Coal

Coal is like a butterfly of the earth in how it goes through a period of transformation from plant matter – it has different phases of development before it becomes coal. Coal is ancient and controversial – there’s issues of renewable resources and dirty fuel. Higher quality coal is called …

Copper

Copper is in many aspects of our daily lives because it is good at conducting heat and electricity. Copper is used in electrical appliances, the building industry, in your cutlery and at hospitals. It keeps boats barnacle-free, and is part of a bloodstream trace for a medical examination.  Remember the …

Crystal

This entry is a work in progress. In the Illawarra area, crystals were passed down from father to son and highly treasured, being linked with the crystal belt and wand of their God spirit. Biami’s partner is a luminous being covered in crystals. I just love this image… all the …

Opal

The penultimate Dreaming, and the one that propelled me on my spirit quest,  Opal bodes the return of the Great Spirit, its rainbow colours representing the bridge from which he descends from the heavens to the earth and back again. The creator, who had taught the people their tribal law …