The Changing Faces of the Temple
Paintings by Olivia Robertson - Photographer Minette Quick
February 11, 2012
The Old Dungeon (1625)
Now the Cave of the Mothers
New arrangement of pictures of the Goddesses:
Persephone, Cerridwen, the 3 Fates & Coatlicue & Her Twins.
They surround a tripod of golden coloured eggs for future births.
A broomstick is added as Olivia has accepted the Honorary Title
Of 3rd Degree Witch of Salem, Massachusetts,
Bestowed by the Rev. Laurie Cabot, Honorary Priestess of Isis, FOI.
Shrine of Mamabuluka & Child
Before Cloth hanging by OR showing Mago
Comet Goddess of Indonesia
Aman Ra is shown below.
Nephthys, Osiris & Isis
Mask of Osiris to the Left
Isis Altar Below.
Nephthys is painted on Stone. Osiris mask on shroud,
And Osiris awake on mirror.
Isis is on glass with coloured cloths background.
Close-up of Isis.
Brigid Na Mara - Goddess of all Rivers, Seas & Wells,
Is united with Her new Well Cover representing the 3 Well-Wishers,
A Woman of the Sidhe with her son & daughter.
Original painted cloth hanging embellished by OR.
Brigid is shown bringing a Waterfall of Blessings from Heaven to Earth
And Her flowing gown pours like water over the stones into the Well.
Her trident rests on her arm and her hands are on the heads of 2 chub fish.
(Our ongoing thanks to Minette and Olivia for sharing these!)
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