Floral Affair

by Maresa Lilley, SND on April 23, 2018 · 0 comments

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The luscious color here is from a friend’s photo of a centerpiece bouquet. It beckoned to be painted.

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Dignity 3

by Maresa Lilley, SND on April 20, 2018 · 0 comments

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This is another in my patriotic renderings of Lady Liberty…strong and sketchy.

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Daisies

by Maresa Lilley, SND on April 18, 2018 · 0 comments

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11×14″ oil paint on primed canvas panel; use ‘comment’ below to inquire.

This was a quick demo, so I am not so sure I am happy with it. It is striking me as a bit too dark and dramatic.

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Quiet Light

by Maresa Lilley, SND on April 17, 2018 · 0 comments

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8×8″ oil paint on gessoed artist board; use ‘comment’ below to inquire.

Here is another image of Mary painted from Greek or Roman standards of beauty. Hopefully she is painted as ancient yet ever new.

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Heart of Christ V

by Maresa Lilley, SND on April 13, 2018 · 0 comments

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I had a special request for a more realistic face among my sketchy ones in this series of Sacred Heart images, here is one attempt.

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Lead Me, Lord

by Maresa Lilley, SND on April 11, 2018 · 2 comments

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How Can This Be?

by Maresa Lilley, SND on April 9, 2018 · 0 comments

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Today the Church celebrates the Annunciation of the Angel Gabriel to Mary that God had chosen her to be the mother of Jesus, the Savior.

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Rock Spray

by Maresa Lilley, SND on April 6, 2018 · 0 comments

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And when the seas are calm, who does not love the mesmerizing power of the waves?

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Who Is He?

by Maresa Lilley, SND on April 4, 2018 · 0 comments

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When Jesus rose up in the boat to calm the seas, his disciples could only wonder:  Who is this man that even the wind and seas obey him? (Mk. 4:41)

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Shepherd Me

by Maresa Lilley, SND on April 2, 2018 · 0 comments

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Happy Easter Week to all. The stranger in the garden turns out to be our Shepherd and Lord.

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