Aho my friends and I hope you are all well and happy. It has been a busy few months for dancing blackbird. Lots of hat bands made, lots of smiles and lots of happy customers. As I was burning cedar, sweetgrass and sage the other day (not at the same time), It was decided that… Continue reading Celebrate
Aho my friends. I hope you are all well and happy. Today I would like to share with you my most recent additions to my hat band collection. After concentrating and thinking about what I learned about that two headed bird on a drum and asking a few other elders if they remember it, I… Continue reading More Two Headed Birds
I`ve been thinking lately about a drawing of a 2 headed bird that I saw when I was a boy.
Now we time travel one month forward. The same person purchased a Thunderbird hat band. Not sure if the Turtle
This is an update on the French Medicine Turtle and what must have been an amazing journey.
It seems my happy medicine has been working its way around our mother earth
so lets all relax for 5 minutes and smile.
I am now offering companion bracelets with my hat bands.
The Mystery is depicted here as a smoky color of indecision and urgency so the fire bird is dispatched to fly at the same time as the Thunderbird.
In a sense it is also one of victory over the forces of the illusion.
The spirit bird on this hat band has left his medicine behind and has now left the illusion to travel the stars.
Wider generally means that a 1 1/2 inch wide band will be the size of a belt if not modified.
See if you can feel the difference between them in the color scheme and then relate it to our time here in the illusion
Mine always have balanced medicine since they have traveled their path with honor, dignity and a healthy dose of kindness.
This is a young turtle that is walking the yellow path on the red road.
I decided to make an early morning version of the same fire bird as it heads back to the roost for a nice rest, leaving a cool crisp morning sky behind.
The story from our grandfather or any elder in our clan was that the sky is set on fire by the fire bird, little brother of the thunder bird. The fire bird watches over the night.
Split spirit is the story of spirit splitting apart as it begins its journey and coming back together in the end
Aho and good morning my friends. A memory and a vision danced through me the other week so I was inspired, along with a nudge from Grady to make this latest beaded hat band. It is 23 1/2 inches long so it fits a rather large hat and an inch wide. The blackbird on the… Continue reading Dancing blackbird
Beaded hat band with a medicine turtle.