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2015 AFN keynote speakers hail from Ketchikan

...pleased to announce that world-renowned Haida weaver Delores Churchill and her grandson, the Haida master carver Donald...structure and focus of the convention gathering. Delores Churchill is a Chilkat weaver from Ketchikan. Her artistic...
Teaching formline

...compiling the kit, SHI collaborated with local teachers and artists as well as formline experts Nathan Jackson, Delores Churchill, Nicholas Galanin, Steve Brown and Da-ka-xeen Mehner, who make up SHI's Native Artist Committee.The project...
SHI lecture features weaver Delores Churchill

Haida master weaver Delores Churchill was this week's speaker for the Sealaska Heritage Institute's lunchtime lecture series, offered on Tuesdays throughout November...
Haida artists to lead AFN convention, speak on heroism in the homeland

World-renowned Haida weaver Delores Churchill and her grandson, the Haida master carver Donald Varnell, will represent Southeast Alaska as keynote speakers during this year's...
Northwest Coast art: a window into culture

...example, spruce root basketry might have disappeared completely if not for the teachings of one woman, master artist Delores Churchill, a Haida weaver from Ketchikan, whom SHI asked to lead workshops throughout the region."We went through a period...
'Monumental' art unveiled at Soboleff Building

...Southeast's wet climate. (The committee currently includes master Tlingit artist Nathan Jackson, master Haida weaver Delores Churchill, Tlingit contemporary artist Nicholas Galanin, formline expert Steve Brown, and artist Da-ka-xeen Mehner...
More than a building

...Instead of naming a room in honor of itself, it chose to honor two distinguished artists. One room will be the "Delores Churchill Artist in Residence Studio." Churchill is a Haida master weaver. The other will be the Nathan Jackson Gallery...
A 'great day for Alaska'

...installed two weeks ago. All three artists were present at the opening, along with others including Nathan Jackson, Delores Churchill, Nicholas Galanin, Da-ka-xeen Mehner, Steve Brown, Wayne Price and Northwest Coast art scholar Bill Holm...
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Gov. Parnell signs Native languages bill

...the state, but that it is a tragedy that for so many decades Native languages were not "legal."Haida speaker Delores Churchill said she had never spoken English until she went to school as a child. When teachers called her by her English name...
Anchorage International Film Festival's 'Made in Alaska' category highlights work by local filmmakers

...that follows Ketchikan-based master Haida weaver Delores Churchill on a journey to replicate an ancient spruce root...directed by Ellen Frankenstein of Sitka, featuring Delores Churchill of Ketchikan"Wildlike," directed by Frank Hall...


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