I recently got a call from the CBS props manager for the TV show “NCIS New Orleans”. They are going to use my voodoo charm Erzulie Freda in their show in Episode 1-21. Air date for this episode is April 28, 2015. What a thrill!
Creating a Master Veve: A Veve is a religious symbol commonly used in Haitian Vodou. It acts as a beacon for the Loa spirit, and serves as a Loa’s representation during rituals. In the past, it was believed that the veve was derived from the beliefs of the native Taíno people, but more recent scholarship[…]
This man is one of my most favorite artists. He is an inspiration in person, a joy to talk to. A complex mind with such a contrasting peaceful demeanor. He taught me how to use a plasma cutter and a mig welder and gave me metal scraps to make jewelry with. Bill has a new[…]
Those of you who know my jewelry are probably aware that one of the significant components of my artistic range is my line of voodoo charms. Somewhat of a pioneer myself in the manufacture of Vodou themed jewelry, I am the only designer in the world who creates the veves in a three-dimensional form that[…]