art & australian indigenous simple and stunning - it's just color, value, and size that create the differences here. so much movement and depth! www.susansinger.com

art & australian indigenous simple and stunning - it's just color, value, and size that create the differences here. so much movement and depth! www.susansinger.com

Kente cloth was develoed by the Akan people of West Africa. Many of Akan live in Ghana and Ivory Coast today. Traditionally the cloths were for sacred and royal occassions. They feature bold designs and bright colors, each of which bears meaning. For example, black signifies maturity and strong spiritual energy.

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Kente cloth was develoed by the Akan people of West Africa. Many of Akan live in Ghana and Ivory Coast today. Traditionally the cloths were for sacred and royal occassions. They feature bold designs and bright colors, each of which bears meaning. For example, black signifies maturity and strong spiritual energy.

Africa | Kente cloth from the Ewe people of Ghana | ca. early 20th century | Cotton, hand woven

Antique African Ewe Kente Textile

Africa | Kente cloth from the Ewe people of Ghana | ca. early 20th century | Cotton, hand woven

African wax prints are known for their vibrant colors and bold designs. These fabrics are 100% cotton and are the best quality available in West Africa! Traditional used for garments, this fabric is p

African Wax Print Fabric #178

African wax prints are known for their vibrant colors and bold designs. These fabrics are 100% cotton and are the best quality available in West Africa! Traditional used for garments, this fabric is p

Traditional handmade kente cloth from Ghana http://www.fantasticafrica.org/african-art-textiles

Traditional handmade kente cloth from Ghana http://www.fantasticafrica.org/african-art-textiles


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Africa | Kente cloth, Ghana ~ included in the publication "World Textiles: A Visual Guide to Traditional Techniques" by John Gillow and Bryan Sentance.

Africa | Kente cloth, Ghana ~ included in the publication "World Textiles: A Visual Guide to Traditional Techniques" by John Gillow and Bryan Sentance.

African Batiks, Textiles, & Yinka Shonibare MBE, Part 1

African Batiks, Textiles, & Yinka Shonibare MBE, Part 1

www.cewax.fr aime les tissus africains!!! Visitez la boutique de CéWax, sacs et…

To reupholster my two vintage chairs! Beautiful African Textile Designs from African Fabric House print pattern

Beautiful African Textile Designs from African Fabric House

To reupholster my two vintage chairs! Beautiful African Textile Designs from African Fabric House print pattern

african wax print | Home / African Fabric Real Wax Print 6 Yards 100% Cotton rw090061_1

african wax print | Home / African Fabric Real Wax Print 6 Yards 100% Cotton rw090061_1

Adinkra Fabric Printing Project. This would be a great way for children to learn about other cultures.They could bring in white shirts and paint them however they wanted or make them like the culture they are learning about.

Adinkra Fabric Painting of Ghana: Lesson + Art Project

Adinkra Fabric Printing Project. This would be a great way for children to learn about other cultures.They could bring in white shirts and paint them however they wanted or make them like the culture they are learning about.

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