She's a Cheyenne girl, preparing for the Call of the Herd dance. I plan on painting a few ceremonial symbols on the skull to carry that theme. She has her skinning knife on her belt and will be ready to follow the hunters once the herd is located. While there is quite a bit of beaded decoration on her dress and more will be added once I start painting her, I added a role of Elk teeth above the strip of
I really like to darker colored cape.
While I had a number of Buffalo skulls aready carved the size of the figure required that I care one more. I carved the arms and hands separate so they would fit naturally around the shape of the horn caps.
While this was a pretty challenging project once it's finished it's going to really look nice. I hope you agree and will look forward to your comments. More photos in the Gallery.