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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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“Tools Of A Magickal Trade II”

  My still life drawing of different Machetes for my portrait of Ogoun Je Rouj I am currently working on, to kick off the upcoming new year! There are so many great blade styles I love I can’t pick just one, for my picture!

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“Tools Of A Magickal Trade I”

Sketching and drawing out different style blades for my upcoming portrait of Haitian Vodou Petro lwa, Ogoun Red Eyes. With a Two-handed Panga Machete and Heavy Machetes……

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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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“Petro’s Violin, Songs of Sheer Rage”

This is my original oil painting on canvas self-titled “Petro’s Violin” or “Songs  Of Sheer Rage.” The figures in the painting play their instruments with ferocity and fever pitch cadence! They play and dance from the golden fields, through the river, way up into the sky! Turning … Continue reading

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“Papa Alegba, little good Legba.”

     These are my oil paintings and creative interpretations of the lwa, Papa Alegba.                Legba is the lwa who allows connection from the spirit world to our physical world.            He guards the gates to the spirit world and allows the lwa to … 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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The Simbi lwa!

  The Simbi lwa are a powerful group! Simbi Dlo, Simbi Andezo, Simbi Makaya and Gran Simba the female of the group. They are petro lwa, they have no rada formation and believed to be originally from the Kongo region. Simbi Makaya is a … Continue reading

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