Goddesses from Greek, Roman, Celtic, Native American, Egyptian, Middle Eastern, Scandinavian, and many other traditions are gathered here to enhance our understanding of the roles of the feminine deity. In learning about these archetypes, we come to recognize them in ourselves -to gain a clearer perception of our powers and weaknesses and to achieve a common thread, a link to the collective unconscious. Susan Seddon Boulet s magnificent paintings and Michael Babcock s insightful text offer a brilliant vision of the female pantheon.With paintings on one side and brief biographies on the other, these 48 fact-filled Knowledge Cards are a great source of condensed information all in a deck the size of a pack of playing cards! You ll learn essential facts about the featured art and artists in this concise, stimulating compilation. Perfect for connoisseurs, art fiends, students, teachers, and the purely inquisitive, this deck is sure to spark your curiosity and admiration, and to encourage you to learn more on your own.
Susan Seddon Boulet is a well-known visionary artist. She was born in Brazil in 1941, growing up on a citrus farm surrounded by the natural world. Eventually she settled in Oakland, CA where she lived until her death in 1997. The Goddesses Knowledge Cards are a collection of 48 of her paintings of goddesses from many different cultures, including the Greek, Roman, Celtic, Native American, Egyptian, Middle Eastern and Scandinavian. In her dream-like images we can experience the power and beauty of the Divine Feminine in all Her many guises. On the back of each card is a brief description of that goddess' story and her special power and spiritual meaning. Her name is given at the top. This deck is designed for learning and meditation rather than divination. The cards are not typically used for readings due to the text on the back. Susan Seddon Boulet is also the artist for the Animal Spirits Knowledge Cards.