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“Agwe Red Eyes”

My Oil Colour portrait of Vodou lwa Agwe Ge Rouge. He is adorned in a decorative blue tunic and Kolye, a sacred bead necklace worn by vodouisants. He rises from the ocean with implements of the water which is his … Continue reading

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“Agwe Red Eyes, A Living Portrait”

I read or heard somewhere in art books that my favorite painter Da Vinci, would use Red as his base colour in oil painting a portrait, because our human blood is red of course. And a portrait can be in … Continue reading

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“Sketching A Water Lwa”

    Preparing a new painting for Vodou water spirit Clermeil and creating my base colours to begin his picture! I am enjoying the Blue-ish Grey hazy skies and rains we have had in my city. So now I will create a scene … Continue reading

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“Spirit Near The River”

 General Clermeil is a lwa of Haitian Vodou that commands rivers and streams, he comes in the form of a European man. Clermeil is a spirit that “turns the tide,” he has the ability to make rivers flood and destroy … Continue reading

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Captain Agouer

            This is the veve of Captain Agouer! He is the lwa of the seas!  And his wife is the beautiful La Sirene, queen of the oceans!

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