Following her successful Native American Beadwork, Theresa Flores Geary offers another beautifulcollection of traditional beaded projects. These exquisite items range from a Huichol Lace Sun Catcher(perfect for beginners) to an advanced-level Waterbird Pendant, from a simple Ladder Chain Bracelet toa Sun Rosette Medallion. An Indian Girl Trinket wears clothes styled after Apache camp dress, oftendecorated with sewn trim: she wears moccasins, a silver necklace, and turquoise jewelry. The Sage BearSachet combines a powerful animal symbol with the use of relaxing herbs. It's made of seed and buglebeads stitched onto leather or ultra suede. In addition to the patterns the guidance on technique,there's fascinating background information on the myths and legends that inspired each design.
Author....:Theresa Flores Geary Ph.D.
Title.....:Creative Native American Beading