I wanted to express the haughty serenity of some african people in their land.

Original: wax colors, oil pastels, water pastels, acrylic, color pencils. 35X70cm
Featured in ARTISTS UNIVERSE on 12/0972012


black woman, ants, turban, tribal, desert, sky, bright color, africa, spanish artist maraia

Hi, everybody.

I am here to take my pictures out for a walk. I hope you like them and we can share some artistic views.

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  • Cindy Schnackel
    Cindy Schnackelabout 2 years ago

    Cool style,love the added touch of the ants on her head!

  • Thanks so much, Cindy, for taking the time to comment.

    – Maraia

  • Nikolay Semyonov
    Nikolay Semyonovabout 2 years ago

    stunning image, Maraia. what atalented girl you are!

  • I’m overwhelmed by your appreciation… I consider you a master.

    – Maraia

  • Fiery-Fire
    Fiery-Fireabout 2 years ago

    awesome rendition, the expression on her face and the ants really connect to earth

  • Thanks indeed! I can see you really feel the intention in it,

    – Maraia

  • MarieG
    MarieGabout 2 years ago

    Amazing artistry Maraia…simply fabulous!!

  • thanks so much, Marie, I feel happy with your supportive feedback.

    – Maraia

  • JolanteHesse
    JolanteHesseabout 2 years ago

    Wonderfully creative and original work Maraia!

  • Many thanks, Jolante, for your nice words!

    – Maraia

  • LoveringArts
    LoveringArtsabout 2 years ago

    Breathtaking Artistry ! …..sooooooooooooo powerful and intoxicating ! Wow

  • Oh, Lovering, this comes as an award to me. You are such a master at portrait yourself!

    – Maraia

  • Martha Mitchell
    Martha Mitchellabout 2 years ago

    Very creative and full of character!

  • I’m so happy, Martha, with the impact of this work, thanks for leaving such nice feedback!

    – Maraia

  • Sharon Ebert
    Sharon Ebertabout 2 years ago

    Love it!

  • Thank you very much, Sharon.

    – Maraia

  • Daryll  Stokes
    Daryll Stokesabout 2 years ago

    LOVE IT!!

  • Oh, thanks, Daryll, I’m really glad you like it!

    – Maraia

  • Lissywitch
    Lissywitchalmost 2 years ago

    fantastic work!

  • Thanks again, LIssy, I appreciate your interest in my work.

    – Maraia

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