Handmade Deerskin Drums and Rattles Shamanic tools and services.
We make 16" Frame drums using Red deer Hide. We can Occasonly get Fallow Deer and Reindeer.
We can offer Smaller drums at 9"
Larger at 18"
Oval Sami Drums 15" and 20" Frame
You can have the skin painted. However unless you have a specific design we recommend you see the Beautiful patterns and natural colours of the hide before you decide
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Each Drum comes with it's own beater. These are made from Hazel Willow Ash , Any decent wood with a good Hard pith. Soft leather is used for the head and usually a simple finish . We do have some more elaborate beaters with decoration of feathers bone or beading see below. Rattles and beaters can be made to order. Either as a Rattle or combined Beater Plus rattle
If you wish to discuss any items featured within the site We can be contacted.
By Phone . on 01332 880984
By E-Mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
By post to
3 Fairview Grange,
WE HAVE MANY NEW DRUMS FOR SALE . PLUS A NEW STYLE OF SAMI OVAL DRUMS AVALABLE , PAITNED OR UNPAINTED
Sami style Drum
Normaly made from ReinDeer, can be Red deer
The skin is sown onto the Frame . The excess hide is gather up on the back, Decorated with beads and /Or ribbon
can be Painted in the traditionol manner or as you desire
See Drum below
Frame Drum, Sweat Lodge or Lakota style
Made without the Metal support
The lacing binded to form the handle
Sami Stle .with tradtiomal symbols
Each Figure represents aspcts of Sami cuture from Gods , Animals, to the Wilderness, Hunting and many other aspectd including 3 world views.
NEW DRUMS AND RATTLES
Made traditionlt with Red Deer skin
The hide is attached to the Metal Frame ,This aids Strenghten the Drum and helps keep it's tone better.
Normaly finshed with a Bridgets cross handle as above But we can add any style you like.