Appalachian Shaman: He is the masculine version of the woodswoman. Also on a healing journey, he carries a sack filled with herbs, greenery and shells and wears a hooded cloak trimmed in feathers. (Shown is guinea and pheasant feathers.)
Photo By: Bruce Cole
About this Gallery: Dressed in a cloak trimmed in feathers, he carries a sack of treasures from the mountains and the sea across his back. He uses his connection with the spirit world to heal those in pain. He is a holy man, with a long woolen beard and mustache.