Patricia  Fitzgerald


This piece is entitled 'Lunulae'. I created it late last year, having been recently learning about gold leaf and experimenting, seeing where it would lead. It was an absolute pleasure to create, working intuitively as I mostly do, but bringing in real gold. There is something utterly beautiful about using gold is so delicate, your mere breath can have it all over the place! So you need to be ever so still, and focused...and that is pleasurable and calming. I love the way the light catches the gold, which has been sealed well to avoid tarnishing through oxidation. (Another thing I learned!) 

"Celtic Cross (Iona Crosses): Bridging Faith and Tradition in Intricate Elegance"

Nestled within the heart of Celtic history lies a symbol that beautifully weaves together the threads of faith and tradition – the Celtic Cross. Adorned with intricate patterns and often encircled, this iconic emblem stands as a testament to the harmonious blend of Christianity and Celtic heritage. Among its various iterations, the Iona Crosses emerge as unique and compelling expressions, symbolizing the connection between the earthly and the divine. In this blog post, we embark on a journey to explore the captivating world of Celtic Crosses, with a special focus on the enchanting Iona Crosses.

Unraveling the Mystique of Celtic Knots: A Journey Through Symbolism and Artistry

Celtic knots, with their intricate and mesmerizing designs, have captured the fascination of people around the world. These timeless creations are more than just artistic patterns; they are powerful symbols deeply rooted in Celtic culture and history. In this blog post, we will embark on a journey to unravel the mystique of Celtic knots, exploring their symbolism, significance, and the artistry that brings them to life.