Inspiration

LES TWINS

LES TWINS

(Photos by Shawn Wellington) Meet identical twins Laurent and Larry Bourgeois from Sarcelles, France who are incredible new style hip hop dancers that mix their own music for their dance routines or freestyles (more photos in read more/comment section). Their moves have strong reminiscences of Michael Jackson who is one of their biggest influences. Definitely(…)

My hair inspiration

My hair inspiration

I wasn’t extensive in my bio about my past because that would be quite a long and dysfunctional story. But I want to touch on a part of my life where I struggled with my identity and I hated my hair. Although I was born in Toronto, Canada I grew up in Brooklyn. It was(…)

THE NATURAL HAIR MOVEMENT:ARE YOU REDAY TO JOIN?

THE NATURAL HAIR MOVEMENT:ARE YOU REDAY TO JOIN?

An image I recreated from J. Howard Miller’s “Rosie the Riveter” figure with the famous slogan¬†”We Can Do It!” which was part of a government “campaign”¬†to motivate women to take on male dominated jobs during World War II. I recreated this image not to compare natural hair to the hardships of that period but to(…)