Witches remain one of the most enduring Halloween symbols. Their boiling cauldrons have been vilified as the equipment used to create evil potions. In truth these women toiled in primitive conditions to ease the suffering of the people around them. Folk artists continue to capture the plaintive faces of Halloween witches and their most important accessories: pointed hats, striped witch shoes, purring black cats, flying bats and of course their broom.
Folk artist or primitive artists use organic materials and scraps to create the forlorn and sometimes scary primitive Halloween witch