Air - The Curator

a bee resting on an asphodel bloom

The Element of Air

nesting. collecting. organizing. story. record keeping. documentation.


Correspondences

Season

Late Winter/Early Spring (around 3 February through Spring Equinox)

Lunar Cycle

Waxing Moon

Complimentary Elements

Cosmos, Earth

Direction

Above

NumbeR

6

Shape

hexagon

Landscape

air, wind

Plants

most aromatic plants, especially Lavender

Creatures

most birds and flying insects, especially the Bee

Human Body

breath, speech

Human Tools

broom, quill, bee skep, library

Colors

honey, grey, lavender

Archetype

The Curator

Epithets

Scribe, Scholar, Beekeeper, The Muse of Words and Writing

Celebration, Ritual, & Retreat

for organization, cleansing and planning

Offerings

honey, heathers

Greek Deities & Nature Spirits

Hermes, Athena, Melissae


In the Materia Mythica