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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 […]


second panel finally in progress

I must confess I am proud of this one. 🙂 Ignis Aeris is the right panel of The Waterman triptych. it represents the elements Fire and Water, or the yang ones. the left panel will be called Terrae Aquae, and it will represent the ying elements Earth and Water. I didn’t intend to use too much symbolism in the side panels, since they are supposed to “frame” the main one, which I decided to call Unio Mystica (this is the very own you’ve been watching for a while, with the […]


the Divine is naked. 1

now I guess I can show the very beginning of my new creative effort, a project I’ve been cherished for a while, and that I decided to call The Waterman. I told my husband the other night: “I want to paint Jesus naked.” he just responded, after some of his characteristic little jokes, “just go ahead, my dear. you have my support.” I had confessed him that I had some apprehensions about it. not really religious ones, since I am not a Christian and I do not worship deities, but […]