Original Painting - Folklore Alphabet - T
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 ‘T'
Tawny Owl: Wisdom and a symbol of knowledge.
Turtle Dove: Love and tenderness.
Tiger Moth: Vulnerability and determination.
Tortoiseshell Butterfly: Beauty and Metamorphosis. Human Soul.
Toad: Associated with money and luck.
Toadstools: Male fertility and virility.
Thor’s Oak: Strength, Protection and Healing.
Thistles: Herb of protection. Milk Thistle.
Trifolium: Shamrock, national flower of Ireland and represents the Trinity.
Tanecetum: Traditional medicinal herb to relieve migraines.
Traveller’s Joy: Clematis represents safety.
Triple Moon Goddess: A Celtic symbol representing femininity and the three phases of the moon.
Treskelion: Personal Growth, Human Development and Spiritual Expansion.
Triquetra: Spiritual unity.