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“House by the water”

         My portrait of a magically inclined family of women who lived by the waterside in Louisiana long ago. The youngest child holds up Simbi’s cross, another young girl holds Papa Legba’s keys, the keys to the spirit world. Their home … Continue reading

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“Mambo Marinette, The Revolutionary!”

I am preparing a painting for Marinette.  I start with a black gesso base on canvas paper, this will be a night scene. Her symbol is the screech-owl, so the night belongs to her! Marinette is dressed in a priestess gown the blood Red … Continue reading

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“Erzulie Dantor’s song”

       This is my creative interpretation of 7 stabs of the knife, Erzulie Dantor in all her ferocious and warrior glory! In the song for Erzulie Danto,                                                     “Say hey! 7 stabs of the knife! 7 stabs of the sword! Hand me that basin! I’m going to vomit … Continue reading

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Erzulie Red Eyes (Ge Rouge)

This is my creative interpretation the of Lwa Erzulie Red Eyes, she is a spiritual aspect of Erzulie Dantor the great warrior and fierce defender of women! Here Erzulie Red Eyes stands in a sea of her enemy’s blood and she holds a silver machete behind … Continue reading

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Erzulie Dantor

Erzulie Dantor is a strong and bold lwa! She is a fierce warrior and protector! She loves to drink Creme De Cacao and loves knives and daggers!   This is a song for Erzulie Dantor about her fierce strength: Jou ma’ … Continue reading

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