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State Museum hosts lecture on ravens tail weaving Wednesday

...more in supporting roles-completed the robe after 1,800 hours of volunteer labor...talk about their experiences weaving the robe, which they named "Hands Across...Unlike most objects in the museum, the robe is used periodically for traditional...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/020611/nei_781408706.shtml
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Weaving a new Native narrative in museums

...by Tlingit artist Clarissa Rizal. The robe was completed on June 4 and handed off to Dartt during Celebration 2014. The robe took a year to weave. The Chilkat...Shx'at Kwaan dance group wearing the robe on Thursday evening, clarifying that...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-06-15/weaving-new-native-narrative-museums
Local
Robes that Dance

...is "Tree Reflections on the Water," alternate rows of black and white chevrons that seem to shimmer and flow across the robe like an ebbing tide. These robes represent the intersection of realities of myth-time, humans, and spirits.The...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-06-08/robes-dance
Local | Celebration
Sitka Native artist mixes science with art

...Northern Wild Sheep and Goat conference.Rofkar finished the robe - using goat wool collected over 17 and a half years...to tiny beads yet to be sewn into the design.Although the robe is done - after 900 hours of work - the grant is unrestricted...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2013-01-06/sitka-native-artist-mixes-science-a
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Photo: 'Frog Coming Out'

...Out" chilkat robe at a recent Koo-Eex (memorial party) for Martha "Monte" Littlefied held in September in Sitka. The robe was one of three Aat. ow (precious items) brought out during the memorial party. The other two items were a carved...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/110907/nei_20071109009.shtml
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Museum's Wednesday lecture to feature "Hands Across Time" robe

...dozen others, who spent more than 1,800 hours in the robe's creation. The robe was then ceremonially "brought out" at Celebration '92...time by Dr. Walter Soboleff. The weavers donated the robe to the museum with the stipulation that it be allowed...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/020311/art_780030490.shtml
Arts
Liam VanSickle

...dance practice. He started telling me who made the robe for him. And when he put the robe on, I could see the pride he had when wearing the robe his grandmother made for him." Student Artist...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/090806/nei_20060908004.shtml
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This Day in History

...S. history. Samuel T. Rayburn of Texas was elected Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives. In 1953, "The Robe," the first movie presented in the widescreen process CinemaScope, had its world premiere at the Roxy Theater in New...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/091604/sta_history.shtml
News
Library, Archives and Museums to offer lunchtime lecture series

...in supporting roles -- completed the robe after 1800 hours of volunteer labor. The robe was then ceremonially "brought out...Walter Soboleff. The weavers donated the robe to the museum with the stipulation...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012011/art_772827177.shtml
Arts
This Day in History

...history. In 1940, Samuel T. Rayburn of Texas was elected speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives. In 1953, "The Robe," the first movie presented in the widescreen process CinemaScope, had its world premiere at the Roxy Theater in New...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/091605/sta_20050916005.shtml
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