Native American Style *
The art of the Indians of the
Americas present an enormous amount of variety. FolkArt.com™
is constantly seeking more and more sources of this
wonderful art. The artists represented here offer an
Native Eagle Spirit by Russ
Native Eagle Spirit by Russ Kruse
For 20 years, inspired by his Cherokee heritage, Russ
Kruse's passion for reproduction of Native American
artifacts has continued to grow. His expertise in flint
napping, carving, bead work, hand-painting eagle
feathers, leather work, scrimshaw, and relief carving on
bone and wood have allowed Russ Kruse to make these
masterfully crafted, unique, southwest art pieces.
Through his carvings, he reflects the inner spirits of
himself, "So they may see what I see". People all over
the world have bought his art. If you have been in the
San Antonio area in the past 20 years and have bought
Native American artifacts, you may already own a Russ
* Meaning of "Indian Art"
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created and maintained by the U.S. Department of the Interior, Indian Arts
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*NOTE: In the United States the term "Indian Art"
has a specific meaning in the law. The Indian Arts and Craft Act of 1990,
Public Law 101-644, is a truth-in-advertising law that prohibits
misrepresentation in marketing of Indian arts and crafts products within the
United States. It is illegal of offer or display for sale, or sell any art
or craft product in a manner that falsely suggests it is Indian produced, an
Indian product, or the product of a particular Indian or Indian tribe or
Indian arts and crafts organization, resident within the United States.
None of the arts or crafts on this web page (or
its direct links) is "Indian Art", as defined by P.L. 101-644, unless it is
so labeled in BOLD letters.