Tune Of Los Muertos

The Tune of Los Muertos celebrates loved ones who have passed and come back to visit their family and friends. This is a lowbrow street art style artwork with a folk art feel. A sugar skull singing songs that attract the spirits and souls at a Day of the Dead festival.

12x12in. Hand Painted Acrylics on Canvas. Now on Auction

Tune Of Los Muertos by Laura Barbosa - display

Haiti’s Day of the Dead Art

Haiti’s Day of the Dead combines Christianity with Voodoo Practices to pray for the spirits of the dead. A black cross is sometimes hung up to symbolize the spirit of death, “Baron Samedi”. Voodoo is still practiced today with hundreds who follow this tradition. many people ask for their wishes to be granted on this day and pray for a better life, hoping the spirits of their loved ones will lend them a hand in accomplishing their goals.

Haiti's Day of the Dead by Laura Barbosa - display

As an artist, I find the Day of the dead a very interesting cultural gathering of important significance that connects life and death and because this tradition is celebrated throughout the world in so many different cultures, the inspiration to create is an endless endeavor and one I find to be fantastical!

This artwork was created on a small canvas measuring 8″ × 10″ and is painted in Acrylics on Gallery Wrapped Canvas and Decorated with Silver Glitter.

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Mariposa – A Spirit Returns

This Artwork Symbolizes A Sugar Skull in Mexico being visited by a loved one in the spirit of a Monarch Butterfly on the “Day of the Dead” or El Dia De Los Muertos.

By the first of November the Monarch Butterfly’s arrive in Mexico just in time for the Corn Harvest and the “DAY OF THE DEAD”. According to tradition: The Monarch Butterfly’s are the souls of ancestors coming back to visit their loved ones.

This 4 piece artwork has texture and was started with an application of plaster on canvas, then painted with acrylic paint, gilded with gold powder and embellished with 3D paints to give it a detailed finish.

Each canvas measures 8 x 10″ and the total height is 16″ x 20″ Wide. If you wish to place a BID for this work of art, please click here – The auction has NO RESERVE and the starting bid is $49.

Mariposa - A Spirit Returns by Laura Barbosa - display

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Mardi Gras Celebration

Bright colors and musical notes. The happy days of Mardi Gras painted with energy and attitude. A gator decorated in beads with his cocktail and voodoo hat. The skeleton is a trumpet playing musician surrounded by music.

Acrylics on Canvas – 12 × 36″

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Mardi Gras Celebration by Laura Barbosa - display

Mardi Gras Celebration by Laura Barbosa - modern home decor

Mardi Gras Celebration by Laura Barbosa = gator

Mardi Gras Celebration by Laura Barbosa - modern home decor 2

Mardi Gras Celebration by Laura Barbosa = skeleton musician

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Viva La Muerte

(Long Live Death) – A Whimsical Day Of The Dead Skeleton Playing His Guitar. Painted in Vibrant Acrylic Colors that POP! Celebrating Dia De Los Muertos with hues of green, pink, purple, blue, orange and yellow.

24 × 24″ Acrylics on Canvas.

New! “Viva La Muerte” 24 x 24″ ORIGINAL PAINTING!
Now on Auction for 7 Days – No Reserve – Starting Bid $49.

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Viva La Muerte by Laura Barbosa (Long Live Death) - display

Viva La Muerte by Laura Barbosa (Long Live Death) - HOME DECOR 2

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New Day Of The Dead Folkart Painting

This Day Of The Dead Painting is layered in colors, with hues of purple, yellow, pink, blue, green, brown and red to celebrate this mexican holiday. Hand painted folkart with roses and a guitar, created in 2012.  GO TO AUCTION