'Grandmothers' by Aaron Paquette. This is a painting of my grandmothers. Like the twisting of the braid, the winding road that lead our forebears to meet and mix and create has lead right down to us, caught in the plaiting of history and t.
totem pole of chief Tony Hunt Kwakiutl . top to bottom: the raven animal emblem of the Hunt family, Sisutl the serpent with two heads & character raising his hands in welcome, with head object shield-shaped Plus
The Kokopelli is a fertility deity (Hopi and Zuni mythology), usually depicted as a humpbacked flute player (often with a huge phallus and feathers or antenna-like protrusions on his head). Presides over childbirth and agriculture, also a trickster