What Christ sees hidden in me

Blenheim Palace is one of the most photographed buildings in England. Many pictures also encompass its lake with the Grand Bridge.  At first sighting, we think that it is made of solid stone. But it has a secret. For, inside the bridge are many rooms that were used to entertain the guests of the Dukes of [...]

The Circle

A 13th Century Pope wished to commission some works of art for St Peter's in Rome. To decide who he would employ, he sent a messenger to the most famous Italian artists of the day asking for examples of their craft. When the emissary reached Giotto in Florence, he received a shock. For on hearing [...]

The Painting

The artist opened her paint box, dampened her brush and started. Before her was a beautiful Tudor half timbered house complete with moat and gatehouse. She worked quickly on that hot summer's day. The picture developed and showed no sign of the many visitors who trooped passed her on they way to tour the building. [...]