Gullah Woman with Broom

2.28.2019-001 web (Medium)

I decided to make the house with blue siding because many of the old-timers believed that a house painted blue kept evil spirits away!  Sometimes you still see blue bottles hanging from a bush out in the front yard for the same reasons.  I do not know the origin of this idea.  If you would like more information about this painting on canvas, click here.