10x20 inches, watercolors and ink on Arches hot press paper with genuine gold leafing in the letters.
For Lady of August, I drew upon the themes of mourning and remembrance of the Obon festival of Japan. During this festival, lanterns guide the spirits of loved ones to and from the underworld. She is a Lady of guidance for these spirits.
Unlike the Lady of November, she is not a beacon for the dead, she is the river. She is the gentle stream that brings the spirits ever homeward and back again, protecting them on their long journey.
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Just dropped these off at @sacredwatersrva.
Garnet & grainstone on the left and Amethyst and grainstone on the right.
The stone is porous enough to hold essential oil so go ahead and aromatherapy your day away!
If you love these and think I should make more, be sure to snatched these up and let me know 😍
Custom tear drop Ruby pendant headed home today!! I love the faceted cut of this one and how much it sparkled with movement. I also realized it's been so long since I made a piece with this setting, and I LOVE it!! Definitely need to incorporate this into future pieces ❤️❤️
Photo shoot day...and these fun hoop earrings are front and center. They are part of our winter collection focusing on the celestial.
I'll let you know when they are up on the website. Who knows, they may take a test run over at @sacredwatersrva 😘
I just wanted to share my new bracelet charms with you❤️I decided to fill this one with my families birth stones. The Swarovski crystal hearts are gorgeous ❤️I added in a 'family,' and 'love' charm as well. You can find all of these on the link in my bio ❤️let me know if I can help you put together something! #origamiowl#o2