It has been a while since I last posted on here. July was a very hot month, and the paint was drying before I could put it onto the canvas. August was better, but there was difficult family news in the middle of the month; my father’s older brother died. This brings up so many… Read More September

A is for …

… a selection of saints with names beginning with a. Most of these are 8″ x 10″, but some are larger; 8″ x 20″ (Augustine, Ambrose and Alban) or 16″ x 20″ (Annunciation). Most are on Loxley Gold box canvas, apart from the Archangel diptych of Michael and Gabriel, which is on a different canvas.… Read More A is for …


  These are just a few pictures of doctors, nurses and others working in the field of medicine or medical care to help not just those around them but ultimately all of us. John Snow, Ai Fen and Li Wenliang, Florence Nightingale, Mary Slessor, Sister Agnes Valois, Irene Sendler, Ruth Pfau, Edith Cavell, Alice of… Read More Medicine

Spring 2020

Some new pictures for Spring 2020; Valaam Theotokos, God resting on the 8th day, the Seven Sleepers of Ephesus, Pope Francis, William Morgan, Christ Calming the Storm, the Flight into Egypt, the Holy Family at home, the Visitation, Li Wenliang and Ai Fen, Soren Kierkegaard, Refugees in Somalia, Children in Ethiopia, Aholiab and Bezalel making… Read More Spring 2020


I hope everyone is keeping safe and well during these difficult times. I had to revert to painting pictures of trees for a while, before finding my way back to the icons; it is not easy to keep going. My database skills are a shade rusty, but I am attempting to sort out a list… Read More Database