Plains Indian Knife Sheaths Book
Alex Koslov - This is a great how-to manual on making knife sheaths in the styles of the Sioux, Cheyenne, Crow, Blackfeet and others. The author, a highly-skilled craftsman, shares his many years' experience with step-by-step instructions for constructing museum-quality sheaths. Plentiful illustrations show typical sheath shapes, beadwork layout patterns, methods of wearing and attachment, decorative materials and techniques, and simple tips for finishing touches. The book addresses all the tools, supplies and materials necessary for making the beautiful sheaths in the book, many of which were done by the author. 64 pages includes: over 50 color photos of over 100 knife sheaths, more than 20 historic photos and approximately 100 detailed illustrations. SC.