Sunday, November 30, 2014

They got a few, but those of us who give to charity every day were not intimidated.

Ha. Have a great day everyone.

Saturday, November 29, 2014

Chak-Uk-T-Kee/Arikara Nation----1870. Honor, respect the ancestors.

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Monday, November 24, 2014

Chief John Grass/1872, Washington D.C. John Grass was a hereditary chief of the Blackfeet. He was known as the Statemam of the Sioux. He was born on the Grand River about 1837 the son of Charging Bear and a mother who was of the Two Kettle band. Grass signed the Fort laramie treaty of 1868 under the Blackfeet band. John Grass lived on the Reservation at extreme southwest corner of what became Sioux County. He was appointed Chief Justice of the Indian Court at Fort Yates. Chief Grass died on May 10, 1918 Blackfoot Sioux had 62 lodges under him 1873.

There is no spoon. Yep.

Sunday, November 23, 2014

Saturday, November 22, 2014

The Artwork of Doc Tate Nevaquaya, Comanche Nation. Nice Work.

The artwork of Alan Houser, Apache Nation. Nice work!

Friday, November 21, 2014

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Join us this coming weekend, Nov. 21st-23rd for the annual Holiday Art Fair at the Madison Museum of Contemporary Art in downtown Madison Wisconsin. This is a juried Art Show with 90 national artists exhibiting & selling their creations. Stop in if your near & say Hi. All my relatives, Mitakuye Oyasin.

Ha.. Yep.

Sunday, November 16, 2014

Rockin My cactus kickers for Rock Ur Mocs yesterday.

Saturday, November 15, 2014

90 juried artists will show and sell their creations at the annual Madison Museum of Contemporary Arts Holiday Art Fair. Stop in and see us if your near.


Thursday, November 13, 2014

We have lived here for many generations & are the oldest peoples on Turtle Island.  Today we still honor the earth, our ceremonies & what our elders taught us. While we honor our ancestors for their sacrifices, we must move forward as a people, for the people and for the next generations. All my relations. Mitakuye Oyasin.

Your Choice.

Ha. Have a good day everyone.

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

A man carries a Native American Vietnam Veteran flag (top) and a flag to commemorate U.S. servicemen, who were reported as missing in action during the Vietnam War, on Veterans Day in Santa Monica, California on November 11, 2010. (Reuters/Lucy Nicholson) 

This National Native American Vietnam Veterans Memorial is the first National Memorial to come to The Highground. It features an American Indian holding an eagle feather staff in one hand and a rifle in the other, standing on a base of red granite which symbolizes the blood that has been shed.  The names of all the Native American soldiers killed in  Vietnam are engraved in a second base. J & L Photos.

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Pilamaya Kolas for your sacrifices (men & women) & serving to protect Turtle Island. Blessings to the families who lost a loved one & laid such a heavy burden on the altar of freedom. Mitakuye Oyasin.

Monday, November 10, 2014

Pilamaya Kolas. Honor their sacrifices. Mitakuye Oyasin.

Sunday, November 9, 2014

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Gaul/Hunkpapa--Sioux Nation/1878. Honor, respect the ancestors.

Monday, November 3, 2014

Join BeadSpirit Designs this coming weekend, Nov. 8th & 9th for the annual Holiday Arts Show at the Waterloo Center for the Arts in downtown Waterloo, Iowa. This juried art show hosts 60 artists from around the midwest showing & selling their creations. Enjoy live music and great food from the ArtHouse Cafe at the Art Center. The above work is titled 'Running Wild'. Tigers eye jasper, turquoise & mongolian horse hair. Hope to see you there. Follow this link for more details:

Sunday, November 2, 2014

To this day will still celebrate the Sacred Buffalo. The buffalo supplied our ancestors with food, clothing, tools and much more. They took only what they needed & gave thanks for giving up its life so we could exist. All my relations. Mitakuye Oyasin.

Saturday, November 1, 2014

We have lived here for many generations & we must not forget where we came from & who we are. Honor the ancestors by using the lessons we have learned to move forward for all the peoples. All my relations. Mitakuye Oyasin.