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Thursday, April 30, 2009

Touchy Feely...







Some artisans are great at letting the public get a good feel for their handiwork at the Grow Hawai'i Festival. Like this beautiful dog teeth anklet. Known as kupe'e niho ilio, they were worn by male hula dancers on each ankle and rattled when the foot stomped...

2 comments:

Anonymous said...

I wondered why all those pit bulls went missing

Ka`iana said...

Actually, no dogs were hurt. They collected the teeth by extracting them out of the arms and legs of people...