Originally this was an old limestone fence post used where there was a scarcity of wood. Martin reclaimed this limestone to create an intuitive carving made without plans from his artistic vision. This scepter symbolizes the power of the wild man. Martin used his homemade oil paints and 22k gold leaf to further enhance the carving.
“In ordinary life, a mentor can guide a young man through various disciplines, helping to bring him out of boyhood into manhood; and that in turn is associated not with body building, but with building an emotional body capable of containing more than one sort of ecstasy.”