Category Archives: books on icons

Amazing Art and Iconographer in San Miguel Allende

Mary Jane Miller is fast becoming a voice for exploring new attitudes. Miller has been inspired for the past 25 years by the question, “What, besides spiritual awe, does religion tell us about the our human condition and our desire … Continue reading

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Undiscovered Women in the Christian Tradition

Cultural bias against women has to a large extent been overcome in the societies of developed nations, however, the tradition and status of women is still unfortunately inferior to men around the world. Jesus strongly promoted the dignity and equality … Continue reading

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Ancient Image, Sacred Lines, Write a Journal

There is no resource like this on the market, until now.   This is great resource for your church or school, a small book filled with spiritual imagery offering contemporary ideas with an old world feel for the divine. The … Continue reading

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Details and Explanations for Icons Painting

The materials, techniques and teachers are scarce, we find more info every day, Valentin like myself is self taught, we stumble around together joyfully making our offering to this great craft of icon painting/writing. Continue reading

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The “Medium” in the Art of Egg Tempera

Takes courage to own a Byzantine Icon and only time to learn you don’t want to live without one. May your life become an icon for others and all which surrounds you, a memory of the divine. Continue reading

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Books By Mary Jane Miller

A concise step-by-step introduction to egg tempera painting. Enjoy the art of Icon Painting at home with the help and guidance of icon artist and teacher. Continue reading

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Hodegitria, Mary the Saint

Saint Mary’s face reflects courage, sorrow and understanding, gazing at the viewer, silently waiting. She speaks volumes without words – Continue reading

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