Mary DuCharme, artist and instructor, paints in all mediums under the name of 'HADIJE'. Mary has resided in Florida 20 years and been painting almost 50 years. Her work has been described as daring, colorful, fearless and innovative. She is constantly inspired to create and continues to enjoy the process.
Mary's painting of JESUS that resembles stained glass is on the cover of the Catholic Missal for the Lent season ( April through June). The Missal has been sent to 15 thousand Catholic churches with a distribution of over 1,000,000. An awesome honor. St. Mary's Catholic church in Lafayette, La. has a banner 3 feet. by 12 feet of the painting placed at the entrance of their church.