#5 Free Native American Seed Bead Patterns (6/6/2013)
While I’m at the Bead and Button Show in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, there will be a countdown of the top 11 posts on Guide to Beadwork. Maybe you will find something special you missed.
Here’s Number 5:
If you look for free patterns on the internet, you are likely to run into quite a few sites that claim to have Native American bead patterns. When many people think of beading, they think of the exotic patterns that they see in most Native American …
Heidi, who is of Native American heritage, shares her bond with nature in a beautiful book which I received for review. The Spirit of Bead Embroidery is just full of amazing inspirational designs which captures her ability to …
The history of American Indian beadwork and beadwork patterns is fascinating, and we’re pleased to share a brief overview with you from David Dean’s Beading in the Native American Tradition in our new Native American Beadwork free eBook. The pictures of the Native American beadwork, and the background of beadwork patterns … Free Seed Bead Project – Peyote Stitched Tube Peyote-Stitched Tube Necklace by Donna Chiarelli. The Peyote-Stitched Tube by …
Some of the items in the show include this 3D Bandolier Bag made by Cecile Taylor (Spirit Lake Dakota and Turtle Mountain Chippewa), made in 2011 using black velvet, seed beads, leather, and yellow fabric.
Beaded earrings by Lynn Smythe featuring seed beads and bugle beads with a sterling silver French hook ear wire. Native American Beadwork My first foray into beaded jewelry was inspired by Native American beadwork. Fringe beads are fresh water pearls, sterling silver and larger glass accent beads.
… itself took on a spiritual significance. Because I’ve always felt that beading is a very important part of my spiritual well-being, I try to incorporate some of these Native American beadwork traditions into my own beading. …. The way I use to make my beading a spiritual experience is to put on some Christian worship music and meditate on that concentrate on God and give Him my thoughts and ask Him to guide my designs. When I do this I find I can relax and enjoy my …
I made another video of how to bead, this on is on earrings. I hope you like it.. Thanks for watching As I had said in the previous video, If I get a good response, then I’ll post another video.. Check out my Blog, I have some more of my work on t…
After completing the outside of the dreamcatcher, I then need to add the long fringe pattern.
- Beading Tutorial: Square Stitch Trim (inspirationalbeading.blogspot.com)
- Today’s Tribal Trends (realstyletalk.blogspot.com)
- Getting Started with Flat Peyote Stitch (beadingdaily.com)
- Dreamcatchers, Hats and Dragonflies (cubbyholes.wordpress.com)
- Decoding Tribal Fashion (writerspadandcorner.wordpress.com)