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From Paper to Mandala: The Art of Kingkajappi

February 12, 2010

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As a sometime artist I appreciate many different forms of art. One of my dearest friends, Kingkajappi, is sharing delicate and intricate collage art made entirely  from colored paper he cuts into shape himself.

This talented man has an amazing eye for detail and his main influences are from his feel for spirituality, a wide and detailed knowledge of history and his fascination with mythology and folklore.

Below is a video Kingkajappi made of an ancient African water goddess named Yemaya, also known by many other names throughout Africa. This wonderfully creative video does not do the artwork justice, in real life the colors are so amazingly vibrant you cannot stop looking at them.    Read the rest of this entry ?

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