PUBLISHED: 2:04 PM on Wednesday, October 26, 2005
Les Howard

Turns local wood into finely crafted objects of functional art. Featured artist of the First Friday for October at Juneau Artists' Gallery. Fall hours for October are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday.

Pleasures & Perils: Juneau Steamships and Shipwrecks

Juneau-Douglas City Museum, through Dec. 31. This exhibit explores the heyday of steamship travel on Alaska's Inside Passage, including the rise of tourism and navigational aids as well as the perils of shipwrecks.