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Concealing a Blemish

This post is going to consist mostly of photos to show how I dug a hole in the membrane making a terrible mess of our home project (mine is the Blessed Virgin) and then how I managed to repair the damage. 416 more words

Christian Iconography

August, 2015 Icon Workshop in Pecos, NM

August 23-29, 2015

At the Our Lady of Guadalupe Abbey in Pecos, NM, this workshop introduces students to the history, theology, and spirituality of the icon. 40 more words


July, 2015 Retablo Workshop in Pecos, NM

July 26 – Aug 1, 2015
This workshop at Our Lady of Guadalupe Abbey in Pecos, NM focuses on the religious art of the Northern New Mexico mountain villages. 71 more words


More from the ASBA Conference: Laurence Pierson

by Beth Stone, posted by Deb Shaw

At the Denver Botanic Gardens, Laurence Pierson demonstrated egg tempera on gesso panel. She mixes dry pigment with water using a colour shaper, adds a bit of alcohol if the particular pigment requires it to dissolve, and mixes in a bit of egg yolk. 122 more words

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First Floats and more first lights

Here’s some more in-progress images.  The first is of Peter, who is just starting to get the first lights layer.  You can see how the shape of everything is really defined by the lights. 99 more words