Tag Archives: light

“Names That Mean Light”

Haitian Vodou Lwa King Lucifer. Oil on canvas. 70x72in. Copyright c. 2012 There are many beautiful names that mean “Light!” Luke, Lucian, Lucianus, Lucius, Lior, Chiara, Chiaro, etc, etc…. And then there is  Lucifer the Light Bearer! The name Lucifer is mentioned … Continue reading

Posted in Art for the lwa | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 21 Comments

“Sketching for King Lucifer”

In my new oil painting I am working on, I am creating a portrait for the Djab King Lucifer. My painting will be  titled “Names That Mean Light” because Lucifer is the morning star and the light bearer. Strong emphasis on light, … Continue reading

Posted in Art for the lwa | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 19 Comments

“Alegba’s angel”

           Papa Alegba is the lwa that walks with me, and because of him I have a closer connection to god and the spirit world. He is my rock and my confidant. I used prismacolor woodless graphite pencil and oil … Continue reading

Posted in Art for the lwa | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment