time in a bottle

It has been a crazy summer spending most of my time in West Palm Beach where my granddaughter has been having reconstructive surgery on her legs. Life is a rollercoaster, but even when the ride isn’t smooth it still worth taking… Now I’m back and making lots of new dolls and trying to once again […]

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Understanding Ghede

To understand the ghede, the voodoo spirits of death and fertility, it is necessary to have some understanding of voodoo itself. But that is not easy. It is a religion whose ancestors hail from the indigenous religions of West African peoples, born in their camaraderie as slaves in the Caribbean, and finding its way to […]

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Some new dolls

I finally got an order from a very reputable Museum in New Orleans, which is a very big thing since I’m not from New Orleans and do not reside there! It’s been a lot of work to get my dolls accepted and mainstream but even if they never were, I love making them all the […]

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Real Voodoo

Before I answer any questions, I have some for you: What do you know about Voodoo? Where did you get that impression? Voodoo probably isn’t what you think it is. It might be easier to start with what Voodoo isn’t: Voodoo isn’t accurately portrayed in most movies, TV shows and books. Even some documentaries and […]

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Get your Voodoo on

It has been an incredibly busy spring with Summer fast approaching, there have been tears, laughter, tragedy, surprises, and life it goes on. I have had to put the dolls on hold to leave Canada and visit my granddaughter who is having surgery in the states, and will be having surgery again in July so […]

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