A unique look at how African Mudcloth designs, are used as a form of communication about social status, a person’s character, or occupation in community. A history of a village can all be portrayed in a piece of mudcloth.

Among the most common pattern is the parallel zig-zag, called “the path of the ancestors,” which reminds us to do things as the ancestors did, in order to succeed. To follow the path of the ancestors shows respect for them, and in turn they provide blessings over their descendants.

Discover the meaning of the other symbols when you enroll in the ‘Glitter into the Light’ Juna Vagus Virtual Visual Expression Classes.