Princess point Robert Johnson Hamilton artist

Cootes Paradise – RBG South Shore Cootes Paradise has a diverse and long history. The original habitants of the area, known as Princess Point people, first established themselves between AD 500 to 1000 and it was not until the early 1700s that Europeans began to arrive and settle in the area. In the 1780’s A…

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The Willow Robert Johnson

The Celtic meaning of willow has a long history of symbolism associated with metaphysical and ritual practices. Specifically, the willow wood has been (and still is) used in ceremonies intended for enhancement of psychic abilities, honoring the moon as well as increase the essence of love in our lives.

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Willow Robert Johnson Artist

Willow gives a glimpse of herself The willow tree’s association with the moon comes from the lunar influence on water, including tides. Fast-growing and long-lived, the weeping willow is ubiquitous in cemeteries, where its drooping shape is reminiscent of a grieving human. The willow’s regenerative properties, associated with everlasting life, mean that it can be…

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