Lens-Artists Photo Challenge: Colorful

Colorful Cherokee beadwork Lens-Artists Photo Challenges are published every Saturday at 12 noon EST by one of our moderators. Photos can be submitted any time before the next challenge is announced. You can join this week’s challenge here.    

WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge: Story

Basket weaving at Oconaluftee Indian Village, Cherokee, NC   This week we are challenged to do some visual storytelling with our photos.  See more stories or join the weekly challenge here.  

Cee’s Odd Ball Photo Challenge

Cherokee Masks Traditional masks of the Cherokee tribe are made from gourds or wood and colored with natural dyes, paint, clay, or charcoal.  They are worn during some traditional dances in order to disguise the identities of the dancers.  In other dances, a mask is worn only by the lead dancer in order to identify the dance…