16 x 20, acrylics, Swarovski rhinestones, bugle beads on canvas. "Raqs Sharki" is the correct term for what most Westerners refer to as belly dance. It means "dance (raqs) of the east" and "Shakira" is an Arabic woman's name meaning "thankful."

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Comment by Nick Nicholson on September 17, 2017 at 6:51am
Love the flow this picture gives.
Comment by Nelson Failing on September 17, 2017 at 11:00pm

Had to be yours Jayne....I still recognize your style...wonderful piece...how are you these days?

Comment by John R on September 18, 2017 at 4:18pm

Love the colours and style here.....well done. 


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