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Welcome, sacred soul! You are invited to explore a curious & unique world of Visionary Art & Inspiring Wonders.


Let's discover the mysteries of creativity together. 


Cultivate deep listening skills to hear the ancient echoes of wild wisdom, and find beauty, growth & transformation by embracing Art, Nature & Ritual for a more fulfilling,

magical & gratifying modern life.

Nature Attunement Guided Meditation is Available as a free Welcome Offering!

Where Shall We Send It?

Her Seven Swords

Flaming Sword

"HER SEVEN SWORDS" is a rare Woman's Mystery Studies course; a virtual series of journeys with the Holy Blessed Mother Mary. 

These explorations are designed to forge a personal relationship with this Enlightened Master. 

Join us as we initiate a powerful Healing Journey within this monthly series of 7 embodied rituals! 

Into the Depths


"INTO THE DEPTHS" is a unique Woman's Mystery Studies; a virtual series of journeys with the Dark Goddesses as powerful allies. 

This course of explorations is designed for catalyzing our Creativity & revealing our hidden beauty. 

Join us as we navigate a powerful Healing transformati within this monthly series of 13 embodied rituals! 

NEW Course Schedule
2023 Ritual Arts
Journey Series

Welcome to ALL who hold a passion for the creative adventure of engaging in life through joyful enthusiasm with Art, Nature & Ritual. This space welcomes those grounded within a healthy system of support, a curiosity to learn, and a response to the call from the Mysteries beckoning to dwell in a sacred container, to experience embodied ritual go deeper than you've explored before. If this resonates, you are welcomed with a willingness to show up for this deep psycho-spiritual work. I invite you to work with me. At this time all coursework is only available in English and in-person circles are most accessible to those in the Western NC communities. If an experiential, Earth-honoring path calls to you and you want to see how you may engage with us, please contact me here:

From the mysteries, 


- Cat Shepard | Founder & Creatrix, CShepard Arts

Ancient Echoes Studios + Ancient Echoes University

Candle Burning Ritual

Independent Reiki Master

Visionary Artist.

Investigative Researcher Educator & Practitioner of

the Ritual Arts &

Ecstatic Trance Forms

Cat Shepard's

Restorative Reiki Treatments
 ~ Spring Special ~
virtual one-hour session - $69*

*Offer good until May 1st, 2023

Receive profound & potently transformational breakthroughs, insights & fresh perspectives from anywhere on Mother Earth with a virtual Restorative Reiki Treatment or an
Intuitive Ancestral Reading with me!
I am a well-seasoned, experientially-trained ritual priestess,
an energy expert, creative visionary, Reiki Master/Teacher,
a DoorKeeper to Alternate Realities & an Elder Wisdom Keeper. 

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The art found here is rich in symbolism, steeped in mystery & infused with sacred intention.  During its creation, each work of art is ritually & intentionally infused with deeper, universal meanings, speaking directly with our Source connections, from within our imaginations  This serves as an awakening of our inner realms of creativity & stimulates our curiosity.

The purpose & intention of Cat's art & life is to explore the

Creative Mysteries with Art, Nature & Ritual as muses & guides for Evolutionary Growth for the Greater Good.


Cat's art prints on clothing, merch & home items are now available

with global shipping options!


Cat is actively intentional when creating her art & living life.  She is conscious of the powers of symbolism to touch the soul with unspoken meaning while being inspired by Nature, Ritual & the Creative Mysteries. With every artistic endeavor, Cat is deepening the search for universal themes that connect us all in art & life. By tuning into the forces of Nature, along with accessing the transformative power of Ritual, a spark of something Mystical & Magical is imbued into all her expressions and explorations.


Explore the possibilities for collaboratively creating your customized ritual tools, talismans, altarpieces & amulet jewelry!

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Cat's connection with the Mystery enriches the process & the results of her creative expression. She recognizes that the creative mysteries are working on, through & with us to help us transform our souls & our world while improving the quality of life for ALL.  When combined with nature's healing forces, Cat's works of art, catalyst-creativity consultations. & ritual arts instruction all have the potential to ignite changes, reawaken forgotten inner truths, & reconnect our souls with Nature & a sense of wholeness from within.


Commission your own original custom art & ritual tools!

Photo of Cat Shepard

by Esther Star c.2023

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NEW! Summer & Fall

2023 schedule available now!

Advanced Level, In-Depth Courses
Exploring the Creative Mysteries
with Art, Nature & Ritual
for enriching personal development, spiritual growth & creative evolution.

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Universal symbolism, creative expressions & the powerful tools of the experiential journey are shared while being inspired by Mystery.  In a personal session, she instructs participants in a variety of energetic practices & ancient technologies for going on inner journeys with Ecstatic Ritual Trance Forms left to us by our Ancestors' art. With every exploration, Cat is safely & purely accessing altered states, expanding consciousness naturally for finding inner wisdom, catalyzing transformation, healing ancestral damages, clearing unhealthy patterns, midwifing life transitions & reforging Source connections by tuning into the forces of

Nature & Divinity for the greatest good.

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It is a great pleasure & an honor to offer opportunities for creating powerful integrations for conscious enlightenment & restoring harmony, health & beauty on this precious little blue planet we call Home.

In this Ritual Arts Instruction, Cat combines ancient wisdom, embodied rituals & cutting-edge scientific knowledge with our primal instincts & higher consciousness for achieving a healthy dynamic balance with Nature, ourselves & in our lives for the greater good.


Welcome to Cat's Blogging Domain, an intriguing world of Creativity & Mystery. Here we open portals to mystical, magical, enchanting & sacred spaces. Enter & discover creative possibilities to explore & directly experience the Creative Mysteries.

This space is one of reflection & engagement, for living in a dynamic balance & harmony with the Cosmos. Come flourish with ancient & wild wisdom, as we transform & evolve together. Founding Intention: Embodying our healthiest & finest heart-aligned potential for the Greatest Good of All.

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