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In high school, my favorite art class assignment was to create a drawing utilizing various elements of a chosen subject or object. I had an image in my mind`s eye that I wanted to translate onto paper. 814 more words


Mapping the Wyrd

In the beginning there was a sacred thread.

A thread of binding, warp and weft.

A thread of binding, strand to strand.

In the formation of the thread, the world. 262 more words

Saint Joseph and Saint Helena!

Custom hand carved statues of St. Joseph and St. Helena.

Wait! Who is that little bugger sitting next to the woodcarvings?

Visio Divina - Praying with Art

Visio Divina follows the pattern of Lectio Divina using sacred art. It fosters the practice of sacred seeing.

Art and Prayer  http://www.prayerwindows.com/art-prayer/

Prayerful images can inspire viewers’ faith as well as their desire to be more creative. 367 more words


Beauty of Sacred Art

I think Sacred Art can be a way to draw us closer to God. Not just through teaching theology but also visually having an image to reflect upon. 173 more words


natural geometry

There is no pure geometry in the natural world, even the forms of crystals reveal the defiantly asymmetrical influence of the pressures of nature. It is human hands that fashion gemstones into perfect shapes, the raw and the rough are transformed into the straight and true, opaque is transformed into transparent. 448 more words