A Little Sheepfold

The Good Shepherd and his sheep. He knows them all by name!     Good morning, friends!~          As we enter into Holy Week, I thought I’d share with you a bit about our atrium at my parish this. Last summer I began training as a Catechist in the Catechesis of the […]

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New Original: A Mother’s Prayer

       A few days ago I finished up a new painting, and although I was a little nervous about how it was going, I think it ended up looking nice. This is “A Mother’s Prayer“, and depicts a young women with a little baby, standing before an icon of Mary and the Christ […]

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New Art

   So far 2018 has seen me with two finished paintings! By the end of January I had put the finishing touches on “Candlemas Day” (above) and “Our Lady, Undoer of Knots” (below).   Each one was a challenge and such a fun project to work on….and I now have 8×10″ and 11×14″ prints in […]

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New Originals + Giveaway Winner!

   Good morning, friends! Hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving yesterday! I’ve just finished uploading several original pieces to  my etsy shop, just in time for the holiday season. There’s angels, New England Homecomings, and a little Madonna and child.  Click HERE to see what all is new! I’ve also got the winner for this […]

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Snow on Martinmas

    Here we are in November! And this is a great time to add another friend to your list of beloved saints— St. Martin of Tours! Need some help learning about him? Well, I can help with that! My first book to write and illustrate— Snow on Martinmas— is a great way (if I […]

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New Painting: Our Lady of Hope

    The weekend of all the violence in Charlottesville sent me out to the studio. Painting is my refuge, and that’s usually how I sort myself out– even, sometimes, before I realize just what I am sorting out– and that weekend was no different.   What came of that time painting was this piece— Our […]

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Stella Maris, Star of the Sea

   Stella Maris, Star of the Sea is one of my favorite names for the Virgin Mary. It is so evocative, with so much meaning. “Stella Maris” is Latin, meaning “star of the sea” and this moniker has been applied to Mary since medieval times, referencing Mary as the guiding force to Christ.   Because of […]

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