ATTENTION: To use this site, it is necessary to enable JavaScript in your browser.
Here are the Instructions on how to enable JavaScript in your web browser.

Your shopping cart is empty.

Your shopping cart is empty.

Mary Made It Studio

Stories >
Tell Your Story

Tell Your Story

$

1 Medium

94 da24 tote bag m
Tote Bags
57 d76c phonecase m
Phone Cases
61 2311 mug m
Mugs

2 Size

3 Styles

4 Frame

The calypso has African roots in terms of music, structure, and function. Its traditions of improvised songs of self-praise and scorn remains in the art form as does the storytelling aspect of the genre.
Many years ago, I saw a Griot, an African storyteller perform with a shekere (a gourd instrument)- that experience remains with me. Griots in West Africa used them in storytelling. I thought it appropriate to pair the shekere and the calypsonian as griot, and storyteller

Art by Mary Gill, 2022

Cart

Your cart is currently empty.

Saved Successfully.

This is only visible to you because you are logged in and are authorized to manage this website. This message is not visible to other website visitors.

×

Import From Instagram

Click on any Image to continue

Create a New Favorite List

×
Name

×

Email this Image to Your Friends

(this will be the "from" email)
(enter recipient email addresses)
×

Manage Favorites

Below, select which favorite lists you would like to save this product into.