Tourist Things to Do
The Last Alaska Family Troller – Beached
My recent painting “The Last Alaska Family Troller Heads for the Beach” was nostalgic and emotional for me. Family commercial fishing is disappearing in Alaska. Now that I think about it, I painted this “B.C.”, Before Covid. How time flies! Back to Devita’s Home Page I raised my kids on fishing boats and fishing villages in… Continue reading
The Iditarod Sled Dog Race
To the fans of sled dog racing and Alaska tourists the Iditarod sled dog race, last great race, is the high point. If you are here for tourism in summer, there are several opportunities to experience sled dogging for yourself when you visit this summer. Return to Devita Stipek=Writer Homestead Blog Home Page The ceremonial… Continue reading
Devita Stipek Writer is an established Alaska landscape painter and muralist. An estimated one million people experience her public work every year. In 1964 she left art school to marry an Alaska fisherman. There followed a life of adventure, tragedy, and triumph.