Come on out for our July First Friday show, July 7th, 4-8pm featuring Anchorage artist Melanie Burns. Her colorful, energetic seascapes will be sure to brighten up your night!
Join us Friday, June 2nd from 4-8pm, meet Anchorage photographer Charlie Renfro and see some of his latest work. His large-format alpine photography will knock your socks off!
Shearwater Gallery is stoked to represent Seward emerging artist Marissa Fuchser!
Marissa’s work is largely inspired by the unique and beautiful forms and colors found in nature. This has translated to her most recent work in painting birds and other wildlife found in Alaska. She practiced wood sculpture and painting in art school and now works primarily in acrylic or gouache. She enjoys working with a variety of materials and testing the limits of each one.
As a resident of Seward, she enjoys living and working in Alaska’s stunning and unique landscape. She likes to take in the small moments and things people often miss and appreciate the little details that make up our surroundings. The shape of a bird’s wings, the way it moves in flight, or the colors that cause it to stand apart or blend in are things that can be hard to notice if you’re not looking for it.
Come see Marissa’s delicate, moody seabird portraits in acrylic and gouache at Shearwater Gallery today!
Get ready! Spring is on the way, and with that comes a return to First Friday goodness! The Gallery is thrilled that our very first First Friday show will feature Annie Ciszak Pazar, the amazing artist behind the Annie’s Arts and Follies jewelry line. Come on out Friday April 7 from 4-7pm to meet Annie and take a look at some gorgeous jewelry that she’ll be bringing us just for this show!
Annie will also be teaching two earring-making classes on Saturday, both of which have already filled up! Seward really showed up for the chance to learn to make your very own bling! After a long winter, things are finally heating up around here and I am here for it! I hope you are, too! See ya on the 7th!
Shearwater Gallery has a great selection of originals and prints by Seward artist Theresa Gonzalez. Theresa paints colorful, expressive portraits of Alaskan wildlife and scenery. Theresa strives to share her love of nature with others and is the owner/curator at Shearwater Gallery.
Theresa’s work can be found at Shearwater Gallery in Seward and The Art Shop Gallery in Homer AK. See even more on her personal website Twinspruceart.com
You really otter see these!
I just love Denise Ekstrand’s wonderful, whimsical takes on great art with an otterly Alaskan twist! Find Denise’s watercolor originals and plenty of delightful prints at the gallery. (I apologize for the bad lighting but never for the puns 🙂
Shearwater gallery has a lovely selection of authentic Alaska Native-made jewelry. Here are a few of my favorites:
Always insist on seeing the authenticity tags when purchasing Authentic Alaska Native-made products so you know that the ivory, baleen and other animal products were legally harvested by Alaska Native people. It is illegal to label any item Native-made or Indian-made if it is not made by a recognized tribe member.
Shearwater gallery is pleased as punch to represent Healy artist Kassandra Mirosh! Kassandra is a long-time Alaskan and finds herself endlessly inspired by Alaska’s beauty and the adaptations that allow animals to survive its harsh climate. When she isn’t busy in her studio, Kassandra teaches Art, English, and Spanish at Healy School in the Denali Borough.
Come see Kassandra’s beautiful, detailed, and highly textural paper cut bird creations at the Gallery!
Kassandra creates her beautiful birds and more at Weyekin Studio in Healy, Alaska. Learn more about Kassandra and all of our artists on our About page.
The Gallery is privileged to represent emerging artist Aakatchaq Schaefer from Kotzebue.
Her caribou hide masks are like no other, and I can’t get enough of her striking portraits of AK Native women!
Come see them for yourself at Shearwater gallery!
Shearwater Gallery is proud and excited to represent Anchorage photographer Charlie Renfro! Come see his stunning black and white photos of Alaskan terrain! We have large canvas prints as well as smaller matted photos and note card sets. Spectacular!
Learn more about Charlie and all of our artists on our About Page