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Hera and the Peacocks tail……

Hera was the wife of Zeus and is seen as the goddess of women and marriage. Hera is often shown with a pomegranate an emblem of fertile blood and death.  Hera was known for her jealous and vengeful nature against … Continue reading

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Bain-Marie …Mary’s bath

The Alchemist I burned my life, that I might find A passion wholly of the mind, Thought divorced from eye and bone, Ecstasy come to breath alone. I broke my life, to seek relief From the flawed light of love … Continue reading

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Leda and the swan…..

A mythic collagraph…..Leda who was much admired by Zeus was seduced by him in the guise of a black swan. His act was to  fall into her arms for protection from a pursuing eagle. Their consummation, on the same night … Continue reading

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Vesta …..

Vesta is the Roman Goddess of the sacred Hearth and equates with the Greek Goddess Hestia. She is always depicted with her face covered …hence only her dress is shown here. In roman times there were always 6  vestal virgins … Continue reading

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Daphne …..

On Thursday 14th of February the  global event ‘One Billion Rising” took place to bring awareness to the fact that 1 in 3 women in the world will be raped or abused in her lifetime. Many women and men connected … Continue reading

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