This unique piece is handmade using natural slate, which is a fine-grained metamorphic rock that has been used in Ireland mainly as roofing material for centuries.
First we create a design for each blessing with matching Celtic symbol, the text is typed in Celtic font as well. It is printed on very thin rice paper. Next step involves the cutting of the slate to the desired size, on which the printed blessing is attached.
OGHAM was an alphabet used by Celtic Druids around 2000 years ago to write the Old Irish language.
apx. 6x 15 cm