April 19, 2009

Evil Eye


Middle Eastern/ Turkish/ Muslim/ Pre-Columbian North American culture believe that (blue) eye in hand, or so called Hand of Hamsa or Hand of Fatimah,
 was a symbol designed to give protection from the evil eye.

Silk Screen on paper

8 comments:

  1. ohmygosh coolness, I always love how single eyes are drawn differently, and this is one of my favourites!

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  2. ah gee, thanks Amanda! ;-)

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  3. i've never known story about hand of fatimah maybe i'll find later. nice pict by the way :D

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  4. thats good, something new for you :-) thanks dear

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  5. yeah,something new for me too deb :)

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  6. I searched some informations and jewish also used this symbol rite ?

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  7. awww you actually do some real research? awesome! and yes they do :-)

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