Tag Archives: Goddess

Creating Woman from water and clay

The subject of this painting by Robert Wilhelm Ekman (1808-1873) is the beginning of the Kalevala, the birth of the world, and the Finnish goddess Ilmatar, mother of all. The spellsong  by the Swedish group Hedningarna is about the goddess Ilmatar who … Continue reading

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How Gods are made

King Mongkut (Rama IV) is still venerated as a God in Thailand.  In the west he became famous as the all singing and all dancing King of Siam in ‘The King and I’. A while ago I spent an evening … Continue reading

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Driftwood garden Artwave

Here’s hoping that the Angel of Storm Clouds will keep the rain away during the Open House Artwave in Bishopstone, near Lewes, when I go to invigilate tomorrow from 2-5pm! The art festival opens on Sat/Sun August 25 &26th 12-5pm … Continue reading

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When the Gods walked the earth

During my work with clay and fire I have learnt a lot. I started very early on to experience  the earth as a living entity,Gaia,  and my torsos are very much a way of describing this. I sculpt the Goddess as I … Continue reading

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