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“Ogoun, Ogoun, Ogoun Red Eyes!”

  Ogoun Red Eyes is a healer, powerful magick worker and always ready for battle! Ogoun,  a lwa of the Nago Nation in many of his aspects is a soldier, a warrior, a big and brave man that will fight … Continue reading

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“Made By A Mother And Warrior”

Building up a new altar at home for Erzulie Dantor and gathering my supplies……….

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“Don’t Dig The Grave.”

  Haitian Vodou spirit of the dead, Baron La Croix, ( Baron Of The Cross) at his altar.       Bob Ross Liquid clear and Oil colour on canvas sheet. Copyright c. 2012     When a loved one is on the brink of death from any ailment, … Continue reading

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“The Lifting Of The Souls On Bourbon Street”

Wishing everyone a happy All souls day and lovely Fet Gede season!!!!!!

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“Drawing Up Baron La Croix”

Fet Gede is soon arriving, “Haitian Halloween” right around the corner!! With the colors of the All Hallow’s Eve season, (Violet, Black, and White) everywhere I go I’m reminded of Baron and the dead! I’m sketching up a painting for Baron on a … Continue reading

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“Ti Jean Petro, Incendiary Soul”

Ti Jean Petwo Is a serpent spirit who dances in flames and consumes fiery things when in possession of a human body. In chromolithographs his traditional image used for worship is the Catholic St. John The Baptist, his special feast … Continue reading

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“The Tilted Gold Leaf Frame”

It Is St. John’s Eve! A special Voodoo Holiday in New Orleans, Louisiana everyone gathers to celebrate the day before the feast day of St. John The Baptist! Marie Laveau Glapion the world-famous Voodoo Queen of old New Orleans would hold her special ceremonies down at … Continue reading

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“The Gate Keeper’s Feast Day”

Its Alegba’s feast day today, June 13th, one of many special feast days for Legba, I honor God and him for all he has done for me in my life!! This is also St. Anthony of Padua’s feast day a saint that Papa … Continue reading

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“Brijit, Baron’s Beloved”

Mamman Brigitte is a lwa that is European in origin, the wife of Baron Samedi, together they are the head of the Ghede family of vodou lwa! Brigitte comes from the Scottish and Irish sent to Ayiti who suffered through indentured servitude. Not as horrible and … Continue reading

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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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