Tag: Dreamcatchers

Children, Issue 12 |
October 02, 2016


Dreamcatchers have always been used as charms by Native Americans. They are hung above the bed, to protect sleeping children from nightmares and instead give them good dreams. The design is based on a willow hoop, on which is woven or attached a loose net or web. Dreamcatchers are then decorated with sacred items such as feathers and beads. To make a dreamcatcher is a very meditative activity, due to the round shape, and the choice of colours, beads and feathers. Here is a list of MATERIALS you can use: Willow twigs......

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