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beading

Collectively the bead moldings used in ornamenting a given surface; Also see bead.
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She also learned embroidery and sewing while in residential school, which is why the geometric and floral patterns are distinct in her beadwork.
It isn't easy to date 19th century beadwork but one clue can be provided by the size of the beads.
Such four-point symmetry appears in these people's beadwork, tepee construction, buffalo-hide drum decorations, sand paintings, and more.
The elaborate patterning on the beadwork is either floral or geometric.
Curator Tracy Henriksson explained, "In the past, the Metis developed distinctive floral patterns prompting other First Nations to call them Flower Beadwork People.
In their ceremonial beadwork and in large murals that cover the exterior walls of their mud dwellings, the Ndebele women have created designs that are at once ancient and modern in their simplicity, their bright colours and their bold abstract patterns.
Staff are looking for soapstone figures, masks, drums, jewellery, textiles, beadwork or any other item from modern Africa.
For craft lovers, Chucalissa beadwork, baskets and more will be available, as well as other folk crafts, on the Courthouse Square.
Designer Linda Allen took a little and made a lot of this space by steeping it in Spanish-style elements: lentil-colored walls accented with metal filigree, taffeta and velvet fabrics, and generous use of hanging beadwork.
They wore eagle feathers, buckskin, fringe, jingles, beadwork, ribbonwork, blankets, turquoise, shells, bells, and quills--all worn with respect to the birds, animals, fish, earth, water, and sky.
A NEW course introducing the basics of beadwork jewellery will start at the Powerhouse Community Education Centre in Llanedeyrn at 1pm on Monday, September 24.
Chanel also made a striped sailor sweater, not of everyday knit but of embroidery, a diffident grandeur of beadwork as painstaking as the garment's fit is subtle.