Book of Kells: Framed Tree of Life

The Books of Kells Series:
Inspired by the artistry of the ancient text and my belief that books carry within them all the questions and answers we've ever dreamt up. Much like each of us as individuals, each page leads to the next, but never is a single page the sum of us or our life story. With space for an important keepsake, picture, or, perhaps, a lock of hair from our own love story.

On the Cover, Tree of Life:
This is my interpretation of the Tree of Life: The universe depicted as an extention of one codependent form. The root sustains through it's connection to the ground while the branches bring heavenly sustainence. Worked with trinity knots at the end of the branches, this knot represents the trinity archetype. From the body, mind, and spirit, to the Father, Son, and Holy Ghost. Framed by an original, hand drafted knot work design.

apx measurements (including bail) 1.5"x .75"x .4"

Views: 77

Comment

You need to be a member of crafthaus to add comments!

Join crafthaus

Latest Activity

2Roses posted blog posts
5 hours ago
Ana M. Lopez posted a blog post

Industrial Arts

I will be exhibiting a wide variety of work at the University of Texas at San Antonio's Terminal 136 Gallery from August 31st through September 16th with a public "lunch and lecture" at…See More
11 hours ago
Rebecca Skeels commented on Rebecca Skeels's group The Association for Contemporary Jewellery
"Design Frontiers is a group exhibition at Somerset House, within the Edmond J. Safra Fountain Court, West Wing and Terrace Room Galleries, of 30 leading international designers whose work challenges boundaries. The curated and free exhibition will…"
yesterday
Rebecca Skeels commented on Rebecca Skeels's group The Association for Contemporary Jewellery
"Jewel Crowd Summer Read Starts Here      …"
yesterday
Rebecca Skeels commented on Rebecca Skeels's group The Association for Contemporary Jewellery
yesterday
Rebecca Skeels commented on Rebecca Skeels's group The Association for Contemporary Jewellery
"BRUNCH WITH THE DIRECTORThu 5 October 2017  10am – 12pm, Free (including brunch)Improving your technical skills is a lifelong process. Join Peter Taylor, Director of the Goldsmiths’ Centre, for a lively discussion on what resources…"
yesterday
Rebecca Skeels commented on Rebecca Skeels's group The Association for Contemporary Jewellery
yesterday
Rebecca Skeels commented on Rebecca Skeels's group The Association for Contemporary Jewellery
"By HandBlue Line Arts Coker Main GalleryBy Hand ProspectusAPPLY NOW  http://www.bluelinearts.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/Blue-Line-Call-For-Artist-By-Hand.pdf"
yesterday

Videos

  • Add Videos
  • View All

Masthead Credits

Nisa Blackmon

"Symbihome", 2017

Copper, vitreous enamel, luster.

6.5"l x 4.5"w x 1.25"h.

© 2017   Created by Brigitte Martin.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service