ARTZINE: What was the first work of art that spoke to you?


This Month –¬†What was the first work of art that spoke to you? I was trying to remember when it was that I first woke up to art, for instance when I first really looked at something and appreciated that someone had been inspired to create it, or when I first tried to create some art of my own. My mother was very keen that … Continue reading ARTZINE: What was the first work of art that spoke to you?

The Weighing of the Heart


Horus oversees the weighing of the heart. The heart of the deceased is being weighed against Ma’at by Anubis. Ma’at represents Truth & Justice. She is sometimes represented by her symbol the feather. If the scales balance all is well & the deceased continues on to meet Osiris. If the heart weighs heavy the deceased is devoured by the ever-waiting beast, Ammit. Pencil drawing with … Continue reading The Weighing of the Heart