Creative Native American Beading
Contemporary Interpretations of Traditional MotifsBook - 2005
Following her successful Native American Beadwork , Theresa Flores Geary offers up another beautiful collection of traditional beaded projects, all using contemporary tools and materials. The techniques range from simple stringing and Apache Weave to Circular Peyote Stitch. The 19 highlighted jewelry and accessory projects include a Huichol Lace Sun Catcher and a Ladder Chain Bracelet (perfect for beginners), along with advanced-level projects like the Waterbird Pendant and Sun Rosette Medallion. In addition to the patterns and guidance on technique, there's fascinating background information on the myths and legends that inspired each design.
Publisher: New York, NY : Lark Books, 2005
Branch Call Number: 745.582 G262c
Characteristics: 128p. : ill