Tuesday, March 8, 2011

Dancing Beads

This is Beverly (Bear King) Moran a wonderful beadwork artist.  Her heritage is from the Standing Rock Sioux and Turtle Mountain Chippewa.  A beautiful lady who does beautiful work, her business is called Dancing Beads by Bear King.

13 comments:

Kathy said...

These shots from the Heard are some of your best in my humble opinion.

brattcat said...

Magnificent workmanship.

Kate said...

Oh, this takes my breathe away..what wonderful talent and patience to craft that gorgeous outfit. So happy she posed for you!

Randy said...

Now that is art. The patience it must take to create something so beautiful.

Jacob and Lois Anne said...

Incredible! Such magnificent beauty. Chippewa Indians used to camp out in the woods on my grandmother's property in northern Minnesota every summer!

Jarart said...

This is fantastic! You've captured a beautiful portrait.

Magpie said...

I can't even imagine the time that would go into a work of art like this. Lovely.

Steffe said...

She is very impressive.

RedPat said...

Fabulous pic - great colours, wonderful art and beautiful artist!

Stephanie said...

I'm so glad you're capturing these beautiful artists!

Makavetis said...

Great blog! I found you through Leovi.. Please come check out my blog as well I started a new one about Art!

Jack said...

Wonderful portrait, Sharon. Doing fine beadwork like this must take immense patience. Not for me.

JM said...

WOW! Amazingly beautiful outfit!