Titania and Oberon, the Fairy Lovers unite, and Spring blossoms with their passion.
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My fantasy HATS … and Headdresses… Magical creations, each one is a small and unique work of art. Some are made entirely with natural elements and flowers like fairy wreaths Others are for city wear, weddings and special occasions. Created with love and and embellished with silk faux flowers, pearls and threads they are made to order and each is a a celebration of the joys of spring… a Chapeau Fantastique !
Phoenixes and Angels; both rise up to Heaven… A bronze cast from a wax original, standing four feet tall, my sculpture, “Golden Shakti”is photographed here against a painted detail of an abstracted wing. Rising up from the flames into a golden sky, reborn and crowned with gold, the Goddess is rising like a Phoenix. Rising up from the ashes of our own self immolation, we feel the planets collectively as Uranus in Aries, wild and willful, opposes Saturn in steady Capricorn. We feel the desire for freedom and for truth as the Feminine arises empowered refusing to be restricted and restrained. Venus, the Goddess of love and Chiron the Healer are meeting in the sign of Pisces in their yearly embrace. A wave of compassion, a rising up of the Feminine is spreading, healing pain with solace and releasing love to the world from the collective feminine heart. Angels will be rising like Phoenixes in their flames – the Year of the Fire Cock is coming, giving us the rare opportunity to rise up like a Phoenix and fly.
Blessing us with their beauty, the roses bloom, celebrating Midsummer. Regardless of the madness of our human world and the aspects of the stars. they whisper love as summer graces our world once again… filling me with inspiration.
Persephone is still in darkness, here… in the North. Our bodies and hearts yearn for her and we pray for her emergence…Struggling to break through into the light, she is surrounded by flowers and tendrils and roots, coming alive all around her. She breathes love and fire into the black earth, incubating life with her sighs and her breath.
.This image is part of a series I have been working on of the Goddesses and the Seasons…Created with photographic imagery,painting and digitalization.
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Libra and Pisces make the best photographers and models, I think… Both are double signs and are so sensitive to the other. Libra’s love of harmony becomes an easy flow of give and take, and they create an aura of beauty around themselves and whatever they touch. Pisces intuits and brings out the inner dreams of a subject as a photographer or morphs into any fantasy as a model… This is a perfect time to indulge in the pleasures of a romantic, boudoir photo shoot. Venus seduces us so cleverly in Aquarius, unique, eccentric and somewhat detached, while Neptune in Pisces takes us on a flight of dreamy and muted passion. Lit by the Pisces Sun, our spirits opened by Neptune can soar in dreamy flight through a voluptuous sky flowing with grace… Our lens becomes all soft focus now as we flow with beauty in a cloud of Pisces love…
She emerges into the frozen world, piercing the veils with her woman’s passion, red robes spilling with roses onto snow.
Large and bold … full of passion , yet soft , and full of light … my new paintings reflect the powerful conjunction in Leo of the Sun, Mercury and Jupiter … This large new painting – large scale abstract – full of movement and a sense of peaceful flowing expansion… perfect for a dramatic large space and modern design, to decorate a lobby, large modern loft or home…
Cosmologies are evolving… a new quartet… Sun, Jupiter , Mercury glow together with passion – in Leo the Lion … the painting reflects the energy … started at the Leo New Moon … and completed with the Aquarius Full moon… A quartet of canvasses-their combined size – 6 by 8 feet. A feeling of dreams and passion with a deep intensity that smoulders beneath the surface … Mars in Scorpio … mixed media, acrylics and oils .. May be ordered in varied sizes,wonderful as a large print. My images can now be ordered as large as 20 feet wide … or simply as large as the originals !
Please contact me for further information or inquiries regarding commissioned works or reproductions.
There he was ..
lap … A drive somewhere … destination unknown … ” Forget your worries … Just dress for a magical ride , very old school style …” was all he had said . As an afterthought , he added , ” We will driving in the Queen Mum’s car … ”
It was Sterling , a mysterious and elegant man . I liked to call him my gentleman friend . He made me feel very old fashioned . I like that . He was a charmer , and loved fine , fine cars , and …. stylish ladies … and loved them in combination . He was calling me out of the blue as he often did , to take me for a spin , and I was always ready … He had that way about him . .
What adventure awaited me today ? I wondered as I chose my clothes , Pearls , a charcoal grey suit , a vintage sequined sweater circa 1957, , same era as the car , and white lace sandals with very high heels .
We were traveling back in time . And iit was beautiful … I could simply sit back , and sail away with the breeze from the lake , and let the sun caress my face as we drove . Sterling was taking care of everything . The car sparkled , like the day . A 1953 Daimler , once owned by the Queen Mother … it had known some glory in days gone by .
He was taking me to high tea some where very special , he said …. Sweeping me away , white horse and all . I stepped into the car … interesting , the feel of very old , very special automobiles . seems to make my head spin .. and we drove into a world gone by . He sang as we drove , singing jazz hits of years gone by . I sat back , listening , my mind meandering like his songs . Old fashioned . Black and white movies . were going through my head . And the glory of summer as we drove down to the lake . He sang , ” Volare , ” and then would change it up , and sing old tunes he loved . I let the wind play with my hair , and the sun kiss me .
We were in a time capsule now , or making our own … Antique cars are like magic carpets …. or genies …. and any thing can happen ….. especially with Sterling at the wheel …. The Windsor Arms , perhaps ?
- Royal ride: Queen’s Daimler sells for $63K (newsday.com)