These awesome Black Spirit Bear earrings are hand beaded by Dorothy Ance Webb of the Laguna people. She uses a brick stitch pattern & Delica beads. Bear was created as protector of the earth. Bear symbolizes great power & big medicine. Bear is often associated with medicine men or shamen. These bears feature a red spirit line & they are attached to pewter ear wires with silicone backing. However, these can be changed to clips or posts by request. Simply make request during check out in comments box. These earrings measure about 1.5 inches tall without the ear wire by 1.75 inches wide.
CherokeeVisions is proud to present beading artist Dorothy Ance Webb, a retired archaeologist of Laguna Pueblo, Chippewa-Ottawa and Winnebago tribal affiliates. Dorothy is of the Laguna people & grew up on the Navajo reservation in New Mexico. She is also a published book author. She has been beading for the last 10+ years.