Unplanned Collaboration to Create “Descent”

I am always thrilled to create a painting that is interwoven with the rich creativity of more than one type of artist. The initial inspiration had been the song Descent by Steve Bell with lyrics from a poem by Malcolm Guite, poet/chaplain/teacher/singer from Cambridge, UK. The haunting melody is on Steve’s new Christmastide album, Keening…

Lo How a Rose E’er Blooming

Surrounded by inspiring music and poetry in my daily work environment,  I can’t help but let the inspiration splash over into my own art. Such a result came from the song Oracles, from Steve Bell’s new Christmastide album. Listening to the words of this song from Keening for the Dawn, resulted in the visual of a…