Leather Craft Instructional Videos & Leather Craft DVD's,
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A place where you can meet leather crafters, discuss leather crafts, post events, and more.

The Leathercraft Guild is a leather guild designed for leathercrafters
and others who are interested in beautiful leatherwork
and the art of leather craft.

Visit The Leathercraft Guild website at www.theleathercraftguild.com

WE SHIP NATIONWIDE
No matter how near or far, We ship anywhere in the US.
Please do not hesitate to e-mail or call in your order and have us ship the items to you.

We are authorized distributors for many different suppliers

Items listed on the website are items we can get from these suppliers and
may not be stocked in our store at all times

LCSJ-1100   The Leather Crafters & Saddlers Journal

This is the only magazine of its kind in the world!  This magazine contains projects, patterns and ideas 
all in line with your interest in leatherwork.  The range of this magazine is from novice to professional leather-worker.

21st Century Leathercraft Videos and DVDs

CHAPTER I: 
TRADITIONAL WESTERN 
LEATHER CARVING VIDEO - DVD
GH0001-01 DVD


A brief history of traditional western leather carving  and the basics of all leather carving techniques. A must for everyone interested in leathercraft
60 minutes 

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CHAPTER II: 
CARVING OAK LEAVES 
GH0002-01 DVD
Exploring the variations and versatility of carving oak leaves, and acorns. 
53 minutes 

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CHAPTER III: 
CARVING ROSES 
GH0003-01 DVD
Two methods of carving roses, 
both the american beauty rose and the wild rose 
plus their leaves and backgrounds. 
60 minutes 

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CHAPTER IV: 
BASKETWEAVING 
AND GEOMETRIC STAMPING
GH0004-01 DVD 
Layout and stamp tips with basketweaving tools.  Basketweaving and Geometric Stamping, 
53 minutes 

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CHAPTER V: 
DYEING AND FINISHING DVD
GH0005-01 DVD
The encyclopedia of dyeing and finishing techniques for carved and tooled leather. 
For the leathercrafter who is ready to add finishing touches to their leathercraft project
115 minutes 

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CHAPTER VI: 
INTRODUCTIONS TO FIGURE CARVING 
GH0006-01 DVD
Introduction to figure carving; carve and tool a horse, deer, and bear head. 
75 minutes 

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CHAPTER IX: 
FIGURE EMBOSSING 
GH0009-01 DVD
Learn how to emboss figures for real 3-D leather projects. Includes sculptured leather, plugs and other techniques on a horse head,
cougar head and large mouth bass. 
59 minutes 

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CHAPTER X: 
COLORING FIGURES 
GH0010-01 DVD
How to add realistic, colorful details to your figure carving using spirit dyes, acrylics and finishes. 
59 minutes 

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Native American Craft Videos
Beading, Mountain Man, Native, Pow Wow

How to Make Moccasins
An excellent Video for anyone interested in making  an authentic pair of mocs. Very well presented with 
great close-ups of important steps. You will be guided step-by-step through each stage of construction. Includes special emphasis on various 
tribal styles and different techniques.    VHS     4080-002-033

Plains Indian Warbonnet
History and construction
Explore the history and significance of the war Bonnet.  Contains step-by-step teaching on how to 
make an authentic war bonnet, featuring detailed pictures and instructions which show how to select and prepare necessary materials. 
50 min.  VHS     4080-002-036 

Jingle Dress

This exciting video series continues 
with Jingle Dress  featuring competition, straight and slide step,  beautiful outfit closeups, rolling jingle cones,  and history and evolution of the dance. 
Shot in digital video on location 
at northern powwows. 
30 minute VHS       4080-002-041

Pow Wow Time Volume 1
Experience the Native American Culture 
as it comes alive in an exciting gathering of 
Champion Dancers and Singers from across U.S. 
and Canada, Features Grand Entry, Ladies Jingle, 
Intertribals, Men"s Grass, 
Hand Drum Songs, Ladies Fancy Shawl, 
Drum Competition, Ladies and Men"s Traditional, 
Tiny Tots and More          90 min. VHS 
4080-001-011
How to Dance Native American Style
Where most dance videos show  various styles of dance  and are geared toward the 
more experienced dancers,  this video is designed for beginners or  youngsters just starting to dance. 
Teaches the parts of the war dance song, as well as how to dance "on the song"
Also shows the basic war dance steps  for men and women,  with special slow motion  and stop action sequences,  which make learning easy. 30 min. 
4080-002-029

Native American Men's And Women's Dance Styles
Learn about some of the most  popular dances being done today 
Volume one
contains Men's Straight Dance,  Men's Northern Traditional,  (including Crow Hop and 
Sneak Up Styles),  Men's Grass Dance, Men's Fancy Dance,  Women's Buckskin Dress, 
Women's Jingle Dress  (with Slide Step), and Ladies Fancy Dance. 
Volume 2 
contains 60 minutes of exciting Pow Wow  dancing taped at the Crow Fair,  Denver March Pow Wow, 
and others across Oklahoma.  Includes Hoop, Gourd, Crow,  Men's and Women's Traditional,
Team dancing and More    60min. VHS or DVD 

Volume 1 4080-002-027            Volume 2 4080-002-028            Vol 1 & 2 DVD 4085-002-027

How to Trace 
Your Native American Heritage
Discover your Native American Heritage? 
learn how to obtain a CDIB card 
and your tribal membership, 
how and where to research the Dawes Rolls, 
Internet sites, and the benefits offered through 
official Native American Status. 
VHS      4080-004-001
DVD     4085-004-001

Within The Circle
Songs of internationally known 
singing groups like 
Ironwood Singers, 
Fly In Eagle, Pipestone Creek, 
Blacklodge and others. 
Also Interviews of highly respected 
Singers and Dancers. 
Fully narrated by Ford Ashley. 
Running Time 60 minutes      VHS Tape. 

4080-001-020

Fancy Dance Vol 1
Native American VHS Dance Series
Born in the Southern Plains, 
the Fancy Dance?s color, 
power and excitement have 
become the highlight of the 
modern powwow. 
This video takes you into the circle to 
see champion dancers and their outfits., 
See what to wear and how to wear it. 
Listen as tribal elders tell the history 
of this popular dance style. 
Meet the champions who d
ance and the singers 
who create the music. 
30 minutes 
4080-002-034

Kiowa Cradleboard Maker
For hundreds of years, 
Indian people of many tribes 
have celebrated and honored the 
birth of a child 
by creating cradleboards. 
These lavish works link together 
families and generations. 
This video showcases the work of 
Vanessa Jennings, 
a Kiowa beadworker and cradleboard maker, 
and features the role cradleboards play in Kiowa tradition, 
beautiful close-ups of beadwork and cradleboards, 
and Kiowa cradleboards from the 
Gilcrease Museum in Tulsa, Oklahoma. 
30 minutes    4080-002-040

How to Bead DVD's
An excellent way to learn the most popular styles of beadwork. These instructive videos guide a beginning bead-worker through projects, from buying beading supplies and drawing designs to actually beading and finishing the project. Includes the beading tips from experienced beadworkers as well as instruction on more modern adaptations. Features examples of beaded articles related to video      30 min. 

Vol.1     Loom Beadwork     4080-002-006
Vol. 2    Lazy Stitch              4080-002-007
Vol.3     Peyote Stitch           4080-002-030
Vol.4     Medallions               4080-002-031
Vol. 5     2 Needle Appliqué  4080-002-032


Deerhide to Rawhide
This video offers a step by step guide to 
making deer rawhide. 
From its teachings, you will achieve 
the best possible rawhide 
for your drumheads, shields, moccasin soles, 
western gear, and much more. 
Running time 60 minutes VHS Tape   4080-008-001

Pointy Side Up 
Don Strinz 
Don has most likely set up more tipis than anyone in history and through his step-by-step instructional video you too can learn how one person can set up an 18" tipi. Informative and entertaining, this video
shows you how to mark the tripod, adjust the smoke flaps & more. The methods you see in Pointy Side Up are possibly the easiest way to set up your tipi.
4080-005-001

Native American Healing In The Century
Explore you backyard for healing plants and herbs. 
Learn more from tribal elders 
traditional healing practices. 
Discover the contents of a recently found 
350 year old medicine bag. 
Covers relief for Arthritis, Asthma, 
Skin Conditions and more. 
DVD     4085-004-002

How To Make a
Native American Dance Shawl

As you travel the Pow Wow Circuit, you will always find one item above all that is constant
the dance Shawl. This clothing item has long been a symbol of respect and tradition. This video will take you step-by-step through the making of the dance shawl. You will also see exciting design samples and learn special fringe tying techniques to enhance your shawl. Plus, learn to make ribbonwork strips,
an item that has many applications
outside of the dance shawl.
30 min. 
4080-002-035

Making a Porky Roach
An exceptional source for the authentic construction of the porcupine roach. Areas covered: the building of a tying board, sorting of the porky and deer air, preparation of hair, attachment of hair to base, construction of hand-woven base, plus care and storage of the finished roach. Slow motion and instant replay of key points enable the viewer to construct a fine porky roach.
30 min.

4080-001-017

Into The Circle
An exciting video from the producers of the Native American Master Series. See first hand the preparation and pageantry that is the Powwow circuit. Also see how the proud American Indian heritage is being preserved through dance and song. Top quality production. 
2 hr Extended DVD 4085-002-005

Deerskins into Buckskins
From the author of the most comprehensive book on wet- scrape brain-tanning comes the finest video
we've seen on the subject. Not only is it entertaining, you get the full story in a step-by-step guide showing up-close details and simple, explicit instructions on how you can tan your own hides, creating beautiful, soft buckskin. Covers tools & techniques, supplies, variations, the smoking process as well as many great hints and tips in simple, easy-to-follow video instructions.
Highly recommended for both beginners and experienced tanners!
DVD     4085-010-001

The World Of American Indian Dance
The beauty, artistry, athleticism, and competition of Native American dance are illustrated in The World of Native American Indian Dance. This one hour documentary highlights the many dance styles incorporated into the culture from various Native American tribes and nations. 
DVD     4085-002-049


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Leather Craft Instructional Videos & Leather Craft DVD's,
Native American Craft Videos

Standing Bear's Trading Post Leathercraft and Native American Craft Supplies
Email Us
|
Search our Site| Driving Directions -  Map | Custom Leather  | The Leathercraft Guild   |   Price - Ordering  Info
7624 Tampa Ave. Reseda, Ca. 91335     818 342-9120   HOURS:  Mon. Thru Sat. 10am - 6pm (1PM - 9PM Eastern Time)


  21st Century Leathercraft Videos - DVD's | Leather Craft Videos and DVD's 2 - Resource Library   |  
Native American Craft Videos  |  The Leather Crafters & Saddlers Journal    |   Classes offered at Standing Bears

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