Consider this as your gateway to the world of Ancient Graffiti. Native Americans pecked and painted thousands of images onto and into stone panels and surfaces throughout the Canyons, Mountains, Deserts, and Mesas in the Greater American Southwest.
The pages in this blog allow you to explore the vast Rock Art that is fast disappearing simply to natural occurences. Many of these Pictographs and Petroglyphs were left some 1000s of years ago.
As you pass through this ‘gateway’ into a world that was before us, picture in your mind the cultural lifestyle present at the time these images on stone were first imprinted. Is there a message? Those that offer graffiti in our present era often do so for quite defined meanings. What were our Ancient Americans conveying in their visual renderings? I have a few ideas ….