Jesus and his friend 

I’ve just finished a painting that I was commissioned to do by a friend of mine who wanted to mark a new job appointment. It’s based on the well known Icon that was owned by Brother Roger from the Taisze community and depicts Jesus standing next to and with his arm around his friend. There…

Icons, prayer and being a visual learner

The new oratory (prayer room) at the Fenland Hermitage near Spalding has a copy of an icon that makes me chuckle and I just can’t help but smile when I look at it. With the child-like big eyed friendly depiction, the simply drawn painting draws me in. The icon is known as the ‘Icon of…