DB Watchwords Blessings

Archive of the Mendocino Heritage Artists

Alphabets, Watchwords & Blessings

THE INNER MEANING OF THE ALPHABET

Dorr Bothwell in her studio, painting the letter G as the sacred spiral, linking microcosm and macrocosm, Inner Meaning of the Alphabet, Series 2 (1965). Photo by Bill Foote.

Meaning of the Alphabet (3rd Series): Completion

Omega and the letter I, Inner Meaning of the Alphabet (3rd Series): Completion by Dorr Bothwell (1966). Oil. Private collection.

Inner Meaning of the Alphabet (3rd Series): Generation

Letters C and D as twinned fertile wombs, Inner Meaning of the Alphabet (3rd Series): Generation by Dorr Bothwell (1966). Oil. Private collection.

WATCHWORDS

Watchword: Joy

Watchword: Joy by Dorr Bothwell (1964). Serigraph. Private collection.

Watchword: Peace

Watchword: Peace by Dorr Bothwell (1964). Serigraph. Private collection.

Watchword: Love

Watchword: Love by Dorr Bothwell (1964). Oil on canvas (42″ x 48″). Private collection.

Watchwords: Praise Prise Rise

Watchwords: Praise Prise Rise by Dorr Bothwell (1965). Serigraph. Private collection.

Watchword No. 6: Rest

Watchword No. 6: Rest by Dorr Bothwell (1966). Serigraph (20″ x 15″). Private collection.

BLESSINGS

God Bless You

God Bless You by Dorr Bothwell (1965). Serigraph. Private collection.

Dorr Bothwell printing God Bless You

Dorr Bothwell, in her Mendocino studio, printing the serigraph God Bless You. Photo: Bill Foote (1965).

The Cup

The Cup by Dorr Bothwell (1966). Serigraph. Private collection.

The Cup

The Cup by Dorr Bothwell (1966). Serigraph (18.25″ x 14.25″). Private collection.

LINKS
What is a Serigraph?
Mandalas, Icons, Shrines & Altars
Signs & Portents
Dorr Bothwell: Artwork
Dorr Bothwell in Her Own Words
Barebones Bothwell
Mendocino Heritage Artists
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