Tag Archives: San Miguel Allende

Adam and Eve Story

Bishop William Gregg at St Paul’s Anglican in San Miguel Allende gave another insightful sermon, first week in Lent. The first reading was from Genesis. The silly story we all know about snakes and trees and perfection. What did Eve … Continue reading

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Painting with Earth Pigments

Hexaemeron, means the period of six days in which God created the world. Icon workshops are usually five days long, painting mornings for 3 hours and the same in the afternoon; the 6th day is rest and refection, everyone takes … Continue reading

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Connection through Time and Place

The icon is an organic and dynamic piece of creation that has survived time to speak to us. Today as an icon painter in egg tempera, I try to maintain its universality rebellious at times, but with a sincere desire … Continue reading

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Icon Painting Workshops, Ossining, NY or Lewis, Delaware

Modern Iconography¬† We will return to April 10 to 15 2016 ¬† Mariandale Retreat Center, Ossining, NY I like to think the course is a meditation as well as an icon painting class. Monastic life holds the value of silence … Continue reading

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We are Living Conscious Stardust

4 billion years of connected molecules. The universe is pure gift, driven by energy which is continually transforming, moving, unstable and unpredictable. Try and imagine humanity along these lines; full of promise and possibilities without control, it is just happening. … Continue reading

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EGG TEMPERA, The Medium

I am a rebel icon painter and un-orthodox I have never been trained and schooled in the canons the Byzantine church set forth as doctrine, but I do love God with my whole heart, mind and soul and sincerely desire … Continue reading

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