Rebecca Brewer of Cordova, Alaska creates lovely hand-woven hair ornaments of spruce root and yellow cedar bark, accented by hand carved cedar sticks. Her materials are gathered locally and each piece is original. Approximately 4" in diameter.
Ith kil gaa - Haida Weaver | A great resource for weaving from the Haida Artist Ith kil gaa. Learn about natural dyes & plant materials used in weaving. Browse photos of spruce roots being gathered and prepared. Find tips on caring for cedar bark hats and read a detailed "anatomy" about traditional and contemporary Haida hats.
Hat of a high-status woman, probably Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka) (attributed); formerly identified as Haida, 1800-1830, Cedar bark, spruce root, paint, wool cloth, dentalium shell/shells
Northwest Coast Cedar Bark Mat
L. 73"; W. 39 1/2" A good intact Northwest Coast cedar bark mat. It has a thicker edge around the mat with a 3 3/4" border of somewhat darker cedar bark with a repeating "V" design in it between two n
red & yellow cedar bark weaving by ah zut, via Flickr