Painting through the Liturgical Year

On a whim I started painting, on a further whim I started painting on liturgical themes, almost before I realised it I was painting through the liturgical year and so I thought I would put links and thumbnails to each of them in a single place.  At the foot of the page are the saints.

Introducing the Patriarchs and Matriarchs.

Advent Sunday

One of four icon styled paintings for each Sunday in Advent and following the traditional theme of patriarchs, prophets, John the Baptist and the Virgin Mary.  This the first is titled ‘Introducing the Matriarchs and Patriarchs’.

Oil from The Branch.

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Advent 2

One of four icon styled paintings for each Sunday in Advent and following the traditional theme of patriarchs, prophets, John the Baptist and the Virgin Mary.  This the second in the series is titled ‘Oil of Prophesy and Righteousness’.

Reed shaken by the wind

Advent 3

One of four icon styled paintings for each Sunday in Advent and following the traditional theme of patriarchs, prophets, John the Baptist and the Virgin Mary.  This the fourth is titled ‘Blessed be the fruit of your womb’.

Blessed be the fruit of thy womb.

Advent 4

One of four icon styled paintings for each Sunday in Advent and following the traditional theme of patriarchs, prophets, John the Baptist and the Virgin Mary.  This the fourth is titled ‘Blessed be the fruit of your womb’.

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The Fog will LiftChristmas Eve

Just what might Christmas hold.  This one is titled ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas’.

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Christmas DayChristmas Star

A companion piece to the 4 Advent icons.  Simply titled, ‘Christmas Star’.

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EpiphanyEpiphany

An abstract tryptic for Epiphany, developing the icon style of my Advent series.

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Baptism of our Lord.

Baptism of our Lord

Water and the dove from Luke’s Gospel.

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Candlemas

A piece titled ‘The Cusp’.  Exploring the visit to the Temple of Mary, Joseph and Jesus 40 days after Jesus’ birth.

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EasteAll doner Season

For the 40 days of Easter in 2015 I produced a small picture related to one aspect of the Easter story.  Rather than linking 40 posts I have linked the first one and if you are interested they just about follow one after another.  They series is  titled ‘Unremitting Joy’.

Refiners Fire

Pentecost

This piece called ‘Refiner’s Fire’ focuses on the Holy Spirit as an all consuming flame and the preciousness of those touched by it.

Saints

The saints are listed in alphabetic order, clicking on the picture will take you to the relative page when the picture was posted.

St Andrew

St Andrew