“All my jewelry has stories” – Eva Green
“There is nothing permanent except change.” – Heraclitus
Today our vase tells the tale of an exceptional deity among the pantheons of ancient gods. Amaterasu is one of the few female solar gods. Her full name means ‘Great Divinity Illuminating Heaven’ and she is one of the principal gods in the Shinto religion.
When we stretch to help others, we often learn and grow. We see things differently.
Because I’m not giving up! I’m still here and I’m stayin’!
Kermit The Frog
— The Muppets Take Manhattan (1984)
Knowing trees, I understand the meaning of patience. Knowing grass, I can appreciate persistence. – Hal Borland
It’s been a strange year here at The Alchemist’s Studio