan Mulluly […]

HCOA presents Wonderheads’ The Middle of Everywhere

HCOA presents Wonderheads’ The Middle of Everywhere

Multi-award winning physical theatre company specializing in mask performance and exquisite visual storytelling ~ Fantastic! “WONDERHEADS is a multi-award winning physical theatre company specializing in mask performance and exquisite visual storytelling for adults and children. Our work is performed in full-face mask, a wordless form that mixes European larval mask […]

World-class Entertainment Coming to Seward April 28th!

World-class Entertainment Coming to Seward April 28th!

Seward PTSA Proudly Presents a “Theater for All”  Fundraiser   SCRAP ARTS MUSIC [skrap-artz-myoo’zik] – noun. 1. An internationally renowned, athletic next-generation percussion ensemble. 2.An earth-friendly, Victoria Canada-based company that creates unforgettable performances using mobile instruments artfully crafted from industrial scraps. 3. Five extraordinary, virtuosic and innovative drummers. 4. The group […]

Middle School Watercolor Paintings

Middle School Watercolor Paintings

In my Middle School art class, we experimented with different watercolor techniques – dropping salt and alcohol onto wet paint, squishing saran wrap and tissue paper onto it, scratching it with toothpicks… After this students came up with their own compositions and used whichever techniques they wanted!  More here! Lincoln Farris Rebekah Christenson […]

Seward City Flag Contest

Seward City Flag Contest

Submitted by Linda Lasota. Did you know that the City of Seward has an official logo, but does not currently have an official city flag? On February 22, 2016, the Seward City Council passed a resolution in support of a public youth art contest, the winner of which will have […]

Seward Middle School Art

Seward Middle School Art

Detail from Klimt Painting SMS Students studied Austrian artist Gustav Klimt.  His work is filled with gold, flattened, forms filled with geometric shapes.  This stylization is juxtaposed by realtively realistically rendered faces and skin.  We replicated Klimt’s style by using gold scratchboard and photos from magazines.  I think they turned out pretty […]

Moose Pass does Sip and Paint

Moose Pass does Sip and Paint

  As Paint this Town Alaska continues to provide a fun and creative outlet for our socialites in Alaska, they now venture to Moose Pass for the 1st ever Sip & Paint event. This “Last Friday” themed art session will provide those in Cooper Landing and Moose Pass the opportunity […]

Sip and Paint Comes to Moose Pass

Sip and Paint Comes to Moose Pass

As Paint this Town Alaska continues to provide a fun and creative outlet for our socialites in Alaska, they now venture to Moose Pass for the 1st ever Sip & Paint event. This “Last Friday” themed art session will provide those in Cooper Landing and Moose Pass the opportunity to […]

Ceramic Hands from SHS and SMS

Ceramic Hands from SHS and SMS

For our first project in SHS’s Ceramics Class and SMS Art Class we went back to basics – the human hand.  Hands have been connected to our personal identities and to our humaness since we lived in caves.  Seward High Students took inspiration from henna designs, hand tattoos, palm reading, folk art, and anataomy to […]

Success in Seward

Success in Seward

The group posing with their Fancy Puffins! Chinooks held its first Sip & Paint event this past weekend and it couldn’t have been a better turn out! These events are an ideal way to “let loose” and break up those long weeks during the winter. “It gives us something to […]

Seward High School Art – Photoshop

Seward High School Art – Photoshop

I haven’t taught Photoshop in years and it is pretty fun to get back into it!  Seward High Students are quick learners and are creating all sorts of projects while learning the tools of Photoshop.  Here are some of them!  Much more here at our blog. Fun with the Clone […]

Small Town Sip and Paint

Small Town Sip and Paint

The “social painting” industry is now venturing to the smaller towns of Alaska. You heard it right – Alaska Owned and Operated, Paint this Town Alaska is bringing the “Sip & Paint” experience to YOU! What is social painting, you ask? You may recall seeing many of your friends and […]

Sip and Paint comes to Seward!

Sip and Paint comes to Seward!

The “social painting” industry is now venturing to the smaller towns of Alaska. You heard it right – Alaska Owned and Operated, Paint this Town Alaska has decided to bring the “Sip & Paint” concept to those towns that often go overlooked. What is social painting, you ask? You may […]

Last days for Book Sponsors

Last days for Book Sponsors

Sewardites, you are known for being last minute responders, here are the last two days to sponsor a new book for the children, youth and young adult readers in the library! The Wish Tree is up until Thursday January 7th, and the library is open until 8pm. If you have […]