Quill Bill Creations

  • Oglala Lakota
  • Sicangu Lakota
  • Beadwork / Quillwork

Bill Mendoza (Oglala and Sicangu Sioux Tribe) is an award-winning creator of high quality Northern Plains quillwork and beadwork. His work has been showcased across the country including, the South Dakota Governor's Biennial Art Exhibition~ "Endless Imaginations" and the Montana Historical Society. Among various awards and recognitions in juried art sho including, 1st in-class”, Native People of the Plains (Native POP) and "Best in Tribal Arts" for the Northern Plains Indian Art Market (NPIAM), his work has been acquired by the Smithsonian - National Museum of American Indian, Red Cloud Heritage Museum, South Dakota State Historical Society, Sinte Gleska University as well as numerous galleries and private collections across the country.

Sample of Work

Fully Quilled Moccasins

Fully Quilled Moccasins

12" x 3.5" x 4"

Beadwork / Quillwork

Half Breed

Half Breed

11" x 4.5" x 11"

Beadwork / Quillwork

Penny Bag

Penny Bag

16" x 9.5" x .5"

Beadwork / Quillwork