tank with embroidery and cinched neckline #maurices
Large pumpkin gourd that I painted with Rosemary West in Harlingen, Texas.
Africa | Currency object from the Yoruba people of Nigeria. | Gourd, coins, leather and natural fiber
Africa | Calabash (gourd) vessel from Cameroon or Nigeria | Gourd, twine, raffia and cowrie shells
A bird mask, wood carved with abalone inlay and black and red pigment. Collection: The National Museum of the American Indian - New York via Tommy Joseph FB
antler and pine needle gourd art | Pine needle weaving. One of my favorite things and the final touch to ...
Kenia - tribes and wildlife | Cultural performance of the Pokot people. The Pokot people are categorized under the larger Kalenjin tribes grouping of Kenyan Nilotic speakers because they have oral traditions of a similar origin. They speak the Pokot language. The Pokot people live in the Baringo and Western Pokot districts of Kenya and also in the Eastern Karamoja region of Uganda. The Pokots are dived into two main sub-groups depending of their location and way of life. The two groups…
In Norway all brides wore some kind of special headdress. In the south and east of the country it was usually made of cloth or other material, smothered with ribbons, beads and silver appliqués. Bridal crowns were mainly used in the west of Norway. These crowns are full of symbolic values. The crown itself recalls the crown of the Virgin, and represents purity or virginity.