Tattoo Artist (2002)
You may lose your most valuable property through misfortune in various ways. You may lose your house, your wife and other treasures. But of your moko, you cannot be deprived except by death. It will be your ornament and companion until your last day.
-- Netana Whakaari
Now that the election is mercifully over (and ended so very nicely), I think I'll take a break from politics and just put up some odds and ends images for the next week or so.
This one initially came out of Sterling-ware before I post-processed it in Photoshop until it took on a quality of (what Bob Dylan once called) hypnotic splatterness.