From a photo by Kevin Kling
The Pamir Mountains form the junction of the Himalayas, Tian Shan, Karakoram, Kunlun, and Hindu Kush ranges. In other languages they are called: Kyrgyz.
This little girl is from a nomadic group that lives near Karakul Lake Tajikistan, in the Pamir Mountains between China and Afghanistan. She’s very keen to look pretty, you just never know who will come down the mountain….
Pastels (Unison, Artists Spectrum) and pastel pencils (Derwent, Faber Castell, Conté)
Tex Mi-teintes paper. A3