About the Curators

  Thumbnail Gallery

by Artist's Name
by Diocese



  Richard Adams

  Camilla Brunschwyler   Armstrong

  Stefan Daniel Bell

  Wilfredo Benitez-Rivera

  Rachel Clearfield

  Ferris Cook

  Anne Pinkerton Davidson

  Barbara Desrosiers

  Gerard DiFalco

  Elizabeth Downs

  Episcopal Relief &   Development

  Isota Tucker Epes

  Debra Gabel

  Debbie Gale

  Gayle Gillette Hummel

  C. Robin Janning

  Nancy B. Johnston

  Joe Kenney

  Judy Gibson King

  The Rev. Caroline   Kramer

  Griffin Logue

  Judith McManis

  Jeanne Morrow

  Peter Murtough  

  Nan Nalder

  Jan Neal

  Michael Noyes

  Steve O'Loughlin

  Margaret Adams Parker

  The Rev. Ellen Francis   Poisson, OSH

  Suzanne Schleck

  Richard Sedlak

  Donna Shasteen

  Delda Skinner

  Kristy K. Smith

  Laura Fisher Smith

  Barbi Tinder

For She Is the Breadth of the Power of God   Jan Neal, Curator                                                                                                                             presented June 15, 2006



Mother of God - "Vatopedi
by Anne Pinkerton Davidson
(Acrylic gouache on birch panel, 2000, 16" x 12 1/2")
t. Mark's Episcopal Church - Coldwater, MI


The "Vatopedi" Mother of God icon , exemplifies the tender, loving nature of Mary, and reminds us of the nurturing we must take on in welcoming others into our churches. To bring others to the church is only the first step. To really grow, we must also make these newcomers feel at home and in community with us and with God.
I am inspired daily by the Holy Spirit in my icon writing. Beginning with prayer and meditation, I seek to create images of Christ and Mary, along with many other saints, which will serve as focal points for others in their spiritual lives. Icons provide a wonderful means of drawing others into deeper relationship with God, and providing windows into heaven.


   top of page

2006 The Episcopal Church and Visual Art