These magical Thunderbird earrings are hand beaded by Dorothy Ance Webb of the Laguna people. She uses a brick stitch pattern & Delica beads. Thunderbird has a variety of meanings. One of which is that the Thunderbird arrives to escort loved ones to the spirit world when they pass away. Thunderbirds create thunder & lightening when they fly. This pair is made in vivid red & black with looped fringes & is attached to silver plated 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. Contact us for custom colors. These earrings measure about 2.5 inches long without the ear wire.
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.