a Vision of Beauty

A visual tribute to brown skin. A visional testament to Black beauty. A vision board for healing.

Congratulations to Abena Appiah, Miss Universe Ghana 2014The first Miss Universe Ghana to rock her natural hair in a long, long, long, long time!
#PrettyPeriod
Congratulations to Abena Appiah, Miss Universe Ghana 2014The first Miss Universe Ghana to rock her natural hair in a long, long, long, long time!
#PrettyPeriod

Congratulations to Abena Appiah, Miss Universe Ghana 2014
The first Miss Universe Ghana to rock her natural hair in a long, long, long, long time!

#PrettyPeriod

Here she is. Miss Ghana Universe. Abena. Ghana will be represented by a natural beauty at the 2014 Miss Universe pageant. We give thanks! #missuniversegh #PrettyPeriod
Here she is. Miss Ghana Universe. Abena. Ghana will be represented by a natural beauty at the 2014 Miss Universe pageant. We give thanks! #missuniversegh #PrettyPeriod

Here she is. Miss Ghana Universe. Abena. Ghana will be represented by a natural beauty at the 2014 Miss Universe pageant. We give thanks! #missuniversegh #PrettyPeriod

caught in the chill. #chalewote2014 #prettyperiod
caught in the chill. #chalewote2014 #prettyperiod

caught in the chill. #chalewote2014 #prettyperiod

REPOST FROM @diqueku: 
“@msadjei & @fiyawata at @ofoesaysit ‘s #Studioofcolor #chalewote2014 #creativesouls #creativeenergy #goodvibes #goodpeople #Ghana”
REPOST FROM @diqueku: 
“@msadjei & @fiyawata at @ofoesaysit ‘s #Studioofcolor #chalewote2014 #creativesouls #creativeenergy #goodvibes #goodpeople #Ghana”

REPOST FROM @diqueku:
“@msadjei & @fiyawata at @ofoesaysit ‘s #Studioofcolor #chalewote2014 #creativesouls #creativeenergy #goodvibes #goodpeople #Ghana”

REPOST FROM @msadjei: 
“Good Hair. With @fiyawata. Photo by @diqueku #chalewote2014
REPOST FROM @msadjei: 
“Good Hair. With @fiyawata. Photo by @diqueku #chalewote2014

REPOST FROM @msadjei:
“Good Hair. With @fiyawata. Photo by @diqueku #chalewote2014

Ama took my picture. And given the way she held the camera, I know it’s gonna be fly! #PrettyPeriod
Ama took my picture. And given the way she held the camera, I know it’s gonna be fly! #PrettyPeriod

Ama took my picture. And given the way she held the camera, I know it’s gonna be fly! #PrettyPeriod

#PrettyPeriod #ChaleWote
#PrettyPeriod #ChaleWote

#PrettyPeriod #ChaleWote

#ChaleWote wore me out. Captured LOTS of #PrettyPeriod. This is one of my favorites.
#ChaleWote wore me out. Captured LOTS of #PrettyPeriod. This is one of my favorites.

#ChaleWote wore me out. Captured LOTS of #PrettyPeriod. This is one of my favorites.

The people loved #PrettyPeriod THIS much! I’m not even mad. Happy to leave some beautiful Blackness behind. #ChaleWote14
The people loved #PrettyPeriod THIS much! I’m not even mad. Happy to leave some beautiful Blackness behind. #ChaleWote14

The people loved #PrettyPeriod THIS much! I’m not even mad. Happy to leave some beautiful Blackness behind. #ChaleWote14

captured while capturing! #PrettyPeriod #ChaleWote
captured while capturing! #PrettyPeriod #ChaleWote

captured while capturing! #PrettyPeriod #ChaleWote

The usual @msadjei slayage. Jacking @ofoesaysit’s set up at #ChaleWote2014
The usual @msadjei slayage. Jacking @ofoesaysit’s set up at #ChaleWote2014

The usual @msadjei slayage. Jacking @ofoesaysit’s set up at #ChaleWote2014

Yaa (@yaasoulrebel)
#ChaleWote2014
Accra, Ghana
#PrettyPeriod
Yaa (@yaasoulrebel)
#ChaleWote2014
Accra, Ghana
#PrettyPeriod

Yaa (@yaasoulrebel)
#ChaleWote2014
Accra, Ghana
#PrettyPeriod

6 out of 10 people who wanted their photo taken in front of the wall of Pretty were MEN!! Can’t blame them. #PrettyPeriod #ChaleWote2014 Accra, Ghana
6 out of 10 people who wanted their photo taken in front of the wall of Pretty were MEN!! Can’t blame them. #PrettyPeriod #ChaleWote2014 Accra, Ghana

6 out of 10 people who wanted their photo taken in front of the wall of Pretty were MEN!! Can’t blame them. #PrettyPeriod #ChaleWote2014 Accra, Ghana

The people LOVE #PrettyPeriod! #ChaleWote2014 Accra, Ghana
The people LOVE #PrettyPeriod! #ChaleWote2014 Accra, Ghana

The people LOVE #PrettyPeriod! #ChaleWote2014 Accra, Ghana

#PrettyPeriod pop-up studio at #ChaleWote2014. Accra, Ghana
#PrettyPeriod pop-up studio at #ChaleWote2014. Accra, Ghana

#PrettyPeriod pop-up studio at #ChaleWote2014. Accra, Ghana