Beaded Necklace - Okama - North Nations
The art of beading takes place along the Colombia territory and is a custom art expression that captures the imagery of the shamanic journeys of each tribe. The "painting" with beads or "Walkas" portraits geometrical forms, human & animal figures and themes of nature such as flowers, clouds, water, etc...
Protection & Guiding forces are attributed to the medicine jewelry making it particularly useful for energy grounding and acting as an amulet for the wearer. It is said each piece "speaks" to the person meaning the colors and patterns selected have the purpose of aiding one's journey.
Width: 2in / 5cm aprox
Diameter: 7in / 18cm aprox
Weight: 33gr aprox; per unit
Hand crafted product. Measurements may vary*