11 by 14 Matted Print
Gerald Dawavendewa (Hopi & Cherokee)
Tumale is the work achieved by your hands it is the work of the one person that is the contribution to the whole society. The hand holds prayer feathers clouds and lighting, achievements to a life of work and prayer. The person chosen by the people choses the perfect ear of blue corn, a promise of a challenging but fulfilled life. The sun radiates from the sky acknowledging that the people of the blue corn have chosen to follow the path of Hopi.
This series is titled "Codex Taawa", the Hopi word Taawa translates to Sun. This name relates to many of the images which depicts various celestial events. Other designs related to the Hopi migrations and emergence stories.This series is titled "Codex Taawa", the Hopi word Taawa translates to Sun. This name relates to many of the images which depicts various celestial events. Other designs related to the Hopi migrations and emergence stories.
Includes a description of artwork, information on the indigenous culture inspired from and biography of the artist.
Artwork is printed on heavy weight acid free matte paper using archival ink that is smudge, fade and water resistant. As in any artwork, please keep out direct sunlight. Print is matted with bevel cut buffered-pH neutral matte board and backed with acid free 100% recycled board. Art framed in matte board measures 11 by 14 inches (27.9 by 35.5 cm) and packaged in a clear resealable envelope.
Frame shows the display possibilities and is not included. Print will fit a standard frame size.