Original Painting - Folklore Alphabet - F
This painting is one of a series of 26 Alphabet paintings measuring 10.5" x 13.5" (to fit 11x14 Frame) which celebrate the richness and diversity of the flora and fauna of the British Isles and the influence of the cultures that surround it. Mythological stories and ancient folklore handed down from our ancestors have given our beautiful Isles and all her creatures spiritual significance.The aim of this series of paintings is to continue this tradition by creating a collection of spiritual images inspired by folklore and Mother Nature to pass onto our own children based on the letters of the alphabet.
Spiritual and Folklore Interpretations: Letter ‘F'
Fox: In folklore the fox represents a persistence, gentleness and adaptability.
Falcon: Spiritually the falcon is linked to wisdom and guardianship, showing your life’s purpose.
Frog: A symbol of shamanic power and magic. Frogs are linked to transition and transformation.
Fairies: Magical Creatures in many mythological stories.
Foxglove: Woodland plant associated with fairies and witches.
Fig: Symbol of fertility, strength and health.
Fern: Associated with Pixies, knowledge and archaism.
Fir Tree: Sacred tree linked to clear vision and ability to change.
Forget –me-not: Associated with true love.
Feverfew: A medicinal plant.
Feathers: Sacred to many cultures, associated with speed, flight, angels and ascension.