The song “Zebra” by Beach House inspired my exploration of the animal Zebra.
I was curious about the mystery and beauty behind the black and white fur. I found that their skin is black underneath that mane and with each striping pattern unique to each individual, zebras can recognize one another by their stripes.
It reminded me of us humans and our hair. How beautiful, unique and colorful each person is. I love the art of hair. Here are some great illustrations of hair:
Male Beard by Hannah Stouffer
Bridget by Nosideup
and a painting of the one the most romantic hair fairy tales: