SHI sponsored a live stream in February of the First Dance featuring children’s’ Chilkat robes made by the apprentices of weaver Lily Lalanya Hope. The project is part of an effort to increase
A groundbreaking Tlingit kindergarten program established by Sealaska Heritage Institute (SHI) and the Juneau School District (JSD) in 2000 is expanding to eighth grade, welcoming a full-time, inte
SHI will sponsor a workshop on how to bead with Tlingit artist Jill Kaasteen Meserve from Feb. 18-20 in Juneau.
SHI is seeking artists to demonstrate and sell their work at monthly First Friday events at the Walter Soboleff Building in Juneau. Registration is free!
SHI will sponsor a workshop on how to carve bowls from Feb. 11-March 11 in Juneau at the Sealaska Heritage Arts Campus.
Sealaska Heritage, in partnership with Sitka Tribe of Alaska and the Sitka National Historical Park, will sponsor an in-person, hand skin-sewing workshop in Sitka with teacher Robert Miller from Ja
Registration is now open for the 2023 Traditional Games, scheduled April 1-2, 2023, in Juneau.
SHI will sponsor a class on how to make moccasins with Tlingit teacher Carmaleeda Estrada in Anchorage from Feb.
SHI will sponsor a Chilkat weaving intensive and a dancing-of-the-robes ceremony as the culmination of a two-year project envisioned and led by the award-winning Chilkat weaver Lily Hope.
SHI has digitized and posted online video of Celebration 1996. Celebration
SHI will sponsor a workshop from Jan. 16-27 in Juneau on how to make tabletop looms. Prior woodshop experience is required. Taught by Kevin Miller. Space is limited.
Want to learn a Native language? Now is the time! SHI is offering scholarships for language students enrolled at the University of Alaska Southeast. Funding available in spring 2023.
At SHI we take our mission to perpetuate and enhance Tlingit, Haida and Tsimshian cultures very seriously. When we hear from people who have been affected by what we do, it makes our day.
SHI will sponsor a workshop on how to carve model totem poles from Jan. 14-Feb. 5 with teacher Ray Watkins. UAS credit available. Space is limited. Application deadline: Jan. 9.
SHI will sponsor a workshop on how to weave with spruce roots from Jan. 20-Feb. 4 with teacher Debbie Head. UAS credit available. Space is limited. Application deadline: Jan. 13.