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“The Angry Mermaid” Float

"The Angry Mermaid" float by Tatyana Mescheryakova The little mermaid grows up, gets angry about the destruction of her underwater domain that's being caused by the climate change, and leads her ocean army to war with the humans. In particular, she's had enough of the inadequate response and sketchy reports of the cleanup of her Continue Reading...
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“The Dead Ain’t Gone” Float

I filled my float with the Gede, a family of spirits in the vodou tradition, who come from the New World (Haiti in particular) and are popular in New Orleans. The more famous members of the family include Manman Brigitte and Les Barons, and Baron Cimitiere. The Gede guard the cemeteries and help people pass Continue Reading...
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The Making of King and Queen Floats

I still have to add some lights and finishing touches, but – here they are, the King and Queen floats. What do you think?I still have to add some lights and finishing touches, but – here they are, the King and Queen floats.What do you think?...
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