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SKU: B00/01 The Technique of Porcupine Quill Decoration Among the Indians of North America by W. C. Orchard


The Technique of Porcupine Quill Decoration Among the Indians of North America by W. C. Orchard
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  • SKU: B00/01 The Technique of Porcupine Quill Decoration Among the Indians of North America by W. C. Orchard

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84 Pages, 30 illustrations, 4 color pages, 6" by 9".

Written in 1917 by William C. Orchard, this book quickly established itself as a classic and remains today the definitive authority on the art of porcupine quillwork among the Indians of North America; a craft that is unique to this culture.

The book is fully illustrated and features a color center section of examples of the art form. The plates and diagrams show every facet of quillwork from plaiting through wrapping.

The step-by-step instructions are easy to follow for the craftsperson and the pictures and text make this a treasure for anyone interested in the craftwork of Native Americans.

The Eagle's View Edition is now in its seventh printing. A real classic!