Through the use of natural materials and inspiration, modern expressions of Plateau art come together in a reflection of timeless beauty and ingenuity. Each of these pieces is one-of-a-kind. In order to ensure availability, please e-mail us at shop@tamastslikt.org prior to placing your order.

 

NECKLACE MINIATURE CORNHUSK WOVEN BAKET
Miniature corn husk woven basket with glass beads necklace, full twist twining cornhusk with wool over hemp. Handcrafted by Fern Slim John Smith, Yakama Nation.
Dimensions: Woven Basket Length 1 1/2" x Width 1 1/2" Necklace Length 36"
Price: $125.00




 

BEADED BOLO TIE
Handcrafted by artist Lois Frank, member of the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indians.
Beaded Bolo Tie is geometrically designed, intricately detailed with glass seed beads, charlotte cut, size 11 with a leather backing. The artist transforms the media to craft an eye-catching bolo tie that is both vivid and dimensional.
Circumference 3 1/2" Depth 1/8" Tie Length 44"
Price: $300.00




 

DENTALIUM - GLASS BEADS NECKLACE
The use of these shells by Inuit, First Nations, and Native Americans is well known. This usage is found along the western coast of Canada and along the Pacific Ocean coast of the northwest United States, extending southward to Southern California. Traditionally, the shells of Antalis pretiosum (previously known as Dentalium pretiosum, the precious dentalium (a species which occurs from Alaska to Baja California) were harvested off the coast of Vancouver Island.
Handcrafted by Delphine Wood from the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation.
Dentalium medallion is about 4" diameter sewn with size 13 charlotte cut glass beads. Necklace 32" in length. Fringe 2" and suede backing.
Price: $270.00




 

NECKLACE WITH WOVEN BASKET
Necklace with woven basket, cotton embroidery floss over hemp cord:
Height 2" x Top perimeter 5" Bottom perimeter 3 1/2"
Necklace has glass, bone, and brass beads, 34" in length.
Hand crafted by Anna Sheoships, Umatilla Tribal member.
Price: $100.00




 

FLAT TWINE BAG WITH A FULL TWIST.
Twining is one of the major basketry construction methods. It is a weave done with two elements woven simultaneously around the spokes. The weaving elements (weaver Joey Lavadour, Umatilla Tribe) has cross between the spokes for a full turn. He has carefully maintain the orientation of the crossing so that the twist remains consistent. Pendleton wool yarn over hemp.
Height 7 1/2" x Width 9" x 1/2"
Price: $400.00




 

BELT BUCKLE
Handcrafted by artist Lois Frank, member of the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indians.
Beaded Belt Buckle is geometrically designed, intricately detailed with glass seed beads, charlotte cut, size 11 with a leather backing. The artist transforms the media to craft an eye-catching belt adornment that is both vivid and dimensional.
Rectangular Dimension:
Length 3.25" Width 4.5" Depth 1/2"
Price: $437.00




 

FULLY BEADED EYEGLASS HOLDERS
Made of true cut glass size 13 seed beads. No two are alike; these can also be used as lanyards. These fully beaded eyeglass holders are beautifully crafted, hand sewn and look nothing like any eyeglass holders you've seen before. Length 25"
Hand crafted by emerging artist CTUIR enrolled member Suzette White Owl-Lavadour
Price: $73.50




 

BEADED BARRETTE SET
Handcrafted by artist Lois Frank, member of the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indians.
Beaded hair barrette set are geometrically designed, intricately detailed with glass seed beads, charlotte cut, size 13 with a leather backing. The artist transforms the media to craft an eye-catching hair adornment that is both vivid and dimensional.
Dimension:
Length 3.5" Width 1.5" Depth 1/8"
Price: $212.00




 

BEADED BOLO TIE
Handcrafted by artist Lois Frank, member of the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indians.
Beaded bolo tie is geometrically designed, intricately detailed with glass seed beads, charlotte cut, size 11 with a leather backing. The artist transforms the media to craft an eye-catching bolo tie that is both vivid and dimensional.
Dimension: Tie Cotton Cord Length 44" Circumference 3. 1/2" Depth 1/8"
Price: $300.00




 

CYLINDRICAL HAND WOVEN BASKET
This vivid cylindrical hand woven basket with full twist twining, using Pendleton wool yarn over hemp is handcrafted by Joey Lavadour. Umatilla Tribal member.
Price: $200.00




 

FLORAL BEADED HAT
Beadwork made by Carroll N. Dick from Warm Springs, Oregon. Gorgeous ladies' hat with a classic floral beadwork found in Plateau exemplar designs. Color scheme is alluring, as the snow white background captures the leaves and flower in stunning detail. This graceful hat is sturdily constructed yet regal. Today women of the Confederated Tribes of Cayuse, Umatilla, and Wallla Walla Indian Reservation wear hats such as this as part of ceremonial regalia. This outstanding floral beaded hat has exceptional value for collectors, and would make a fine gift for any woman.

Measurements:
height 8.5" circumference at top is 12" and at the base is 25.3/4"
Glass seedbeads size 10/0 of true cut and silverlined.
Price: $1,344.00




 

BEADED HAND BAG
Hand crafted by Crystal Pond; a member of the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation. A wonderfully complex piece, this artful representation by Crystal Pond utilizes a bright color palette, and a series of patterns in opposition to each other. At the center is the blue flower, with yellow tulips on either side; between these are two butterflies, and at the very bottom are two green birds. Imaginative, singular in beauty and very much a feminine accessory, this purse is destined to make some fortunate woman the envy of all her girlfriends.
This product reflects the use of modern materials of glass beads on white leather.
Dimension: Length: 8" plus 12" handle; Width: 7" Depth 1/4"
Price: $420.00




 

FULLY BEADED MOCCASINS
These moccasins are hand beaded on brain tanned deerskin using cut or non-cut Czech glass beads.
Hand crafted by Charlotte Tendoy, from the Shoshone Tribe.
Size 7
Price: $500.00




 

MARBLE HORSE PENDANT NECKLACE
Marble Horse Hand carved pendant by Tom Hays.
Necklace Length 21 1/2" with coral beads and black buffalo horn hair pipe.
Height 1 3/4" x Width 2 1/4" Depth 1/8"
Price: $125.00




 

HAND CARVED MARBLE BUFFALO PENDANT NECKLACE
Hand Carved Marble Buffalo Pendant, Necklace of white horn hair pipe with black and turquoise beads in between.
Hand crafted by Tom Hays
Necklace about 22" in length.
Height 1" x Width 1 1/2" Depth 1/2"
Price: $112.50




 

BEADED CUFF A MAN WITH NO NAME
Marcus Amerman is a award winning bead artist from the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma. Amerman draws upon a wide range of influences to create strikingly original works that reflect his renown pictorial beadwork.
Length 7" x Width 1.5" Depth 1/4"
Price: $750.00




 

BEADED COING PURSE
Handcrafted by Shoshone bead artist Charlotte Tendoy from Ft. Hall, ID. High quality and uniquely made with glass beads Size 11 and tanned buckskin lining.
Geometric design front and back.
Width: 4 1/2" Height 3" Depth 1"
Price: $200.00




 

BEADED MOCCASINS
These moccasins are hand beaded on brain tanned deerskin using cut or non-cut Czech glass beads.
Hand crafted by Charlotte Tendoy, from the Shoshone Tribe.
Size 5
Price: $500.00




 

CHILDREN BEADED MOCCASINS
These children moccasins are hand beaded on brain tanned deerskin using Czech seed glass beads.
Hand crafted by Charlotte Tendoy, from the Shoshone Tribe.
Size 10
Price: $225.00




 

BEADED COIN-CHANGE PURSE
Handcrafted Beaded coin-change purse by Charlotte Tendoy, Shoshone Tribe, Ft. Hall, Idaho. Features all Native American hand made high quality, one of a kind and made with size 11 glass beads. Tanned deerskin lining. Floral design front and back.
Width: 6" x Height: 4.5" x Depth: 1"
Price: $315.50




 

3D HUMMINGBIRD NECKLACE
This handcrafted 3D Hummingbird beaded necklace is a beautiful piece to adorn your neck or it can also be used as a sun catcher in your favorite living space, the kitchen or living room window. Even on your car's rear view mirror. Made of 11/0 cut glass beads and silver lined beads, box stitched to create this elaborate necklace by Marlene Stevenson, Dine` Nation.
Price: $160.00




 

WOVEN BASKET NECKLACE
Handcrafted necklace with woven basket, cotton embroidery floss over hemp cord. Anna Sheoships, Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indians.
Dimensions: Height 2" x Top perimeter 3" x bottom perimeter 3 1/2"
Necklace Length 34" of hair pipe bone and glass beads.
Price: $100.00




 

MEDALLION NECKLACE
The floral medallion necklace is made of seed beads and handcrafted by Florenda LeClair, Shoshone Tribe.
It is back with white leather and perimeter is 5" Necklace length is 26" strung of white shell beads and glass with metal beads.
Price: $365.00




 

CHECKBOOK WALLET
This intricately beaded checkbook wallet is extraordinarily designed geometrically of glass seed beads, size 13, charlotte cuts, shown both sides; it has a clasp closure. This checkbook wallet is beadwork at its best, from the intricate design to the color choices to the exquisite detail. Everything about this wallet says quality, luxury and unparalleled design.
Dimension:
Length 4" Width 7" Depth 1"
Price: $1,000.00




 
 

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