Guelph Potters Market held in Royal City Park, Guelph Ontario on May 26th and 27th from 10-5pm both days is please to welcome back Lisa Marcus of Mermaid Springs Pottery.
Lisa's work consists mainly of stoneware clay fired in cone-6 oxidation firing. Her pottery is thrown on the potter’s wheel as well as hand sculpted. Lisa's pots are often decorated with cats, trees, dragons, mermaids, and goddesses, they are meant for both everyday use and special occasions.
Visit Lisa's table under the trees at this years market.
My brother told me he's beginning to think I just don't know how to paint clothes. He's probably right honestly. But anyway, super excited about this piece. I have so many sappy things I want to say about the amazing, strong, powerful and independent goddesses here but I'll spare you (for now).
Altar with Zodiacal Frieze and heads of 12 Gods and Goddesses.
The ancient world was of Gods and Goddesses, not just Gods.
Pantheon of the ancient Rome:
Juno, Vesta, Minerva, Ceres, Diana, Venus,
Mars, Mercury, Jupiter, Neptune, Vulcan, Apollo
This is from Gabii, an ancient city of Latium, located 18 km (11 mi) due east of Rome.