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Valisa Higman BA ’02

  • 07/08/2019

    Valisa Higman BA ’02 is an artist in Seldovia, Alaska. She works with cut and layered paper and is inspired by the natural world and her community. Higman was the featured artist for the Kachemak Bay Shorebird Festival in May 2019. She was also chosen as the 2019 Voices of the Wilderness Artist in Residence by the Chugach National Forest in Alaska. As a resident artist, Higman will travel and work alongside a forest ranger, assisting with their duties, stewardship projects, and public education.

  • My Coyote Nose and Ptarmigan Toes: An Almost-True Alaskan Adventure

    Valisa Higman BA ’02 illustrated a children’s book about a young boy who overcomes obstacles by imagining himself as iconic Alaskan animals.

    Posted 01/23/2017