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Teachers learn, students teach at Fireweed Place weaving group led by Della Cheney

Della Cheney's hands didn't begin to weave until she was in her 40s. But her mind had been working on it her whole life.When she was...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2011-03-03/teachers-learn-students-teach-fireweed-pl
Art
Teachers learn, students teach at Fireweed Place weaving group led by Della Cheney

Della Cheney's hands didn't begin to weave until she was in her 40s. But her mind had been working on it her whole life. When she was...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/030311/art_793671697.shtml
Arts
Juried Art Show recognizes exemplary works

...Head-Aanutein, of Craig; Tlingit and Haida artist Della Cheney, of Juneau and Kake; and Tlingit artist Lily Hope...Rofkar, "Caprini Tribal Regalia"? Second place: Della Cheney, "Leadership and Change"? Third place: Lily Hope...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-06-12/juried-art-show-recognizes-exemplary-work
Art
Traditional Foods with a Modern Twist

...very small, people usually beat the branches with their hands and hold a bucket underneath to catch the harvest.For Della Cheney, a Tlingit and Haida educator and judge of the food competitions, the harvesting processes are just as important as...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-06-08/traditional-foods-modern-twist
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Celebration thank you from Sealaska

...Sondra Simone Segundo, and Hannah Lindoff and Clarissa Hudson. Artists: Juried Art Show exhibitors: William Bolton, Della Cheney, Hans "Naakiliaan" Chester, Mike Dangeli, Pauling Duncan, Deborah Head-Aanutein, Robert Hoffmann, Lily Hope...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-06-29/celebration-thank-you-sealaska
Neighbors
From tradition to innovation and back again

...immersing himself in traditional Tlingit art while still in middle school, where he learned to make a button blanket with Della Cheney. Not long after that he began experimenting with ways to tweak the traditional forms. In high school, for the Juneau-Douglas...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-02-06/tradition-innovation-and-back-again
Art
Southeast weavers to gather at Tlingit clan conference

...DeAsisq, Ricky Tagaban, Marsha Hotch, Melissa Rinehart, Shgen George, Michelle Martin, Fausto Paulo, Yarrow Vaara, Della Cheney, Jackie Kookesh and Catrina Mitchell.For more on the clan conference, visit ankn.uaf.edu/ClanConference2.

http://juneauempire.com/art/2013-11-07/southeast-weavers-gather-tlingit-clan-con
Art
SHI's 'Math in a Basket' highlights overlap between math and art

...Who can show me the perimeter?" asked instructor Samai Khom holding up a basket.The presence of well known weaver Della Cheney at the workshop highlighted another important aspect to the project: basketry's connection to the students' cultural...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2013-06-27/shis-math-basket-highlights-overlap-betwe
Art
ART, EVENTS & MUSIC

THURSDAY Art of Place lecture with Della Cheney, 10 a.m.-noon, Glacier View Room on the UAS Auke Lake campus. Storytime, 11 a.m., Douglas library. Details: 586-0434...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/021011/art_783249945.shtml
Arts
College looks to build enrollment with Native studies

...seeing and knowing.'' The program will be useful for anyone planning to work in Alaska, particularly teachers, said Della Cheney, special assistant to the president at Sheldon Jackson. ``They would be more likely to stay in Alaska and be a teacher...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/110599/Loc_studies.html
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