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Kachina Dolls

Peter M. Spizzirri

Kachina Dolls

An Educational Coloring Book

by Peter M. Spizzirri

  • 181 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Spizzirri Publishing Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Fiction,
  • Children"s 9-12,
  • Children: Grades 2-3

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9456309M
    ISBN 100865450463
    ISBN 109780865450462
    OCLC/WorldCa10242157

    Katsina dolls, or kachina dolls as many people know them, are representations of the Katsina spirits. The carved figures are given as ceremonial gifts to young girls by the Katsinam. Each gift represents a prayer wish for good health, growth and fertility. The figures are .


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The late Dr. Harold S. Colton identified different kinds of kachina dolls, and in this book he describes the meaning, the making, and the principal features of all of them.

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Hardcover. This little book is a precious glimpse into Hopi religious life. From the very beginning, the reader is indoctrinated into the difference between kachina and katsina dolls and is educated about the important role katsina dolls played in every day Hopi life/5(6).

Browse through our various Native American Katsina and Kachina Dolls collections that are expertly crafted by Native American artists. Visit us at the Kachina House showroom in Sedona, Arizona or call us at. Antique Hopi Katsinam. Hopi Full Figure Katsinam. Kachina dolls are traditionally carved from the roots of cottonwood trees which once were abundant on and near the Hopi lands.

The Hopi word for cottonwood root is paako, which means water wood, and the cotton-wood root's ability to seek and find abundant water mirrors the ability of the katsinam to do the same for the Hopi people.

Kachina Doll. Meaning. Perfect For. 1 st Mesa. Passage to other Mesas. Travelers. Antelope. Bringer of Rain. In-home display. Apache Dancer. Also known as “Mountain God”, protects the Apache tribe in war, often used in coming-of-age ceremonies for girls. Very Fine Native American Hopi "White Bear" Kachina Doll By Philman Harvey.

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$ shipping. Ending Feb 23 at PM PST. New Listing HOPI POLIK MANAS DOUBLE DOLL KACHINA BY. The book beautifully illustrates contemporary Kachina dolls from the American Southwest. Contains over color photographs of the twenty- five artists who are featured in this book.

Book and BroDart protected jacket are without faults. Kachina dolls history begins with the Hopi people, who were first to create Kachina dolls, as a way to teach children about Kachinas. During the season when the Kachinas visit the visible world, Hopi men dress in Kachina costumes to perform dances and ceremonies, in order to.

Kachina Maiden – Called Kachin’ Mana, she appears more often than other “female” kachinas, offering a prayer for corn. Also called Blue Corn Maiden and Yellow corn Maiden. Kobictaiya Kachina – These are the powerful spirit beings similar to kachinas.

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Kachina dolls are carved from cottonwood by Hopi artists in Arizona to represent the many spirits of their religion. Old examples are preserved at the Heard Museum in Phoenix and most of the important Indian museums nationally/5.

Hopi katsina figures (Hopi language: tithu or katsintithu), also known as kachina dolls, are figures carved, typically from cottonwood root, by Hopi people to instruct young girls and new brides about katsinas or katsinam, the immortal beings that bring rain, control other aspects of the natural world and society, and act as messengers between humans and the spirit world.

Kachina Dolls book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Much has been written about the popular kachina dolls carved by the Hopi Ind /5(6). A Hopi Indian will tell you that a kachina is a supernatural being who is impersonated by a man wearing a mask.

Small wooden dolls carved in the likenesses of the various kachinas are used to help teach Hopi children the tribal religion and traditions/5.

Hopi Kachinas. The Complete Guide To Collecting Kachina Dolls. by Barton Wright and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Recently updated, Hopi Kachinas: The Complete Guide to Collecting Kachina Dolls continues to be the best-selling book for identifying and collecting Kachinas.

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The dolls are traditionally carved by the child’s uncle using the root of a cottonwood tree and specialized colors of paint that help identify each Katsina. Kachina House is known for its huge inventory of magnificent, handmade Hopi Katsina and Navajo Kachina dolls for sale in the contemporary Sculpture, Full Figure and the Hopi Old Style.

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Watch. Buffalo Dancer Kachina Doll Hand Carved by Hopi Milton Howard. $1, Kachina dolls are figures made by Native American, mainly western Pueblo (including Hopi, Zuni, Tewa Village, Acoma Pueblo and Laguna Pueblo).

They are made from cottonwood root as a teaching tool to represent children not only men kind but spiritual and natural elements of life in Hopi religion. Kachinas are difficult to classify because different Hopi pueblos have different ideas about their appearance and their functions.

The late Dr. Harold S. Colton identified different kinds of kachina dolls, and in this book he describes the meaning, Brand: University of New Mexico Press. Rare and Remarkable Katsina - Kachina Dolls. Febru until J Katsina dolls-colorful, elaborately decorated cottonwood carvings of Native American spirit beings-are more than beautiful works of art.

They are educational tools created to teach young Hopi Indian women about their religion. By studying and collecting. The dolls are individually hand-crafted and painted.

Only the highest quality materials are used including real deer skin leather, rabbit furs, turkey and pheasant feathers, and paints. Each kachina is signed and numbered for authenticity.

If you're shopping for someone. Kachina Dolls are gifts given in hope of future abundance and health, as well as tools for education. The Kachina Dolls of today's art market are a bridge not only between the spiritual world and mortals but also between Hopis and non-Hopis.

Each year Kachinas come, they. Hopi Indian Kachina dolls. Oscar T. Branson Buy from $ Hopi Indian Kachina Dolls. Connie Asch (Illustrator), Oscar T Branson Buy from $ Hopi Kachina Spirit of Life.

Dorothy K Washburn (Editor) Buy from $ Dolls of the Indians, Elsie V Hanauer Buy from $ Patterns and Sources of Zuni Mary Morgan, Barton Wright Buy from $ Frank Waters also wrote about Saquasohuh, the Blue Star Kachina in The Book of the Hopi, The story came from Grandfather Dan, Oldest Hopi "It was told to me that first the Blue Kachina would start to be seen at the dances, and would make his appearance known to the children in.

The first kachina doll was collected from the Hopi in by Dr. Palmer, a U.S. Army surgeon. Afterwards more dolls were picked up by travelers and the first photographs were taken in the 19th century. These early dolls were simple in style, with slightly detailed masks and simplified bodies.

Some of the fancy Navajo Kachinas that we have available here at Kachina House are adorned with feathers and draped with beadwork and come in a variety of colors. Ultimately the purpose of the Navajo Kachina dolls is a creative source of income for the Navajo people.

The art of carving kachina dolls has evolved from the old-style blocklike figures into today's highly detailed, all-wood dolls with realistic form and action. Traditional, or Old-Style, Kachina Dolls were simple carvings given to Hopi children to teach them about their culture and the Kachinas that would be visiting during the upcoming ceremony.

Much has been written about the popular kachina dolls carved by the Hopi Indians of northern Arizona, but little has been revealed about the artistry behind them. Now Helga Teiwes describes the development of this art form from early traditional styles to the action-style kachina dolls made popular in galleries throughout the world, and on to.

The Kachina Dolls of the Navajo tribe are part of tradition within the culture of the Navajo people. The Navajo Kachina has served many purposes, most prominently as a craft reflecting Navajo culture that was used in trade.

Spotting a Navajo-made Kachina is easy, as. The demon kachina dancers are grotesque in appearance and the gift-bearing kachina dancers represent benign and present children with carved dolls.

Why did some Hopi oppose selling kachinas to outsiders. Buy The Kachina Doll Book by Publishing Company Fun (Creator) online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 2 editions - starting at $ Shop now. A better book for collectors is Barton Wright's Hopi Kachinas: The Complete Guide to Collecting Kachina Dolls (Northland Pr., ).

Wright's book covers general collecting advice, ignored by Branson, with the needed color photos. This is not recommended Karen Ellis, Victoria P.L., Tex. Library Journal - Library JournalPages: COVID Resources.

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In Frank Waters's writings on Hopi mythology, the Blue Star Kachina or Saquasohuh, is a kachina or spirit, that will signify the coming of the beginning of the new world by appearing in the form of a blue star. The Blue Star Kachina is said to be the ninth and final sign before the "Day of Purification", described as a apocalypse or a "world engulfing cataclysm" that will lead to the.

Kachinas and Kachina Dolls- Their Meaning to the Tribes Corn Maiden Kachina Doll Corn woman or maiden who is a figure in many stories.

She may appear as a kachina mana, that is, a female kachina. At Cochiti, for example, Yellow Woman kachina wears a green mask and has her hair done in butterfly whorls on the sides of her head. hopi kachinas the complete guide to collecting kachina dolls by barton wright "To the Hopi, kachinas are the spirit essence of everything in the real world.

In this highly readable and informative book you"ll find a comprehensive guide to Hopi kachina dolls, including buying tips.

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A selection of Kachina Dolls by Pueblo Indian artists that will knock your socks off! Each individually hand carved and painted with only the highest quality materials are used such as; real deerskin leather, rabbit furs.