I had been meaning to paint this view for years, after passing through on the train up to Edinburgh. From the railway bridge, it’s a great view to see the red rooftops of the town. And in the distance Bamburgh and Holy Island.
The Senufo people in Africa make African masks called Senufo masks, and there are many different types. The artists live in Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana, Burkina Faso, and the extreme south of Mali. The kpelie mask is used to remind humans of their imperfections.