Lakota Crafters Buffalo Head Orange and Yellow Beaded Ornament by Faith Whitedress
This beautiful beaded ornament, 2 inches in diameter, is hand made with glass seed beads. The ornament features tipis and crosses on both sides. A buffalo head nickel in embedded in the bottom. The 4 inch strap for hanging is made from soft leather.
Faith Whitedress was born and raised on the Pine Ridge Reservation and she is a fluent speaker of the Lakota language. Faith first began her work as an artist when her high school math teacher helped her and her classmates learn business skills by creating and selling art. After that class, she was hooked. Art became a passion to her and a way of providing for herself and her family. Now, as a mother, she is passing knowledge and love of Lakota art to her children.