Oral history interview with Lorene Drywater
TitleOral history interview with Lorene Drywater
DescriptionLorene Drywater has been making buffalo grass dolls for many years. She talks about her childhood and learning to make these dolls. She describes the materials needed and some of the techniques she uses. She mentions why she first starting making them and discusses some of the experiences she has had because of this art. She also comments on how her daughter will continue to make the dolls after she can no longer make them herself.
InterviewerLittle Thunder, Julie Pearson
KeywordOklahoma Native Artists; Buffalo grass dolls; Cherokee heritage; Creative process
SubjectIndians of North America; Artists; Interviews; Indian dolls; Indians of North America--Material culture; Dollmaking
SpatialTahlequah, Oklahoma; Vian, Oklahoma; Webbers Falls, Oklahoma
Citation of materialOklahoma Oral History Research Program-Oklahoma State University