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This is a modern version of the Medieval Book of Hours, a tradition of handmade illuminated books containing prayers and illustrations for each day, or seven times a day (the Hours), in order that the owner could pray in concert with monasteries throughout Europe.

In this case the calligraphy is Nature's, without human words.
Even in deepest winter, the beginning of this year, I feel the images are dancing. They speak many emotions. They sing.

The resulting book will be a way in which owners, scattered through the world, can be mindful in concert with each other and these Garden Sprites in further years. These little paintings are themselves seeds.

Please check out MY OTHER ETSY SHOP, specifically for…

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  • Female
  • Born on May 23
  • Joined March 5, 2009

Favorite materials

oils, watercolor, thick condensed charcoal, love

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About

(continued from the shop-home page... )

This is a modern version of the Medieval Book of Hours, a tradition of handmade illuminated books containing prayers and illustrations for each day, or seven times a day (the Hours), in order that the owner could pray in concert with monasteries throughout Europe.

In this case the calligraphy is Nature's, without human words.
Even in deepest winter, the beginning of this year, I feel the images are dancing. They speak many emotions. They sing.

The resulting book will be a way in which owners, scattered through the world, can be mindful in concert with each other and these Garden Sprites in further years. These little paintings are themselves seeds.

Please check out MY OTHER ETSY SHOP, specifically for fine art prints, at www.SnakeBathDance.etsy.com.
You can also find more info on my website: www.moirabrown.com and the blog: http://moirabrown.wordpress.com if you'd like to see background and further work.

I'm a bi-continental American artist: live/work in a little village called Schlangenbad, Germany and RI/NYC in the U.S.

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