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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...impressed by how rigorous and time-consuming it was."It's hard work. Della and I worked hard at it."Pam Credo-Hayes, at work on a cedar bark basket...

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...impressed by how rigorous and time-consuming it was. "It's hard work. Della and I worked hard at it." Pam Credo-Hayes, at work on a cedar bark basket...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/030311/art_793671697.shtml
Arts
Kocsis, Della Rosa celebrate 25 years

Steve Kocsis and Cristina Della Rosa celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary on Labor Day, Sept. 3, 2007, by the Mendenhall Glacier, which they reached by kayak. Sound off on the important issues at

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/100307/nei_20071003006.shtml
Neighbors
My Turn: Della Brown was a victim of racism

...activist and former Juneau resident Desa Jacobsson is subjecting herself to a crucible of deprivation so that murder victim Della Brown is not forgotten. Jacobsson went on a hunger strike to protest the recent acquittal of Joshua Wade, who was charged...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051403/opi_myturn.shtml
Opinion
Back to school

"It's coming back," artist Della Cheney said. "A little bit at a time."Southeast Alaska Native art and culture, that is, after a history of oppression...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2013-08-11/back-school
Neighbors
Aged bomb in Kake gets official inspection

Della Cheney remembers playing with a family heirloom growing up, a rather strange...a great conversation piece." Kake elder and magistrate Michael Jackson, Della's brother, remembers the shell being in the family forever. Jackson said...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2011-06-23/aged-bomb-kake-gets-official-inspection
Local
Cheney to be featured in Tuesday's "One Night Stand" at the JACC

Weaver Della Cheney will be the featured artist for this week's "One Night Stand" at the Juneau Arts & Culture Center. The event runs from...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2012-01-19/jahc-presents-one-night-stands-tuesdays-j
Art
'Gunalcheesh' from Riverbend School

...Elementary School students, staff and families would like to extend our 'Gunalcheesh' (thank you) to Jacquelin Clark, Della Mariano, Karen Eriksen, Amy Perov, student volunteers, PTO, Wellspring, Southeast Panhandlers, Bill Peters, Amanda Blackgoat...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/060610/nei_649787086.shtml
Neighbors
Gonzales, Smith to wed

Jenna Gonzales, of Peru, and Brian Smith, of Juneau, will marry on May 19, 2010, at the Della Terra Mountain Chateau in Estes Park, Colo. The ceremony will be officiated by the groom's grandfather, Richard Smith. The...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/050910/nei_636869583.shtml
Neighbors
Artist weaves Native values into baskets

Della Cheney said she sees Southeast Alaska Native cultures coming back into focus in many ways, but for the weaver, the emergence...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/060508/loc_286670587.shtml

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