Focus on Feathers
A Complete Guide to American Indian Feather CraftBook - 2010
This comprehensive guide presents every facet of American Indian feather craft in great detail. Readers are taken through the process of selecting,straightening,trimming,splicing,and extending feathers. Other sections include Ornithology 101, Reproducing Raptor Feathers, Feather Alterations, Feather Adornments,and Feather Use in Historic Artifacts. This guide is one of the few books available on this craft. Nature artists, powwow suppliers and dancers,and hobbyists will find this book to be of interest.Also contains a gallery of full-color photos of hundreds of real feathers for immediate reference.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Crazy Crow Trading Post, c2010
Branch Call Number: 970.6 Forsythe
Characteristics: 112 p. : chiefly col. ill., photo's ; 28 cm
Alternative Title: Complete guide to American Indian feather craft