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Young Native American Female In Oversized Sweater

Misty Copeland, classical & contemporary ballet dancer, prodigy & the 3rd African American female soloist (& the 1st in 2 decades) for the American Ballet Theatre after Anne Benna Sims & Nora Kimball. She is currently the only Black person in the ABT, & one of its youngest soloists. She once said about negativity & obstacles: "I'm 5'2", I started (ballet) when I was 13, I'm Black - there's so many things, but I made it happen." She is a recipient of the Leonore Annenberg Fellowship in the…

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The Holy Grail of Feminine Stock Images

Where to find feminine styled stock images? I have found the holy grail of feminine styled stock images - all in one place - search no more - the holy grail!

"Ballet...something pure in this crazy world" --Misty Copeland .......a visually appealing and inspiring collage of photos and quotes (and her comments on diet) from the only African American with the American Ballet Theater

Josephine Baker backstage at Follies Bergrere, Paris, France, 1920s. (Interesting note: many years later, in 1963, she was the *only* female speaker at the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom.)

LOIS MAILOU JONES - November 3, 1905 – June 9, 1998. was an artist who painted and influenced others during the Harlem Renaissance and beyond, during her long teaching and artistic career. Lois felt that her greatest contribution to the art world was "proof of the talent of black artists." The African-American artist is important in the history of art and I have demonstrated it by working and painting here and all over the world." But her fondest wish was to be just known as an "artist"

Native American BEAUTIFUL! Shame we don't see many full blooded Indians anymore