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754 Government Street
Mobile, AL, 36602
United States

(251) 304-9008

The Serpents of Bienville is an artist collective started in Southern Alabama by Amanda and Sean Herman. The project has grown from a study of southern mythology and folklore to include art, books, and merchandise available for purchase. The Serpents of Bienville is a celebration of the Southern Arts community and the people that carry on the tradition of creativity. Subscribe to our blog to hear about Alabama's history, oddities, lore and hidden treasures. Follow us on social media to stay up to date with new artists and projects in our community!

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Participating Artists

SEAN HERMAN

SEAN HERMAN IS A FATHER, TATTOOER, WRITER AND CREATOR.  BORN MOVING, HE WAS INVOLVED IN ALL KIND OF MOVEMENTS FROM MISSIONARY WORK IN YOUTH,  TO PUNK ROCK TO ANARCHISM, THESE ELEMENTS ARE WHAT SHAPED HIM TO BE WHO HE IS TODAY, ALL COMPLETELY DIFFERENT, AND ALL THE SAME.  THE ONE THING THAT WAS ALWAYS A CONSTANT WAS POSITIVITY AND THE ART OF CREATION.  LEARN MORE AT WWW.SEANHERMAN.COM

 


AMANDA HERMAN

SOUTHERN WRITER AND CREATOR. VEGAN RECIPE EXPERIMENTALIST. DISCOVERER. ADVENTURER. WIFE AND MOM TO THE HYPER FOCUSED AND WILDLY CREATIVE. I'VE BEEN REFERRED TO BY THE SMITHSONIAN AS AN AMAZONIAN GLADIATOR. PROUD SUPPORTER OF PMA AND BIG HAIR. BY THE TIME I'VE REACHED MY GOLDEN YEARS, I WOULD LIKE AT LEAST ONE PERSON TO BE ABLE TO SAY, "THAT OLD BAT MAY BE CRAZY AS A LOON, BUT SHE CAN TELL A DAMN GOOD STORY".


Ally Clements

Unique handmade jewelry made from ethically sourced bones and metals.  The bones are all from personally collected and processed roadkill. Find more at www.etsy.com/shop/barelybonesboutique


Duane Knight

Duane Knight is an intergalactic warrior from the other dimension that has the cool lasers and stuff.  He came here to impart the secret physics of space navigation through optical inake of specific color spectrums and pattern as they call upon ancient natural powers known by all living creatures in this realm except humans.  Through visual production he translates the ageless knowledge and wisdom of the cosmos.  To find out more about duane visit www.facebook.com/duaneknightart and read more from our piece with him here


Chris Cumbie

chris cumbie is the creator of hand carved, painted, welded and wood burned original 3d mixed media art.  Some call it outsider art, others contemporary folk...in his words "I just make stuff".  To find out more about chris visit www.facebook.com/chriscumbieart or www.chriscumbieart.com.  You can email chris at chris_cumbie@yahoo.com.  You can also read more about chris from the piece we wrote on him here.


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Port City Honey - Patrick Walker & Brittany Mistich

Local honey slingin' by patrick walker and Brittany Mistich.  Locally sourced honey and bee based jewelry.  to find out more visit https://www.facebook.com/portcityhoney or https://www.instagram.com/portcityhoney .


patrick tucker

Patrick tucker creates works of art from pyrography to painting.  for commissions or inquiries email him at p_tuck88@yahoo.com.  to find out more visit www.facebook.com/patricktuckerartist or https://www.instagram.com/alabamaburning/ .


kathrena rivera

Kathrena rivera is a film photographer based in Mobile, Alabama.  She uses pinhole and toy cameras to create images with an abstract and surrealist quality.  Images intended to convey moments of stillness, memories, and dreams. to contact kathrena you can email her at kathrena.rivera@gmail.com . To find out more visit www.facebook.com/kathrenariveraphotography or www.kathrenaphoto.com .


kerry parks

Kerry parks creates beautiful, unique hand blow glass pieces out of her studio, "the hot shop", out of the Orange Beach Art Center.  to find out more visit www.orangebeachartcenter.com/2013/hot_shop_about.php.  You can also read more about kerry from the piece we did on her here.


Out of step books - Steve and jinxi caddel

Out of step books creates collaborative art books that seek to honor outstanding artists and their work, while supporting arts education by donating to classrooms in need.  Out of step books was founded in 2011 by steve and jinxi caddel.  as a longtime author and editor working within the tattoo industry, jinxi has written, edited, and/or curated eighteen books to date.  Steve and jinxi's passion for art and books, as well as their respect for the artists, enthusiasts, and collectors within that creative world, were the driving forces behind the inception of the company.  With jinxi heading up the creative side of the company, steve manages the business side of things, and they employ a small crew of designers and associate editors that help bring the projects to life. Out of step books prides itself on the high standards of the publications that it produces, both in content and quality of production.  they are dedicated to providing readers with inspirational and informative art books that include distinct designs and excellent editorial.  They are committed to giving back to our beloved art community and donate to class rooms in need through an outstanding charity called donorschoose.org .  to find out more visit www.oosbooks.com 


sol davis

Sol davis is a successful and unique artist from mobile, alabama.  He is one of the most sought after artists in the mobile area. For commissions email sol at soaplands24@gmail.com


The hidden south - brent walker

brent walker is a photographer and writer based out of Atlanta, Georgia.  The hidden south is an ongoing project that documents intimate stories and portraits of people throughout the southeast U.s. The project has grown into a recently released book now available at Serpents of Bienville.  To learn more visit www.thehiddensouth.com or www.facebook.com/thehiddensouth .


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