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Kah B'en (Mother Earth No. 812)

14"W x 11"H x 0.8"D

$200 (Shipping Included)

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M.E. - LookPastIt

LYNCHBURG, VA

Medium: Painting

Subject Tags: feathers, smiling, paint, face, butterfly, polar bear, abstract, symbolism, mask, portrait, tribal, black and white, red, mother earth, mayan, earthy, bold

Media: acrylic on canvas

Size: 14"W x 11"H x 0.75"D

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"Mother Earth No. 812 (Kah B'en), snuck up on me. I thought I would be painting something else when I was playing with glossy and matte reds and followed it with a wet black wash to let the black separate in some places and stick in others. Only, once I was finished, she demanded to be painted. Mother Earth inspired by Mayan Masks, she is made in the shape of the Mayan symbol for woman if you saw her from the front (my interpretation) and wears a medallion with a symbol I made up by combining the Mayan symbol for Earth and the Mayan symbol for Earth Keeper with my own artistic take, thereby making it a 'Mother Earth' medallion. She looks more like a he on purpose, and will not be offended if she is referred to as he, because at the end of the day, Kah B'en is there to protect and offer good will. " -M.E.

"Creating Art is my way of sharing slivers of my own infinity, of communicating in a language that surpasses both time, and definition; (in fact, one of humanity's first languages to surpass time.) Therefore, (to me) my 'bio' is not a list of where I've been, what I've accomplished, and so on, but the Artwork I've created in more than half of my 31 years. Aloha! My name is Mandy Elliott and I'm a self-taught Vango Artist." -M.E. ______________________ _______________________ [[ All artworks protectively sealed, ready to hang, plus professionally shipped with a certificate of authenticity (CoA), Artist Pamphlet, "Talking About Art is Hard..." greeting card to give insight and talking points about your specific painting(s), and a hand written note from the Artist. Sometimes, they also include surprise bonus art, and/or discounts on commissions! Just because. :) ]]

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