Homer Alaska - Arts

Story last updated at 5:28 PM on Wednesday, August 3, 2011

First Friday Events

Art Shop Gallery

207 W. Pioneer Ave.

New work by Inez Dunn

5-7:30 p.m., First Friday Reception 10 a.m.-2 p.m., 4-6 p.m., Saturday appearance

Homer artist Inez Dunn shows new jewelry.

Bunnell Street Arts Center

106 W. Bunnell Ave.

Woodcuts by Sara Tabbert

5-7 p.m., First Friday Opening Reception; 6 p.m., artists talk

Concert by Evy llyna Olson and Joe Whitteberry

8 p.m.; admission is $5-$20, pay as you can.

Fairbanks artist Sara Tabbert exhibits her carved relief panels and woodcuts. Local ceramic artist Lisa Wood shows her wood-fired ceramics. Following the reception, musicians Evy Llyan Olson and Joe Whitteberry perform.

Fireweed Gallery

475 E. Pioneer Ave.

Colorageous, new work by various artists

5-7:30 p.m., First Friday Reception

Homer artists Sandra Thompson, Char Jump, Maria Santa Lucia and Christian Resetaritis display colorful new work, including stained glass, bead work, watercolor paintings, pastels, pencil work and pottery.

Homer Council on the Arts

344 W. Pioneer Ave.

New Old Time Chautauqua Parades 5 p.m., Homer Spit 6 p.m., Pioneer Avenue

Kachemak Bay Campus

533 E. Pioneer Ave.

New Work by Joe Kashi

5-7 p.m., First Friday Reception

Kenai artist Joe Kashi shows his photographs.

Kit 'n' Kaboodle

451 Sterling Highway

Celebraton of Nature by various artists

5-7 p.m., First Friday Reception

Gallery artists display their works, including photography by Molly Warburton, Steve Clause and Mike Shero; wood working by John Russell; chainsaw carvings by Ralph Stover, and glass work, sewing and jewelry by Sharon Clause, Jane Russell, Tracy Sherwood, and Gael Moto. The new gallery is in the Ocean Shores Motel building.

Picture Alaska

448 E. Pioneer Ave.

Portraits of Personality, paintings Jeanne Young

5-7:30 p.m., First Friday Reception

Artist Jeanne Young examines the character, stories and adventures inherent in boats as well as paintings on other themes.

Ptarmigan Arts Back Room Gallery

471 E. Pioneer Ave.

Ancient Images, clay work by Jean M. Steele 5-7 p.m., First Friday Reception

Homer artist Jean M. Steele presents mostly clay works, including new and experimental shapes of vessels as well as hand painted Native American drums.