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Seven Southeast artists honored with Rasmuson Individual Artist Awards

...fellowships are worth up to $18,000 each. The artists were chosen from more than 300 applicants. 2015 Fellows? Kay Parker, a Ravenstail weaver from Juneau, will travel to Canada to study two rare woven tunics with sleeves, and then return...
Bright moments of 2013

...the Juneau-Douglas City Museum. Dan beautifully captures the atmosphere and magnitude of Juneau's landscape.? Kay Parker's Playing with Lightning, Ravenstail Weaving at the Alaska State Museum. The level of craftsmanship and the thousands...
Katharine Parker

Juneau lost its best supporter and biggest booster on May 13, when Kay Parker passed away in Seattle. Born in Bangor, Maine on August 15, 1918, Katharine (Kay) led an eventful life that took her from...
Raven's Tail: Keeping tradition alive

...of the area. "We don't know anything about the evolution of it because there is a lack of written history," said Kay Parker, instructor of the UAS class. "Basketry is the oldest twining art, and we assume one weaver used yarn instead...
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UAS plans Native art courses

...Churchill teaching basketry, Seattle's Steve Brown instructing students in design and carving and Douglas resident Kay Parker teaching weaving. Classes generally meet in the evenings, with some weekend sessions included. Students should register...
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Library, Archives and Museums to offer lunchtime lecture series

...Reemergence of Raventail Weaving in southeast Alaska," with weavers Janice Criswell, Bonnie Fitzjarrald, Mary Lou King, Kay Parker, Janet Schempf Twenty years ago, the Friends of the Alaska State Museum sponsored a group of weavers to create the...
Museum's Wednesday lecture to feature "Hands Across Time" robe

...Wednesday, Feb. 9, and will include input from local weavers Janice Criswell, Bonnie Fitzjarrald, Mary Lou King, Kay Parker, Janet Schempf and others. The lecture will describe the creation of the "Hands Across Time Robe," the first original...
Juneau Empire Story Archive direction." The Parkers will move to a retirement home in Seattle on March 22. "We"ll miss everybody here," Kay Parker said. "Believe me." Reddit Archives Larry Parker was involved in a lot of fireworks during his...
Neighbors mailbox

...Haida Head Start teachers Lisa Arehart, Melissa Morgan and Kyrstal Merculief; Ravenstail Weavers' Mary Lou King and Kay Parker; Juneau Artist Gallery collage and etching artist Dianne Anderson; and origami extraordinaire Agi Bellagh. Thank you...
Neighbors mailbox

...John P. and Helen Monagle, Peter and Lois Nakamura, Bonita Nelson and Ron Heintz, G. Ole Olson, Virginia Palmer, Kay Parker, Josephine Pegues, Powell Realty, Ted and Kate Quinn, Robert and Karen Rehfeld, Judy Robinson, George and Jean...


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