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Fashion isn't art? Who told you that bucket of crazy?

I myself don’t believe in the idea that fashion isn’t art, because I think fashion is a form of art. Sure fashion can be in art pieces but fashion by itself is also an art. 57 more words

Some Basic Iconography

(subtitle: Or, Knowing When St. Francis of Assisi Is St. Francis of Assisi)

How do you know what person a painter has painted in a picture? 610 more words

Sacred Arts

The Way of Beauty On-Line Course and Reimbursement Scholarship Opportunities

The mission of the Fra Angelico Institute for the Sacred Arts is to teach the truth, goodness, and beauty of God through the prayerful creation of sacred art. 585 more words

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Feast of St. Jerome

Blessed feast of St. Jerome!

St. Jerome, Doctor of the Church, patron of librarians, and translator of Holy Scripture into Latin (which version is now called the Vulgate), is particularly known for having been a grumpy or irascible saint. 440 more words

Feast Days

The Great Stupa of Universal Compassion (Bendigo, Australia)

The Great Stupa of Universal Compassion has been under construction in Victoria, Australia for the last 15 years. The site was blessed by the Dalai Lama of Tibet in 2007  when the initial concrete slab had been laid and the frame of the bottom level erected.   146 more words

Inspiration

Quick Lessons from the Catechism: Truth, Beauty and Sacred Art

In recent days, I have had the privilege to view some new sacred art recently created in Northern Italy. To say that this art is beautiful would be the understatement of the month. 237 more words

Quick Lessons From The CCC

Discipleship, Wisdom's Light, and the Art of Charles Bosseron Chambers

The Gospel of Luke 8:16-18 emphasizes that God desires us to respond to His generosity by using our gifts in union with His wisdom and grace. 559 more words

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