I just. I want some comfort food. Anybody wanna buy some beadwork or commission me? I know I just asked for help getting to pride, but I won't misuse those funds for something other than what it was donated for, so.. ;^;b
Appending this here, and will expand on it at some future point: Native jewelry artists, what you do IS "fine" jewelry. Call it that. Don't ever let any erasing colonizer dealer try to tell you different. It's beadwork? You're a "fine beadwork" artist. You ARE.
APACHE: I rock a mohawk roach made of porcupine and feathers with a beaded band... Then of course there's all the unique beadwork. Most of which has been done by one of our sisters, or Hawk does his own... I don't have that patience most days. TOMAHAWK: No two are the 5/?
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next time i go to a powwow im getting some beadwork to pt on my backpack or something because its pretty and i feel a taad ashamed im not too attached to my culture anyways friendly reminder my fursona vargas is also native amarican and has beads in his hair for the medacine whee
SO, I replaced all the leather, used the old beads as well as some new ones to redo the beadwork, and added a strap :) I'm so beyond happy and proud with how it turned out!! Sacred items like this medicine pouch absolutely deserve love and care and a chance at a second life 🖤🌱
"Beach boys spur up the tourism economy as they are guides offering lengthy tours of the coastline and the marine parks. Others sell African souvenirs such as Khangas, Maasai sandals and beadwork. Some of these traders display their wares along the sandy stretch...