Oral history interview with Les Berryhill
TitleOral history interview with Les Berryhill
DescriptionLes Berryhill, a basketball coach turned artist, talks about how he finally decided to pursue art and his early life experiences that influenced him. He describes the different types of beadwork that he does and its various forms. Berryhill explains his creative process and how he chooses his materials. He mentions some people who he has worked with in the art community that have been very helpful to him. He also talks about some of his future projects.
InterviewerLittle Thunder, Julie Pearson
KeywordOklahoma Native Artists; Bead painting; Creative process; Euchee heritage
SubjectIndians of North America; Artists; Interviews; Indian beadwork; Beadwork--Technique
SpatialColgate, Oklahoma; Edmond, Oklahoma; Santa Fe, New Mexico
Citation of materialOklahoma Oral History Research Program-Oklahoma State University