An oldie! This is a Yoruba/Gelede costume. Couldn’t find out too much info on it at the museum, but here’s a bit from wikipedia: “Gelede celebrates “Mothers” (awon iya wa), a group that includes female ancestors and deities as well as the elderly women of the community, and the power and spiritual capacity these women have in society.”
Uhhh, it’s only day two of this ‘Daily Draw February’ challenge, and I’m already finding it necessary to update with low quality photos of sub-par sketches that I wouldn’t normally show to teh innernet. :| Anyway, here’s some kind of Leonora Carrington/Tove Jansson inspired creep.
Hello lovely followers ! Sooo recently we have been attributed the ship name Kora XD and now someone suggested we find YOU a name. Yup, a cute little name for you, our followers… So in this post we would like to ask you if you have any suggestions for what you would like to be called as our follower XD we will choose the name we like the most <3