shamanism

Original reindeer drawing with amanita muscaria pattern

Screen Printing Reindeer t shirt – Amanita Muscaria Shaman T Shirt

I made a short video of the process of screen printing my 2 color Amanita Muscaria Mushroom Shaman reindeer t shirt design. The design is based on an ink drawing I had done while studying Siberian Shamanism.  The shamanic cultures of Siberia often herd reindeer and consider them sacred animals. There are many interesting theories …

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Rod of Asclepius t shirt from Closet of Mysteries

Rod of Asclepius History Meaning and Symbolism Inspiring T Shirt Design

When I make a design, I like to research the symbolism to really understand it.  Recently, I designed a Rod of Asclepius; an ancient symbol most easily recognized from its symbolic use by the medical profession. Often confused with the Rod of Hermes or Caduceus which has two snakes wrapping a staff, the Rod of Asclepius …

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Gaia by Alex Gray [ainting of the psychedelic experience

Understanding visionary nature of plant medicines; psychedelic experience

Introduction Since the earliest times of human consciousness, people have been exploring the spirit world, the inner world, and the physical world through visionary practices.  Often, this has been done by intaking specific chemicals derived from plant medicines.  The pathways opened by the intake of these substances provide a number of effects which can include …

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