Main altar update

Main altar update

I tend to update my altar 4 times a year. The candles I update twice – once to signify the dark half of the year with black cherry candles – and the second to signify the light half of the year with currently the golden orange. I’m still not feeling...
Vernal Equinox Altar

Vernal Equinox Altar

Altar elements: The Celtic Knot Fountain as my well The Firebox area of the fireplace that have my black cherry candles for the dark half of the year The Texas Mesquite offering bowl made by a local artist The spring greenery intertwined with evergreen for ...

Parts of the shrine that I really like!

Well, I’m certainly not done with it, but there are parts of it that really, really work for me, and I’m deeply happy with them. My fire area, for one thing. I’ve decided the orange candles for the light half of the year do really well, and if you...

Working on my home shrine (altar)

For some reason, I don’t like the word, ‘shrine’. I don’t know why; I guess I need to think about my subconscious associations with the word. I think it gives me the wrong mental picture. For me, I see a gilt Christian Cross with an effigy of...

Sallying forth with a Home Shrine

As I was going over the ADF website’s section for the Dedicant Path, I ran across some helpful information on building your home shrine. I had already begun to contemplate this, for I have a working altar already at home, including small satellite shrines...