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Forum: Memorials 06-14-2004, 10:48 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,715
Posted By BeadedPony
Florian

Very few people have touched my life as much as this precious friend did. Not only was she a wonderful spokesperson for her tribe but she epitomized the beauty, integrity and strength of American...
Forum: General Crafts 03-24-2003, 04:38 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 8,629
Posted By BeadedPony
I've seen beautiful wing fans set in less than...

I've seen beautiful wing fans set in less than 1/2 hour using Bond and a short piece of dowel rod. Use wire and beads to spread the feathers and hold them apart if you want to open the wing up a...
Forum: General Crafts 03-24-2003, 04:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,117
Posted By BeadedPony
Hey straightdancerinaz -- I know where you went...

Hey straightdancerinaz -- I know where you went after you left Patrick's living room!!!
;)

We leave Thursday a.m. I'm supposed to be picking the "boy from up north" up at the airport. I hope...
Forum: Cloth Dancing 03-13-2003, 12:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,693
Posted By BeadedPony
Yarn vs. Chainette Fringe

I'd advise against using the yard and also against using ribbon for the shawl. I think you'd be much happier with the outcome if you ordered some fringe from places like Crazy Crow and have it sent...
Forum: Cloth Dancing 10-16-2002, 03:19 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 8,470
Posted By BeadedPony
To add to Paraivo's comments about the...

To add to Paraivo's comments about the boots...Comanche boots a really fitted over the foot -- ideally, you should be able to count your toes through the hide. There's a great pair of Comanche boots...
Forum: Straight Dancing 09-27-2002, 04:57 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,116
Posted By BeadedPony
Sending Best Wishes!!!

I'm not sure how many of you folks know, but TravelingMocs, one of the moderators for this board has been having some health problems lately -- surgery and possible chemotherapy and/or radiation. ...
Forum: Cloth Dancing 09-27-2002, 04:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 20,432
Posted By BeadedPony
The easiest way that I've found to fringe a shawl...

The easiest way that I've found to fringe a shawl is to poke holes aoubt 1/2 to 3/4 of an inch around your hemmed shawl and then using a #6 crochet hook (sometimes it helps to sharpen the end by...
Forum: General Crafts 07-31-2002, 10:15 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,323
Posted By BeadedPony
Scott Hugebeck

SHand, maybe you should contact Scott. He has done a lot of silverwork for me in the past but due to some serious health problems has been unable to take orders.

I know the man and don't think he...
Forum: Cloth Dancing 07-26-2002, 05:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,600
Posted By BeadedPony
Actually, Deltadawn...women wearing headdresses...

Actually, Deltadawn...women wearing headdresses is NOT new. As the article stated, it is handed down through families and has been going on for quite some time. I believe that Mr. Ruminator posted...
Forum: Southern Singing 06-12-2002, 01:26 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,838
Posted By BeadedPony
Rattles??? I'd like to shake some of the idiots...

Rattles??? I'd like to shake some of the idiots until their teeth rattle!!!!!!!:Eyebrows
Forum: Fancy Shawl Dancing 05-31-2002, 03:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,484
Posted By BeadedPony
Prayers Please

For those of you who know Eva Duncan, her sister Susie Duncan Standlee was is a very serious car accident last weekend and is in ICU in Oklahoma City.

Please add Susie and her family to your...
Forum: Crafts 04-16-2002, 11:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,461
Posted By BeadedPony
If you are mounting your beadwork on leather or...

If you are mounting your beadwork on leather or any other stiff material, you need to stitch it onto the leather while the leather is curved (as if the person was wearing the belt) -- this way the...
Forum: Cloth Dancing 04-15-2002, 05:15 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,575
Posted By BeadedPony
If you look at all the old photos of southern...

If you look at all the old photos of southern plains women, they usually had a piece of yard goods wrapped around their waists. This was used as an apron would be used while they were cooking, doing...
Forum: General Crafts 03-19-2002, 08:43 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,856
Posted By BeadedPony
Beaded Doctor's Bag

That's a great photo of the Lakota woman that just went up in the gallery. Take a look at the fabulous beaded doctor's bag she's carrying in her left hand.

Beaded bags like that are almost a...
Forum: Buckskin Dancing 03-19-2002, 08:27 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 40,519
Posted By BeadedPony
Has anyone worked with the German tanned...

Has anyone worked with the German tanned buckskins from Crazy Crow? [/B][/QUOTE]

My sister made her new Comanche boots from these hides. She was pleased with the way they worked. She's an...
Forum: Fancy Feather Dancing 03-13-2002, 09:03 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 24,448
Posted By BeadedPony
It wasn't uncommon in Oklahoma during WWII when a...

It wasn't uncommon in Oklahoma during WWII when a lot of the young men were gone to see women fancy dancing. My friend, the late Yogi Panzer, even competed in this style when she was young.
Forum: Cloth Dancing 03-11-2002, 09:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,204
Posted By BeadedPony
In the beginning the tradition may have been...

In the beginning the tradition may have been different, but now the shawls/blankets are made and worn while the service member is in service, after they have been discharged, and of course, if they...
Forum: Buckskin Dancing 03-08-2002, 02:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,830
Posted By BeadedPony
Aurora: If you are planning on a Southern...

Aurora:
If you are planning on a Southern Plains buckskin dress, the side tabs have a couple of rows of the tin cones (about 1" in size or smaller). You didn't say where you thought you'd put...
Forum: Cloth Dancing 03-07-2002, 05:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,204
Posted By BeadedPony
I would just like to offer a small caution about...

I would just like to offer a small caution about using these kinds of "special" shawls in a giveaway. Not everyone wants to pay tribute in this way. I personally would be reluctant to make a war...
Forum: Cloth Dancing 03-07-2002, 01:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,204
Posted By BeadedPony
Are you sure they are selling war mothers shawls?...

Are you sure they are selling war mothers shawls? Usually the name(s) of the family member(s) who were in the service or died in combat is embroidered on the shawl. 1. I don't think it would have a...
Forum: Cloth Dancing 03-07-2002, 09:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,204
Posted By BeadedPony
The connotation of the war mother shawls has...

The connotation of the war mother shawls has changed greatly over the years since WWII when they began to be worn. It used to be that only members of a War Mothers Society or Gold Star war mothers...
Forum: Cloth Dancing 02-22-2002, 05:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,551
Posted By BeadedPony
Creebread, Why style of clothes are you making?...

Creebread,
Why style of clothes are you making? I've seen ribbon used on fancy, but never on traditional. Just curious.
Forum: Cloth Dancing 02-20-2002, 08:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,158
Posted By BeadedPony
There is more than just "dancing her style." You...

There is more than just "dancing her style." You look for a certain dignity, a regal bearing. You want the dancer to be graceful, know her songs well enough so that she can "step with the drum." ...
Forum: Archives 02-11-2002, 09:22 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,568
Posted By BeadedPony
I knew that the Olympic committee had planned to...

I knew that the Olympic committee had planned to "honor" the NAs in some way, but WOW -- the honor was FANTASTIC! Not only was the event both powerful and touching, I was pleased to see so many of...
Forum: Southern Singing 02-08-2002, 12:03 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,497
Posted By BeadedPony
As a lady singer, I'd like to make a few comments...

As a lady singer, I'd like to make a few comments about the chorus line, as well. A lot of times the women think that sitting in the chorus line is a great time to gossip and chat it up. They'll...
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