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Sheldon Jackson Museum to host three Native artists in residence

...sheldon_jackson/sjnativedemos.html and The program started with Juneau Tlingit weaver Janice Criswell, who volunteered a few hours over several days to demonstrate her art for visitors. The Museum uses the artist demonstrators...
Ancient technology spurs modern art

Inspired by a 600-year-old fish trap uncovered on Montana Creek, Juneau artists Janice Criswell and Steve Henrikson created a life-size fish trap - complete with a school of salmon - as a piece of art. The fish trap mobile...
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Raven's Tail: Keeping tradition alive

When excavators found a lump of mud-covered cloth in the ground at Castle Hill in Sitka and gave it to Janice Criswell, she was surprised to find it was a fragment of a Raven's Tail robe. "I was just stunned," said Criswell...
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State Museum hosts lecture on ravens tail weaving Wednesday

...weavers-and over a dozen more in supporting roles-completed the robe after 1,800 hours of volunteer labor. Janice Criswell, Bonnie Fitzjarrald, Mary Lou King, Kay Parker, and Janet Schempf are veterans of the project, which was conceived...
Art of Place lecture to feature Ed and Percy Kunz

...the artists.Earlier programs in this year's Art of Place series have featured Lyle James and Steve Henrikson and Janice Criswell. The final presentation, "Art of Place: Sustenance," is scheduled for April 27 and will feature Tlingit elder...
Northwest Coast textile exhibit opens in Vancouver

...Vanderhoop, the exhibition features works by Tracy Auchter, Carrie Anne Vanderhoop Bellis, Delores Churchill, Janice Criswell, Sherri Dick, Lisa Hageman, Lani Hotch, Lily Hudson, Shelly Laws, Victoria Moody, Marie Oldfield, Susan Pavel...
briefly invited to drop in during regular business hours from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturdays, Jan. 14, 21 and 28 to watch Janice Criswell and Steve Henrikson recreate the trap. The museum is open from noon to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. Ishmael...
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Art of Place lecture series wraps up season Friday

...Conoco Phillips. This spring's featured speakers, in addition to Watkins and Watanabe, were Steve Henrikson and Janice Criswell, who spoke about "Art of Place as History"; Lyle James, who presented "Art of Place as Future"; and Ed and...
Munoz receives $25,000 art award

...then do paintings when I come back," she said. Five other Juneau artists hit the jackpot Wednesday. Juneau artist Janice Criswell received a $12,000 Fellowship Award for her Tlingit and Haida folk and traditional work. Sound off on the important...
Art of Place series continues with Lyle James Sustenance." The first lecture in the series, "Art as History," was led by Steve Henrikson and his wife, Janice Criswell.The Southeast Alaska community is invited to attend these presentations and to share their stories with the artists...


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