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Venus Infusion - decoding

February 20th, 2017

Venus Infusion - decoding

Decoding the symbolic language of this illumination as it relates to the present moment.
http://artsonggarden.blogspot.com/2017/02/venus-infusion-decoding.html

Questing for the Grail Quest

June 6th, 2016

Questing for the Grail Quest

The story behind the copperwork illumination EL SANTO CALIZ.

Copper, Alchemy and the Venus Factor

April 5th, 2016

Copper, Alchemy and the Venus Factor

Chemistry dissolves the goddess in the alembic,
Venus, the copper queen, the universal matrix,
Down to the molecular hexagons and carbon-chains.

adapted from The Collected Poems of Kathleen Raine


Alchemically and astrologically speaking, the metal copper and the planet and goddess Venus share the symbol of the circle and the cross, the sign of the feminine.

Gazing through the Lattice

April 5th, 2016

Gazing through the Lattice

“When Alice stepped through the looking glass, she entered the realm of imagination.
…This “going through” is an essential aspect of Eros, the great principle that connects us to things beyond our egos.
excerpt from Words as Eggs by Russell A. Lockhart

The archetypal language of lattices in the form of fluid geometries opens to us a secret view into worlds beyond the apparent.

The Great Transition

August 14th, 2015

The Great Transition

Reflections on death from Aurobindo and Tagore.

Bee Light

July 27th, 2015

Bee Light

Description and process of Nur an-Nahl or Invocation.

Enlettered Essence

May 20th, 2015

Enlettered Essence

Latest Illumination completed.

Dynamic Intervention

March 17th, 2015

Dynamic Intervention

Dynamic Intervention is the title of the latest copperwork illumination at Studio Moresca. Close-up images and a discussion of the possible meaning of the symbolism of the work.

3 Day Copperwork Immersion

February 23rd, 2015

3 Day Copperwork Immersion

Information on participating in copperwork classes.

Creating Transitional Entrances

January 26th, 2015

Creating Transitional Entrances

Creating a significant marker for thresholds of your home, garden, or other sacred space.

Garden Journals

September 26th, 2014

Garden Journals

Copper harvest of remnant pieces for Garden Journal covers. Interesting one-of-a-kind creations based on shape and size of remnant. These journals were created for the Crestone Art Studio Tour, Oct. 4-5, 2014.

Involution

July 23rd, 2014

Involution

The implications of an Immovable Object meeting an Irresistible Force. The transformation of power.

Earthly Images and a Ghost Horse

April 2nd, 2014

Earthly Images and a Ghost Horse

Discussion of two illuminations, "Shimmering" and "Return of the Messenger"

The Dream Tree

March 10th, 2014

The Dream Tree

A commission fulfilling the vision of an old dream that also addressed the wounds of a severed tree.

Fine Art Prints on Metal and Clear Acrylic

March 5th, 2014

Fine Art Prints on Metal and Clear Acrylic

Sharing what I learned about the printing process offered by Fine Art America that best suit Studio Moresca Copperwork Illuminations.

Dream Door

March 5th, 2014

Dream Door

Inspirations from a stunning dream of Sheikh Nurredin Al-Jerrahi

Whirling from World to World to World

March 5th, 2014

Whirling from World to World to World

Discussions of reincarnation in the Jewish Mystical Tradition.

Evolving Mitochondria?

March 5th, 2014

Evolving Mitochondria?

Fight for Life - A Love Song. Images that emerge for the Universal Unconscious.

Light is Planted at the Garden Gate

March 5th, 2014

Light is Planted at the Garden Gate

Inspired entrance to a one's garden

Primeval Forest Mother

March 5th, 2014

Primeval Forest Mother

Bringing into view an ancient, forgotten archetype