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