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Forum: Native Issues 04-17-2009, 03:03 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,510
Posted By keeler
Unhappy help understanding BIA card

My sister and I have been working on expanding on our families NA ancestry. We've always been told that there was more than we could document. My G-father's great grandmother was always said to be...
Forum: Grass Dancing 04-16-2009, 04:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,345
Posted By keeler
I prefer chainette/ shawl fringe. I do however...

I prefer chainette/ shawl fringe. I do however usualy use some yarn as well. There is another thread in the grassdance forum all about this. It is called "Grass dance fringe" I beleive. I hope this...
Forum: Grass Dancing 02-10-2009, 04:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,664
Posted By keeler
I prefer chainette and yarn. When I started Grass...

I prefer chainette and yarn. When I started Grass dancing I mainly saw: all chainette w/ pendant side drops, or all yarn. True there was sometimes a little ribbon added for accent. I still prefer...
Forum: Grass Dancing 01-28-2009, 01:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,556
Posted By keeler
thanks

Sorry I didn't get back to this sooner.......military life can get busy. I realy appreciate your input. I've been pricing roaches and I see what you mean. Is there any specific way of shaping a...
Forum: Grass Dancing 12-02-2008, 04:04 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 28,685
Posted By keeler
Hand Items

I use to carry hand items...mirror board, loose fan. Since coming back to the trail; recently; I haven't. I Did dance with a sweet grass hoop that had sage and tobbaco bundles tied to it, but only...
Forum: Grass Dancing 10-03-2008, 10:10 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 28,685
Posted By keeler
Another quick thought... Nezba I completely...

Another quick thought...
Nezba I completely agree on several things. I too preffer the graceful dancers over the furious. When I was younger I was taught that my outfit should move with purpose...
Forum: Grass Dancing 10-03-2008, 08:34 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 28,685
Posted By keeler
LOL.... It's good to see this forum active. My...

LOL.... It's good to see this forum active. My intent was to present questions that newbies might ask... as far as the cockiness goes....I think my wife's perception was skewed. She is very new to...
Forum: Grass Dancing 09-12-2008, 01:43 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 28,685
Posted By keeler
a few questions to help the thread

What's the diffrence between grass dance styles? (i.e. northern and southern; old school and modern grass...)

How have Grass dance outfit changed over the years?

Why do Grass dancers sometimes...
Forum: Grass Dancing 09-12-2008, 01:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,556
Posted By keeler
Question Roach questions

Hey all'
I'm just looking for some input. I have a few ?s reguarding roaches.
1. I noticed that the current trend seems to be longer is better. Is there a general consensus on prefered length for...
Forum: Head Staff 04-24-2008, 01:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,132
Posted By keeler
Cool Thank you all

I truly appreciate all the thoughts and good advice I've received. You've given me some things to think about and some good Ideas. I am going to use my ACUs as the base for my outfit, but will have...
Forum: Head Staff 04-16-2008, 10:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,132
Posted By keeler
:allied-he

50 Cal..... I never intended to insult or degrade the service of younger vets (I am one...kinda). However, I feel you've misinterpreted what I've said. Firstly, I said I've been to combat "AT LEAST"...
Forum: Grass Dancing 04-16-2008, 08:05 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,351
Posted By keeler
Thumbs up Thankyou, I have also gotten some helpful...

Thankyou, I have also gotten some helpful responses in the other forum.
Forum: Native Issues 04-16-2008, 08:01 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,660
Posted By keeler
Question Other ways to be legal?

There is alot in this thread that I've found interesting. I have my own inquirees. As I've stated in another thread (Searching and wannabeing), I'm not registered and probably never will be for...
Forum: Head Staff 04-16-2008, 07:20 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,132
Posted By keeler
Thumbs up nix the A's

Gentlemen (stop looking behind you; I'm talking to you),
Thankyou for your insight and service. I think I have started to settle on some ideas. I agree the Class A jacket is probably not something...
Forum: Pow Wow FAQ's 04-14-2008, 12:01 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 9,364
Posted By keeler
Cool searching and just being

There have been some good points made. I myself am have been searching for my background. I know that there is Native blood in my family history; however I also know that I am predominately white. ...
Forum: Grass Dancing 04-12-2008, 08:57 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,351
Posted By keeler
Question Question for vetrans

I have posted this in the Head Staff forum as well.

I am a vetran and have been to combat at least once. I have great pride in my uniform and what it means to the nation as well as to my life. My...
Forum: Grass Dancing 04-12-2008, 08:54 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 6,221
Posted By keeler
That's a very good visual. It did look very...

That's a very good visual. It did look very simular to that.
Forum: Head Staff 04-12-2008, 08:48 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,132
Posted By keeler
Thankyou for your thoughts. I specifically...

Thankyou for your thoughts. I specifically didn't post in the grass dance forum; because It's the elders that are vetrans that I am concerned about being offended or upset. The young vetrans like...
Forum: Head Staff 04-11-2008, 08:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,132
Posted By keeler
Question QUestion for Vetrans

I don't know if this is the right forum for this but none of the others seemed to fit. I am a vetran and have been to combat at least once. I have great pride in my uniform and what it means to the...
Forum: Fancy Shawl Dancing 04-10-2008, 01:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,868
Posted By keeler
Hey sis, If you check the thread on...

Hey sis,
If you check the thread on oldschool/newschool fancy shawl they have a good discussion on changes in the way shawls are being done. I hope you plan on teaching the girls "good" fancy...
Forum: Northern Traditional Dancing 04-08-2008, 08:52 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 25,692
Posted By keeler
Talking antennea

First of all Great thread. :thumbs_up:thumbs_up:thumbs_up

As to the ? about grass dancers and antennea instead of feathers....I can only say what I've been told and have observed. I stated...
Forum: Grass Dancing 04-08-2008, 08:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,635
Posted By keeler
Question vest fringe ?s

O.K. I'll get serious again. I've decided to do a vest style outfit. My ? is about fringe on the vest. How much fringe is usualy attached to the vest nowadays, and where is it being placed? I'm...
Forum: Grass Dancing 04-04-2008, 09:40 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 6,221
Posted By keeler
Glad I'm not the only one.

:thumbs_up:thumbs_upI'm happy that someone might have pix. I do kinda recall seeing back in the late 80's or maybe early 90's a woman by the name of Tammy LeQuay who danced Grass. Her husband had...
Forum: Grass Dancing 04-04-2008, 04:17 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 6,221
Posted By keeler
I had heard of gras dance bustles several years...

I had heard of gras dance bustles several years ago. I decided to check it out. Through alot of research I kinda got a solid "possible" as far as there existence. I was able to talk to an elder who...
Forum: Grass Dancing 04-04-2008, 12:21 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,635
Posted By keeler
Lightbulb PJ's!!! Woo Hoo

That's good news about the sequins. I do believe that you are right. Those do appear to be Pajamas. That gives me an Idea. I alwayd did want to make an outfit out of my glow in the dark Blanket...
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