Image by DALLAS STRIBLEY. GETTY image no : 148645261 . Priestess Miriam and her late husband Priest Oswan Chamani. Practitioners in New Orleans they are the founders of the Voodoo Spiritual Temple. A magical lady who conducts awesome rituals!
Looks like Erzulie Danto to me.any other guesses?-- I am really interested in Vévés as folk art patterns, but a bit leery of messing with any spiritual signification so far out of a tradition I understand.