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Forum: Memorials 11-10-2006, 01:09 PM
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Posted By yishdioh
Maxine Hamana Walker - Grayhawk

Maxine Hamana Walker of Springville, Utah, passed away Saturday, November 4, 2006. She was the backbone of her family and led the women in singing backup for GRAYHAWK, the family's drum group. Maxine...
Forum: Pow Wow FAQ's 10-08-2004, 11:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,506
Posted By yishdioh
Talking Good one! Hmmm........that just might...

Good one! Hmmm........that just might work........

Maybe those ID computer chips they attach to dogs in case they get lost. We just scan everyone....
Forum: Pow Wow FAQ's 10-06-2004, 03:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,506
Posted By yishdioh
Question Program for tallying contest points

I'm still looking for an easier way to keep track of and tally the contest points in a powwow. At some of the big powwows I've been to it looks like they can just enter the number of the dancer in...
Forum: Pow Wow Talk 08-02-2004, 02:34 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,036
Posted By yishdioh
Question Programs for tallying contest points?

I'm helping with tallying points at an upcoming contest powwow. Last time I just entered points in a spreadsheet on my computer and just had it do all the adding for me. I wondered if anyone out...
Forum: Archives 10-09-2001, 07:43 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,881
Posted By yishdioh
Post My sons have been Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts and I...

My sons have been Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts and I have been a Cub Scout leader. We found much of the material somewhat offense concerning Native Americans as well. They have been updating their...
Forum: Archives 10-07-2001, 07:59 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,914
Posted By yishdioh
Post I've seen flyers for larger powwows that warn...

I've seen flyers for larger powwows that warn that proof will be required, but have never seen anyone actually ask for it in our area. They might post that you have to be at least one fourth Native,...
Forum: Buckskin Dancing 10-01-2001, 11:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,683
Posted By yishdioh
Talking Thanks for the guidance. I'm a little more...

Thanks for the guidance. I'm a little more confident now.
Forum: Buckskin Dancing 09-26-2001, 08:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,683
Posted By yishdioh
Post Does the type of fan matter for the other dances?...

Does the type of fan matter for the other dances? (Jingle, Southern cloth, etc.)
Forum: Buckskin Dancing 09-25-2001, 12:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,683
Posted By yishdioh
Question what type of fan

I was told by a very traditional Northern man that women should be using a flat fan to dance with and not a wing fan. He said using a wing fan would bring ridicule. I have seen both used around...
Forum: Southern Singing 09-23-2001, 05:08 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 6,730
Posted By yishdioh
Post There's a group out of Colorado called Southern...

There's a group out of Colorado called Southern Mountain. They sometimes go by Southern Rockies. They're really nice guys and sound really great.
Forum: Crafts 04-19-2001, 09:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,327
Posted By yishdioh
Post We're going to take a router to the edges of the...

We're going to take a router to the edges of the drum frame and then sand it so it doesn't wear at the hide. Thanks for all the responses. Now if I could just get the weather to cooperate so we...
Forum: Crafts 04-12-2001, 08:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,327
Posted By yishdioh
Question Do you just soak them in water or do you put them...

Do you just soak them in water or do you put them in something else? Will the hair come off the hide if you soak it enough? Should we start soaking the hide the night before or days before we want...
Forum: Crafts 03-28-2001, 12:16 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,327
Posted By yishdioh
Question making a drum

We are in the process of making a drum for our family. We have the frame built already. We got a cowhide fresh off the cow. It is in our freezer right now until we can deal with it properly. The...
Forum: Crafts 03-13-2001, 12:53 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,059
Posted By yishdioh
Post I was just cautioned by a singer the other day...

I was just cautioned by a singer the other day not to bead any drumsticks. He is Sioux and said that he had been told a beaded stick meant that you knew all the songs out there. It kind of goes...
Forum: Archives 02-18-2001, 11:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,699
Posted By yishdioh
Smile For rosettes we bead them on canvas and then cut...

For rosettes we bead them on canvas and then cut circles from plastic yogurt cup lids to put behind them. I have a friend who does her beadwork on interfacing, the thicker sew-in type.

For...
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