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St David the Dendrite (part 3 of 3)

Here’s the icon of St David taking shape. It is painted on a long thin board, 25mm birch ply. This post is mostly photos but always happy to hear from you if you have any questions. 111 more words

Egg Tempera

Madonna Panel

I’ve started on another large panel – here are some images of the initial stages.  The gold is done, the initial roskrysh done, now I’m working on the first lights.

Calling on the Apostle of Hope

St Jude, or Thaddeus, has for centuries been known as the Patron Saint of The Impossible or ‘Hopeless Cases’. St Jude was a familiar name to us during childhood as Mum would often call on his help when things got difficult for friends or family at home or abroad. 213 more words

Christian Iconography

"The Fourth Dimension" Egg-Tempera/Oil-painting, 2010

“The Fourth Dimension”,2010.
Gesso,Tempera & oil-paint on MDF panel, 121 x 61 cm.

A work about four-dimensional light, female and egg shapes and about growing and rising. 22 more words


Thy Perfect Light

For our third and final year, we each worked on a festal icon of our choice. We were invited to study different prototoypes and design our own icon emphasising a particular aspect of the feast. 187 more words

Christian Iconography

Let's Celebrate Light and Life !

Let’s face it; without light things would be pretty dismal. In fact without light there would be no life.  In my painting career I have celebrated light in all of its incredible manifestations. 422 more words

Two RCAA artists featured as December Artist of the Month at Vigo library

Artwork by two River City Art Association members will be showcased throughout December in the RCAA Artist of the Month Gallery in the Vigo County Public Library in Terre Haute. 416 more words

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