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Forum: Pow Wow FAQ's 01-15-2006, 09:30 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,057
Posted By Sheila
Shawls

I am curious about the tradition of ladies always carrying a shawl when they dance. I know that it is the right and respectiful thing to do, but I don't know why. Are there any storys about where and...
Forum: Jingle Dancing 01-15-2006, 09:11 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,869
Posted By Sheila
<<<Around 4 years ago I asked her to jingle formy...

<<<Around 4 years ago I asked her to jingle formy dad, who had a pretty bad stroke........I found out very quickly what I had to do to get a that special, I went to every length that I had to and...
Forum: Pow Wow FAQ's 08-14-2005, 07:21 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,341
Posted By Sheila
Being a "child of the 60's" that statement...

Being a "child of the 60's" that statement brought back memories.
Forum: Pow Wow Talk 06-22-2005, 04:40 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,980
Posted By Sheila
I have a few digital pictures of some of the...

I have a few digital pictures of some of the people at the pow wow, but I don't know how to attach them to this message board.

Sheila
Forum: Pow Wow Talk 06-20-2005, 07:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,980
Posted By Sheila
Hi. You guys were great this year.You are always...

Hi. You guys were great this year.You are always good, but this year you all were exceptional. I enjoyed watching you as much as I enjoyed hearing you. Your facial expressions were so happy, fun and...
Forum: Pow Wow Talk 06-16-2005, 09:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,107
Posted By Sheila
Oh No!!!! I was looking forward to seeing you...

Oh No!!!! I was looking forward to seeing you again. It's been a while since you've been. I do hope your health issues get better soon; and I do understand. My husband had most of his foot removed...
Forum: Pow Wow Talk 06-16-2005, 12:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,107
Posted By Sheila
Yes. My daughter and I will be there as usual....

Yes. My daughter and I will be there as usual. This dance is one of the highlights of my year; getting to see people that I don't see very often. I think it's the people who make it so special.
Forum: Pow Wow Talk 05-25-2005, 03:03 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 6,945
Posted By Sheila
I well understand your feelings about not wanting...

I well understand your feelings about not wanting people to try to take over your culture and dances. The thing that I have a difficult time figuring out is how does one know if someone has "proper...
Forum: Pow Wow Talk 05-24-2005, 09:54 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 6,945
Posted By Sheila
Yes, I know that about you. That's why I'm...

Yes, I know that about you.
That's why I'm here discussing this. There is so much that I don't know yet.
Forum: Pow Wow Talk 05-24-2005, 09:35 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 6,945
Posted By Sheila
Those crow dances and the chicken dancing that...

Those crow dances and the chicken dancing that was taught at NOAC came straight off the dance videos that are put out by Full Circle Video. Most of the guys teaching the classes do go to that part of...
Forum: Pow Wow Talk 05-23-2005, 12:28 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 6,945
Posted By Sheila
Thank you for your kind words. I hope that I can...

Thank you for your kind words. I hope that I can always be thought of in such a nice way.

They boy you are speaking of was the head man dancer for the pow wow and was very flabbergasted himself....
Forum: Pow Wow Talk 05-23-2005, 10:16 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 6,945
Posted By Sheila
Hello Singerdad: I'm sorry that some of the guys...

Hello Singerdad: I'm sorry that some of the guys have caused you to feel this way, and I do hope that you don't paint all of us with the same brush. I have found the classes you taught at CIS to be...
Forum: Pow Wow Talk 05-22-2005, 10:18 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,980
Posted By Sheila
That's wonderful. It's been a few years since we...

That's wonderful. It's been a few years since we last saw you there.

Everyone who is coming, please stop by and introduce yourselves to me. I'll be preparing the Fri. and Sat. night feeds, so...
Forum: Pow Wow Trip Reports 05-09-2005, 01:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,000
Posted By Sheila
Hi: I went to the Mothers Day powwow in...

Hi:
I went to the Mothers Day powwow in Augusta, Georgia and had a very good time. There were some extra things going on during the breaks in the Gourd Dance that I had no clue about, so that was...
Forum: Cloth Dancing 05-06-2005, 12:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,305
Posted By Sheila
Thank you. The story of how your dresses connect...

Thank you. The story of how your dresses connect you to your grandmothers is very touching and beautiful. Family is so very important and it is nice to hear other people's family stories because all...
Forum: Cloth Dancing 05-05-2005, 07:52 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 8,009
Posted By Sheila
What would a 50 year old woman, who wants to keep...

What would a 50 year old woman, who wants to keep it subtle, wear? My hair has finally grown out and I plan to have one single french braid going down the back for the pow wow this week end, but...
Forum: Jingle Dancing 01-29-2005, 02:39 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,169
Posted By Sheila
I'm just now getting ready to make my first...

I'm just now getting ready to make my first jingle dress, and am in the design process. After reading all these posts, I'm thinking of making a skirt and tunic top. Start the rows of jingles about...
Forum: Chit Chat 01-24-2005, 12:28 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,126
Posted By Sheila
Thank you AngelFeather. What you said is very...

Thank you AngelFeather. What you said is very true and I am a Mormon. It is almost funny, the number of people who ask me how I can stand the way the "Mormons treat their women".
As I study the...
Forum: Chit Chat 01-24-2005, 08:47 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,126
Posted By Sheila
Back when Joseph Smith (the leader of the...

Back when Joseph Smith (the leader of the Mormons) first got the revelation to begin polygamy, it was for many purposes, That was the way of life in the earliest church society with Abraham and the...
Forum: Pow Wow FAQ's 11-11-2004, 04:57 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,684
Posted By Sheila
I'm glad you mentioned the 'private' giveaway. I...

I'm glad you mentioned the 'private' giveaway. I would like to jingledance (if I can increase my energy level so that I won't die in the ring) in the future and was wondering if it is appropriate to...
Forum: Pow Wow Trip Reports 08-30-2004, 11:42 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,483
Posted By Sheila
Please try not to be nervous when around people...

Please try not to be nervous when around people you don't know. They are only friends that you have not met yet. If you live local and can come, there is also the AICA pow wow at the Van Hoy camp...
Forum: Pow Wow Trip Reports 08-12-2004, 11:45 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,483
Posted By Sheila
<<Hey Shelia your Brenna White's mom arent you?...

<<Hey Shelia your Brenna White's mom arent you? Well If you are. . this is Mandy. . lol I just wanted to say hi!>>

Hi Mandy. Yes I'm Brenna's mom. Brenna ask me to give you her e-mail address so...
Forum: Pow Wow Trip Reports 08-10-2004, 12:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,483
Posted By Sheila
The Princess contest was won by Amanda Farley....

The Princess contest was won by Amanda Farley. She danced jingle. There were 2 shawl dancers and 3 jingle dancers in the contest. My daughter was one of the shawl dancers.I thought all the girls...
Forum: Pow Wow Trip Reports 08-10-2004, 12:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,483
Posted By Sheila
It was a great time. For some of us, the pow wow...

It was a great time. For some of us, the pow wow was just a continuation of a week of fun and fellowship. Many of us came to the pow wow straight from NOAC, including the head lady dancer. My...
Forum: Chit Chat 01-29-2004, 07:47 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,139
Posted By Sheila
I've done that quite a bit, and for different...

I've done that quite a bit, and for different reasons.
When I was single, I didn't like to ask for anything because the guy was paying and I wasn't sure what his budget was. So I wanted him to...
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