Information & Facts on Teepees
Tepees or tipis are the name of dwellings used by American Indians. Typically, they were constructed of poles arranged and fastened into a conical frame covered by animal skins. A hole was left in the top for smoke to escape and a flap was created to allow movement in and out of the teepee.
Native American Bows, Arrows and Quivers
Native American bows and arrows are classic cultural icons that are perfect for rustic southwest style and western home decor. Any wall can be brightened and personalized with the addition of a Native American bow, quivers and Indian arrows. The bows and arrows are great as Indian art for wall hangings and look fabulous over a fireplace or in a family room. See more at http://www.missiondelrey.com/native-american-bows-quivers/
Deerskin Ornaments by Mary Pheasant - Buffalo | Wolf Den
Hang these from your rear view mirror or just about anywhere else. The buffalo is a symbol of protection. Crafted by Mary Pheasant of the Wikwemikong First Nation, these are made of deerskin and beads, and measure about 3.5" across.
Medicine Wheel Sacred Medicine
I am researching Sacred Medicines. I remembered how the four sacred medicines were on the medicine wheel chart and were a part of the medicine wheel teachings. I did a bit of searching and found a teachers aid on the subject here. http://youthrelationships.org/documents/Abor%20unit%203%20sample.pdf. The information below is taken from this document. It was written by Mary Lou Smoke, Aniishnaabe Nation . North Sweetgrass – Wiingashk Sweetgrass is a perennial grass that is found growing wild…
Native American Painted Drums
Native American drums are an important part of Native life and culture. Hand painted drums have come to identify both the drummer and his tribe, and preserve the culture through drawings of nature and legend. Ceremonial drums, pow wow drums, and hand drums, not only play a role in drumming circles and ceremonies, but also make beautiful southwestern home decor accents. See more Native American drums at www.missiondelrey.com
Crow Totem in Tree Primitive Gourd Frame Drum Painted with Mallet
The Crow Totem in Tree is a Primitive Gourd Frame Drum by John and Jeanne Fry John crafts the frame drum using Gourd which has been soaked in a natural