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Forum: Native Issues 04-28-2006, 10:25 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,951
Posted By tipis
As we both know, there are craftsmen out there...

As we both know, there are craftsmen out there who take money and then do not send the goods made. Recently there have been posts on this website bemoaning this problem. So, reputation of being an...
Forum: Native Issues 04-28-2006, 09:55 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,951
Posted By tipis
Cool :angel: Blackbear has stated it very eloquently,...

:angel: Blackbear has stated it very eloquently, or you will buy, in most cases, those items that are of good quality, expertly made and at a reasonable price from any good craftsman...Native or...
Forum: Straight Dancing 04-27-2006, 03:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,537
Posted By tipis
Talking New trends in Straight Dancing

What do you think is the new trends or looks in Straight Dancing? Or are the areas of the Dance Outfit you see changing?
Forum: Beadwork 04-27-2006, 10:55 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,997
Posted By tipis
Talking Wellll, I am going to be busy. Got some...

Wellll, I am going to be busy. Got some ribbonwork orders from this site and I will be busy finishing a Cheyenne style cradle board for a friend. When they are finished I will put photos up on the...
Forum: General Crafts 04-25-2006, 10:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,587
Posted By tipis
Here is the basket and then Kiowa, Comanche and...

Here is the basket and then Kiowa, Comanche and Sioux.
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v408/tipisholley/0360-Jb.jpg
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Forum: General Crafts 04-25-2006, 10:01 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,587
Posted By tipis
Here are some photos to give you idea of what we...

Here are some photos to give you idea of what we are all talking about. The "cutting Board" is more Eastern in use and the North as well as Oklahoma. Some are decorated with just plain cloth,...
Forum: Tipis 04-24-2006, 10:48 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,585
Posted By tipis
Question Gas and Transportation of a Tipi

How many of you that have a tipi are now considering not bringing it to events, selling your truck and going to a smaller vehicle, going to a smaller tipi or just not bringing the tipi to dances...
Forum: Beadwork 04-22-2006, 07:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,611
Posted By tipis
Lightbulb If you go to Pauls' trader site there are some...

If you go to Pauls' trader site there are some people there who you could possibly contact for beadwork. Just be more specific as to what type of beadwork you are looking for and I am sure the...
Forum: Chit Chat 04-17-2006, 12:14 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 3,598
Posted By tipis
Talking :thumbsup: Found this neet web site to calculate...

:thumbsup: Found this neet web site to calculate your gas for travel. At least it will give you a somewhat ball park figure when you decide which dance or camp to go to.
BTW, it you vehicle is not...
Forum: Cloth Dancing 04-13-2006, 11:26 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,784
Posted By tipis
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v408/tipisholley...

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v408/tipisholley/21.jpg

It has been a long standing tradition for a Sioux child to receive two beaded fetishes at birth.
Usually it is a turtle for girls and...
Forum: Cloth Dancing 04-12-2006, 08:42 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,784
Posted By tipis
Talking IBGOOD is pretty much right on the beaded turtles...

IBGOOD is pretty much right on the beaded turtles and lizzards and sometimes other animals/shapes. They were put on cradles and you will see them on the old time belts worn by girls as part of their...
Forum: Pow Wow Trip Reports 04-09-2006, 09:04 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 6,626
Posted By tipis
Well, you have proved me out again that your...

Well, you have proved me out again that your posts are not constructive and rather repetitive. You have to keep going back to dig up material to say the samething over and over. Get over it. So you...
Forum: Pow Wow Trip Reports 04-09-2006, 05:23 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 6,626
Posted By tipis
Exclamation This is the same dance where the "ashes" were...

This is the same dance where the "ashes" were spread in the dance arena by the "Indians" of the area. I have not been in the area since this was done a few years ago. Does not feel right. This was...
Forum: Health Issues 04-08-2006, 10:07 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,153
Posted By tipis
Cool Definitly in my thoughts and take care. There...

Definitly in my thoughts and take care. There are too many good people to loose one more these days. Let us all know how it turns out.
Forum: Tipis 04-07-2006, 05:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,446
Posted By tipis
Red face I talked with the organizer today and found out...

I talked with the organizer today and found out that tipi competition was $300.00 for first...200.00 second and 100.00 third. You can go in on Wed. to set up and camp in your tipi. Better bring a...
Forum: Pow Wow Trip Reports 04-06-2006, 01:27 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 6,626
Posted By tipis
Question If you just showing up is the thing, then you do...

If you just showing up is the thing, then you do not know what a dance is all about and it is more than just one dancer showing up.

You were not charged addmission to this dance or camping fees....
Forum: Buckskin Dancing 04-06-2006, 09:48 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,849
Posted By tipis
Question I contacted them when this first came on bid to...

I contacted them when this first came on bid to tell them that it is an old Campfire Girl Dress from the early 20th. century. The response was that is expert Antique dealer or dealers has told them...
Forum: General Crafts 04-03-2006, 03:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 5,083
Posted By tipis
:thumbsup: Now those were some good craft ideas i...

:thumbsup: Now those were some good craft ideas i have not seen. Will have to try them. :thumbsup:
Forum: Pow Wow Trip Reports 04-03-2006, 02:05 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 6,626
Posted By tipis
Did you complain or at least let the committe in...

Did you complain or at least let the committe in on these problems? This dance has a checkered past and is at least better this year than it has been in the last 8 or so. But I do agree with you,...
Forum: General Crafts 04-03-2006, 01:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 5,083
Posted By tipis
Did you get the smooth or ridge type? The smooth...

Did you get the smooth or ridge type? The smooth are the old style and the ridge are whiter and more of what you can get today and cheaper. You will need to sort them for size trying to get the...
Forum: Cloth Dancing 03-31-2006, 10:59 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,795
Posted By tipis
Cool :thumbsup: I was taught to take about three steps...

:thumbsup: I was taught to take about three steps in on the "honor beats" and about three steps back in to the dance area. All this still going forward so not to run into anyone. :shades_sm
Forum: Cloth Dancing 03-31-2006, 10:51 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,760
Posted By tipis
The Northern Traditional breasplate does not go...

The Northern Traditional breasplate does not go down in the back. But they are wrapped in soft material to help prevent the wieght of the front from cutting off the circulation. Some do have a...
Forum: Native Issues 03-29-2006, 06:33 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,658
Posted By tipis
:tapedshut There have been a few cases that have...

:tapedshut There have been a few cases that have gone before the Supreme Court if you look deep enough. I have copies or information on a couple. But, as usuall you have missread my material. ...
Forum: Tipis 03-29-2006, 02:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,446
Posted By tipis
Thumbs up Competition Money for Contest

The Old Fort Powwow in NC, May 26-28 is offering money for tipis contest. Now they do not say how much....but they do put forth $10,000.00 on the mailing for Dance, Drum and Tipis.

Any body going...
Forum: General Crafts 03-29-2006, 01:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,168
Posted By tipis
If they are real, and they appear to be, they are...

If they are real, and they appear to be, they are still eleagle in the US. What does not come under the Endengered list falls under the migratory bird part. You still cannot pick up seagull...
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