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Festive art

February 08, 2017 3:30 PM
Paula Burch-Celentano pburch@tulane.edu

Artwork, clothing, jewelry and oils are just some of the items for sale at the Black Art Market on Wednesday (Feb. 8) in Pocket Park. The market is part of the Tulane Black Arts Festival, an annual event celebrating African American culture.

A crowd gathers to purchase scented candles and oils from Ernestine Wright, far left, and her sister Almalita Wright, left.
The art of Soraya Jean-Louis McElroy is available on greeting cards, notepads and writing journals.
Ashlin Washington, left, and jeweler Jordan Lewis, center, field questions from customers.
Artful boxes by artist Shelton LeBron create an eye-catching display.