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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Holy Week

   And here it is, Holy Week. We are taking it quiet and slow here at our house. Although it has already been good– Audrey was an acolyte for the first time during the Palm Sunday Service. She did such a great job and was such a big kid. I was so proud of her!  […]

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Getting Creative for Candlemas

        When we first started exploring the liturgical year of the Christian church, one of my favorite things to learn about were the old holidays that you just dont hear about any more, with lovely lyrical names straight out of a Jane Austen novel. One of these lovely old holidays is today— […]

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The Feast of St. Brigid

   Good morning and happy Feast of St.Brigid! Brigid– or Brigid of Ireland, Bride of Ireland or “Mary of the Gael’– is one of my favorite saints. She was Irish, strong willed, inspiring, and giving.    The daughter of an Irish Chieftain and a slave woman, the story of Brigid is cloaked in legend, but one […]

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