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For Thomas

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For Elias

This piece was made by finger-painting on Bristol vellum and then cutting the pieces out by hand.  The background was made by dragging a piece of cardboard through the leftover paint on the palette, and then swiping it across the … Continue reading

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Filed under Cards for Cockayne Syndrome, Mixed-Media Art

Madonna and Child with Dolphins

The dolphin was an early symbol in Christian art. Because dolphins swim alongside boats, they represent Christ who guides believers to heaven. More about the dolphin as a symbol for Christ can be read here. More importantly to me, dolphins grieve … Continue reading


Filed under Christian Art, Christmas Time, Painting

Linoleum Block Icon Print

There’s an Icon exhibit coming up at a nearby church I’ve been visiting.  I decided to turn this drawing into a stamp. And then, just as I was about to start, I remembered how easily the last stamp split and … Continue reading


Filed under Art Stamping, Christmas Time, Drawings

Street Drummers in Liverpool



Filed under Painting