Tuesday, July 11, 2006

Ritual

Native Rituals
Keep demon spirits away
Totems Guide the tribe

submitted to One Deep Breath Haiku Challenge Posted by Picasa
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15 comments:

phinner said...

ooooh, did you do layers??? its sooooo cool!!!

madretz said...

Thanks!

Yup, 5 layers:
1-made B&W
2-made totem sepia
3-5: grungy border in white, black and sepia.

Jennifer said...

it is cool, great job. The colors are so rustic and beautiful!

paris parfait said...

Love the Haiku and the photo! It's so rare to see a real totem pole.

mikim said...

Wonderful haiku! I love the totem pole, I find them so fascinating.

Star said...

Nice haiku and great Photoshop work. Reminds me of a trip to Vancouver.

Tammy said...

I love the carving of totems because they tell a story. Beautiful haiku :)

Sandy said...

great haiku, and I love your header!

Jodi said...

Simply beautiful haiku and photo! : )

Ginnie said...

Great, great job, Mad. I wish you were nearby to observe how you do some of your art!

Crafty Green Poet said...

Wow! Stunning photo! Excellent haiku too.

Cate said...

I love the way the totem stands out.

(And that face on the bottom looks just like me when I'm having a bad hair day!)

kerrdelune said...

I loved the layers (all of them) and the haiku was wonderful.

andrea said...

Love the photo, how you edged it and your amazing words that followed.
Awesome!
a.

Ragged Around the Edges said...

I love the treatment on this photo.