An Intimate View of Alaskan Native Artists

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The Story of Alaska Expressed Through Native Art

Travel back in time on an intimate couple of hours as you converse with Alaskan Native artists about their cultural traditions and creative heritage expressed through their diverse art forms. Discover the many ways in which Tlingit art is tied to Alaskan culture and tribal ancestry.  Alaskan artists will share with you personally how and why they create their carvings, woven baskets, blankets, beadwork, and other artistic pursuits as well as the stories and traditions that have been passed down in their families for centuries.

Your cruise excursion adventure begins here...

Day 1

Meet an experienced local guide to begin your intimate visit to Cape Fox Lodge, a rustic hotel owned by the Tlingit Indians. Today, you will have the opportunity to meet with several Alaskan Native artists. Among these artists are carvers, weavers, blanket makers, and beaders. The artists will give an overview of their work and show examples. Learn about gathering and preparing the materials, the skill of making their art, and a short history of their craft.

A light snack will be served before your return to the cruise ship terminal.

Amenities, nearby adventures and more...

  • Meet and greet at the cruise terminal
  • Private roundtrip transportation to Cape Fox Lodge
  • Private visit with Tlingit elder and artists
  • Light snack

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