Guiding Star - Cast Paper - Irish Art - Scottish - Celtic Wheel


Guiding Star
The Enlightenment that comes from wise mentors is the inspiration for this Celtic piece. Interestingly, This is the design for Inner Vision turned inside out, to represent the two guiding forces in Life. The internal and external.

The frame dimensions are 10" x 10" and 1" deep.

Pairs with "Inner Vision"

Paper Casting
Paper casting is to me the perfect medium. It allows me use almost every skill set. A typical piece begins as a drawing or two. Then I sculpt it in wax. This is a long refining process and often the image sculpted is far different that the drawing. Then I build a dam around the wax and pour a rubber mold directly off the surface. A casting is made by pressing wet cotton pulp into the mold and extracting the water. Then I finish the surface.
While every piece that emerges from the mold is about the same, no two are really painted the same. Maybe I would if I could, but the painting process is always in flux. I am always experimenting with ways of mixing colors or washes and hard edge or new pigments. I send about 75% of my time with the painted finishes.

About Mat Options
All Mats are acid free and this work includes the mat of your choice. See the pictures above to select your mat. Your piece will be painted to best match your mat.

About Frame Options
The frame dimensions are 10" x 10" and 1" deep.

Matted Only
Just the acid free mats - No Frame.

Black Frames are matte black anodized aluminum frames.

Shipping from United States

All Order is the continental U.S. placed by 12/17 should arrive in time for Christmas.
Each piece is hand made, hand-painted and there is a only 1 to 2 molds for each piece. These are not mass produced!! Please allow up to 7 days to ship, however in most cases items do ship in less than 3 days. If you need the item by a certain date please let me know and I will do everything I can to accommodate.


I guarantee complete satisfaction on every piece. In the rare event that something is not satisfactory please contact me and I will exchange or refund. I can only refund to the original purchaser, I will only exchange items received as gifts.

Reviews (2)


This is the 5th purchase I have made from this shop and everyone was a gift for a special person or occasion or time on someone's life. The recipients love them and always proudly display these very special works. Something special for every time of life can be found here.

This work is absolutely beautiful and diligently crafted. It includes a brief note on the back that demonstrates the art process and describes the artwork's message. This is a gift for someone and I know they will absolutely love it. Packaging was careful and this shipped very quickly.

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