In modern Celtic tradition the Holy Spirit is represented as a bird, but not the peaceful and serene dove
landing on Jesus at his baptism.
The Wild Goose tells a different side of the Holy Spirit. To begin with, wild geese aren’t controllable,
you can’t restrain a wild goose and bend it to your will. They’re raucous and loud, unlike the sweet and
calming cooing of a dove, a goose’s call is strong, challenging, strident and unnerving - and just a bit
In much the same way the Spirit of God can be demanding and unsettling and at times even a little scary.
Printing and Sizing:
This item is 210mmX297mm and is printed on 300gsm card stock using our in-house printer. Each print is individually signed by Mary Fleeson and is packaged in a cellophane wrapper with a descriptive backing sheet explaining more about the piece and the Scriptorium. Comparitive sizing between our A4 prints and other cards can be found by clicking here.
UPDATE: Plastic Sleeves: We are currently attempting to source biodegradable sleeves for our greetings cards. Until we have sourced appropriate ones we are either shipping cards unpacked or using up existing packed cards to fulfil orders. We will attempt supply trade orders with celephane wrapped cards on request.