Tag Archives: icon painting

Ancient Image Byzantine Icon Studio

Contemporary Art , “Ancient Image,  Byzantine Icon Studio   Tucked away in the colonia, a short distance from the historic downtown area of San Miguel Allende is a jewel of a studio not to be missed.  The studio is surrounded … Continue reading

Posted in Art and Icons | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

New Catholic Icon

Thoughts and reflections   I have been a practicing Christian all my life and half of that time dedicated to the practice of painting (writing) icons. Biblical text, liturgy, and prayer are my source of strength and comfort, just like … Continue reading

Posted in Art and Icons | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Un-created Light

Uncreated light is the light of life and a requirement for being alive, we cannot live without it any more than we can live without the sun. Actually, as I say this I am mistaken, this light does not require … Continue reading

Posted in new theology | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Women Iconographers

I would like to invite icon painters around the world to post their newest icon images. Icon painters potentially write spiritual truth which can come through reason as revelations or through logic which analyzes and sees patterns. Our intellect is … Continue reading

Posted in Art and Icons | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Renovation for Love

Valentin my dear husband called to me to come down and see what he found tucked in to the side of the mountain. It was a small little church, or shall I say, what was left of it. It had … Continue reading

Posted in Art and Icons | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

10 great reasons to take an Icon Workshop

At the Monastery of the Soledad   Sunday, May 15, 5:00 pm – Friday, May 20, 2:00 pm   1. More beauty in the world benefits everyone. Think of how wonderful it feels to see some accomplished piece of work, … Continue reading

Posted in Art and Icons, Classes | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Lent Any Time? Not an obsolete tradition.

“I believe in the sun even when it isn’t shining, I believe in love even when I am alone, I believe in God even when he is silent” WWII refugee   Ash Wednesday is over and Lent is expressed in … Continue reading

Posted in Art and Icons, Classes, lent | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment