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Vagabond Artist Images of Haiti–St. Marc Boys

Vagabond Artist Images of Haiti--St. Marc Boys

While visiting the ruins of an 18th Century fort on the cliffs overlooking St. Marc, my driver and I were visited by a group of curious boys who wondered what “le blanc” (the white guy) was doing so far away from the main road. I did a quick pencil sketch and took some photos, which I combined to make this water color sketch later on.

Vagabond Artist Images of Haiti–Boy on a Bus

Vagabond Artist Images of Haiti--Boy on a Bus

“Boy on a Bus” (watercolor, 2012) was made from a sketch done while driving around the Delmas area of Port-au-Prince. Buses were relatively rare compared to the thousands of “tap taps” that clogged the streets.