Category Archives: Paintings and Influences

The Presentation

The Presentation 36 x 36 oil and charcoal on canvas This week my painting titled The Presentation found a home in Arlington, Tennessee. Dallas and Stefanie visited my studio in the River Arts District of Asheville earlier in the month and called to tell … Continue reading

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The Unveiling (Gk: Apocalypse)

 Last year, my ninety-nine-year-old Aunt Lucy gave me her 1928 copy of The Drama of Christianity / An Interpretation of the Book of Revelation by S. L. Morris. She had received it when she joined the church at age twenty. … Continue reading

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ADVENT /INCARNATION III — EPIPHANY

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HAPPY NEW YEAR from SOLI DEO GLORIA STUDIO ADVENT Week 5  (December 29-January 6)  EPIPHANY We are still celebrating Advent. This first week of 2014 2015, when our calendars remind us that time is passing,…

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In the Garden

   The day before Good Friday, before Jesus was betrayed by Judas and tortured and crucified by the Roman occupiers, he prepared a meal for his disciples instituting the sacrament of Holy Communion and then spent the night wrestling In the Garden. This … Continue reading

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18 Ways of Seeing: Selected Bold Life Artists

Art is born and takes hold wherever there is a timeless and insatiable longing for the spiritual.   —  Andrei Tarkovsky We humans have an insatiable longing for the spiritual. We are body, mind, and spirit created to worship – to “give … Continue reading

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ADVENT /INCARNATION III — EPIPHANY

HAPPY NEW YEAR from SOLI DEO GLORIA STUDIO ADVENT Week 5  (December 29-January 6)  EPIPHANY We are still celebrating Advent. This first week of 2014 2015, when our calendars remind us that time is passing, consider things eternal: Celebrate Epiphany, the … Continue reading

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Advent / Incarnation I

December 5-12    ANNUNCIATION AND VISITATION Word Breathed      38 x 62 inches      oil on canvas The Annunciation “And now in the sixth month the angel Gabriel was sent from God . . .  And coming in he said to her, ‘Greetings, favored … Continue reading

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