Art Alchemy Studio

Mixed Media Art by Chaska Peacock

Thursday, October 09, 2008

Green Man

"Am I not partly leaves and vegetable mould myself?" Henry Thoreau

This is an ancient pagan symbol, but it can also be found carved on medieval churches as a remnant of more primal beliefs.

He symbolizes the cycle of life.....death and rebirth, and the green sap of life-force.


Blogger Doe Grozs Art said...

I'm loving that you're posting these.. Another great book Signs of Life by Angeles Arrien

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