Thursday, April 7, 2011

Hopi Indian

Kaya was a Hopi. 

She and other girls in the tribe wore their hair in this 'fancy do' as a signal of their eligibility of courtship.   
(It kind of reminds me of Princess Leia.....)  :)

*SOLD* (thank you)
"Kaya" 
14x16 mixed media on canvas board 
happy day!

2 comments:

Msartist said...

This is beautiful, the colors & layers. Nice work! Theresa

peggy aplSEEDS said...

lovely painting!