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Lourdes Sanchez is a painter who primarily works in watercolors and ink on paper. She grew up in Queens, N.Y., but was born in Havana, Cuba.Her large scaled watercolors have been exhibited in installations worldwide, and her paintings are in numerous private and public collections. She currently lives and works in Brooklyn , N.Y, and Merida, Yucatan.

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Marie Laveau's resting place, New Orleans - Marie Catherine Laveau was a Louisiana Creole practitioner of Voodoo renowned in New Orleans. Her daughter, Marie Laveau II, also practiced Voudoun, as well as Voodoo. She and her mother had great influence over their multiracial following. Photo by Heather Mitchell - Jan 22, 2012 via Picasa

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New Orleans Voodoo Queen Marie Laveau. 12x18. Kraft paper. American Horror Story Coven. Art. Print

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Marie Laveau (September 10, 1794 – June 16, 1881) was a Louisiana Creole practitioner of Voodoo renowned in New Orleans. She was born free in New Orleans. Her daughter Marie Laveau II (1827 — c. 1895) also practiced Voudoun, and historical accounts often confuse the two. She and her mother had great influence over their multiracial following.

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