Heading Back To Crow Land
Medium: Acrylic On Canvas
This painting signifies a chief with an eagle feather headdress surrounded by his medicine helpers wearing buffalo headdresses. They are returning to Crow land after completing a task aimed at protecting the Crow People. Each warrior and his horse exhibits paint designs that represent each warriors individual markings determined by clan and family origins. The paint is often made from clay, berries and natural dyes. The Healers protect the Chief when confronting other tribes. The painting is mixed media acrylic on canvas with an oil based varnish Mixed Media on Canvas, 60? x 48?