Africa, her art, and peoples began to intrigue me around the same time I took my first art class in my twenties. I spent two years studying her different tribes and art, taking African dance and banging on my djembe. I always did and do, to this day, believe it is all about a past life experience and it greatly influenced my work.
ORISHNA. THE GUARDIAN IV
36" X 48" X 4.5"
3D Mixed Media Mask using feathers, turtle sheddings, nails, porcupine quills, bone, thorns, tooth and beads