PUBLISHED: 4:52 PM on Wednesday, July 30, 2008
JUNEAU - Printmaker Leanne Ellis Pilcher will return to Juneau after a yearlong sabbatical just in time for her First Friday opening at the Juneau Artists Gallery, 175 South Franklin Street, August 1 from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Her work will continue to be on display along with the work of the other 25 member artists of the gallery.
The show will include Pilcher's silk screened images, and her intaglio prints. Pilcher's work has been included in government publications and literary journals, and featured in regional juried shows. Pilcher has just retired but continues to study fine arts at University of Alaska Southeast.