Featherwork is the working of feathers into a work of art or cultural artifact. This
was especially elaborate among the peoples of Oceania and the Americas, such
Explore the distinctive art, culture, and history of Hawai'i with the first exhibition of
Hawaiian featherwork on the U.S. mainland, developed in partnership with the ...
Maya Inca Aztec Featherwork. Feathers were an important aspect of the Maya,
Inca, and Aztec cultures. They were so valued that they were used as currency.
Learn more about featherwork of the aztecs in the Boundless open textbook.
Featherwork, or the working of feathers into clothing and artifacts, was an
Painstakingly handcrafted using plant fiber and innumerable valuable feathers
from birds of the islands, works of Nā Hulu Aliʻi, or royal feathers, provided ...
Aug 20, 2015 ... A Hawaiian cape of feathers and fiber, made before 1861. A show of royal
Hawaiian featherwork is coming to San Francisco. Credit Bernice ...
Aug 26, 2015 ... The project team for “Royal Hawaiian Featherwork” included two ornithologists
enlisted to identify species, and specimens of the birds have ...
Apr 7, 2014 ... Something to wrap…feather quill, dowel rod, etc. Thread… ... Wooden dowel
rods/bamboo skewers…don't really need prep work. If you have ...
ADDITIONAL NOTES. ON. HAWAIIAN FEATHER WORK. BY WILLIAM T.
BRIGHAM, A.M.. Memoirs of the Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum. Vol. I. — No. 5.
The first exhibition of Hawaiian featherwork on the U.S. mainland, developed in
partnership with the Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum, Honolulu, this exhibition ...