162 - True North
"Think not that you direct the course of love, for love… directs your course." - Kahlil Gibran
Kahlil Gibran was a Lebanese-American poet and artist - regarded as a bit of a literary and political rebel in his time, putting forth ideas that bucked conventional societal norms. It is said that because of an unrequited love, a relationship with an American woman ten years his senior and This quote, beautifully illustrated on this tile, gives the reader the feeling that one's love destiny was not dictated by social norms but by the language of the heart, which knows no boundaries.
True North Spiritile - #162
Houston Llew is an enameling artist of his own distinctive genre specializing in glass on copper artworks known as Spiritiles. In his kiln-hot Atlanta studio, each tile is made by hand using ground glass that is painted, then kiln-fired to copper and enveloped around a solid frame. Every Spiritile has its own story wrapped around the sides to match the iconic and inspiring moments drawn from life. These pieces are best enjoyed together in a collection that reflects your unique style and story. They are made to be gifted, collected, and treasured for years to come. Welcome to the family!