Alaska Native woman in traditional parka on Alaska Native Heritage grounds.

Qayaq Model Making Workshop

Sign up today for a *FREE* five day Qayaq Model Making Workshop led by Sugpiaq Master Artist Andrew Abyo. The Workshop will be held at the Alaska Native Heritage Center on January 23rd through the 27th from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. each day. Participants will learn about qayaq building through the creation of a model qayaq. All skill levels are welcome to attend and materials will be provided thanks to the National Endowment for the Arts. To enroll, students must agree to attend all five days of the Workshop.  Reserve your spot:…

For more information, please contact Alaska Native Heritage Center’s Curator of Collections and Exhibits, Angie Demma, at

The Alaska Native Heritage Center is supported in part by an American Rescue Plan grant from the National Endowment for the Arts to support general operating expenses in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.