Contemporary Retablos
Santa Antonia
My original area of interest is the retablo. Inspired by Miguel Martinez, I began painting saints and angels using my grandnieces and my daughter as models. While in San Miguel de Allente, I met a craftsman who fashioned large tin shadow boxes for me which allow the addition of ribbons and flowers. You can see one framing Santa Antonia. Then, last fall, I studied for three weeks in Florence, Italy painting and visiting museums. I have ideas that will last forever after seeing those amazing Madonnas.
To see a picture in more detail, click on the thumbnails or the names below.
Santa Antonia Christmas Hat Lolita Luke 2:10
Santa Antonia Christmas Hat Lolita Luke 2:10
To see more pictures in each of the other areas, click on the thumbnails or the names below.
Hortenzia Lelani 1 Grand Canal Home
Ladies of San Miguel Sweet Lelani Impressions of Italy Home
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