B&W photos of New England

http://as16online.blogspot.co.uk/2010/06/featured-photographer-paul-wainwright.html If beautiful, simple, black and white images of old spaces, studies of light and shade and tranquillity are what you like – try this book of photos by Paul Wainwright.  And do read his website which is entertaining, personal and flavoursome. New England meeting houses.  Photographed in black and white, using a large formatContinue reading “B&W photos of New England”

Making Manifest by Dave Harrity

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uOSTVdDp9cA&feature=youtu.be   2 minute trailer on book on exercises, integrating faith and making, creating.   Dave Harrity: “Making Manifest: on faith, Creativity and the Kingdom at Hand”   Lots of interviews on Youtube. Simple to follow. Sounds good. It’s 28 days of meditations, prayers, things to do to be more creative. What’s not to like?Continue reading “Making Manifest by Dave Harrity”

Radical Welcome (11 mins)- Dan Wilt

Dan Wilt (a great communicator) talks of radical welcome – telling the life story of his wife’s Armenian grandmother, Siranouche and her experience and practice of extreme hospitality, which was how she survived the genocide of her people. From this and the book of Ruth in the bible, he unpacks what radical welcome is: to seeContinue reading “Radical Welcome (11 mins)- Dan Wilt”

Sister Corita Kent

Great introductory video to Corita’s work – CBS Video (still from prog above): http://www.cbsnews.com/news/corita-kent-an-overshadowed-pop-art-icon/ In the last photo above, the video interviewer and a curator look at one of her posters, where she typically took a commercial slogan and let it be a jumping off part which helps think spiritually. ( She mixed contemporary logos,Continue reading “Sister Corita Kent”