Bessie

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Digital illustration. Bessie Love, 1898-1986, another one of my silent movie discoveries. Her real name was Juanita Horton and she was born in Midland Texas. I used her photo to experiment with a new Adobe Fresco brush.

Juanita

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Juanita Jewel Craft, 1902-1985 Within the various commemorations during Black History Month have been a few mentions of Juanita Jewel Craft. I met her several times during my times with the Dallas Park and Recreation Department. I found her to be a very sweet lady and I learned to respect and appreciate her. I found […]