Joy lynn Parton's Profile
Rez Hoofz is an independently owned business, specializing in painted contemporary and custom made Native American design work. The conception of Rez Hoofz started in 2006, when artist Joy Lynn Parton (Oglala Lakota/Ft. Sill Apache) received her artistic vision to put fourth painted dolls of the Lakota persuasion. The dream as she would interpret it, coincided with a traditional lakota story as old as time. In coming, the tale of the "No Face Woman."
For generations, the Lakota elders would sit and tell the story of the woman with "no face" to their children. The story as passed down, would remember a beautiful woman who was unable to get passed her own appearance of good looks. The woman could be found day after day, looking at her own reflection in a neighboring river that ran along side the camp. Each day, year after year, as she grew more beautiful she would taunt and tease those whom she felt were less…
- Born on January 25
- Joined October 22, 2010