Fire Dance

Spirit of Hawaii

Oil on Canvas | 30″ x 42″ | 2012


“She is Pele-honou-mea, Pele of the sacred land. She rules the volcanos of Hawai’i and mankind has no power to resist her. When Pele is heard from, her word is the final word.” -Herb Kawainui Kane



Goddess Pele embodies the power to destroy and to create. Reflecting on all that I have created and destroyed in my own life journey I find myself asking guidance from Pele on many an occasion. Fire is an element I no longer fear for it creates great change