After The Heavy Rains

Artist: Shanice Age: 12 School: Dunnottar City: Castries Country: St. Lucia Medium: water paint We are looking at my mother’s furniture after the heavy rain. I chose this scene because after the rains the people in my community were looking at the effects of the rain. In my family there is my mother, father and […]

Christmas in St. Lucia

Artist: Danny Age: 18 School: Dunnottar City: Castries Country: St.┬áLucia Medium: markers The people are inside their homes celebrating Christmas. In house number one (yellow) the man is relaxing and listening to music. In the pink house they are watching TV, and in the green house they are having Christmas lunch. I chose this scene […]

Jounen Kweyol Singing

Artist: Leah School: Dunnottar School Country: St. Lucia “They are singing and dancing to the children in the school. The children are singing and dancing, while celebrating Jonen Kweyol festival. I chose this scene, because I like to hear the children sing.” “My family: Mother and brothers. I like to play with friends. I would […]

A Picnic at the Waterfall

Artist: Bianca Age: 16 School: Dunnottar School City: Castries Country: St. Lucia W.I. In my scene my family is having a picnic at the waterfall and we are barbecuing chicken. I chose this scene because I like to go to the waterfall. In my family I have a mother, sister, and father. I like to […]

La Marguerite

Artist: Danny Age: 17 School: Dunnottar School City: Castries Country: St. Lucia W.I. Our children in the school are taking part in La Marquerite. It is a cultural festival here. I chose this scene because each year our school takes part La Marguerite. I have a father, mother, sister, and brother. I like to play […]

Carol Singing in The Street

Artist: Leah Age: 12 School: VSAarts of St. Lucia, The Dunnottar School City: La Pansee, Castries Country: ST. LUCIA In this scene children are singing carols in the street in my community. I chose this scene because I like to see people singing in the street. I live with my mother and brothers. I like […]

Grande Round

Artist: Trisha Age: 13 School: VSAarts of St. Lucia, The Dunnottar School City: La Pansee, Castries Country: ST. LUCIA The people are dancing our traditional dance. We learn this dance at our school. I chose this scene because I dance it at my school. My family consists of my mother and my sister. I like […]

Jounen Kweyol

Artist: Imran Age: 13 School: VSAarts of St. Lucia, The Dunnottar School City: La Pansee, Castries Country: ST. LUCIA In this scene people at Jounen Kweyol are walking and dancing in the streets. I chose this scene because I like to go to Jounen Kweyol. I live with my mother, brothers, and sisters. I like […]

A Thatch House

Artist: Leah Age: 11 School: The Dunnottar School City: St. Lucia Country: St. Lucia Artifact: The House With Coconut Leaves Medium: Crayon In my scene there are a number of houses in a community. One of the houses has a thatch roof. I chose this scene because I like to see this roof. I live […]

Papa Djab

Artist: Shernike Age: 13 School: VSAarts of St. Lucia, The Dunnottar School City: Castries Country: St. Lucia W.I. Papa Djab is one of the cultural scenes which can be seen parading throughout the streets on Christmas and Boxing Day. Papa Djab dances and chants to which the onlooker responds. I chose this scene because I […]

St. Lucia’s National Costume

Artist: Danny Age: 12 School: VSAarts of St. Lucia, The Dunnottar School City: Castries Country: St. Lucia W.I. I chose the costumes worn on National Day, Independence Day, and at any national ceremony. I sometimes have to wear it. I chose the scene because I like to see the costume. I live with my father, mother, […]

Carnival in St. Lucia

Artist: Shernike Age: 12 School: The Dunnottar School City: Castries Country: ST. LUCIA, W.I. The person on the bottom left. I chose this scene because Carnival is my favorite celebration. People are jumping Carnival on the road. The Carnival celebration takes place by the waterfront. “I live with my mother, father, two brothers and sister. […]