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Forum: General Crafts 11-22-2011, 09:28 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,634
Posted By powwowbum49
If you are going to pop the toes and few claws...

If you are going to pop the toes and few claws off don't let them dry out too much. They only need to be in boiling water a few minutes before you pop the toes off and a flat head screwdriver is the...
Forum: General Crafts 11-22-2011, 09:18 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,139
Posted By powwowbum49
Qt Think sticking to the link is best. Keep...

Qt

Think sticking to the link is best. Keep in mind that one bad report doesn't mean the person should be avoided...some folks are just crabby and can never be pleased by anyone. However there are...
Forum: General Crafts 11-22-2011, 09:09 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,352
Posted By powwowbum49
Never heard them called that...sounds like a neck...

Never heard them called that...sounds like a neck bustle and it is just being worn in the tail of the roach cause roaches have gotten so much bigger over the years. The bustle is just a typical...
Forum: Straight Dancing 11-22-2011, 09:02 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,308
Posted By powwowbum49
Your bud was right...they were pretty common at...

Your bud was right...they were pretty common at one point in time. I made the one JoeB was wearing that you mentioned. He said he wanted one like they wore back in the day but didn't like the feather...
Forum: General Crafts 03-20-2011, 09:54 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 972
Posted By powwowbum49
Hope that is your email below since I sent...

Hope that is your email below since I sent message to it contact me at [email protected] in am always in need of more guard hair.
Forum: General Crafts 01-29-2011, 11:07 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,049
Posted By powwowbum49
Wow...no clue what all that was about! NO327...

Wow...no clue what all that was about!

NO327 I put fishing swivels into the bottom of the quill of my feathers so they can be tied down through the bottom of the cups and spreader
Forum: Southern Singing 06-21-2010, 11:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,920
Posted By powwowbum49
Iowa boy you just aint no good ... did I come in...

Iowa boy you just aint no good ... did I come in here talking about your papa smurf self in that fancy dance line up? You got that big ole roach on and still barely made it to the rest of the guys...
Forum: Tipis 03-31-2010, 11:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,231
Posted By powwowbum49
Gawd I hope my butt never rotts!

Gawd I hope my butt never rotts!
Forum: Straight Dancing 01-26-2010, 11:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 19,093
Posted By powwowbum49
Historian The 10th pair down in the first...

Historian

The 10th pair down in the first post you have listed as Osage. I don't buy that one. they may have been collected or donated by an Osage but I would bet money those are delaware style...
Forum: General Crafts 01-22-2010, 11:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,022
Posted By powwowbum49
Now I had never heard a name for those other than...

Now I had never heard a name for those other than Gods eye...or I just didn't pay attention when I was a younger. Dang we are giving away our age here Rose, we might need to quit while we are ahead.
Forum: General Crafts 01-22-2010, 09:17 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,482
Posted By powwowbum49
I can't say I have ever painted the head of a...

I can't say I have ever painted the head of a drum...I never felt the need. I know guys that use acryllics mainly but I have seen drum heads airbrished in recent years and I have heard of watercolors...
Forum: General Crafts 01-22-2010, 09:01 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,022
Posted By powwowbum49
IMHO it is some artists interpretation of the old...

IMHO it is some artists interpretation of the old sheilds that were used back in the day. As it became more popular someone invented a story to go along with it to sell them more easily. How many...
Forum: Northern Traditional Dancing 01-22-2010, 08:49 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 22,162
Posted By powwowbum49
Well guys I am not sure about this and roaches...

Well guys I am not sure about this and roaches but just from what I know of my wife tribal language (and various dialects of it are spreader from Russia to Greenland) dialects that are next to each...
Forum: General Crafts 01-19-2010, 08:57 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,404
Posted By powwowbum49
Yeppers I know a several guys that still carry...

Yeppers I know a several guys that still carry and use head-n-tail fans...thety are bad azz. I would love to make one it would so go with my new 'old school' set.
Forum: Straight Dancing 01-19-2010, 08:46 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,470
Posted By powwowbum49
no that is the group...I was just trying to spare...

no that is the group...I was just trying to spare him the onslaught.
Forum: Straight Dancing 01-19-2010, 08:30 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,470
Posted By powwowbum49
NT I think I know what you are refering to...

NT

I think I know what you are refering to cause there is only one group that I have ever heard use the term 'old style' and what you are calling 'old style' was the early 'reservation era'...
Forum: Straight Dancing 01-19-2010, 08:14 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,875
Posted By powwowbum49
Why is it that the southern dancer needs to do it...

Why is it that the southern dancer needs to do it like a northern dancer would. Why isn't a tail dancer raising his stick treated the same way and expected to be honored by both northern and southern...
Forum: Straight Dancing 01-19-2010, 07:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,421
Posted By powwowbum49
Has anyone seen a person raise a stick and get a...

Has anyone seen a person raise a stick and get a tail at a pow wow?

Yes I have ... in fact I was singing with the drum at the time. We were out on the east coast and it was during contest. Thing...
Forum: Tutorials 12-28-2009, 09:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,044
Posted By powwowbum49
Well we already have a tutorial on making design...

Well we already have a tutorial on making design in gourd stitch. As for designs in loom, lazy and especially applique...yopu just need toi draw a picture and try sketching out some pictures. Lots of...
Forum: Straight Dancing 12-22-2009, 08:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,624
Posted By powwowbum49
Oh you are using Carl's trick huh, I haven't...

Oh you are using Carl's trick huh, I haven't tried it. My new 'old skool' suit (I think you have seen the pics of it) was done by tracing the deisgns with a white charcoal pencil and them my wife...
Forum: Straight Dancing 12-22-2009, 02:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,624
Posted By powwowbum49
Fat Albert I like to draw my designs and cut...

Fat Albert

I like to draw my designs and cut them out of manilla folder so I can then move them around and see what looks good. The prairie stylized floral work can really vary and thus can...
Forum: Straight Dancing 12-22-2009, 01:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,624
Posted By powwowbum49
Mr Evan If you are who I think you are then do...

Mr Evan
If you are who I think you are then do what I told you and come down to gnawbone and I will help you get a design worked up for it. If you are not who I think then let me know and I will see...
Forum: Tutorials 12-22-2009, 01:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,044
Posted By powwowbum49
Making designs in what? Can you be a bit more...

Making designs in what? Can you be a bit more specific. Designs on clothes...in loomwork...in lazy stitch...inquiring mind want to know so might consider your suggestion.
Forum: Straight Dancing 06-17-2009, 09:24 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,105
Posted By powwowbum49
a nice set of matching 1 1/2" rosettes for his...

a nice set of matching 1 1/2" rosettes for his bandoliers might work...or some gourd stitched feathers for his tail stick...a small beaded bag/pouch that he can carry a few dollar in for specials or...
Forum: Tutorials 06-16-2009, 05:50 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 31,631
Posted By powwowbum49
Tagz That is why I start sew front and...

Tagz

That is why I start sew front and center and go around the big to first. I normall have no trouble when I do this (unless I screwed up beading them first. What are you wanting to know about...
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