Fashionable Flies

Fashionable flies by artist Carina Wagenaar.

Often people are getting irritated by insects, especially by flies. They want to destroy or avoid them as quickly as possible. In ancient Egypt they were a symbol of perseverance and warriors were often rewarded with a golden fly amulet. Here it this upper part looks like a chain mail from the middle ages or a fabric with brown sequins. The large voile skirt softens the composition.