Category Archives: Christianity

The Problem of Architecture (The Loss of Tribe)

Where has community gone? Why are so many lonely? The problem is architecture. 1) People’s houses are too big, so they don’t need to go somewhere else. If you live in a small apartment you might feel a need to … Continue reading

Posted in Architecture, Art, Christianity, Drawing, Philosophy | Tagged , , , , | 6 Comments

Accursed Are The Rich (The Rich Man and Lazarus)

I’ve just recently finished this drawing of the Rich Man and Lazarus, titled: Accursed Are The Rich [9 x 12 pen & ink on distressed paper]. I’ve had this parable on my mind for a long time. It is a … Continue reading

Posted in Christianity, Culture, DC, Drawing, Pen & Ink | Tagged , | 2 Comments

The Armor of God

Last month I worked on a few drawings of the armor of God. This is referencing the passage in Ephesians 6:10-20 Where St. Paul uses the imagery of a soldier to describe the life of saints (Followers of Christ). I … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Christianity, Culture, Drawing, Pen & Ink | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

My 30th Birthday

Today is my thirtieth birthday. So, I thought  I would write down some feelings, and lessons learned. I’ve been lucky. Life has been really good – great family, safe places to live, food and education. I’ve found ways to live … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Christianity, Drawing, Philosophy, Spirituality | 2 Comments

Save The Date: July 14th

You are invited to join me for the opening reception of my Exhibit Craft & Character [Part III: An Exploration of Light]. The reception will be held at the Workhouse Arts Center (The Old DC prison!), Building 5, from 6:00-9:00pm, … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Christianity, Culture, Drawing, Lorton, Pen & Ink, Spirituality | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Escapism and the Avenue to Heaven

I’ve mentioned before (in Making a Mark) how I’ve seen a few examples of Apathy in our culture. Recently I’ve also recognized Escapism in a few places in our culture. Often Apathy and Escapism go hand in hand. For example, … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Christianity, Culture, Drawing, Lorton, Pen & Ink, Philosophy, Religion, Spirituality, Sports | 4 Comments

Celtic Knots, Honesty and Prayer

I’ve been playing around recently with some Celtic patterns. My style of drawing lends itself to being able to do this kind of design with Pen & Ink. What is really different about my normal work in comparison is the … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Christianity, Culture, Drawing, Lorton, Pen & Ink, Philosophy, Religion, Spirituality | Tagged , , | Leave a comment