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The Chilkat Dancing Blanket

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Published by University of Oklahoma Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dance,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Dance - General,
  • Performing Arts/Dance

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsSara Porter (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages234
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7939573M
    ISBN 100806122994
    ISBN 109780806122991

    Making Circles: The Chilkat Dancing Blanket features an original Anislaga Chilkat Blanket, and the hands of Donna Cranmer (Kwakwaka’wakw), Master Weaver and Anislaga descendent. This particular style of weaving is passed on through generations and is the only known example of perfect circles being created in this format.


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The Chilkat Dancing Blanket By Cheryl Samuel "Cheryl Samuel unravels the mysteries of the Chilkat weavers by thorough research of surviving masterpieces in museums around the world, then reweaves a very readable and well-illustrated account enriched with the legends of the people and rituals of the essential book for both weaving enthusiasts and admirers of Northwest Coast /5.

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Get this from a library. The Chilkat dancing blanket. [Cheryl Samuel] -- Describes the origin of the Chilkat or Dancing blanket and provides detailed information on materials, spinning, dyeing and weaving techniques.

Well illustrated. Get this from a library. The Chilkat dancing blanket. [Cheryl Samuel] -- The Chilkat Dancing Blanket is the life story of a magnificent woven robe which graced the shoulders of Indian nobility from The Chilkat Dancing Blanket book, Alaska to Vancouver Island, British Columbia.

From the legendary. Photographs of Dancing Blankets from many museum collections and of weavings in progress are knitted together with beautiful drawings in order to illustrate this complicated process. The Chilkat Dancing Blanket interweaves The Chilkat Dancing Blanket book, history, and technique and is presented in honor of the women who created this exquisite art form.

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The Chilkat Dancing Blanket is the life story of a magnificent woven robe which graced the shoulders of Indian nobility from Yakutat, Alaska to Vancouver Island, British the legendary origins of this weaving, the story unfolds to tell of the women who wove it, of the source and inspiration for the designs which adorn it, and of the pride and esteem in which it was held by the.

This was the first Chilkat Dancing Blanket. Cheryl Samuel ORIGIN MyTH OF THE CHILKAT BLANKET. 65” wide From the collection of Nancy Badovinus. 62” wide From a private collection. 19th Century 64” wide From the collection of KR Martindale Provenance: Estate of Donald Size: 1MB.

The Chilkat Dancing Blanket is a book for both weaving enthusiasts and admirers of Northwest Coast Indian art.

The most complete analysis and detailed description of a single type example of tribal technology. SC pages, x11 inches ISBN:   The Chilkat Dancing Blanket is the life story of a magnificent woven robe which graced the shoulders of Indian nobility from Yakutat, Alaska to Vancouver Island, British the legendary origins of this weaving, the story unfolds to tell of the women who wove it, of the source and inspiration for the designs which adorn it, and of the pride and esteem in which it was held by the Brand: University of Oklahoma Press.

Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or stickers. The dust jacket is missing.

At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. The Chilkat Dancing Blanket by Cheryl Samuel A. Chilkat weaving is a traditional form of weaving practiced by Tlingit, Haida, Tsimshian, and other Northwest Coast peoples of Alaska and British Columbia.

Chilkat blankets are worn by high-ranking tribal members on civic or ceremonial occasions, including dances. The Chilkat dancing blanket. [Cheryl Samuel] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search.

Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: or Search WorldCat. Find items in libraries near you. The Chilkat Dancing Blanket Paperback – Sept. 15 by Cheryl Samuel (Author) out of 5 stars 11 ratings.

See all 9 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" CDN$ 1, CDN$ CDN$ /5(11). Chilkat Blanket. The Chilkat blanket, associated with the Chilkat (a northern band of Tlingit), was traded along the Northwest blanket was made of mountain goat wool spun over a core of cedar-bark men hunted the goat, constructed the frame on which the weaving was done and painted the design board from which the women, who did the weaving, took the design.

Finding this thread interesting, I just got out my copy of "Chilkat Dancing Blanket" by Cheryl Samuels - it answers the above questions with even a cursory read. The book is still available as a $ paperback from U of OK press as well as libraries.

Breakdown of the diving whale design from The Chilkat Dancing Blanket by Cheryl Samuel. Formlines The patterns chosen for these weavings are very purposeful and designate central space on the blanket for depictions of highly stylized and geometric patterns.

Tlingit Chilkat Shaman's Dance Apron (Blanket Waist Robe), c. third quarter century, tightly woven of cedar bark and mountain goat wool mounted on a hide foundation Tlingit Chilkat Shaman's Dance Apron (Blanket Waist Robe), c. third quarter 19th century, tightly woven of cedar bark and mountain goat wool mounted on a hide foundation See more.

Format: Hardcover. The Chilkat Dancing Blanket By Cheryl Samuel. Buy The Chilkat Dancing Blanket New edition by Cheryl Samuel, Sara Porter, Bill Holm (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(1). Cheryl Samuel is the author of The Chilkat Dancing Blanket ( avg rating, 8 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), Pike Place Market ( avg rating, 2 /5(12). Description of Chilkat Blanket Weaving of the Tlingit Indians of Alaska.

According to Cheryl Samuel in her book The Chilkat Dancing Blanket, the Tlingit name for this type of garment is Nakheen and was interpreted by George T. Emmons, ethnographic photographer and U.S. Navy Lieutenant, in his monograph The Chilkat Blanket, as “the fringe about the body.”.

- Explore loomdancer's board "Ravenstail and Chilkat Weaving", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Weaving, Native art and Tlingit pins. The Chilkat Dancing Blanket (Book): Samuel, Cheryl. All JCLS locations are closed until further notice due to the Coronavirus pandemic.

The Chilkat blanket belonged to a Seattle-based collector, named Bruce Jacobsen. He purchased this Chilkat in the s from a local dealer.

Inthe story goes, Jacobsen’s daughter convinced her father to give the textile to the Tlingit people. To produce this book, Cheryl Samuel travelled to Leningrad, Copenhagen,and London to examine the six robes in Europe. She also studied therobes housed in museums in Canada and the United States.

Inshereconstructed Chief Kotlean's robe, using information she hadgathered from her study of the actual robes and Tikhanov'spaintings. In the process, she resurrected an old weaving style 5/5(1). The Chilkat Dancers.

It was in a time before time, when animals were men and all wore their skin as great blankets. The first blanket was woven by the daughter of a great chief, the beautiful wife of Gonaqadet the benevolent sea the wool of the agile mountain goat she created a magnificent ceremonial robe into which she wove the story of their meeting and courtship.

Buy The Chilkat Dancing Blanket by Cheryl Samuel from Waterstones today. Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £Author: Cheryl Samuel. 18 Feb - Explore talyarochester's board "Tlingit blankets" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Tlingit, Native art and First nations pins.

Drumming, dancing and telling stories over an afternoon, representatives from three Southeast Alaska tribes celebrated the return of their plus-year-old Chilkat blanket.

Tlingit, Haida and. Sara Porter is the author of The Responsive Body ( avg rating, 3 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), Feng Shui ( avg rating, 3 ratings, 0 review /5(13). Chilkat Indians in dancing costumes, Alaska / Winter & Pond, photographers, Juneau, Alaska.

Summary Seven Chilkat Indian men and boys posed, standing, full length, in native dress. Contributor Names Winter & Pond, photographer. This original painting / drawing depicts Native American male figures wearing a Chilkat dance blanket.

Signed lower right and dated 83 (). The image measures 24" x ". Framed measurement 32" x ". Sara Porter was the illustrator for the book "The Chilkat Dancing Blanket" by Cheryl Samuel, with forward by Bill Holm.

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A Chilkat robe that was for ebook on eBay has returned to Southeast Alaska. The robe traveled all the way from Texas, where it was almost sold to the highest bidder.

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