It's a Good Day
       
     
Awesome
       
     
Tambou
       
     
Four Women Series: Aunt Sarah
       
     
Four Women: Saffronia
       
     
Four Women Series: Sweet Thang
       
     
Four Women Series: Peaches
       
     
Never Forgotten
       
     
Chinese Pirogue
       
     
Urban Madonna and Child
       
     
Bolero
       
     
Communion
       
     
Catfish
       
     
Katrina Count
       
     
Demoiselle
       
     
Let Us Praise Him
       
     
Primal Comfort
       
     
Tete Ensemble
       
     
Louisiana Hustle
       
     
The New Normal
       
     
Craft
       
     
Dance With Me
       
     
Rize
       
     
Translation
       
     
Subway Vibes
       
     
Reminisce
       
     
Bloodline
       
     
Charged and Blessed
       
     
Son Within
       
     
L'Union
       
     
Collarbone
       
     
It's a Good Day
       
     
It's a Good Day

The wood said "I am here taking this moment to breath out all that I was and breath in all that I can be."

2014- Acrylic on Wood

52 x 22 in., Framed

$5,000.00

Awesome
       
     
Awesome

The wood said "I stand before what is greater than me, and for He who has created me I shall not disappoint."

2014 - Acrylic on Wood

24 x 24 in., Framed

$1,500.00

 

Tambou
       
     
Tambou

The Wood said "Your first birth put the boldness of life in your lungs... Your second birth put the pounding of drums in your heart... Your third birth put the fire of movement in your body... Now dance your way back home."

2014 - Acrylic on Wood

Unframed - 68"x10"

$1000.00

Four Women Series: Aunt Sarah
       
     
Four Women Series: Aunt Sarah

The wood said "My life has been long and hard and my looks are almost gone but I still want to be beautiful at the end of the day." 

2005 - Acrylic on Wood

24 x 24 in., Framed

$10,000.00 for the collection of the Nina Simone's Four Women Series

Four Women: Saffronia
       
     
Four Women: Saffronia

The wood said "I am not what made me. I am not going to let the pain of my mother's heplessness or my father's rage allow you to judge me."

2005 - Acrylic on Wood

24 x 24 in., Framed

 

Four Women Series: Sweet Thang
       
     
Four Women Series: Sweet Thang

The wood said "You want me for what you see...  but you despise me for what I show you... a soldier in the streets defending the one thing you can never touch...My tomorrow."

2010

24 x 24 in., Framed

 

Four Women Series: Peaches
       
     
Four Women Series: Peaches

The wood said "I've existed in my essence... birthing a renaissance. I suffer your ignorance as you try to define me, as you look into my universe. I'll wait... as you push into your consciousness." 

2014 - Acrylic on Wood

24 x 24 in., Framed

Never Forgotten
       
     
Never Forgotten

The wood said "... I dangle him straight and take his pain while I write it in the wrings of my memory. When I am done, then they can take him down and give him back to the earth." 

2009 - Acrylic on Wood

24 x 24 in., Framed

$1,500.00

Chinese Pirogue
       
     
Chinese Pirogue

The wood said "The silence is only broken by my staff that changes the direction of my thoughts. Yet, as long as the mountains stand and tiptoe to the sun, the river will take me where I need to be."

2015 - Acrylic on Wood

15 x 28 in., Unframed

$500

Urban Madonna and Child
       
     
Urban Madonna and Child

The wood said "They will try to come for him one day, and they'll have to go through me to do it.  So until then, keep playin' with the world mama gave you, baby".

2016 - Acrylic on Wood

24 x 18, Framed

$3,500.00

Bolero
       
     
Bolero

The wood said "Let me show you how to dance a bolero. The heartbeat keeps the rhythm of anticipation.  His hand must show you that he can lead you and his arms must hold your dreams close."

2015 - Acrylic on Wood

28 x 13 in., Unframed

$1,000.00

Communion
       
     
Communion

The wood said "His benediction shoots across the night sky for the purest of beings, and it's divine fire brightens their souls and expands our universe."

2007 - Acrylic on Wood

24 x 24, Framed

$3,000.00

Catfish
       
     
Catfish

The wood said "I feed from the richness of the Bayou. I am seasoned with the Trinity and bless your belly."

2013 - Acrylic on Wood

Framed - 24"x24"

$2,500.00

Katrina Count
       
     
Katrina Count

The wood said "For all those counted as lost above and below the waters that devestated all our lives in 2005."

Salvaged wood from Magnolia trees destroyed in New Orleans during Hurricane Katrina.  

2008 - Acrylic on Wood

6 x 26 in., Unframed

$1,500.00

Demoiselle
       
     
Demoiselle

The wood said "You can call me a girl, a woman, or female, but you will always see a lady".

2002

30 x 17.5, Framed

Not for Sale

Let Us Praise Him
       
     
Let Us Praise Him

The wood said "Look closely at the knots in my core. Don't you see that the heart of an angel makes up the soul of a man."

2003 - Acrylic on Wood

24 x 36 in., Unframed 

$1,800.00

Primal Comfort
       
     
Primal Comfort

The wood said "When families arrived at shelters, the first things that mothers did was wrap their children with blankets to their bodies so they would not be separated again by water or man."

Salvaged Magnolia from trees destroyed in New Orleans during Hurricane Katrina.

2007

23 x 15.5 in., Unframed

Sold

In the Collection of Dr. Adelaide Russo, Baton Rouge

 

Tete Ensemble
       
     
Tete Ensemble

The wood said "Two men talking is like the drumbeat of your heart. Who can truly say that they control the pace of the conversation?"

2002 - Acrylic on Wood

29 x 17.5, Framed

NFS

Louisiana Hustle
       
     
Louisiana Hustle

The wood said "Root little pig or die... every farmers market or stand on the side of the road teaches you how to survive being credit poor and cash rich."

2015 - Acrylic on Wood

11.5 x 16.25 in., Unframed

$1,000.00

The New Normal
       
     
The New Normal

The wood said "You may look at yourself but you are no longer She. You may hear yourself but your words are not Her's. Welcome to your new normal."

2015 - Acrylic on Wood

13 x 16in., Framed

$850.00

Craft
       
     
Craft

The wood said "When an artist gets their first shot, they better be coordinated. We all have to work on our craft."

2015 - Acrylic on Wood

36 x 24 in., Unframed

$1,000.00

Dance With Me
       
     
Dance With Me

The wood said "You touch me and I hear the sounds of violins. You kiss me and with each kiss my song begins. Your spring to me, all things to me".

2011 - Acrylic on Wood

10.75 x 7, Unframed

$400.00

Rize
       
     
Rize

The wood said "To the applause of the sea, I will rise with the day".

2013 - Acrylic on Wood

24 x 24 in., Framed

$1,500.00

Translation
       
     
Translation

The wood said "Let the dancers give movement to the vibrations in my soul and with their grace show mercy to my harsh truths".

2014 - Acrylic on Wood

27 x 27 in., Framed

$1,500.00

Subway Vibes
       
     
Subway Vibes

The wood said "The one constant is that we all take the ride. So, I cover myself with rhythms as I go to my destination... Exposing my truths, desires, and fears."

2016 - Acrylic on Wood

48 x 24 in., Unframed

$2,000.00

Reminisce
       
     
Reminisce

The wood said "I reached down to find the memories of my mother's cooking, of the whiff of your perfume when you turned the corner, of my summer days gone by".

2015 - Acrylic on Wood

26 x 14, Framed

$1,000.00

Bloodline
       
     
Bloodline

The wood said "One soul inhabits many bodies. Coursing through time, we all tell the tales that ties us to pain, life, shame, joy, anger, and pride of our existance".

2014 - Acrylic on Wood

41 x 29, Framed

Framed, $10,000.00

Charged and Blessed
       
     
Charged and Blessed

The wood said "In our lifetime, we must be able to discern when we are being charged and blessed. Both are not synonymous but they are equal in the weight and the responsibility."

2008

24 x 36, Framed

Sold

In the Collection of Dr. Joyce M. Jackson, Baton Rouge

Son Within
       
     
Son Within

The wood said "The boy in me knew her touch and called it Loved".

2014

28.5 x 20 in., Framed

In the Collection of Mr. Marc Ovid-DeSouza, Wailuka, HI

L'Union
       
     
L'Union

The wood said "We part the veil to see the reflection of our hope".

2003

30 x 17.5, Framed

SOLD

In the Collection of - ANANYMOUS 

Collarbone
       
     
Collarbone

The wood said "The sweetest thing I've ever known is a kiss on a collarbone..."

2012

60 x 48 in., Unframed

In the collection of Dr. Devyn S. Benson, Charlotte, NC