MARDI GRAS CELEBRATIONS!

Each year I try to contribute to the Mardi Gras festivities and celebrations. Whilst the day of Mardi Gras is the day before Ash Wednesday, the celebrations and festivities can begin two (2) weeks prior to the day of. For this time I baked the traditional Mardi Gras Kings Cake / bread. Thank you toContinue reading “MARDI GRAS CELEBRATIONS!”

MARDI GRAS 2021.

Mardi Gras is the day that is usually celebrated before Ash Wednesday. On this day there are celebrations of carinvals with beautiful colors, floats, masquerade masks, beads and feasts. Although Coronavirus has caused celebrations to halt or to be celebrated a bit differently, the spirit of such lives on to those who continue to desireContinue reading “MARDI GRAS 2021.”

MARDI GRAS MYSTERY!

These thoughts reflect and provide contexts for the recent art / craft piece that I created entitled: Mardi Gras Mystery!

Mardi Gras, Galveston, TX 2020!

On February 22nd 2020, the Knights of Momus parade took place as part of the Galveston Island Mardi Gras Parade. There were beautiful colors, music, laughter, joy, happiness. Individuals embracing the moment, with the celebration of a historic Galveston tradition. It is difficult to believe that such happiness took place, and then all of aContinue reading “Mardi Gras, Galveston, TX 2020!”