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Our Background in Talismanic Art

Early in Paul’s work in metalsmithing, he started creating talismans using Paracelsus’ system of planetary timing for casting the metal, along with Qabalistic and Hermetic imagery for drawing in the influences desired, as well as ancient beads, stones, and other objects also imbued with sacred intelligence by past artisans. All these elements, when brought together […]

Glass: gems between Nature and Art

In our modern world, we don’t think much of glass- we don’t often consider the material, and when we do, it’s rarely held in high esteem. There are, of course, many talented artisans creating amazing pieces of art in glass, but for most of us, glass is a container, to be emptied and then reused, […]