Many hours of sewing went into making this piece. Size 10 seed beads and the Phoenix is a patch.
Beaded lanyards is 11” long on each side, not including the buckskin ties, DOES NOT UNTIE
The phoenix has a lot of meaning to my Cherokee people. The rising from the ashes represents the return of our ways. The first newspaper to be written and read by indigenous people to Turtle island (That is still published today) Is called “The Cherokee Phoenix”