Raven: Our Fall Art / Component Theme

An Illustration from Raven Steals the Sun, Moon and Stars, by Bill Reid;  more of Bill Reid's art can be viewed at The Raven's Call. "All the world was in darkness… Raven plucked up the ball of light in his…
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Bear Revisited…

Preparing for a shop update this week has me in a bit of a frenzy, so much so I forgot it was my turn to post here! I hope you don't mind a little reprise of a previous post about…
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First Nations Beadwork

I'd like to take you on a brief tour of beautiful beadwork by Northeastern American and Canadian Indians. While not exactly jewelry-related, it certainly is all about beads! Beaded Bags, Wabanaki type, vase or inverted keyhole shape. Glass beads, black…
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Bear

Bear is one of the most represented animals in human cultures throughout time, all over the world. There are many meanings and interpretations. I am most drawn to american indian depictions, stories, and songs. Vintage Ursa Major star map print…
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