What better way to welcome a baby, celebrate a marriage, recognize a milestone
or provide a meaningful gift for an anniversary, graduation, new home,
career or vehicle than to order something that takes into consideration
personal taste, occasion, and biographical data?
The SWEETGRASS WREATH
is a favorite for housewarmings!
Traditionally, the wreath
is hung over a doorway as a protective symbol assuring that no evil can
enter. Whoever is welcomed by the homeowners is showered with blessings
of friendship and goodwill. Your wreath can be designed with your
special intent using a variety of feathers and colors.
A personalized card explaining
its purpose is included with all special orders.
have long been a meaningful gift of choice.
Gourds are thought to be
mankind's oldest cultivated plant.
Their use predates pottery.
They are practical, durable,
mystical, magical, musical
and open to artistic expression.
They symbolize the fertile,
protective womb from which all blessings flow.
They contain the seeds of
future promise thus are
a gift of choice to mark
life's important milestones.
The KIVA GOURD, pictured
top left holds a LADDER OF LIFE.
It emerges from the place
of birth to enable the task of ascent,
each rung representing a
lesson to be learned on life's journey.
Circling the gourd is my
own version of the Navajo Beauty Way Blessing.
As a vessel of potential
it holds seeds and can be further personalized
when YOU include
your own charms of special significance.
NOTE: "THE LADDER OF LIFE"
may be ordered separately.
always in stock
and may be ordered for special
Birds in flight inspire
our spirits to soar!
Flying high, they provide
far-reaching vision, allowing us a
glimpse of how the pieces
of our lives fit together. Feathers,
in their extrodinary beauty
and variety, suggest liberation from
earthly cares and are useful
in easing stress and restoring balance.
Feather fans are used in
ceremony by native peoples together with
such as sage and sweetgrass which, when
burned, symbolize our prayers.
As the smoke rises, the fan lifts our
prayers to our Creator,
filling us with humility and gratitude.