Feather Bundles


Beautiful and powerful Feather Bundles can be used in talking/sharing circles for healing and restorative justice as well as for burning medicines (smudge/prayer).
A simple bundle is all you need to move the smoke of your medicines around yourself or your environment. Be careful to understand the medicines of the bird (hawk, owl, heron, ground birds) before ordering.
Feathers are not owned but retain the spirit of the bird – therefore, they are not ours to sell but only to give.  The cost is for the labour and materials (hide, beads, etc.). Material colours will vary depending on availability and your Feather Keeper will custom make your bundle for you. No bundle is ever identical – images are samples and variations. Detailed information can be found at the bottom of this page.

  • Community/Equality
  • Land/Family
  • Protection/Connection
  • Black
  • Brown
  • White or Off White
  • Rich Purple
  • Deep Red
  • Earthy Green
  • Sage (small) $45
  • Cedar (medium) $95
  • Tobacco (large) $125


Your Feather Keeper is Dawn Setford (Mary Francis) Iehstóseranon:ha (She keeps the feathers). She is Kanien’kehá:ka (Mohawk), Wakhskare:wake (Bear Clan) whose familial territory is St.Regis/Akwesasne.

The feathers come to Dawn through her ancestors, conscientious hunters, donors and wildlife rehabs.

Feathers are not owned but retain the spirit of the bird – therefore, they are not ours to sell but only to give. The bird will determine where their feathers will reside. Dawn’s only job is to ‘dress’ the feathers – that is, to wrap them, bead them, bundle them so that your medicines can be carried by you and admired by you. Dawn does not sell feathers – she is only the keeper of feathers. You cannot order Eagle feathers as they are only to be gifted to those that are ready for the knowledge and those that carry the knowledge. When you are ready for an Eagle feather, one will come to you naturally.

Dawn is the founder of the Indigenous Arts Collective of Canada and owner at Pass The Feather.

On her personal website (Pass The Feather.), you can find all the information you need about:

  • the medicines that birds carry
  • how feathers can be used and what they bring to our lives
  • the practice of restorative justice and sharing circles
  • the spirituality behind burning medicines (smudge)
  • the materials and history of ‘smudge kits’
  • Dawn’s full biography
  • feather bundle workshop information and booking

Before ordering your bundle, be careful to study the medicines that you need/want to carry as this is the most important part about keeping your bundle.

Your bundle may take 1-4 weeks to arrive – each is custom made for you. Bundles cannot be shipped outside of Canada.

Visit Dawn’s website here: https://passthefeather.ca

Additional information

Weight 1 lbs
Dimensions 24 × 6 × 6 in
Bird Medicine

Community/Equality, Land/Family, Protection/Connection, Guidance/Prayer

Hide Colour

Black, Brown, White or Off White, Rich Purple, Deep Red, Earthy Green

Bundle Size

Sage (small) $45, Cedar (medium) $95, Tobacco (large) $125

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