Don’t know if any of this is true, but what if?

That damn US government, let's expand our consciousness anyway

Situation géographique La République centrafricaine est constituée d’un vaste plateau à l’altitude variant entre 500 et 900 m, drainée par deux grands fleuves l’Oubangui et le Chari. D’une superficie de 622 984 km², située au cœur de l’Afrique centrale,...

Situation géographique La République centrafricaine est constituée d’un vaste plateau à l’altitude variant entre 500 et 900 m, drainée par deux grands fleuves l’Oubangui et le Chari. D’une superficie de 622 984 km², située au cœur de l’Afrique centrale,...

“I would describe my practice as well planned spontaneity. I always start with a considered palette and story allowing me to design freely and play with mark making, texture and composition. ” When faced with a design brief, I don’t look for the new; I look back, and guide myself with the inspiration that I’m constantly collecting through everyday life. A very visual person, I will snap until my camera roll is overloaded with images of lines, patterns, colour, composition form...

Cassie Byrnes, Textile + Surface Designer

Africa | Adinkra cloth from Ghana; block printed in varied geometrical motifs, in squares divided by multicoloured stripes || Partial View ~ detail

Africa Adinkra cloth from Ghana; block printed in varied geometrical motifs, in squares divided by multicoloured stripes Partial View ~ detail

Africa | Skirt ~ ncaka kot ~ from the Kuba people of DR Congo | Raffia, natural dyes | 2nd half of the 20th century

skirt ~ ncaka kot ~ Kuba people of DR Congo raffia, natural dyes, late century

Africa | "Ndop" prestige textile from the Bamileke people of Cameroon | 2nd quarter 20th century

I adore how African's practice batik. Ndop Prestige Textile - Bamileke People of Cameroon - Quarter Century

Kalahari

Kalahari

Gracila Women Printed V-neck Long Sleeve Maxi Vintage Dresses

Love the flow but with frogs & vintage style collar. I like silk-bright blues, greens, purples & reds

#popofcolor lake retba, senegal

Lake Retba or Lac Rose is located in the north of the Cap Vert peninsula of Senegal. It got its name due to the Dunaliella salina algae making its water look like strawberry milk shake. Pink color is clearly visible during the dry season.

LAST month Kai Krause, a computer-graphics guru, caused a stir with a map entitled "The True Size of Africa", which showed the outlines of other countries crammed...

The true true size of Africa

German software designer Kai Krause created a map demonstrating the true geographical size of Africa, driving the point home by fitting a number of other countries — including the US, China and most of Europe — into the outline of the continent.

Barkcloth - Pongo - Mbuti People of the Iturri Forest, DR Congo - Pounded Bark, and Natural Plant Dye - 20th Century

Africa Barkcloth (lioncloth) ~ 'Pongo' ~ from the Mbuti people of the Iturri Forest, DR Congo Pouned bark, and natural plant dye century

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