We all know the saying, art imitates life. But, there is something all too fantastic about seeing ‘our’ selves in art – especially when it’s celebrating aspects that are far too often ignored or not realistically captured. Budding artist and college student Murjoni Merriweather has created stunning ceramic works of art that celebrate the kinks, curls and coils of natural hair life. Let’s be clear, these are not your grandma’s art figurines. Her pieces incorporating natural hairstyles, including afros, braids, cornrows, puffballs that are modern, elongated and empowering. And, you just might want to copy a style for yourself.