Join in June for Bloody Mary and other witchy folk for a Weekend of Witchery & New Orleans Voodoo at Swamp Magic!
Join her in June and be a part of her workshop, ritual and tours. Bloody Mary’s roots have been in New Orleans for 300 years and her connection to the spirits of the land, sea and ancestors are deep. She is a New Orleans Voodoo queen in her priestess protector role and Mambo Asogwe in the sister religion of Haitian voodoo. A true supernaturalist at heart she touches the spirits of her hometown through story, sacred song and magic. In ritual she is the Mamissi who helps you connect to the ancient wisdom of swamp magic as you meet the spirit of place when as she leads us at the riverboat ritual evoking Maman you, Mami Wata and the mysteries to come to you. As practitioner she is Psychopomp and medium as she teaches the world how to connect with the otherside. Bloody Mary was a New Orleans born and raised Catholic, natural medium and shaman. She teaches as she connects you with the spirit of place and the spirits she has grown up with in her hometown. As an active priestess and voodoo shaman (or traituer) she bestows wisdom and healings in baptisms, weddings and funerals an performs healing rituals for land, waters, humans and spirits too. She actively teaches spirit connection and gives tours and paranormal investigations to the public since 1994.
Bloody Mary is the celebrity historian expert chosen for over 250 documentaries about the other side of New Orleans history , mysticism and magic including three episodes of Ghost adventures, and History channel’s Voodoo and cemetery specials, SyFy, Discovery, A&E, and even CNN and has been chosen for 20-20 special for her famous voodoo wedding ritual presentations. She is currently shooting a pilot for Boo Bayou with John Schneider’s Studios, has her own YouTube variety series on Voodoo Paranormal, The Bloody Mary Show : Enter the Spirit Realm, is curator of the #HauntedMuseumNOLA and Le Spirit shop PLUS her Famous Bloody May New Orleans premier tour company serves you as always.
Bloody Mary opened American first Ghost Photo Gallery as part of Art for Art’s Sake Showing October 1999 for a permanent Paranormal Display in a haunted slaves quarters aka “The Spirit Realm” where she brought visitors for tours, workshops and paranormal investigations until 2005. After Katrina the Ghost Photo Gallery went Mobile with Bloody Mary’s Spirit Realm and traveled to paranormal parties and events where Bloody Mary did Ghost Hunts and seminars at various locations not only throughout New Orleans, but also throughout the country. Bloody Marys Para-Euro summer tour explored sacred sites and paranormal curiosities in Belgium, France, Rome, Sicily, Athens Delphi, Crete and beyond. Bloody Mary has been a celebrity documentarian and Psychic Medium, professional storyteller and lecturer providing hands on workshops on her special Voodoo Paranormal Methods since 1994 and has also taught her paranormal photography since then, but has been an intuitive investigator since 1975. Her cooperative and humanistic approach to spirit connection utilizes modern technique but focuses on old school shamanistic customs and psychic investigative technique for a more personal approach. She is the founder of the ” Spirits rights ‘ activist movement and the author of the Paranormal Bluebook series featuring her supernatural photography. Her book is the New Orleans Hit Book from Weiser book March 2016 is #bloodymarysguide to “Hauntings, Horrors and Dancing with the Dead.” Rave reviews have come in from across the board and 9 out of 10 that read it agree, that the book itself, is haunted! 2018 has her Schiffer Books release Voodoo :Conjure and Sacrifice by Voodoo Queen Bloody Mary Photos by Justice Howard in the works and the 2012 Paranormal Bluebooks series is Da Bomb!
Bloody Mary lives and practices in New Orleans with her husband Matthew, son Jagger, 2 cats, 2 dogs , 2 snakes and a whole houseful of Spirits. They have a New Orleans Voodoo Family tradition and an active Mid-city temple est. 1999 , “Les Salon L’esprit Verte” where she is Queen Mother Marie, following the ole Marie Laveau Voodoo style now also in mystic institute in her Haunted Museum and spirit shop 828 N. Rampart St. 504-915-7774