Native American Beadwork

Native American Beadwork

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Native American beadwork projects, characteristic of the Southwest, use bright colors and bold designs with natural themes. Now in this beautifully illustrated volume, you'll find a variety of these extraordinary projects, each one a unique example of the sophisticated artistry that can be achieved with beadwork. Within these striking designs are symbols that have spiritual significance to the ancient cultures that created them....Apache weave a beading technique also called Comanche weave and brick stitch. It is frequently used to make earrings with a triangular top since the stitch automatically decreases by one bead every row. Apache weave step I Apache weaveanbsp;...

Title:Native American Beadwork
Author:Theresa Flores Geary
Publisher:Sterling Publishing Company, Inc. - 2003


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