Journal


nice stuff and updates 1

inspiring interview with Sybil Archibald on Abbey of the Arts. enjoyed to know the website too, run by the photographer Cristine Vaulters Paintner. I strongly recommend the works of both artists. + it’s amazing to see how bit by bit institutionalized beliefs are dissolving in the name of something bigger, which means a true spirituality and the real sense of religare – to bind together again. + my Etsy shop is up and running. had to price items a little above the price for direct sale, since we have to […]


new website + astroportraits 4

I finally managed to upload the new website. it’s all working properly. and it’s working fine on Internet Explorer, in spite of I was fearing, although I still recommend Firefox for viewing. the link for the Portuguese version still doesn’t take anywhere, but it’s just a matter of time. working on a portrait: I love to make portraits, I’m fascinated by the human figure. the ones I make I call Astroportraits, since they are based on your astrological profile. that’s how it works: before brainstorming your portrait I raise the […]


busy bee. 2

I’ve disappeared for a while for being involved in my new website development, which hopefully I will be able to upload tomorrow. it gave me a little more trouble than I expected, not really for the “technical” part but more for the layout. it did worth the while, I really liked the results. I’m also organizing La Etherea Officina, my official store for direct sales of originals, prints and portraiture. I also have a new mailing list, and if you want to sign in in order to get informed about […]


about "The Waterman" 2

(funny to have finished my depiction of Jesus Christ so close to Easter. I swear it was not on purpose. but the muses sometimes like coincidences. or, if you prefer, synchronicities.) well, it’s finally done, the first part of my most ambitious project so far. it’s the middle panel of The Waterman triptych, called Unio Mystica. it is a work full of symbolism and it’s impossible to unfold each one of them here, since each symbol leads to a myriad of things, either Bible passages or occult teachings. (anyway, long […]