Deer Medicine A4 Print
Print taken from my original artwork 'Deer Medicine'
Whilst living in Wales I felt drawn to understand more about our connection to the land through the power of stories and myth. I discovered that the Welsh story of the goddess Ceridwen and her cauldron of inspiration is based around Bala Lake (pictured) which I could see from my old house
Elen of the ways the antlered deer goddess has strong links to Wales, recently I walked part of Sarn Helen one of her ancient trackways and on my daily dog walks I look across to the magical Berwyn mountain range (pictured) with it's majestic waterfall Pistyll Rhaeadr where it's said the gateway to Arthur's ancient lands and the kingdom of the Celtic otherworld resides.
Following Print out included :
~ Deer Medicine ~
This painting represents a journey into the myths and legends of the Celtic otherworld, in the Celtic world nothing is ever straight, journeys go one way and then the other gradually working towards the centre and then back again, I used the labyrinth motif to represent this journey, if you follow the pathway it may take you from the depths of space to the path of the Sun & Moon, through the ancient pinewoods to meet the ferry man with his boat ready and waiting to take you to the underworld, you may even discover Cerridwen's cauldron of inspiration. The ancient deer goddess Elen of the Ways stands in the center to guide you on your journey.
A4 Print size 21 x 29.7 cm (with small white boarder around image)
Professionally Printed on 300gsm quality heavy weight paper in a smooth finish
Signed on the back
Prints are protected with recycled card backing with a compostable Bio-degradable bag made from corn starch and are posted in a card backed envelope
Freerangefaeries watermark does not appear on the final print.
*Wooden frame not included
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Kate Monkman, Bryn Awel, Bethel, Bala, Gwynedd, LL23 7LB
Apr 26, 2022
Feb 18, 2022
such beautiful art, so incredible
Dec 12, 2021
Such a beautiful print! Photos don’t do it justice. And the meaning behind it is so lovely too.
Sep 18, 2021
Beautiful quality print, excellent delivery. Would definitely recommend this seller thank you.
Mar 6, 2021
This picture is absolutely beautiful. Deer is my Power Animal and I’d been looking for a painting to capture this beautiful animal. Thank you Kate