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beading

Collectively the bead moldings used in ornamenting a given surface; Also see bead.
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One bag shown (Figure 2), has appliqued elements of red sewn over black with white beadwork, which may be a desire to imitate the earlier tradition of multicolored twined bags.
Journeys in Beadwork at the Shipley Art Gallery offered two new exhibitions showcasing African beadwork, both traditional and contemporary-style.
As well as the main piece of art, we also have a pair of beadwork mukluks (boots to you and me) and a child''s buckskin dress.
This reflects her approach of study that analyses Nyonya beadwork as a lens for studying cultural exchanges, culture formation and changing gender identity as well as Peranakan Chinese identity, especially in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries when Nyonya beadwork became an 'independent genre of textile decoration' (p.
The structure of beadwork is technically geometric and that kind of form is perfect for machine knitting.
These include beadwork, goldwork - a fairly uncommon skill now mostly used for high-quality church vestments and art embroidery - and stumpwork, raised embroidery drawn from vivid designs of 17thcentury needlework.
The booths and displays showed an array of First Nations and Metis crafts including items of jewellery, beadwork, pow-wow regalia, oil paintings, beaded lamps, wedding cakes and tipis.
SHAPED BEADWORK is an outstanding jewelry crafting guide for any who would weave patterns to make lovely two- and three-dimensional forms.
ALTHOUGH many people are aware of North American beadwork, fewer people realise there is a British tradition of beadwork stretching back to the Middle Ages.
Zulu beadwork has been studied, written about and exhibited for cultural, esthetic and historic reasons.
Parties around the bead theme are also launched in the store so guests can beadwork bracelets,earrings and necklaces.
Once the relationship between folk art and visual argument is clear, a case study of Blackfeet beadwork from 1895 to 1935 is undertaken.