Using antique, vintage and modern beads to recreate a Dakota floral style that was typically used on clothing.
A commemorative piece celebrating 145 years of the Red Cloud Indian Reservation (now Pine Ridge). Using prisma colored pencils, antique beads, antique military button, and India ink on antique ledger paper.
Leather suede purse beaded with size 12 antique Italian beads.
Commissioned bridal set for a Ho chunk/Potawatomi bride.
Commissioned moccasins for an Arapaho boy.
A historic photo turned into wearable art. Stands Holy was a daughter of Sitting Bull. If you look closely she is wearing dentallium hairties that have inspired so much of my jewelry.
These are a combination of two of my favorites. Traditional dentallium earrings combined with my favorite floral.
One of a kind hand made dentallium statement necklaces. These necklaces were inspired by the old time women dentallium capes that were worn by Lakota women in the early 1800's.
Commissioned medallion for recent college graduate.
These earrings are versatile with antique nickels (both of the same year) and vibrant sunburst colors.
Beaded baby moccasins in Lakota style.
Dakota Floral Necklace with leather tassel.
Porcupine quill designer earrings. These earrings are made with porcupine quills harvested by myself. No animals were harmed during harvest, they are from deceased animals as a result of vehicle accidents (road kill).
Commissioned fancy shawl accessory set.
for you & your loved ones
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