Tag Archives: transformation

The journey of the Selkie ….

“Selkie’s are mythological creatures that take form as both a seal and a human. Leaving their sealskin to become a human creature, but always wanting to return to their natural form. They where very rare, beautiful creatures, and held special … Continue reading

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The Lady , the Unicorn and the White stone……

This is a new alchemical dry-point print. Ever since visiting the Lady and the unicorn tapestries in Paris in the summer I have been pondering the mystery behind these beautiful images. I have placed the lady and the unicorn into … Continue reading

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La Santa Meurte…. Holy Death

La Santa Muerte  (Spanish for Holy Death), is a female folk saint venerated primarily in Mexico and the Southwestern United States. She is a female personification of death, and is associated with healing, protection, and safe delivery to the afterlife … Continue reading

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Euronyme and the Universal egg…

The World Egg is a symbol found in many mythologies and philosophies The 1st of October is my grandson Io’s 5th birthday , blessed is he with a name that hangs in the stars and planets.  So it felt synchronous … Continue reading

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VITRIOL : The Green lion devours the Sun……

This is one of my alchemical prints. Not one for everyone’s walls 🙂 Vitriol today means harsh and nasty criticism…the root of this word lies in Alchemy. Vitriol is the most important liquid in alchemy, bar none, serving as a … Continue reading

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Leucothea and her Life -giving Veil…..

  Leucothea ( milk-white Goddess)  is an ancient Greek sea goddess  and is the personification of the white foam and saltiness of the sea .  She wasn’t always so but had incurred the wrath of Hera when she helped raise … Continue reading

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Hermaphroditus…Child of the Sun and Moon

This is a new print in my ongoing Alchemy series. This ancient art is also called “The Great Work” and is said  to produce the perfect hermaphrodite or androgyne. Symbolically this is done by immersing the Sun king and Moon … Continue reading

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