Archive for April, 2007

She who knows truth

Posted in Artwork, Beadwork, Dolls with tags , , , , on April 21, 2007 by starhandarts

This newest Grandmother Doll is 18″ tall plus her feather. Width at the arms is 10″. She has a cotton calico dress with ribbon and beading details at hem and sleeves, beaded moccasins and leggings, a leather belt with brass spots beaded bands and a drop. She carries a miniature Damascus steel knife 2 7/8″ long with a beaded leather sheath, beaded pouch and awl case. She wears a traditional women’s deerskin robe with the box and border designs beaded. Turquoise and coral, glass bead and stone bear fetish necklaces. Her hair is sheep wool roving and horse hair, with a parakeet feather to trim it out. She comes with a mirrored back plexi case to show off her robe as she stands.