Saturday, August 31, 2019

Look what flew in



The last critter has now joined the medicine wheel and I am currently adding Celtic knots. I think these will work well with my mandela. No connection with Native American themes, but being a Scouter, I have always been working with knots, teaching knots and braiding the right knot for the right purpose.

Of course the purpose of these knots is to fill  border space, but I like the meaning they represent, eternity, loyalty, faith, friendship, love, and the interconnection of life and our place within the universe. I think that is also fitting with a meditative mandela, so I have been drafting a few knots to fit the spaces on the inner border.
There may be a trinity shaped knot to fill the corner spaces.

I'm not sure where this will end up, but I am enjoying the journey....

5 comments:

  1. And I'm enjoying watching your progress - this is another beautiful work of art - ;))

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  2. More added every day, the owl is magnificent with that fine stitching, and the Celtic knots tying everything together with all the meanings. Lovely, every part.

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  3. So thoughtful in every detail - just fabulous!

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  4. Not only are you skilled, but creative in your designs. I wish there was a way to purchase a mini version of this design and others!

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