Arts

Call for Student Submissions! Deadline December 11

The National Parent Teacher Association (PTA) believes that all young people deserve a quality arts education and encourages students to pursue artistic expression through participation in its annual Reflections Program. In its more than 40-year history, the program has encouraged millions of students across the nation and in American schools […]

Seward High School Art – 1st Quarter

Seward High School Art – 1st Quarter

A lot of hard work and great art coming from SHS Art students this year!  Here is a sampling from the first quarter:  Much more art can be found here at our SHS Art Blog. Some Independent Projects: Ruby Lindquist Emilia Whitcome Blaze Havnen Black Light Fish Tank Themed paintings […]

Hidden in Plain Sight: fish storm drains

Hidden in Plain Sight: fish storm drains

Sunshine is hard to remember now, but earlier in October when morning shadows were long, I happened to notice a very cool fish design on a storm drain at Third and Jefferson. I have passed this remarkable design a zillion times without seeing it.”Dump No Waste! Drains to Waterways. Made in USA” Curious, […]

Time-Lapse Video of Seward Mural

Time-Lapse Video of Seward Mural

Last winter I spent several months painting the wildlife mural that now hangs on the west side of the Harbor 360 Hotel. I took photos of the mural in-progress throughout the painting process and compiled them into this short video (3 and a half minutes). Very often the public only […]

Peninsula Art Guild/Kenai Fine Art Center Wearable Arts Registration Deadline Oct 28

Peninsula Art Guild/Kenai Fine Art Center Wearable Arts Registration Deadline Oct 28

Peninsula Art Guild/Kenai Fine Art Center invites artists to create a piece of wearable art for the 2017 Whimsical Wearable Arts.  Deadline for applications/registration is October 28, 2017 at 5pm. Wearable arts are defined as clothing, footwear, hats, scarves, jewelry, up-cycled wearables and other adornments. To enter Whimsical Wearable Arts 2017, artists […]

Seward Community Library and Museum. Photo by Kelley Lane.

Community Library and Museum Upcoming Events and Programs

  Upcoming Events & Programs  Author Visit and Program:  Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at 5-6 pm in the Community Room.  Melting the Ice Curtain: The Extraordinary Story of Citizen Diplomacy on the Russian-Alaskan Frontier” book presentation by longtime Alaskan and Russian expert, David Ramseur.  Join us for an evening of Alaska history and […]

Salon Series: Tiny Dances in an Intimate Setting

Salon Series: Tiny Dances in an Intimate Setting

Salon Series: Tiny Dances in an Intimate Setting 8-10 p.m. November 3, 4 $20 HCOA Member/$25 General per evening Each evening has a unique set of dances, drinks, and food! -Limited Seating- Tickets available at the Homer Bookstore, HCOA, and online at HomerArt.org

Call for Entry: Are you interested in a gallery show?

Call for Entry: Are you interested in a gallery show?

Are you interested in a gallery show? Homer Council on the Arts wants your proposal! Call for entry: Click here to fill out an application form online. (http://www.homerart.org/gallery/) Submission deadline: September 15, 2017. Selection and notification will be October 15, 2017. Applications in all media and formats including solo, group and interdisciplinary arts […]