Adinkra!

Doing some sketches for a shoe I’ll be painting soon. Mega excited! One of the things I really look forward to when creating new pieces is the idea of “blessing” them. Imparting some kind of positive energy on the material through the symbols used or ideas expressed…and I do love me some symbology. Some of my favourite symbols to use are the adinkra symbols from … Continue reading Adinkra!

Don’t Stop Believing…

A house divided against itself will only ever fall. I write this to say that if we are constantly fighting ourselves, we leave no time or energy to accomplish our goals to our fullest capacity. Trust me, I know this. So what divides us against ourselves? Doubt. Good, old, run-of-the-mill self-doubt. Time and time again, I have done battle with self-doubt and – once again … Continue reading Don’t Stop Believing…

Happy Feet

On one of my many travels through the vastness of the internet, I came across these beauties. At first I thought they were a Hermes X Vans collab (which, judging by these kicks would be an INSANELY awesome idea). Turns out a gentleman by the name of Robert Verdi had them custom made from his personal Hermes silk scarf selection (Source: http://theoverthrow.com/site/blog/2011/06/07/vans-x-hermes-where-to-cop-hint-you-cant/) I think these … Continue reading Happy Feet