The Egyptian Oracle
This talisman features moving parts inscribed i with authentic hieroglyphic meaning. These hieroglyphs are numerological and related to the Hebrew alphabet l of which Skydin has taught at the Edgar Casey Center, NYC for many years
About the Artist
Skydin Zeal received a Master's and a minor with a concentration on painting, drawing and communications design, respectively. He has exhibited in Manhattan New York's Chelsea Fine arts district from 2000 to present. 15 years ago Skydin began to teach himself the art of metalsmithing. The subject matter of his current body of work is the result of his 8 years teaching at The Edgar Cayce Center of Manhattan, NY. These courses involved various practices for healing the soul. Part of Skydin's childhood was spent in shelters and institutions. The unending abuse followed him into adult life. Debilitating PTSD was the cause for years of homelessness on New York city streets. Substances and created artwork day and night, literally. "My 'Talismans' are initially created as sculptures when through a completely religious ascetic lifestyle, I receive divine instruction." -SZ Skydin was Creative Director of a Newspaper & enjoys promoting galleries that exhibit his work.
Art featured online at www.CourageArt.org